You'll Never Get Enough Of Miami's 10 Best Gay Clubs



Despite Miami's rep for being one of the most gay-friendly cities in America (okay, we've got nothing on San Francisco, but we're still gayer than, say, Tuscaloosa), finding a good gay bar here can sometimes be a complicated dance. There are, of course, the usual haunts. The ones that have been around for decades, that everyone knows (even all our straight friends). Places like Score and Twist, both on South Beach and both with a reputation for being prime party spots for men who love men. 

But if you're just visiting, or even if you just came out and want to finally check out a few LGBTQ-friendly spots, it can be difficult, especially if you're searching for something a bit...different. That's why 10Best has scoured its resources for info on all the best places for the queer men and ladies (and gender non-conforming) folks who just want to go out and get a drink with other folks with whom they might have more in common. Gay bars for men are definitely easier to find than lesbian bars (to the point that we felt the need to include events like Aqua Girl in order to have more for the ladies), but whatever your flavor, we've got something here for you. 




You've never been to a better Latin drag club than the oh-so-memorable Azucar Nightclub. This ultra-hot gay Latin nightclub is just the place to go to enjoy the best drag entertainment off of South Beach. Thursday nights are Drag War nights and...  Read More




The Floppy Rooster is a no-holds-barred gay bar where anything goes. Sure, you can come simply to enjoy their 2-for-1 specials (8pm to midnight) but let's face it. Most folks come here for the live entertainment. This is, after all, a venue full...  Read More




Billing itself as a New York style Piano Lounge, The Magnum Lounge has great music, show tunes, piano work, and delicious food all under one roof. The staff make you feel like you're a regular even if its your first go-round. There's an outdoor...  Read More




Club Boi has been the staple of South Florida's urban gay nightlife since 2002 and has dominated the scene ever since. Now located in the heart of South Beach, right on Washington Avenue, the latest reincarnation of Club Boi is actually now a...  Read More




While bars and clubs specifically catered to lesbians in Miami are rare, there are a couple events that LGBTQ ladies can look forward to throughout the year where they are appreciated for the goddesses that they are. One of those is the Women's...  Read More




Now in its 23rd year, the Palace is the first and only gay restaurant/bar on Ocean Drive. Located at 1200 Ocean Drive in the heart of the Art Deco District, Palace has entertained countless men and women for decades. In February 2011, Palace...  Read More




When people ask you about gay clubs in Miami, the very first one they'll mention is Score. Score has been around for-ever and there's a reason for it. Or many reasons, really. Sure, the drinks are a bit pricier than you'd like, and you might not...  Read More




You would think that as gay-friendly a town as Miami is that we would have rampant lesbian clubs and bars throughout. And yet it seems that while we've got some long-standing establishments for the gay men in the Magic City, there is very little...  Read More




Ever so popular with the gay community in the 305, this South Beach club has been keeping the party going for nearly two decades now, and they don't seem to be showing any signs of slowing down. This multilevel complex features seven bars (some...  Read More




Queer folk looking for a laid-back bar with delicious, well-crafted cocktails the likes you find at many other South Beach and Wynwood-area spots will find just what they're searching for at the Bar at Hotel Gaythering. Hotel Gaythering, Miami...  Read More


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Meet Priscilla Blossom

Pris Blossom is a freelance writer and feminist mama with a love for travel, writing, music, film, craft beer, yoga, museums, cultural anthropology, and her awesome kid.

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