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From the buzzing streets of Soho to the gay villages of Vauxhall and East London, via the popular local spots in greater London, there's a gay bar that's right for you just a short tube ride away or a mere hop, skip and a mince on your ol' lallies.
 
Circa

Circa

Circa

14/01/17: We love a bit of Circa! Social, sexy, and Soho-adjecent, it’s great for shimmying and sipping the night away in a bustling, glitzy setting.

 
Ku

Ku

Ku Bar

07/01/17: Always a rip-roaring Saturday night, Ku showed us last Saturday that London’s gays, girls and Sohocialites, have not only already shrugged off Dry January, but probably don’t even know what Dry January is.

 
Halfway 2 Heaven

Halfway 2 Heaven

Halfway II Heaven

07/01/17:If it wasn’t for the rainbow flags and the pictures of drag queens decorating the walls, you could be mistaken to think that Halfway II Heaven is like any other pub.

 
NYE Soho Bar Crawl

NYE Soho Bar Crawl

Soho

Photography: chrisjepson.com

 
Anthem: Old Skool Reunion

Anthem: Old Skool Reunion

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

23/12/16: Christmas is a time for tradition and nostalgia, when people travel home to find out exactly how much their childhood bedroom and everything around it have shrunk.

 
George & Dragon

George & Dragon

George & Dragon 31/12/16: Greenwich late night boozer was going OFF on New Year’s Eve!
 
Central Station

Central Station

Central Station

23/12/16: Central Station’s lovely! It’s in a great location just down the road from Kings Cross, and it’s great inside – velvet curtains, a Christmas tree, friendly bar staff, it’s all very festive.

 
Comptons of Soho

Comptons of Soho

Comptons of Soho

17/12/16: ’Twas the Saturday before Christmas and all through Soho, not a hot man was stirring - ’cos they’re all in Comptons...oh.

 
Ku Bar

Ku Bar

Ku Bar

17/12/16: Ku have had a brand spanking new neon-spattered refurb and are continuing to hold their crown in the London gay scene with jewel juddering aplomb!

 
Comptons of Soho

Comptons of Soho

Comptons of Soho

15/12/16: Despite the full moon and its well-known hair-growing virtues, we did not solely find the usual assortment of bears, otters, silver foxes and wolves during our visit to that venerable institution that is Comptons on Thursday.

 
Sunday Social

Sunday Social

Royal Vauxhall Tavern

18/12/16: Comptons is one of our absolute faves, and it was going OFF for their Christmas extravaganza on Thursday.

 
Comptons Of Soho

Comptons Of Soho

Comptons of Soho

08/12/16: Comptons is one of our absolute faves, and it was going OFF for their Christmas extravaganza on Thursday.

 
KU 21st Birthday

KU 21st Birthday

Ku Bar

08/12/16: One of Soho’s best loved and most glittering institution turned into a fully fledged adult on Thursday.

 
Klub

Klub

Ku Bar

10/12/16: If you’re looking for the hottest bar in town, look no further - Ku Bar serves you all that you need for an amazing night out, and Saturday night was no exception.

 
Ku

Ku

Ku Bar

03/12/16: Our boys at KU know how to put on a good night, and they’ve got LOADS going on over the Christmas period.

 
New Bloomsbury Set

New Bloomsbury Set

New Bloomsbury Set

26/11/16: The New Bloomsbury Set is a perfect place for a winter warmer! What’s a winter warmer, you ask?

 
BJ’s White Swan

BJ’s White Swan

White Swan

26/11/16: We hopped on the DLR to Limehouse on Saturday night, and careered over to iconic and much-loved East London venue, The White Swan! It’s always a laugh getting the DLR – it’s like a rollercoaster you can drink alcohol on. Not that we drink alcohol on public transport of course, because that’s illegal.

 
Klub

Klub

Ku Bar

19/11/16: Our pals over at Klub enjoyed a frenetic, outrageous Saturday night as always!

 
The Old Ship

The Old Ship

Old Ship

13/11/16: “Hey hey, set me free, Stupid Cupid stop picking on me!” Miss Terry Tour had us out of our seats on Sunday Night for a cabaret spectacular from the people who brought you Cake and Cabaret down at the Old Ship!

 
West 5

West 5

West 5

12/11/16: West 5 was the place to be on Saturday night for fans of RuPaul’s Drag Race.