Gay Leicester Bars, Clubs and Hotels

Gay Leicester Bars, Clubs and Hotels

Leicester has a small, compact and friendly gay scene. There are two gay bars and one gay club.

Leicester is a city in the Midlands with a small, friendly gay scene. It was also the resting place of Richard III from his death in 1485 until his body was discovered in 2012.

Leicester Gay Bars

A popular gay bar in Leicester with drag cabaret shows. There are open mic nights, quiz nights and DJ sets.

The drag shows are worth checking out.



Updated: 20-Mar-2019

34 Dover St, Leicester

Weekday: Mon-Thurs: 17:00-00:00 Fri: 17:00-02:00
Weekend: Sat: 15:00-02:00 Sun: 16:00-00:00

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Gay-popular cafe and bar in Leicester behind Granby Street. There’s a garden and smoking area.

It’s been voted as the best cafe in the Midlands outside of Birmingham.


bar, cafe

Updated: 20-Mar-2019

185 Charles St, Leicester

Weekday: Mon-Fri: 12:00-00:00
Weekend: Sat-Sun: 12:00-00:00

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Leicester Gay Clubs

Our guide to the gay club scene in Leicester, UK. There’s one gay club in town.

Helsinki is the main gay club in Leicester. This is the place to be on a gay night out in Leicester – it opens till the early hours.

Rob Lambeth is the resident DJ. There are drinks offers on weekdays – you can get quite merry for a tenner.



Updated: 14-Apr-2021

94 Rutland St, Leicester

Weekday: Mon: 23:00-03:30 Weds: 23:00-3:30
Weekend: Fri: 23:00-04:00 Sat: 23:00-04:00

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Leicester Gay Saunas

Leicester has one gay sauna.

Today:  Underwear Day

Gay sauna & spa featuring a dry sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, dark room, play zone, gym and a cafe bar. Entry fee from £12.

Open daily, from 11am


cafe, sun terrace, gym, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi / hot pool, relaxing cabins, dark room

Updated: 27-Oct-2020

61 Bedford Steet, Leicester

Weekday: 11:00 - 22:00
Weekend: Sat 11:00 - 22:00; Sun 12.00 - 20:00

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