Featured Nightlife & Entertainment

Fiesta Cantina
Hopping gay-friendly hangout with a beachy vibe boasts Mexican eats, lots of TVs & happy-hour deals. 
142 University Ave - 619.298.2500

Brass Rail
Open since 1960, buzzing gay nightspot boasts bottle service, bar bites, a patio & theme nights.
3796 5th Ave - 619.298.2233

The Loft
A charming dive bar and the friendliest bar in San Diego.  Great place to meet locals, who have come here for the great attitude of the staff and its friendly atmosphere.
3610 5th Ave - 619.296.6407

Flicks San Diego is arguably the best San Diego Gay Bar in the heart of Hillcrest, one of the original video bars in the US, and home of welfare Wednesdays!
1017 University Ave - 619.397.2056

High-energy gay dance club with 2 dance floors, outdoor patio, 3 bars & go-go boy dancers.
3811 Park Blvd - 619.294.7583

Pecs Bar
Chill gay bar has pool tables, a back patio, Bear Nights, happy hours, Sunday BBQs & more.
2046 University Ave - 619.296.0889

At this retro hangout, locals tuck-in to red Naugahyde booths for American bar bites & cheap drinks. Old school style!
3537 Fifth Ave - 619.295.2878
Nunu's Cocktail Lounge

Rich's Nightclub
Hillcrest's biggest dance club. Every week, dance your way from Wednesday to Sunday from 10 pm to 2 am.
1051 University Ave - 619.295.2195

#1 Fifth Avenue
Gay-friendly local's hangout boasts an easygoing vibe and a back patio with pool tables. Featuring $5 Stoli drinks on Wednesday's and the best sidewalk cruising!
3845 Fifth Ave - 619.299.1911

Number One Fifth

The Merrow
A Gaelic/Nautical inspired bar and live music concert venue, with regional and choice micro-brews. Neighborhood lounge committed to local art & live music!
1271 University Ave - 619.299.7372

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