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POSH is the largest gay club in the Arab world. It has a state-of-the-art lighting and sound...
A gay-friendly cafe that serves some of the best coffee in Beirut. It has quite a bohemian vibe....
Ego is a gay after-party that takes place at Projekt Beirut after POSH closes. The action kicks off...
Although not officially a gay club, B 018 attracts a gay crowd. Expect EDM and different themed...