Gay Bars in Brighton

We do think that you should have known this by now, but don't worry if no one has told you yet, we're happy to fill you in; Brighton is the most bustling gay capital in the UK! Amazing! So now that you're clued in, it's right about time that we shared some of the best gay bars and clubs in the city, don't you think? From raucous late night hotspots to slick retreats, Brighton's gay scene has no limits. Check out our recommendations for some of the best gay bars in Brighton, be you looking for a dancefloor to wile the night away or a fun filled party bar with laid back vibes. 

Last updated on 19th January 2018

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Get up close and personal with some microphones at this great gay speed-dating event in Brighton. See if that potential partner can carry a tune to your satisfaction, and have a blast while you do at this super fun singing extravaganza.

19:00 - 22:00
Dating, Karaoke, Something A Little Different
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Looking for a place to snooze and schmooze on a visit or night out in Brighton? This hotel-cum-party bar is just the ticket. From the main bar boasting panoramic sea views to a party club downstairs boasting a top notch selection of chart hits and pop doozies, Legends boast a plethora of events and activities all year round. This is undoubtedly one of Brighton's best gay bars.

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As arguably the number 1 drag venue in Brighton, The Queen's Arms is a fun, easy-going venue that welcomes everyone with a huge smile and a kiss on the cheek. Showcasing live drag music and burlesque performances, the venue is known for it's laid back approach to nearly everything. Trust us, you won't forget a night out at this gay club in Brighton.

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Kemptown

Charles Street

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If you know anything of the gay scene in Brighton, a bar and club like Charles Street is sure to be on your party hit list. Boasting two floors of rowdy weekend entertainment and budget friendly pre-party drinks, Charles Street wont break the bank and its certainly something of a dancefloor frenzy when the moment takes. Drag nights are also something of a frenzy at Charles Street where lewd behaviour and laughter go hand in hand. 

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Kemptown

FunkyFish on Marine Parade is a fun-loving bar and club that's constantly pushing boundaries and taking things to the next level. Hosting a number of gay events and drag performances throughout the year, it's become a popular venue in Brighton's gay scene. Grab a drink, grab your mates and shake long into the wee hours at this fun club in Brighton.

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Kemptown

Marlborough Pub & Theatre

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Infamous for its top notch entertainment, hearty chow and proud Pride vibes, The Marlborough is a gay pub and theatre in Brighton for those after good company and belly-aching chuckles. With a theatre upstairs, there's no shortage of theatrics and colourful characters at The Marlborough; a must visit for those who like to mingle, tuck into a few board games and drink the night away.

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Club Revenge

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If you're looking to drink, work your mojo on the dancefloor and get a little silly, we've just the venue for you. One of Brighton's biggest and best gay party hotspots, there's no end to the frivolous fun in store at Club Revenge. With three floors and two dance floors boasting some of the best in commercial tracks and party hits, Club Revenge is the play to let your hair down and release that inner dance floor demon.

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