Palace Bar & Grill

South Beach

The Palace Bar & Grill, with the motto "Every Queen Needs a Palace" has been stage center since 1998 when it became the first gay restaurant/bar on Ocean Drive....

  • LGBTQ
  • Bar
  • 4.3
  • 1

Nikki Beach Miami

South Beach

At 1 Ocean Drive, Nikki Beach has been a South Beach landmark since 1998, offering sun and $25 beach-chair rentals by day and DJs by night. The beach party continues...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Lounge

Wood Tavern

Wynwood

Outdoor tables encourage conviviality at Wood Tavern, Wynwood's premier laid-back bar. It has made various list for best Irish coffee, best beer bar, douchiest bar....

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Club Aqua

Coral Way

The newly refurbished Club Aqua is the old Miami Gay Sauna Body Center, which opened in 1972. The clothing-optional facility in a tropical garden setting has gym,...

  • For Men
  • Sauna

The Wynwood Yard

Wynwood

The open-air Wynwood Yard is a pop-up entertainment and food hub, offering live music, festivals, activities like pilates and crafts and a place to hang out whatever

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Club Space

Downtown Miami

Enjoying flexible hours under a 24-hour liquor license, the futuristic Club Space has been a magnet for serious clubbers since 2000. Under new owners, the action...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Twist

South Beach

Opened in 1993, Twist is the longest running gay club in Miami and a hive of activity spread over seven different bars with a little bit of everything hot music....

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Clevelander Marlin Park

Little Havana

The Clevelander Marlin Park writes a new definition for "sports bar." An offspring of the Clevelander party hotel on Ocean Drive, it brings a South Beach vibe to the...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Score

South Beach

The gay-owned nightclub Score, around so long it can be call iconic, moved south from its original Lincoln Road location to 1437 Washington Ave. but continues to...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Jamboree Lounge

MiMo

Jamboree Lounge, on Biscayne Boulevard a few blocks south of 79th Street in an otherwise gentrifying neighborhood, is reputed to be Miami's oldest gay sleaze bar....

  • For Men
  • Bar

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts

Downtown

The largest performing arts center in Florida, the Arsht Center brings Broadway shows to Miami and is also the venue for classical, jazz , dance, opera and other...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Theater

American Airlines Arena

Downtown

The American Airlines Arena draws crowds to Miami Heat games and concerts by stars like Janet Jackson, Marc Anthony and Taylor Swift. A giant outdoor screen faces...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Azucar

Coral Gables

Azucar is a high-energy Latin bar and nightclub southwest of downtown Miami that has also been known as Sugar. Depending on the night, it offers cabaret, drag wars,

  • LGBTQ
  • Other

Ball & Chain

Calle Ocho

Ball & Chain is a major stop on history of Miami tours, but there's nothing dated about the legendary saloon with its live music, DJs, Latin eats, tropical...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Lounge

Bardot

Wynnwood

Bardot makes Zagat's lists of best lounges and best music venues, high on atmosphere but not so high on service, especially on the weekend, which begins onThursdays....

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Basement

Mid-Beach

The Basement is the over-the-top nightclub Ian Schrager of Studio 54 developed in The Edition Hotel. Lots of neon, top musical acts and DJs, but the fun doesn't stop...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Blue Martini

Brickell

The upscale Blue Martini offers live music, dancing, tapas, daily specials and champagne as well as 42 different kinds of martinis in its Miami location in the Shops

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Brick House

Wynwood

The Brick House is a 1920s house turned full-bar beer garden with music supplied by DJs. Known for its craft brews and small-batch whiskies.

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Cabaret South Beach

South Beach

Cabaret South Beach in the National Hotel is a live music venue with multiple performers and house piano players every night. Musical genres are wide-ranging. A...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Churchill's Pub

Little Haiti

A musical and cultural mecca since 1979 , Churchill's Pub is famous for local bands, pool tables, televised soccer and serious drinking. Punk rock? Jazz? Depends...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Music Venue

Copa Room

South Beach

The Copa Room, on the old Mansion site, is an all-inclusive club with dancers, Vegas-style impersonators of famous singers, aerial acrobats, pool tables. Similar to...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Coyo Taco

Wynwood

Out front Coyo Taco looks like a taqueria joint, but past the bathrooms through an unmarked door is a secret lounge with more than 50 different kinds of Tequila and...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Craft Social Club

South Point

Located way down on the south end of Miami Beach in the Mercury Hotel, Craft Social Club puts a new spin on craft cocktails, announcing it's not a nightclub but a...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Lounge

Dugout Sports Bar

Wynwood

The Dugout Sports Bar in Wynnwood welcomes all sports fans but caters to the LGBTQ crowd. Owner/bartender runs the place like Cheers. The Dugout's FB page posts what

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Gramps

Wynwood

At counter-culture Gramps, you sit indoors or out, down craft beers or crafty cocktails and - depending on the night - enjoy live entertainment ranging from DJs to...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Lagniappe

Midtown

Lagniappe has music every night from 9 p.m. to midnight inside or in the garden. Zagat compares it to "an old New Orleans parlor from the jazz age." Its menu...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Pub

Liv at the Fountainbleau

Mid-Miami Beach

Liv is the swank, high-octane nightclub/lounge inside the opulent Fontainebleau Hotel offering live performances across music formats and DJs who spin rock, hip hop...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Magic City Casino

Magic City Casino, added to the historic Flagler Dog Track in 2008, serves up Las Vegas-style gambling nightly with a Latin beat. Games of chance include 800...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other

Mango's Tropical Cafe

South Beach

Daytime Mango's Tropical Cafe is a bustling Ocean Drive eatery, but come nightfall, it's a sizzling nightclub with a Latin beat. The non-stop entertainment includes...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Mansion

South Beach

The Mansion is known for pricey hot and heavy partying in rooms devoted to hip hop, house and progressive. Once an Art Deco movie theater, it is now one of South...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub