Wet Dreams

Zona Romantica

For men only, the gay lounge bar Wet Dreams is home to the first shower strip show in Puerto Vallarta. Amateur hour in the shower is held every Sunday and Monday.

  • For Men
  • Lounge
  • 4.5
  • 1

Bar Frida

Zona Romantica

Bar Frida is a cozy neighborhood gay bar with a jukebox where people share tables and make new friends. Drinks are reasonable, even more so with daily specials and...

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar
  • 5
  • 1

Apaches

Olas Altas

Lesbian-owned and gay-staffed, Apaches Martini Bar & Bistro is a hole-in-the-wall neighborhood bar with a convivial sidewalk terrace. Arrive early to stake out a...

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar

La Noche

Zona Romantica

La Noche is a night club on three levels. It offers a rooftop bar and garden with views of the city and surrounding mountains. On the main floor are DJs, go-go boys...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub
  • 4.7
  • 2

Mr. Flamingo

Zona Romantica

Opened in 2016, Mr. Flamingo is a fun gay cocktail and martini bar within reach of other gay nightlife standards La Noche, CC Slaughters and Paco's Ranch. The vibe...

  • For Men
  • Bar
  • 5
  • 2

CC Slaughters Puerto Vallarta

Zona Romantica

The gay-owned CC Slaughters PV is a late-night and early-morning dance club and lounge, cousin to one of the same name in Portland, Ore. Open seven nights a week...

  • For Men
  • Nightclub
  • 4.7
  • 1

Spartacus Spa-Sauna for Men

Zona Romantica

Spartacus Spa-Sauna is spread over four floors and offers all the comforts, including steam, sauna, jacuzzi, nude sunbathing, outdoor pool, bar, rooftop terrace,

  • For Men
  • Sauna
  • 5
  • 1

Antropology

City Center

Antropology is a men-only stripper bar, a parade of friendly and attractive 20- to 25-somethings. There is a cover, but check with your hotel or at the gay beaches

  • For Men
  • Bar
  • 5
  • 1

Incanto

Zona Romantica

Incanto is a sweet little spot along the River Cuale in the historic south side of town, a performance space for local theater, music, art, comedy and literary...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Theater
  • 5
  • 1

La Cueva Cantina

Amapas

La Cueva (the cave) is a gay-owned and gay-staffed cowboy cantina for an older crowd. It has pool table, videos, karaoke, drink specials and internet. Some nights if

  • For Men
  • Bar
  • 5
  • 1

Los Amigos

Zona Romantica

It's just good times with good friends (old and new) at Los Amigos, a no-frills, no-pretense gay cantina with no cover and no desigher cocktails. What you'll find is...

  • For Men
  • Bar
  • 5
  • 1

Cantina La Margarita

Zona Romantica

Not surprisingly, gay-friendly Cantina La Margarita has the margarita down pat. The secret is in the fresh juices. And the margarita of the day is only 30 pesos...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Vancouver Wings Fluvial

Fluvial Vallarta

Vancouver Wings lays claim to having the spiciest chicken wings in Mexico. The sports bar features more than two dozen flavors, the favorite being Salsa Incomible...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Blue Sunset Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

Los Muertos Beach

At the Blue Chairs Resort, the Blue Sunset Rooftop Bar & Restaurant has an unbeatable view for sunset-watching, made all the more attractive by the go-go boys....

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Pub
  • 3
  • 2

Aaron's Rainbow Room

Zona Romantica

The gay-owned Aaron's Rainbow room is a bar and restaurant with drag shows, two daily happy hours, karaoke and a fabulous outdoor patio.

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Act II Mainstage

Zona Romantica

Gay-friendly and gay-staffed, Act II Main Stage brings an always entertaining assortment of musicals, plays, drag shows and concerts in English and Spanish to...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Theater

Act II Stages - Red Room

Zona Romantica

Part of Act II Productions, the Red Room of Backstage presents local and international comedy, improv, impersonations, monologues and drag performances in a cabaret

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Theater

Anónimo

Zona Romantica

Just a block off the beach and around the corner from the bustling Apaches, Anónimo is an intimate little bar with music videos, eye-candy bartenders and about the

  • LGBTQ
  • Pub

Bar El Solar

5 de diciembre

El Solar is a cool little beach bar with spirits, craft beer, dancing and DJs on Friday nights and live music on Wednesdays and Saturdays. It is on Playa Camarones,...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Crow's Nest Bar

Zona Romantica

The gay-owned Crow's Nest Bar, located upstairs in The Swedes restaurant in Olas Altas, is popular with LGBT-Q locals and tourists, because of its friendly

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Cuates & Cuetes

Los Muertos Beach

Around since 1993, Cuates & Cuetes - or Buddies and Fireworks - is a restaurant-bar in the middle of the fun and good times at Los Muertos Beach, with the...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Café

Diva's

Romantic Zone

Diva's gay bar is a neighborhood spot that recalls Puerto Vallarta's Hollywood roots by hanging photos of old film stars, including the sultry Ava Gardner, who was...

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar

El Patio de Mi Casa

El Centro

The artsy El Patio de Mi Casa is a hipster hangout with vegan-friendly food, artisan beer, craft cocktails, guest DJs, movie screenings and local and international

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Café

Encore Piano Bar

Zona Romantica

In the Act II Entertainment complex, the gay-owned and gay-staffed Encore Piano Bar attracts a mixed crowd with martinis and music. Weekly events include Martini...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Fiesta Bar & Lounge

Zona Romantica

With a gay waitstaff, Fiesta Bar & Lounge is indeed a fiesta, offering affordable prices, billiards, comedy shows, live music, snacks and internet. Happy hour

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar

Garbo Piano Bar

Zona Romantica

Garbo Piano Bar offers a gay-friendly atmosphere, live music, special performances and an attentive staff. With an owner behind the bar, it features some of the best

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Gay Vallarta Bar Hopping Tour

Zona Romantica

Gay-owned, gay-operated, Gay Vallarta Bar Hopping Tour offers Thirsty Thursday, Social Friday and Fabulous Saturday tours. Weekends include dinner. VIP treatment...

  • LGBTQ
  • Other

La Cervecería Unión

Malecón

Unión is the flagship beer at La Cervecería Unión, but it's only one of some four dozen craft beers it offers from all over Mexico, especially from microbreweries in...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Pub

Paco's Ranch

Zona Romantica

Long the center of gay nightlife in Puerto Vallarta, Paco's Ranch is one of the city's most popular late-night gay clubs, known for its international music mix and...

  • For Men
  • Nightclub

Sama Martini Lounge

Zona Romantica

The cozy Sama Martini Lounge, next to The Palm Hotel, is an upscale gay bar with a white leather lounge. Sit outside on the Olas Altas terrace or inside with the AC.

  • LGBTQ
  • Lounge