Bars and Clubs for Gays

1 Hollywood Road, Central 蘇豪荷李活道1號低層
852 2868 1316
Weekday opening times: Tue-Thu 22:00 - 03:00
Weekend opening times: Fri 18:00 - 06:00; Sat 22:00 - 06:00

The legendary Propaganda is one of the longest-running and largest dance clubs in Hong Kong.  Whether you love it or hate it, Propaganda continues to be the place to dance into the early hours of the morning after the bars have closed.
The entrance to Propaganda is halfway down a narrow alley called Ezra Lane which is just off Hollywood Road.  Closed Sundays.  Nearest MRT – Central Station
Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐)

Zoo Bar
G/F, 33 Jervois Street, Sheung Wan
852 3583 1200
Weekday opening times: Mon-Thu 18:30 - 02:30; Fri 18:30 - 03:30
Weekend opening times: Sat 19:00 - 03:30; Sun 19:00 - 02:30

Feel like a party animal?  This lion’s den of a bar has become a roaring success, attracting the party crowd intent on a great night out.  Relatively small, but stylish black interior, fabulous cocktails and sizzling music make Zoo Bar one of the most popular gay hangouts in Hong Kong.
Zoo is very busy on Friday and Saturday nights when he crowd overflows onto the street outside.  Sundays and weekdays are rather quiet.  Regular special events – check Zoo’s Facebook page for details.  MTR Sheung Wan (Exit A2)
Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐)

Volume BEAT
G/F 62 Jervois Steet, Sheung Wan, Central
852 2857 7683
Weekday opening times: 19:00 - 02:00
Weekend opening times: 19:00 - 03:30

The hottest gay bar and party venue in town. Expect to be razzled and dazzled with a modern twist classic hits and the latest releases from resident DJ’s including DJ Stonedog & Steve Lush DJ. Volume hosts regular special events and parties including monthly gay quiz nights, gay bingo, weekly karaoke, daily happy hours.

Don’t miss
BEAT – Karaoke – Sing your heart out with hostess Cleo at the new popular weekly KARAOKE evening at BEAT. Happy hour until 10pm.
BIG GAY QUIZ NIGHT – Monthly quiz night with quiz master Shaun, It’s fun and free to enter. Bring your own team or join one on the night.
Check their website or Facebook page for the current agenda.
Volume BEAT is located just across the street from Zoo Bar.
Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐)

Café Queen
237 Queens Road West, Central
852 2799 2883 Free WiFi
Weekday opening times: 12:00 - late evening
Weekend opening times: Sat 12:00 - late evening

A new dining venue from the Volume team.  The stylish Café Queen is perfect for those want to unwind with a laptop during business hours or chill out later with a cocktail before hitting the Volume BEAT club.
Cafe Queen offers a set lunch, a snack menu, full à la carte menu and daily happy hours from 5pm – 8pm.  Closed Sundays.
Located in the office and restaurant hub on Queens Road.  MTR Sheung Wan (Exit A).  Basement access also possible via Jervois Street through Volume BEAT.
Features: bar, cafe, restaurant, free wi-fi (酒吧, 咖啡馆, 餐厅, 免费无线上网)

T:ME (Time Bar)
B/F, 65 Hollywood Road, Central
852 2332 6565
Weekday opening times: 18:30 - 02:00
Weekend opening times: Sat 18:30 - 02:00

The theme here is all about taking time out to relax and enjoy a drink or two with friends.  This long, narrow, glass-fronted gay bar with a chic/industrial feel inside tends to be busier earlier in the evening than other bars.
The entrance to T:ME is at the back alley of the building on Man Hing Lane.
Features: bar, music (酒吧, 音乐)

Club 97
9 Lan Kwai Fong, Central
852 2186 1897
Weekday opening times: Mon-Thu 18:00 - 02:00; Fri 18:00 - 04:00
Weekend opening times: Sat 20:00 - 04:00; Sun 20:00 - 03:00

Popular mainstream bar in Lan Kwai Fong with some of the freshest beats around, delivered by talented local and international DJ’s. Club 97 has been part of the Hong Kong nightlife for over 30 years.  Friday night is gay-popular.  Daily happy hour.
Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐)

9/F Jardine Centre, 50 Jardine's Bazaar, Causeway Bay
852 9717 4223
Weekday opening times: 21:00 - 05:00
Weekend opening times: 21:00 - 05:00

Formerly “Explode Bar & Karaoke”, X-Bar is a funky karaoke bar.  Main room is open for everyone to take their turn at the microphone.  Separate VIP room can be booked for private events.  Open nightly from 9pm.
Features: bar, music, karaoke (酒吧, 音乐, 卡拉OK)

3/F Allways Centre, 468 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay 銅鑼灣謝菲道468號百達中心三樓
852 2838 1456
Weekday opening times: 20:00 - 03:30
Weekend opening times: 20:00 - 04:00

Lab is one of the longest-running karaoke bars on Hong Kong Island.  Gay-popular and trendy atmosphere.
Features: bar, music, karaoke (酒吧, 音乐, 卡拉OK)

Boo Bar
5/F Pearl Oriental Tower, 225 Nathan Road, Jordan
852 2736 6168
Weekday opening times: 21:00 - 02:00
Weekend opening times: 21:00 - 03:00

Popular, stylish karaoke & dance bar in Kowloon that attracts bears and their friends.  We particularly like the comfortable seating, illuminated bar top and cute waiters in Boo Bar’s trademark orange overalls.  The bar has a state-of-the-art karaoke system which is put to very good use by talented customers.  A warm welcome is offered to all.
On the last Saturday of each month, karaoke is replaced by a DJ for a dance party night.  A great place to hang out any night of the week but particularly busy on Friday and Saturday (standing room only!).  Happy hour between 7-9pm.  MRT – Jordon (Exit C1)
Features: bar, music, dancing, karaoke (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐, 卡拉OK)

New Wally Matt Lounge
UG/F Austin Tower, 152 Austin Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
852 2721 2568
Weekday opening times: 17:00 - 03:00
Weekend opening times: 17:00 - 03:00

Wally Matt is a bit of a gay Hong Kong institution.  When it opened in the 50′s as the ‘Waltzing Matilda’, it was one of the first gay bars in Hong Kong.  The bar was renamed the ‘New Wally Matt Lounge’ in 1990 and moved to its new location in 2012.
Wally Matt provides a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere for both Westerners and Asians to meet and enjoy a drink or two.  Friendly staff.  Free WiFi.
Features: bar, music, restaurant, internet access (酒吧, 音乐, 餐厅, 互联网)

Tony’s Bar
5A Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui
852 2723 2726

Tony’s Bar looks and feels more like a traditional pub albeit with two big chandlers hanging from the ceiling.  Comfortable ‘booth’ type seating and value for money drinks.
Karaoke screens are mounted on the walls, and the microphone is passed around from one person to another.  Electronic dart board at the rear.  Attracts a mostly local crowd.
Features: bar, music, karaoke (酒吧, 音乐, 卡拉OK)

Bars and Clubs for Lesbian

Club 64
G/F 12-14 Wing Wah Lane, Central, 2523-2801. Mainly lesbian crowd.
Home Entertainment Club
18/F Circle Plaza, 499 Hennessy Rd, Causeway Bay, 2891-3266, email. Lesbian Pub and Karaoke.

U-Turn Café & Bar
3/F Cheung Hing Commercial Bld, 37-41 Cochrane St (above Dublin Jack Pub, next to the Central escalator, enter on Gage St), Central , 2851-1833, email. A fashionable, hot bar for gays and lesbians. Trendy music. A comfortable place for upscale locals to meet visitors. When it's your birthday, get a complimentary cake to share your happiness! Open Mon-Fri from 6pm-4am and Sat and holidays from 8pm till the wee hours.

6/F Allways Centre, 468 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay, 2904-7207, 2904-7213 . Mostly lesbian crowd. 香港銅鑼灣謝菲道468號百達中心六樓

Loft Bar De
2/F 126-128 Lockhart Rd, Wanchai (above Hin Ho restaurant), 2866-3268.