London Gay Shops

London Gay Shops

London has many shops that cater for the gay market. Here's our list of the most popular gay retailers, plus other stores that are worth visiting.

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The Jock Shop is one of the world’s leading men’s underwear and swimwear retailers with an online shop in the UK.

Curated picks from leading menswear brands – underwear, swimwear, sportswear, party wear and clothing at competitive prices.

Brands include Andrew Christian, Addicted, AussieBum, Marco Marco, Pump, ES Collection and more!

Use Code ‘Travel15’ when purchasing for an exclusive 15% off your order on The Jock Shop website!

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Updated: 24-May-2022
Weekday: 24 hours
Weekend: 24 hours

ES Male is an online adult store for gay men offering worldwide shipping and regular promotions on their extensive range of fun products.

ES Male is so much more than just a gay sex toys  store – with a huge range of fetish gear, underwear plus a wide range of adult essentials and novelty items. Based in SW London, ES Male is an online-only store but welcomes collections from their warehouse.

At ES Male you will find all the big brands such as Mister B, Oxballs, Fleshjack, Addicted, Pump, and many more. They are also supporting smaller LGBTQ-run businesses, and you can find some great unique products that might just be what you were looking for.

ES Male caters to people that are new to exploring their adult interest and to those that are very seasoned. With regular promotions, you are sure to get great value for your money. Have a look at www.esmale.com and see what they have in store for you as well as check out their Twitter, Tumblr or other socials below.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

Unit 23 Zennor Trade Park, Zennor Road, London

Weekday: 9am - 5.30pm
Weekend: 9am - 5.30pm (closed Sundays)

5.0
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Soho / Central London

CloneZone is one of London’s leading specialist gay retailers that stocks an extensive range of aromas, lube, toys, gay DVD’s, gay magazines, fashion, underwear and gifts.

The shop also distributes the free weekly QX and Boyz magazines. Now in a new, larger location in the middle of Old Compton Street.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

35 Old Compton Street, London

Weekday: 11am - 8pm
Weekend: 11am - 10pm ; 12pm - 6pm

3.4
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UK’s first gay & lesbian bookshop (since 1979).

Gay’s The Word carries a wide range of books including fiction, non-fiction, queer philosophy, politics, history and other scholarly works.

nearest station : Russell Square

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Updated: 24-May-2022

66 Marchmont St, Kings Cross, London

Weekday: 11am - 6pm (Mon closed)
Weekend: Sat 11am - 6pm, Sun 1pm - 6pm

4.3
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From 3 votes Vote

Exclusive: 10% Discount off Your First Order

The Gay Shop sells a range of T-shirts and gifts, handmade in the UK, for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Bears, Transgender, Asexual, Pansexual and Polysexuals.

Also the official online shop for Pride In London. Many Pride items, condoms, lubrications and aromas are available at the best online prices. Local and international shipping available.

Updated: 24-May-2022

(online only), London

Weekday: online 24 hours
Weekend: online 24 hours

4.3
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From 7 votes Vote

The largest specialist gay retailer in London that stocks a wide range of gay-related books, DVD’s, condoms, underwear, etc.

Prowler also sells tickets for major dance parties in London (paid by cash only). Note that popular parties on public holiday weekends sell out fast, so plan ahead.

The free weekly QX and Boyz magazines are available here.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

5-7 Brewer Street, London


2.2
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West London

West London branch of the specialist gay retailer that stocks toys for boys, DVD’s, magazines and more.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

266 Old Brompton Road, London

Weekday: 11am - 8pm
Weekend: Sat 11am - 8pm, Sun 12pm - 6pm

3.7
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From 7 votes Vote

East London

Regulation is the gay fetish and bondage specialist. For nearly 25 years, they’ve been purveyors of high quality men’s leather & latex clothing, restraints, adult toys, lubricants and BDSM accessories.

The retail shop is located 5 minutes’ walk from the Angel tube station. You can also buy online.

nearest station : Angel

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Updated: 24-May-2022

17A St Albans Place, Islington, London

Weekday: Mon-Sat 11am - 7pm
Weekend: Sun 12pm - 5pm

3.7
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South London

Gay London’s lifestyle superstore. FETCH sells all things fashion, fetish, and fun – including underwear, swimwear, sportswear, tanks, hoodies, jewellery, toys.

FETCH is located in Clapham near Clapham North station.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

6 Voltaire Road, Clapham, London

Weekday: 11am - 7pm
Weekend: 11am - 8pm / 6pm

4.2
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From 13 votes Vote

London · other shops worth visiting!

Internationally renowned upmarket department store. Selfridges’ fabulous first floor menswear department has been revamped with a huge range of British and international designers now taking centre stage.

Selfridges opened what they claim to be the world’s largest men’s shoe shop in 2012.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

400 Oxford Street, London

Weekday: Mon-Sat 10am - 9pm
Weekend: Sun 11.30am - 6pm

4.9
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Gay shopping heaven. Harvey Nichols has 8 floors of fashion, beauty and lifestyle. Pay homage to this iconic store and in particular the fabulous basement menswear department.

The 5th floor restaurant is great for lunch or brunch.

nearest station : Knightsbridge

Updated: 24-May-2022

109-125 Knightsbrige, London

Weekday: Mon-Sat 10am - 8pm
Weekend: Sun 11.30am - 6pm

4.3
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The world’s most famous luxury department store that attracts 15 million visitors a year. More affordable than you might think.

Harrods is still one of the largest department stores in London covering seven floors and 4.5 acres of shopping space.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

87-135 Brompton Road, London

Weekday: Mon-Sat 11am - 7pm
Weekend: Sun 11.30am - 6pm

3.2
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Gay shopper’s paradise. Covent Garden has a fabulous range of boutique shops, designer outlets, restaurants and street entertainment.

Located close to the Royal Opera House, Transport Museum and many more London attractions.

nearest station : Covent Garden or Leicester Square (a 10-minute walk)

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Updated: 24-May-2022

Covent Garden, London

Weekday: 10am - 7pm
Weekend: 11am - 4pm

5.0
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Serious gold, diamonds and jewellery buyers head to Hatton Garden. The Hatton Garden is epicentre of London’s jewellery trade with and international reputation as the centre of London’s diamond trade.

It is one of the finest, most renowned jewellery locations in the world. There are around 300 businesses and over 55 shops – the most concentrated cluster of jewellery retailers in the UK.

Updated: 24-May-2022

4.7
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If you’ve been to Prowler in Soho and it seemed too tame, then visit Prowler RED. This is Prowler’s dirtier, grittier brother specialising in all things fetish. Two floors of  leather, bondage, latex, toys – you name it.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

50 Old Compton Street, London

Weekday: 11am - 8pm
Weekend: 10am - 10pm

100 Shades Of Blue is an independent adult entertainment shop located in Barbican, London. They are offering a great variety of adult toys, adult costumes, adult accessories and much more. Dont be shy to ask for advice from one of their experienced staff members, this shop is a judgment-free zone.

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Updated: 24-May-2022

100 Old St, London


October 2021: This shop is temporarily closed 

Liberation London, the Libidex boutique located in iconic Covent Garden, is central London’s only latex clothing store. Stocking a wide variety of garments from the Libidex latex collection, as well as a wide variety of accessories, gifts, adult toys and some kinky antiques!

Libidex is one of the leading designers and makers of fetish garments, with styles ranging from latex lingerie, hoods, corsets, dresses, stockings, aprons, chaps and kilts, plus many more.

Liberation is an absolute must for any latex and rubber fans, and here you can also purchase tickets to any major fetish events in the UK. The shop is opening and welcoming to everybody, and the friendly shop staff Tiago and Debbie will help you choose the perfect outfit for any occasion!

nearest station : Covent Garden

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Updated: 24-May-2022

49 Shelton St, Covent Garden, London


3.8
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From 5 votes Vote

October 2021: Fifty & Dean is permanently closed. 

One of Soho’s best adult shops. Fifty & Dean sells a range of sex toys, leather & fetish wear and other accessories.

Hot, friendly staff make browsing here all the more fun!

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Updated: 24-May-2022

50 Old Compton Street, London

Weekday: 11:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 11:00 - 22:00

3.8
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From 11 votes Vote

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