Sabah is the easternmost state in Malaysia. Together with Sarawak, the two states form the Malaysian portion of Borneo island.


The capital of Sabah, Kota Kinabalu (known as “KK”), is one of the fastest-growing cities in Malaysia and the most popular destination in Sabah and Borneo. Kota Kinabalu has several tourist attractions and a small gay scene.

Kota Kinabalu · Bars & Clubs

This venue has been reported permanently CLOSED- October 2021


For over 10 years, QBar has been the main hangout for the LGBT and friends in Kota Kinabalu. This bar & nightclub features live DJ and cabaret drag show on the weekend.

The large Q-shaped bar in the centre makes it easy to check out the crowd. Very friendly staff and customers. Popular with bears. Q also has a pool table and hosts regular events & parties.

Located on Gaya Street, a few blocks from the Tong Hing Supermarket.


bar, music, dancing, live music, cabaret show

Updated: 23-Oct-2020

15 Jalan Gaya, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Weekday: from 20:00
Weekend: from 21:00

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Popular bar, nightclub & party venue in Kota Kinabalu, with live music, stage shows, guest DJ’s and themed nights for ladies, etc.

999 has great light & sound system, LED screens, fun atmosphere. Mixed crowd (some LGBT). Closed on Mondays.


bar, music, dancing, live music, shows

Updated: 21-Nov-2019

128A Jalan Haji Yaacob, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Weekday: Tue-Fri 20:00 - 00:00
Weekend: Sat,Sun 20:00 - 00:00

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