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Queer East London – Where the cool, the trendy, the underground and the edgy collide for a colourful cross section of characters to create one of the city’s most edgy gay bar and club scenes!


Gay East London Bars

Old Ship

17 Barnes Street, Limehouse, London E14 7NW

Go to our guide gay bars in London that are open for the latest information, or click on the Old Ship to find out what’s on.

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BJ’s White Swan

556 Commercial Street, London, E14 7JD

A legend in its own lifetime. Recently revamped. A night out at BJ’s White Swan is always great night out.


512 Kingsland Road, London E8 4AE

Conveniently placed on a main artery East of the city, at 512 Kingsland Road from whence the venue gets its name, Village512 is at the very heart of East London’s queer community.

Dalston Superstore

117 Kingsland Road, Dalston, London E8 2PB 

Across two floors, Dalston Superstore hosts a range of fabulous alternative queer shows and queer party nights.

The Divine

Dalston Superstore
Dalston Superstore

Way Out Club 

The Minories, 64-73 Minories, London EC3N 1JL 

Men Only Venues 

Bunker Bar 

217 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1V 1JN

Home of Club CP the session for those that love spanking and punishment. With nights such as Fist, Jack Off, Tribe, Joxxx, Buff, Skinheads and Squaddies you get the drift. Check listings to see what´s on tonight! 

One of the capital’s longest running nights for TV and TS girls and their admirers. A fabulous night of cabaret, performance, dancing and fun every Saturday.

E15 Sauna

6 Leytonstone Road, London E15 1SE 

Jumbo spa, sauna, steam room, cafe, TV room, and a blacked-out basement for underground fun with a local crowd of East London style lads and gay gents. Billing itself as ‘a relaxing place to unwind’, Sailors have a sauna (obvs), hydro pool, steam room, video room, terrace and wet area – all situated over three themed floors of carnal delights.

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