Gay San Diego
San Diego is known for its stunning beaches, craft beer, chiselled Californian men and large gay community.
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About San Diego
San Diego used to have a reputation as being a conservative military city, however today it is a bastion of relaxed Californian living. San Diego is famous for its friendly locals, year-round sunshine, stunning beaches and its energy-filled gay community. The gay scene in the city is prominent and passionate, there are countless gay-owned, and gay-focused bars, cafes, restaurants and shops.
San Diego’s gay scene is spread throughout the city, however, the epicentre of gay culture is located in the Hillcrest neighbourhood. Here LGBT+ individuals dominate the streets. The Hillcrest area is packed full of organic eateries, trendy boutiques and small scale art galleries. San Diego is a hub of gay culture, creativity and expression.
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MO’s Bar & Grill
Gay bar & restaurant and a hotspot for the LGBT community in San Diego. MO’s Bar &...
Popular gay video bar in San Diego (since 1983). Flicks has games, karaoke, and over 15,000 video...
#1 Fifth Avenue
Legendary gay bar in San Diego’s Hillcrest gay village. #1 Fifth Ave has excellent view for...
Martinis Above Fourth
This upmarket, award-winning San Diego gay bar offers a contemporary lounge space, casual fine...
San Diego Eagle
San Diego Eagle is a gay cruise bar in the centre of town offering a masculine and intimate...
Gay bar in San Diego’s North Park. Pecs Bar serves great drinks at reasonable prices and has...
Intimate neighbourhood gay bar, located in Historic University Heights in San Diego. Cheers is down...
Fiesta Cantina – Hillcrest
This lively, gay-friendly bar & restaurant in Hillcrest serves delicious Mexican plates with a...