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
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
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
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Up under that link are 7 other very fine places…