Gay and Lesbian clubs are hard to search for in any city, so here is a great list of the top clubs in Florence. Tabasco is the oldest and most famous gay club in Florence. It was founded in 1974 in the height of disco. Tabasco club is located just off of Piazza della Signoria in a very small piazza, look the exact address up so you won’t get lost. The other more famous gay club is Y.A.G. bar. It is located on Via de’ Macci right off of Piazza Santa Croce. A popular area to gather, especially in the summertime, Santa Croce is home to many of the popular locales.
Crisco Club and Hard Bar 85 are underground clubs that wake up during the late evening hours. They have member cards that you must purchase to enter. They are also very hardcore gay clubs, some nights without lights, some with night swimming and saunas. There are theme nights for gay men and also for lesbians. On Saturday nights at the frequented night club DORIS, Fairy Gold club takes over. They perform drag shows and fill the 3 floors of dancing with house music by the most talented DJs in Florence. Tenax club outside the city center, has a mix of both gay and straight communities each night. Makes each night even more exciting.
Florence offers many types of gay club throughout the center and outside. Find your preferred nightlife spot and stop by for a cocktail or a bit of dancing.