Knee High Stocking Co.

Capitol Hill

Only ringing the bell of the minimally marked, unassuming door and reserving a seat will get you into this prohibition-era-themed speakeasy. Specialty cocktails are...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Other
  • 5
  • 1

Kremwerk

Seattle, Downtown

This trendy electronic dance club welcomes queers of all kinds and isn't on Capitol Hill. It hosts a series of themed evenings to meet the needs of the less...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub
  • 4
  • 1

Madison Pub

Capitol Hill

Though marketed as a bear bar, Madison Pub now attracts queer folks of all genders. Its two pool tables, low-key sports bar feel, friendly patrons, and strong

  • For Men
  • Bar

Seattle Women's Armwrestling Tournament (SWAT)

SoDo

Have you ever been bummed that you missed the era when women got together in old airplane hangars in the industrial district to arm wrestle and dance and drink...

  • For Women
  • Party

Diesel

Capitol Hill

Seattle's only bear bar that is geared toward bikers, Diesel is a relaxed environment with two bars, a pool table, cheap food and strong drinks....

  • For Men
  • Bar

R Place Nightclub

Capitol Hill

R Place Nightclub is technically a gay man's bar but is Seattle's staple for queers who want to dance the night away almost any night of the week. Complete with...

  • For Men
  • Nightclub

The Saloon

Mount Baker

Opened in early 2017 by the owners of the Feed Store, The Saloon is a cozy craft cocktail bar with a kitsch decor accented with wagon-wheel furniture, table games...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

The Cuff Complex

Capitol Hill

One of Capitol Hill's most popular leather bars, The Cuff Complex pours strong drinks, hosts themed nights, dance parties, and is always a hefty dose of leather...

  • For Men
  • Nightclub
  • 3
  • 1

The Wildrose

Capitol Hill

As Seattle's last remaining lesbian bar, it's worth your time to stop into the Wildrose if only for its 30-year-old legacy, a cheap drink, and quality people...

  • For Women
  • Bar

C. C. attles

Capitol Hill

Known for its exceptionally strong drinks and nudey pictures, C.C.attle's is a laid-back gay bar that offers pub food, cocktails and themed nights. Those who like to...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Changes

Wallingford

Changes is one of Seattle's few gay bars away from congested Capitol Hill. Located in Wallingford, this dive bar is a great destination for cheap cocktails, beer,...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Maxim's

Columbia City

Maxim's is great for quick bar food and probably the most talented karaoke night in Seattle. Stop by this cavernous bar for one of its many queer-themed events...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Neighbours Nightclub

Capitol Hill

Neighbours Nightclub is Seattle's only dance club that stays open until 4 am. The club offers themed dance parties, underage (18 +) entrance between 2 am and 4 am, a...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Night Crush

Downtown

For those who remember Lick, one of Seattle's favorite parties that is no more, Night Crush is a direct descendent.  This "hella queer" party happens monthly at...

  • LGBTQ
  • Party

Outwest Bar

West Seattle

West Seattle's only gay bar, Outwest offers karaoke, dancing, bingo and movie nights in a low-key environment. Though the bar itself is a fairly recent addition, its...

  • For Women
  • Bar

Pony

Capitol Hill

Plastered with photos of naked men and hung with phallic pinatas, Pony caters to the gay male in search of stiff drinks, dancing and shenanigans. Though the bar...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Purr

Capitol Hill

There is never a shortage of cruising happening at this local hotspot. Though initially intended as a lesbian bar, Purr Cocktail Lounge primarily attracts a younger...

  • For Men
  • Lounge

Q Nightclub

Capitol Hill

This enormous multilevel lounge and nightclub is complete with private booths, two dance floors, a balcony, two bars, and electronic DJs who avoid the top 40s at all...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Nightclub

Re-Bar

Downtown

Re-Bar is home to many lesbian and queer dance parties, performances and events. The dark, vibey space features different nightly themes, DJs across genres, and a...

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar

Seattle Eagle

Capitol Hill

One of the most popular gay bars in the city, Seattle Eagle is a gritty leather bar that frequently offers themed nights and dance parties. Queer-identifying folks...

  • For Men
  • Bar

Shade

Capitol Hill

Shade is Seattle's self proclaimed "Opulent Queer Empire" - a non-binary dance party that happens monthly at Capitol Hill's vegan punk bar, The Highline.  Shade...

  • LGBTQ
  • Party

The Crescent Lounge

Capitol Hill

The Crescent Lounge is a crowded dive bar that is known all over the city for its karaoke nights. Though geared toward an LGBTQ patronage, expect to find straight

  • LGBTQ-friendly
  • Bar