Ho Chi Minh Gay Bars & Clubs

Ho Chi Minh Gay Bars & Clubs

Ho Chi Minh's gay nightlife is small and very mixed. These gay-popular bars & clubs can be a hit or miss, though Friday and Saturday nights are usually busy.

BAS Living Room is a gay friendly bar in Ho Chi Minh, it squeezes all its own juices fresh each day and shisha and balloons and uses only top quality spirits. There’s a nice wine selection as well. Relaxed atmosphere and a good selection of music.

One of the most popular bars in the nguyễn huệ walk, its perfect for small get-togethers and those looking for a quieter spot.


bar, shisha, relaxed, music, wines

Updated: 16-Aug-2022

5rd floor ,42 nguyễn huệ street, bến nghé Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh

Weekday: 6pm- late
Weekend: 6pm late

Today:  Happy Hour until 8pm onlyTomorrow:  Happy Hour to 8pm only

Exclusive: 10% Discount on Cocktails and Shots

One of the most popular bars in the Bui Vien backpacker’s area, owned and run by a French-Vietnamese gay couple.

Mixed crowd. THI has a small bar and features live music every night. Very busy on the weekends. Regular happy hours; buy two get one free.


bar, music, dancing, live music, free wi-fi

Updated: 15-Feb-2022

224 De Tham St, Pham Ngu Lao Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh

Weekday: Mon, Wed, Thu 6pm - 1am
Weekend: Fri-Sat 6pm - 2am, Sun 6pm - 1.30am

Audience Rating

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Elixir Lounge is a gay-friendly establishment in Ho Chi Minh City, featuring cocktails, DJ nights and special events like speed dating. This venue is mainly visited by straight people but the welcoming and fun atmosphere also attracts the LGBT crowd in the city.


bar, music, events, cocktails

Updated: 15-Feb-2022

28B Ngô Văn Năm Bến Nghé Quận 1, Ho Chi Minh City

Weekday: 5pm - 4am
Weekend: 5pm - 4am (Sun closed)

February 2022: This venue has been reported closed.

Popular gay bar, lounge cafe & nightclub in Ho Chi Chi Minh. Now moved to a new location.

Republic Lounge serves a variety of drinks and food in modern setting, with live DJ, drag shows. The place attracts many young, good-looking crowds and gets very busy on the weekend.


bar, music, dancing, cabaret show

Updated: 15-Feb-2022
Weekday: 19:00 - 03:00
Weekend: 19:00 - 05:00

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From 44 votes Vote

Chinchin Bar (now in conjunction with Republic Bar) is a gay-friendly bar and night club in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Open seven nights a week from 5pm to 12am, with cocktails and happy hour deals.

Special events for eg Valentines Day, Pride, Halloween and more.


bar, music, cocktails, happy hour

Updated: 24-Mar-2022

5 Hồ Tùng Mậu 1st floor, Ho Chi Minh City

October 2021: This venue is temporarily closed.

Le PUB is another LGBT-favorite hangout, located within the backpacker’s district. Open from 6pm. Packed on weekends.

This bar & nightclub (since 2004) has a fun, upbeat atmosphere, a chill-lout lounge and karaoke. Popular with a younger crowd, and some nights are ‘gayer’ than others.


bar, music, 'dancing, free wifi

Updated: 15-Feb-2022

175/22 Pham Ngu Lao Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh

Weekday: 18:00 - 02:00
Weekend: 18:00 - 02:00

Audience Rating

From 14 votes Vote

March 2022: This venue is now closed.

Popular gay bar in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City (District 1)! There are 3 floors of lounge space, patios and entertainment with very friendly local staff. Usually open every day of the week, and with 2-4-1 classic cocktails available during daily Happy Hour 4pm-7pm!

Currently Tipsy Unicorn is hosting Drag Race viewing parties as well as online drag shows – check their Facebook page for details on events.




bar, music, internet access, free wifi, drag shows,

Updated: 14-Mar-2022

37 De Tham, Ho Chi Minh

Weekday: 16:00 - 02:00
Weekend: 16:00 - 02:00

Audience Rating

From 8 votes Vote

Exclusive: 20% Off Cocktails

February 2022: This bar is now permanently closed.

One of the coolest bars in town. Whiskey & Wares is an upscale but not pretentious bar, owned & operated by a two young American guys, attracting mixed/gay expats, locals and tourists.

The bar serves whiskey, mixed drinks, Vietnamese-inspired cocktails with homemade ingredients, as well as locally brewed craft beers – at reasonable prices.

Downstairs is more laid-back, with a fresh and pop-jazz feel – a perfect place to meet new people and chat with the friendly bartender and staff. Upstairs is a lounge with sofas where you can choose your own music – great for larger groups.


bar, music, live music, free wi-fi

Updated: 15-Feb-2022

196 Đề Thám Street, Phạm Ngũ Lão Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh

Weekday: 16:30 - 02:00
Weekend: 16:30 - 02:00

Audience Rating

From 9 votes Vote

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