Gay and Lesbian


You can find this swank Chelsea lounge, which is popular with the neighborhood's gay contingency, nestled between 7th and 8th Avenues. The relatively laid-back regulars enjoy the place's eclectic interior, which includes a very bar-like front...  Read More

g lounge

Ask the neighborhood folks where you should head if you want to enjoy Manhattan in an upscale setting, and they'll most likely point you toward g, located between 7th and 8th Avenues. The lounge's minimalist décor seems to foster a laid-back,...  Read More

Townhouse Bar of New York

The dress code is strictly enforced in this three-part gay club. In other words, don't bother going if you are dressed casually. You will see more suits than anything else, so look the part if you want to get in. The dark wood and lush fabrics...  Read More

West Village
The Monster

Bring cash to this euphoric gathering place in the heart of the Village, which features a wide repertoire of entertainment, from drag shows to bawdy show tune sing-alongs. TRAIN: 1 to Christopher St-Sheridan Sq

Billed as the "First and Only Gay Sports Bar" in the city, GYM caters to Chelsea's sporting crowd with fun themes, great music and terrific daily drink specials. The comfortable redbrick building that houses GYM has been beautifully restored,...  Read More


A popular gathering spot for Williamsburg's gay residents, Metropolitan offers an inviting, low-key environment that is good for mingling, catching up with old friends or gathering your thoughts by the fireside. Background music is provided by a...  Read More