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5 Great Places For A Night Out With Your Gay Best Friend

Gain a new perspective on the city's night-life.
5 Great Places For A Night Out With Your Gay Best Friend

So, you love going for a night out with your gay friends, but often find yourselves heading to the average straight bar somewhere in town? Well, maybe it's time to try somewhere new that's more targeted towards to your friends' interests! Read on below for a selection of the best inclusive night out options where you and your whole group will have an awesome experience, and maybe even gain a new perspective on the city's night-life.

1. Alexandraplatz

6731 Avenue de l'Esplanade

Alexandraplatz is a truly mixed venue for people anywhere on the sexual spectrum! This bar is in the style of a German beer garden, and is suitable for large groups, so you can bring all of your friends. Enjoy craft beers or sip on a delicious cocktail in a very trendy setting.



1450 Sainte-Catherine Street E

CODE is a large nightclub in the heart of the Gay Village. With a variety of events, including ladies' nights on Fridays, you can essentially go any night and be guaranteed a good time. CODE has even played host to 'Gaymer Zone' events, combining video games with an epic night out. What could be better than that?


3. Mado

1115 Rue Sainte-Catherine E

If you are looking for a fun night out with friends, then look no further than the hilariously enjoyable Mado. Head there to experience outrageous drag acts, lots of laughs and an extremely friendly vibe. The shows are almost entirely in French though, so better to go with your bilingual and French buddies!


Photo Cred - Guillaume Bell Photography

4. Unity

1171 Rue Sainte-Catherine E

One of the biggest gay clubs in Montreal, Unity has several different rooms, each one better than the next, and it constantly has lots of great events. The club is famous for its drag queen shot girls, and you can also expect to find go-go dancers and other floor shows and spectacles. This place attracts a mixed crowd who are all there for the same thing - to have a good time!


5. Sky Complex Montreal

1474 Rue Sainte-Catherine E

The Sky Complex is a large space with several different rooms and floors, including an amazing rooftop terrace. No matter what you're looking for on a night out, The Sky Complex has it. Enjoy a cool beer in the pub-style bar and then head upstairs to the dance floor to bust a move. Each room has different music and a different vibe, so everyone is sure to find something they'll enjoy.


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