Thank you, your feedback has been noted. The need to go to a specific venue to meet someone has become less important — which has led to complaints that the community itself is to blame for closures. There's a huge choice of lesbian and gay bars in London, from relaxed drinking spots, to lively DJ bars and gay nightclubs. Although primarily frequented by a young crowd, anything goes at Circa, so sit back on one of the comfy sofas and look out for the eye candy. A vigil-style march forming part of the wider Save Soho campaign asked for the venue to be saved, and a petition to stop the closure attracted thousands of signatures.
Threatened with closure last year but won a battle to stay open after a large successful petition.
Lesbian and gay bars and clubs in London
Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. The Daily Guide weekday picks sent every day at 4pm for the next day Thank you, your preferences have been saved. Also a great spot for some pre-clubbing dancing and drinks, especially if DJ Lee Harris is playing. Additional reporting by Francesca Perry. Open until 1am each day, Circa is one of the livelier gay bars in Soho with regular DJ sets pumping out commercial dance tunes. Explore by category All Gay Bars.
Fuel up with brunch or a burger from midday during the week or 10am on Saturdays, and sample the extensive cocktail list as night falls amid avant-garde decor. Additional reporting by Francesca Perry. The emphasis at this gay bar in London is very much on beer, with a good choice of real ales on tap. Look out for the handsome beardy manager, Simon swoooon. Topics Cities Club culture.