Lesbian Bars in London
While most LGBT nights in London are just simply marked as "gay nights", it made sense to make a list comprising of some of the best bars in the capital designed specifically for the lesbian community, because they're a top notch crowd. From raving clubs, to sophisticated bars and casual, friendly pubs, read our recommended list of the best lesbian bars in London and have yourself a hootenanny.
Last updated on 7th October 2016
While not strictly a gay bar in London, Freedom is still a trusted night out for the city's lesbian community. Head on down to the plush party basement for commercial hits, private booths, late night DJs and more.
RVT's spiritual sister, the Retro Bar is the queen for the alternative lesbian night in London. A nice little gem that often goes unnoticed due to its nondescript location, its quaint and quirky vibe offers a nice change of scenery. With a retro jukebox blaring all the classics and alternative/indie hits, it's arguably one of the best bars out there catered for the lesbian community.
A fun-filled and naughty nook in the heart of the East, Dalston Superstore is one of the wildest gay bars in London thanks to an ever inviting roster of roaring nights, DJ parties, top notch entertainment and buzzing drinks deals.
When it comes to late night DJ sets, heaving entertainment and one of the best dancefloors in London, nothing quite says lesbian clubbing in the city like Heaven. From a roster of residencies to drinks deals, this isn't one to miss out on.
An elegant and stylish club designed with the lesbian community in mind, Soho's She is a newer addition to the lesbian scene. With a chic interior design and impressive attention to detail, they host a range of interesting nights that always keep you on your toes. The only venue in the capital created specifically for lesbians, it's great for after-work drinks or meeting the club's many colourful characters.
Tuesday nights at Ku Bar is the weekly lesbian night "Ruby Tuesdays", and has proved a successful and popular night amongst the lesbian community. A free entry night that promises a hectic evening for those involved, there's cheap drinks and the latest tunes guaranteeing you a night that you won't forget.
Renowned in the gay nightlife scene, Royal Vauxhall Tavern is quite the raucous night out. Their Tuesday night Bar Wotever is especially popular amongst the lesbian crowd but still attracts a friendly mix of individuals. Arty and flamboyant, it is not pretentious whatsoever and with a host of events from DJs, comedy and poetry readings, there's always something going on.