Gay bars, cafes and restaurants

Nightlife, Things to Do — By Aysegul Surenkok on September 25, 2010 at 11:46 am

Although the name reads out as “gay”, these places are visited by everyone. Nonetheless, they are a hub, a meeting place, a get-together casual bar or cafe…

1. Sugarclub Cafe

On the Istiklal Street, one of the oldest gay cafe&bars of the city. Best during the summer as it has an open-area section.

(0212) 245 96 00 – Saka Salim Sokak 3/A, Beyoğlu

Nar Pera

On Asmalımescit Street. This is indeed an everyone friendly place. Not just for one group.  A classic on Asmali.

(0212) 245 36 29 – Gönül Sokak 9/B, Asmalımescit

Tek Yön

On Sıraselviler Street. This is Istanbul’s largest gay club with a capacity of over 600 people. Ladies are rarely taken in…

Sıraselviler Caddesi 63, Taksim
For more do check the following list:

http://www.nileguide.com/destination/istanbul/bars-and-clubs/options?keywords=gay

Up under that link are 7 other very fine places…

Tags: Bars, Cafes, Clubs, Gay-friendly