Rumors Bar & Grill

Wilton Manors

Everyone parties at Rumors, which celebrates diversity in its video bar, Martini lounge, sports bar and patio. For those who were here before, this used to be...

  • LGBTQ
  • Nightclub

13|Even

Wilton Manors

13|Even, a cozy bar serving wine, craft beer and tapas, is the offshoot of the late New Moon, a long-running lesbian bar. Partners Nancy and Carol recently...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar
  • 4
  • 1

Hunters

Wilton Manors

Formerly Boom nightclub, Hunters is an East Coast sibling to clubs in Palm Springs and Chicago. Happy hour generally runs from 4 pm to 9 pm (noon to 8 pm on...

  • For Men
  • Nightclub

Elbo Room

Fort Lauderdale Beach South

Elbo Room, a spring-break favorite long before "Where the Boys Are," has year around live bands and DJ dancing. Around since 1938, it's a breezy dive bar with an

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

G Spot

Wilton Manors

"If you're here, you've found it" is the motto of G Spot, a bar for girls who like girls. By day, it's a sports bar. Evenings, it morphs into a full-fledged...

  • For Women
  • Nightclub
  • 4.7
  • 1

Georgie's Alibi Monkey Bar

Wilton Manors

Georgie's Alibi, a long-standing gay nightclub, has theme nights, special events and live entertainment. VJs play Top 40 with a little Country and some Oldies. The

  • For Men
  • Nightclub

Mona's

East Sunrise

You can't miss Mona's in a flamingo pink building by the railroad tracks on East Sunrise. In business for nearly two decade, the fun neighborhood bar has free pool...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Ramrod

Wilton Manors

Ramrod has been a heavy-duty cruise bar for the leather set since 1994. Dark and gritty, it features over-the-edge music and wild light shows after midnight on...

  • For Men
  • Cruising

Progress Bar

Wilton Manors

Formerly the New Moon, Progress Bar continues the space's longtime lesbian tradition by hosting a ladies night with DJ Citizen Jane on Wednesdays. The rest of the...

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar

Blue Martini

Galleria Mall

The Blue Martini has 42 signature Martinis plus champagne, live entertainment, DJs and a Ladies Night Out on Wednesdays. It attracts a local crowd but also has

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Lounge

Blue Jean Blues

Galt Ocean Mile

Blue Jean Blues offers live jazz and blues nightly with the music beginning at happy hour. Nosh on starters, pizza, sandwiches throughout the day and into the night.

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Boardwalk

Wilton Manors

Boardwalk is a male strip club with go-go boys and drag shows. Events vary by night with a "New Meat Contest" on Wednesdays where hot boys can audition for the show....

  • For Men
  • Show

Cafe Vico Piano Bar

North Federal Highway (US1)

Cafe Vico has added a piano bar to the menu with a performer every night and three on weekends, playing jazz to disco. During the winter season, there are special...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Clubhouse II Bath House

Coral Ridge

The membership-only Clubhouse II has steam, sauna, whirlpool, video lounge, maze and nightly and weekly specials. Tuesday is Leather Night with free pizza. Thursdays...

  • For Men
  • Sauna

Cubby Hole

North Federal Highway

Billing itself as "The Best Little Butch Bar in Fort Lauderdale," the Cubby Hole is a bear/leather bar that attracts both a daytime and nighttime crowd with a...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Culture Room

Oakland Park

The Culture Room is a general admission, standing-room-only concert venue on two levels. A smoking patio has a live feed of the show. In a strip mall, it features

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Gigi's Music Cafe

Sunrise

Like Kit Porter in "The L Word," Gigi Brown combines her love of music and food in Gigi's Music Cafe in a strip mall with an AMC multiplex theater. Inside the...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Lounge

Himmarshee Village

Downtown

Himmarshee Historic District, the oldest section of downtown, is a concentration of bars, music venues, clubs, cafes and restaurants. It's adjacent to the River Walk...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

leBoy

East Sunrise

Male models take the stage nightly at le Boy, whose tagline is "Where the Boys Are." In a previous reincarnation, it was the long-running Johnny's, known for its...

  • For Men
  • Show

Lips

Oakland Park

Like Lips drag-queen dinner shows in New York, San Diego and Atlanta, Lips Fort Lauderdale stages nightly extravaganzas, a Sunday brunch, an X-rated show on...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Mai Kai

Oakland Park

A local landmark since 1956, the Mai Kai is a "Grand Polynesian Palace of Tiki" and is on the Register of Historic Places. Elaborately landscaped with palms and...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Mawwah Hookah

Sunrise

Way west - on the other side of the Florida Turnpike - Mawwah Hookah is far from the maddening tourist crowd, but this largest hookah lounge in South Florida is one...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Naked Grape Wine and Tapas

Wilton Manors

The Naked Grape Wine and Tapas is a rustic wine bar with patio serving small plates and a great cheese selection. Go for the table-side mozzarella preparation! It...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Off the Hookah

Riverwalk

Formerly Voodoo Lounge, Off the Hookah is a steamy dance club with DJs, live entertainment and belly dancers. Don't go in if you don't want to be filmed and

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Rhythm & Vine

North Federal Highway

Rhythm & Vine re-creates a backyard party with faux grass, thrift-store chic furniture, an Impression rotation of food trucks and craft beers and cocktails

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Scandals Saloon

Wilton Manors

Scandal's is a Western-style saloon with country music, country dancing, a "Country Queens" drag show, two-step and line-dancing lessons and a Gay Rodeo weekend....

  • For Men
  • Nightclub

Seminole Hard Rock Casino

Hollywood

Seminole Hard Rock is the largest casino in South Florida with over 2,000 slots, more than 90 table games (including Asian), slot rooms, a blackjack pit and and 50

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Smarty Pants

Oakland Park

Smarty Pants is a mostly neighborhood gay bar and has been - under a series of names - for more than 30 years. In Times Square Plaza behind a mattress factory, it...

  • For Men
  • Bar

The Corner Pub

Wilton Manors

The Corner Pub is a small and comfy neighborhood gay bar with happy hour from 11 am to 9:30 pm, a jukebox, two pool tables, a pool league and theme nights. It often

  • For Men
  • Bar

The Manor Complex

Wilton Manors

The mega Manor Complex is 16,000 square feet (almost 6,500 sq m) of party space hung with Swarovski red crystal chandeliers and featuring the two-level Epic...

  • LGBTQ
  • Nightclub