Paris Lesbian Bars & Clubs

Paris Lesbian Bars & Clubs

Unlike other cities where venues for lesbians are scarce, Paris has some fun lesbian bars & clubs, including La Champmesle, the longest-running lesbian bar in town.

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Our Paris lesbian bars are sorted by area:

Le Marais | Saint-Germain-des-Prés |

Le Marais

Le Marais is Paris’s historic gay district. Most of the lesbian bars in Paris are located within the Le Marais district. Le Marais also has an excellent food scene, along with many bars. It is one of the must see districts of Paris.

One of the few lesbian bars in Paris, 3W Kafe is a women-only bar but men can come in if they have female company.

3W has a small dance floor Located in Le Marais near So What, another lesbian bar. Closed on Mondays.

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bar, music

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

8 rue des Ecouffes, Paris

Weekday: Mon,Wed,Thu from 19:00
Weekend: 19:00-06:30 / 03:00

3.9
Audience Rating

From 63 votes Vote

This unique establishment is not only a neighboorhood LGBT bar, but also part library, part billiard hall, part screening room with a space for yoga and self-defence courses too.

This feminist bar is run by a queer collective of activists, educators and artists who collaborate to make this space a generative space for community and LGBT+ focused activism.

Part grunge, part burlesque and part Caribbean in aesthetic, this reasonably priced feminist bar is open daily until 2am, holding a wide variety of inclusive LGBT+ events.

La Mutinerie is located in the Le Marais district, making it close to other gay bars, including the lesbian bar 3W Kafé which is only a 10 minute walk away.

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bar, alternative, artist, library, activist, queer events

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

17 rue Saint-Martin, Paris

Weekday: 17:00-02:00
Weekend: 17:00-02:00

4.0
Audience Rating

From 53 votes Vote

Le Bar’Ouf is the cute and cosy lesbian bar owned by two women. It is a games bar, so expect so see ladies of all ages meeting to play billiards.

For reasonably cocktails and a fun atmosphere, the Le Bar’Ouf is perfect. Sip on the signature Le Bar’ouf cocktail while singing, dancing and enjoying the exhibition paintings!

Le Bar’Ouf is walking distance from La Mutinerie, making this a perfect stop along the way for a lesbian Paris tour!

Features

bar, games, singing, art gallery

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

182 Rue Saint-Martin, Paris

Weekday: Tue - Weds: 5:30pm - 1am
Weekend: Thurs to Sat: 5:30pm - 2am

4.0
Audience Rating

From 57 votes Vote

La Champmesle is considered to be the *first* lesbian bar in Paris. It’s been open since 1979.

The bar was opened by Josy and she’s still in attendance. There are regular art exhibitions, cabaret shows and tarot card readings on Tuesdays.

Although it’s a lesbian bar, men and people of indeterminate gender are welcome.

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bar, music, cabaret, tarot

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

4 rue Chabanais, 75002, Paris

Weekday: Mon-Fri: 16:00-04:00
Weekend: Sat: 16:00-04:00 Sun: Closed

4.0
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From 55 votes Vote

Cosy lesbian bar in Paris’ Le Marais district. The space is small, and staff are friendly. It’s a tad tricky to spot as there’s no sign outside.

Good place to go if you want to party till late.

Features

bar, music

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

30 rue du Roi de Sicile, Paris

Weekday: Thu 00:30-04:00
Weekend: 23:30-05:00

5.0
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From 60 votes Vote

Saint-Germain-des-Prés

Saint-Germain-des-Prés is an upmarket district in Paris. Home to some of Paris’s oldest architecture, the district is also a hot bed of nightlife, including Paris’s only lesbian club! Saint-Germain-des-Présis is also home to historic brasseries, such as Les Deux Magots.

Premier nightclub & dance bar for the lesbian community in Paris. While the majority of the crowd is female, Rive Gauche welcomes all LGBT individuals and their allies.

Resident DJ plays an eclectic mix of house, groove, funk and electro in their variety of party nights.

Located at corner of rue du Sabot and Bernard Palissy, in the heart of the iconic Saint-Germain-des-Prés district.

nearest station : Saint-Sulpice

Features

bar, music, dancing

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

1 rue du Sabot , Paris


Weekend: Sat 20:00-00:00, Sun 12:00-17:00

4.0
Audience Rating

From 56 votes Vote

8th arrondissement of Paris

The 8th arrondissement of Paris is a chic neighbourhood in the city that is defined by iconic landmarks such as the Arce De Triomphe. For upscale shops, art museums and a fashionable Parisian crowd, look no further than this district.

Le Crazy Horse is a glamorous, Parisian cabaret club known for its provocative and sultry cabaret performances from their caste of professional women dancers. Founded by Alan Bernardin in 1951, Le Crazy Horse is a historic cabaret bar.

The strip teases are choreographed by the prolific Philippe Decoulflé, and although not specifically and LGBT venue, Le Crazy Horse is certainly a gay friendly spot along a lesbian tour of Paris.

Located in the 8th Arrondissement of Paris, Le Crazy Horse is place of glamour and style.

Features

cabaret, famous, shows

Updated: 04-Aug-2021

12 Avenue George V, Paris

Weekday: Showtimes: 8:15pm and 10:45pm
Weekend: Saturday Showtimes: 7pm, 9:30pm and 11:45pm

4.0
Audience Rating

From 53 votes Vote

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