Chiang Mai Gay Bars & Clubs

Chiang Mai has a vibrant and colourful gay nightlife that includes bars & restaurants, dance clubs and go-go/host bars catering for both locals, expats and visitors.

Bars and Restaurants

Garden Bar Chiang Mai

Garden Bar @ Lotus Hotel

2/25 Viangbua Road, Chang Phuak | map

| website | +66 53 215 376 |

Weekday opening times: 19:00 - late

Weekend opening times: 19:00 - late

Audience Rating: 3.8 stars from 6 votes - Click to vote

One of the longest-running gay bars in Chiang Mai.  Located in the gardens of the Lotus Hotel.  The bar is popular with both Thais, expats and visitors.  Offers reasonably priced drinks and selection of food.  Open 7pm to late.

Features: bar, music, cafe, restaurant (酒吧, 音乐, 咖啡馆, 餐厅) | Updated: 12-11-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “Had a nice, relaxing time at The Garden Bar. The seats were a bit uncomfortable.”

    Jamie on 09-25-2012 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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Metro Bar Chiang Mai

Metro Bar & Café

1/21-22 Wiengbua Road | map

| facebook | +66 53 220 380 |

Weekday opening times: 10:00 - 24:00

Weekend opening times: 10:00 - 24:00

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

A sophisticated, fully air-conditioned lounge bar that is great for either pre- or post-dinner drinks.  Great menu of reasonably priced Western comfort food including an all-day bacon and egg breakfast.

Metro Bar is located downstairs from Adam’s Apple.  Mixed customers.

Features: bar, music, cafe (酒吧, 音乐, 咖啡馆) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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Ginger Kafe Chiang Mai

Ginger & Kafe @ The House

199 Moon Muang Road | map

| website | facebook | +66 53 419 011 |

Weekday opening times: 10:00 - 23:00

Weekend opening times: 10:00 - 23:00

Audience Rating: 4.3 stars from 3 votes - Click to vote

A lovely old style house that has been converted into an arty but stylish restaurant and shop selling antiques and quirky home decor.

The gay owners deliver good Asian fusion food and also run the equally good Ginger & Kafe Bistro next door.

Features: cafe, restaurant, shop (咖啡馆, 餐厅, 铺子) | Updated: 12-12-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “Lovely place to visit in Chiang Mai at any time of the day. Good from morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea and early evening drinks. Not especially gay but always a relaxing and welcoming place to be. The shop has a good...”

    Bobbie Boy on 10-16-2013 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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Ratchada Garden Cafe Chiang Mai

Radchada Café

15 Thewarit Road, Santitham | map

| website | facebook | +66 53 219 524 |

Weekday opening times: 10:00 - 22.00 (closed Tuesdays)

Weekend opening times: 10:00 - 22.00

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

Gay-owned café offering coffee, tea, drinks and bistro-style food in a tranquil garden setting.  Radchada Café is located in the garden of a traditional Lanna-style teak mansion, offering a great place to relax and chill out.

Radchada also offers a full service bar with beers, wines, spirits and cocktails.  (Happy Hour every night between 5pm – 7pm).  The Italian menu includes soups, salads, pastas and other signature main dishes.

Features: bar, cafe (酒吧, 咖啡馆) | Updated: 12-11-2013

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Chiang Mai Coffee Shop

Chiang Mai Coffee Stop

203/12 Huey Kaew Road | map

| website | +66 83 525 3035 |

Weekday opening times: 07:30 - late

Weekend opening times: 07:30 - late

Audience Rating: 4.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

Very gay-friendly café/bar that welcomes everyone.  Coffee Stop Chiangmai has 4 separate eating/drinking areas with air-conditioned bar and lounge as well as covered patio seating.  Owners Lindsay and Nong offer great customer service and great coffee to match.

Open daily from 7:30am until late.  The café is located opposite the new Harbour Shopping Center and just down from the Chiangmai Hill Hotel.

Features: bar, cafe (酒吧, 咖啡馆) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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Ram Bar Chiang Mai

Ram Bar

14/1 Wat Singkam | map

| website | facebook | +66 84 501 2224 |

Weekday opening times: 18:00 - 24:00

Weekend opening times: 18:00 - 24:00

Audience Rating: 4.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

A chill-out gay bar located beside the Ping River, with an air-conditioned lounge and outdoor seating.  Ram Bar serves a wide choice of cocktails, spirits and beers.  Food can be ordered from 6pm – 11pm.

Open daily from 6pm – midnight.  Free WiFi.

Features: bar, music, cafe, free wi-fi (酒吧, 音乐, 咖啡馆, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 12-11-2013

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One-2-Come Bar

360/1 Changklan Road | map

| +66 53 204 385 |

Weekday opening times: 18:00 - late (closed on Tuesdays)

Weekend opening times: 18:00 - late

Audience Rating: 3.5 stars from 2 votes - Click to vote

One-2-Come Bar has recently been revamped and reopened by a gay couple, Mark and Tong.  Clients for the adjacent massage spa are welcome to have a drink at the bar although the bar is operating separately.

Located not too far from the famous Night Bazaar and Holiday Inn.  One-2-Come is open every day except Tuesdays from 6pm until late.  Great place to chill out and have a few drinks.

Features: bar, music, massage, spa (酒吧, 音乐, 按摩, 温泉) | Updated: 12-11-2013

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Soho Bar Chiang Mai

Soho Bar @ Soho Guest House

Soho Guest House, 20/3 Huay Kaew Road | map

| +66 53 404 175 |

Weekday opening times: 12:00 - 00:30, full bar from 17:00

Weekend opening times: 12:00 - 00:30, full bar from 17:00

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

The gay-owned and -operated Soho Bar belongs to Soho Guest House, located near the Kad Suan Kaew Shopping Complex and the trendy Nimmanhaemin neighborhood.  The café service is available from noon (excluding Sundays), and a full bar operates from 5pm.

Features: bar, music, bedroom, cafe, free wi-fi (酒吧, 音乐, 卧室, 咖啡馆, 免费无线上网) | Updated: 12-15-2013

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Yokka Dok Chiang Mai

Yokka Dok

11 Ratchamankha Road | map

| website | facebook | +66 53 449 529 |

Weekday opening times: 11:00 - 02:00

Weekend opening times: 11:00 - 02:00

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

A popular gay-owned bar and restaurant located in the heart of Chiang Mai on a quiet street with relaxing atmosphere and great cocktails.

Yokka Dok is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Occasional special events.

Features: bar, music, restaurant (酒吧, 音乐, 餐厅) | Updated: 12-11-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “A friend of mine and I was there at 10pm last night. Aside from a few staff everyone was old and white. We ordered beers and they had to run down the street to buy them. We were told only a "minute" 45 mins later we ...”

    David on 01-29-2014 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  2. “A very friendly place with the owner's smile that never fades. It simply is the best and a must-visit gay bar in Chiang Mai.”

    shane on 06-23-2012 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  3. “Great place.”

    marcus on 04-16-2012 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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Kampangmuang Gallery

119 Kampangdin Road | map

Audience Rating: 4.0 stars from 3 votes - Click to vote

Part art gallery, part cocktail bar.  Located on Kampangdin Road close to The Imperial Mae Ping Hotel.  Food available.

Features: bar (酒吧) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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Dance Clubs

See Man Pub Chiang Mai

See Man Pub

Canal Road, near intersection with Huay Kaew Road | map

Weekday opening times: 21:00 - late

Weekend opening times: 21:00 - late

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

The biggest gay nightclub in Chiang Mai.  See Man Pub features live music, shows and Coyote boys.  The crowd is mostly Thais, but foreigners are welcome.

Located opposite Khum Phucome Hotel.  Open nightly from 9pm.

Features: bar, music, dancing, gogo show (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐, 性感秀) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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Warm Up Cafe Chiang Mai

Warm Up Café

40 Nimmarnhaemin Road | map

| facebook | +66 53 400 677 |

Weekday opening times: 18:00 - 02:00

Weekend opening times: 18:00 - 02:00

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

Trendy dance bar/café that tends to attract quite a few younger gays from the nearby university.  The guys usually make the air-conditioned lounge (to the left of the entrance) their own.  Open nightly 6pm – 2am.

Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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G-Star Vintage Chiang Mai

G-Star Vintage

Chottana Road, Chang Puek | map

| facebook | +66 53 213 119 |

Audience Rating: 4.0 stars from 5 votes - Click to vote

Popular gay dance bar from the same owners of the Bangkok branch.  G-Star Vintage features go-go dancers and shows. Popular with the local crowd.

Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐) | Updated: 12-06-2013

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X-Change Club Chiang Mai

X-Change Club

25/9-10 Ratvithi Road | map

| facebook | +66 53 121 225 |

Weekday opening times: 19:00 - late

Weekend opening times: 19:00 - late

Audience Rating: 5.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

New addition the Chiang Mai gay nightlife scene.  X-Change Club (opened November 2013) features a bar, dance floor and music by live DJ.  Open every night from 7pm.

Features: bar, music, dancing (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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Go-Go / Host Bars

Adams Apple Club Chiang Mai

Adam’s Apple Club

1/21-22 Wiengbua, Changphuak | map

| website | facebook | +66 53 220 381 |

Weekday opening times: 21:00 - 01:00

Weekend opening times: 21:00 - 01:00

Audience Rating: 3.9 stars from 9 votes - Click to vote

Bar with go-go dancers, exotic shows drag queens and cabaret shows nightly.  Open 7 days a week.  No entry fee.

Features: bar, music, gogo show, cabaret show (酒吧, 音乐, 性感秀, 歌舞表演) | Updated: 12-12-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “I watched their show and it is just ok. The guys there are very skinny with countryside looks. I will skip it next time.”

    young on 03-15-2014 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  2. “Must be the best gogo host bar in Thailand. I have never seen any better. A must see.”

    Mark on 09-24-2013 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  3. “Great guys, great show. Staff Very nice and professional.”

    Tim on 11-09-2012 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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Free Guy Club Chiang Mai

Free Guy Club

181/40-41 Changpuak Road | map

| website | facebook | +66 53 212 805, +66 85 863 0543 |

Weekday opening times: 20:30 - 01:00

Weekend opening times: 20:30 - 01:00

Audience Rating: 3.0 stars from 6 votes - Click to vote

Friendly host bar with nightly shows at 10pm .  Free Guy also offers massages.  The bar is open from 8:30pm to 1am.  Located in a cul de sac off Changpuak Road between Mercure Hotel and Lotus Hotel.

Features: bar, music, massage, gogo show (酒吧, 音乐, 按摩, 性感秀) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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New My Way Chiang Mai

New My Way

3/5-6 Hatsadee Sewee Road Soi 3 | map

| website | +66 53 404 361 |

Weekday opening times: 20:00 - 01:00

Weekend opening times: 20:00 - 01:00

Audience Rating: 4.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

Bar with hosts and cabaret/go-go shows nightly at 10pm.  Open 8pm – 1am.

Features: bar, music, gogo show, cabaret show (酒吧, 音乐, 性感秀, 歌舞表演) | Updated: 12-12-2013

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OkeBoy Chiang Mai

OkeBoy Club & Karaoke

255/5-6 Mooban ChiangMaiLand, Mahidol Road | map

| facebook | +66 53 204 565 |

Weekday opening times: 22:00 - 05:00

Weekend opening times: 22:00 - 05:00

Audience Rating: 3.0 stars from 1 votes - Click to vote

Cozy and friendly gay karaoke bar with young male-only staff.  OkeBoy welcomes all genders and is open daily from 10pm.  Located 10 minutes from Night Bazaar – look for the pink building before the entrance to ChiangMailand.

Features: bar, music, dancing, karaoke (酒吧, 舞蹈, 音乐, 卡拉OK) | Updated: 10-31-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “Nice place for drink and sing-a-song with handsome boys. Reasonable prices. I had a wonderful night in this place.”

    Knot on 04-09-2014 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  2. “Nice place, perfect guys. Reasonable price all the guys are friendly. More of a sing a song. You will see coyote guys later at night.”

    Patara on 11-01-2013 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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Circle Pub Chiang Mai

Circle Pub

161/7-8 Soi Erawan, Changpuak Road | map

| website | +66 53 214 996 |

Weekday opening times: 20:00 - 01:00

Weekend opening times: 20:00 - 01:00

Audience Rating: 4.3 stars from 7 votes - Click to vote

Bar with hosts and nightly shows.  Open 8pm – 1am.

Features: bar, music (酒吧, 音乐) | Updated: 12-12-2013

Latest user reviews:

  1. “Another great night. The managers or staff never push you. The younger manager was nice, but just reminded you that it was the last show and left you. The older manager never greeted you. You couldn't ask him / them more...”

    Max on 03-23-2014 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  2. “This is a club with the best guy show I have ever watched. I enjoyed it and recommend it to everyone who like to see real stuff. The show is much better than what NYC gay clubs can offer.”

    Young on 03-13-2014 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

  3. “I just read on another website describing the bar as the most unappealing bar in Chiang Mai. Well, they had it totally wrong. The service was terrific and attentive. Drink prices were the same as any other bars. The pl...”

    David on 12-11-2013 This review is the subjective opinion of a Travel Gay Asia user, not of Travel Gay Asia. Problem with this review?

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