By Andrew Collins. Boston may not be home to a huge number of gay bars, but it does have a nice variety, including a mix of neighborhood pubs, dance bars, and inviting lounges tucked inside trendy restaurants mostly in the South End. You can also find a number of other inviting gay bars just an hour south of Boston in Providence , Rhode Island. Provincetown , on the tip of Cape Cod, is worth the road trip as it's one of the most gay-friendly places in the state. As Boston's favorite gay bear hangout, this cozy and friendly spot down a narrow alley tends to draw a somewhat eclectic crowd, in part because it's the only gay bar downtown. The Alley has bear parties every Saturday including "UnderBear" the first Saturday of the month , and there's also pool and karaoke some evenings.
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With so many options to choose from, Culture Trip has created a comprehensive list — broken down into helpful sections — of where the locals like to go. Save to Wishlist. From dive bars and roof decks to Irish pubs and gay clubs, these 19 libation destinations are just a taste of what Boston has to offer, each with its own little special something. Five best rooftop bars. A craft brewery and a rooftop bar — does it get any better? It opened a second and larger Fort Point location in , complete with a delicious restaurant and rooftop bar.
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Cash only which I didn't know before arriving. Interesting place. There's a dance floor on the second floor balcony. Lots of booths and tables for people to sit and socialize.
Massachusetts was the first state to recognize gay marriage — a full decade before the country as a whole did — and its capital city quite fittingly has a host of bars catering to the LGBT community. Whether you're seeking a low-key dive bar or an in-your-face cocktail bar with drag brunches, these six LGBT-friendly bars and clubs in Boston will make you feel right at home. Drag brunches and regular screenings of RuPaul make visiting Trophy Room in the South End a weekly occurrence for some Bostonians — especially those looking for more than just a standard drink. Here, bartenders serve 13 signature craft cocktails with a heavy pour.