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Sitges Gay Bars

Sitges is a classic seaside town a stone’s throw from Barcelona where people from all over the world come to enjoy beaches and Summer sun, but it remains popular year-round thanks to its thriving gay scene. Bassa Rodona is the main gay beach where you can relax with crowds of other tourists, but there are also nude beaches such as Balmins if that’s your thing. Heading into town you’ll find picturesque streets that come to life at night, where Plaça Indústria is the hub of gay nightlife. During the day you can visit loads of boutique shops and eateries too.


Bears Bar Sitges

Bear, Cruising

Recently completely renovated, Bears' is now one of the busiest places in town. It now has a large and super popular cruising area with plenty of dark spaces for you to explore once you've had a few drinks. As the name suggests, this is a hub for the bear community of Sitges and those who visit, and the terrace even overlooks the town's Bear Street.

Bitch Bar

Drag, Dancing

Bitch Bar (ex Soho Bar) is one of the newest gay bars in Sitges with a modern interior and vibrant atmosphere. The dance floor is small but with just as much energy as you'd expect from a show bar in the heart of the gay scene. A variety of music and well-mixed drinks coupled with ever-friendly staff makes this a firm favourite for both tourists and locals.

Bukkake Cruise Bar


BUKKAKE is the perfect place to go for late-night cruising and drinks with local guys and tourists alike. It's super busy every night and well-known for its fun cruising facilities as well its bar where you simply relax and meet new guys. Entry even includes one free drink to get your night going! The cruising area includes cabins, slings, and a maze.

Cafeteri­a Montroig

Gay Friendly, Food, Outdoor Seating

This super gay friendly cafe is well known in Sitges for its delicious drinks and beautiful shaded terrace. Open from morning till late, Montroig Cafe is the ideal place for everything from sunny breakfasts to afternoon coffee and late-night cocktails under the trees in the back yard. Even inside the cafe is cool and spacious. It's no wonder this is such a popular meeting place, fresh food and healthy smoothies are just what you need after a day of sunbathing.

Central Bar Cafe

Cocktails, Outdoor Seating

Central Bar Cafe is conveniently located among all the other gay venues in a prime location on Placa Industria in the heart of Sitges, but unlike the surrounding clubs it's also an ideal place to relax during the day. Sit and watch the world go by with a coffee and a cake, or even a cocktail or two. A great selection of delicious gins awaits, all served in a friendly space by attentive staff. Occasional live music adds to the laid-back energy of the place.



This flamboyant show bar in the old town hosts drag shows every night during the most popular tourist seasons. Shows are a favourite for people of literally all ages and identities so Comodin boasts one of the most diverse crowds in town. The bar gets busy early on and is packed every night, so you're guaranteed hours of entertainment by the best names in the area.

El Horno

Bear, Cosy

A friendly clientele and taverna-style interior make El Horno a cosy place to meet guys. Mainly catering to the bear community, this club is known for its central role in Sitges' annual Bears Week. El Horno opens in the early evening and stay open till late, giving you plenty of time to indulge in quality beers and meet new friends. There's also a dark cruising room that gives El Horno its name: it means “The Oven” in Spanish.

El Piano


El Piano describes itself as a fun, friendly, attitude free bar with a theatrical flair. There are always camp videos playing, plus music and regular performances that draw lively crowds. It's the only bar in town where you can see big names of Broadway, West-End and cabaret play live on screen, and enjoy the show with a crowd that brings the small space to life.

La Cueva

Bear, Food

Owned and by the popular XXL club, La Cueva is a small and friendly gastropub in the heart of Sitges' gay district. It's also known as Gastrobear, and as the name suggests, this is a place that's popular with the bear community. This is a busy local hangout serving delicious food, and its known for the best burger in town.

La Villa

Gay Friendly, Cocktails, Outdoor Seating

La Villa combines a sophisticated style with the unique energy of the Sitges gay scene. Its atmospheric bar and spacious terrace attract locals and tourists alike, all wanting to take advantage of what is arguably the most luxurious drinking spot in town. Even the music is relaxing, as classic jazz accompanies delicious cocktails, premium spirits, and traditional beers. The bar is open from evening till late every night throughout Summer, perfect for tourists after a day at the beach.

Man Bar

Fetish, Cruising

The back room of Man Bar is one of the best and most renowned cruise spots in Sitges. It's a big space with a strong theme of camo, metal, and chains. The industrial decor is fitting for the clientele, as Man Bar attracts lovers of leather, rubber, and military and this is the unofficial dress code for the bar. The bar itself is small and intimate, ideal for meeting local guys and having some late-night fun.

Parrots Pub & Terrace

Cocktails, Outdoor Seating

Parrots is the perfect place to watch the world go by, whether that's with a drink at lunch or with lively crowds late into the night. Breakfast is served each morning, cocktails overlooking the square are popular in the afternoons, while the terrace opens early evening so you can relax before moving inside after dark. Parrots is always busy and full of lovely people. The crowd is mixed, but Parrots also kickstarts Sitges' annual Bears Week.

Queenz Music Bar

Drag, Dancing, Outdoor Seating

Queenz is a Sitges institution. Located in the heart of the gay scene, this busy and modern bar is known for its music. A truly mixed crowd gathers here nightly for cocktails on the terrace or to enjoy themed nights on a packed dance floor inside. Queenz even has a restaurant and hotel next door so you can enjoy a meal before your night out and soak up the atmosphere of this firm favourite place.

Runway Terrace Bar


Previously known as Carousel, Runway has changed its name in keeping with its airline theme. Staff dressed as flight attendants serve delicious cocktails from an extensive menu and keep the atmosphere fun and fresh. Runway also claims to have the best street views in Sitges with a sunny terrace at the crossroads of the town's two busiest gay streets.

Vertigo Dance Bar

Young Crowd, Dancing

Vertigo (formerly Privilege) is one of the most popular dance bars in Sitges, with a huge dance floor that's always packed plus three bars serving delicious drinks. It's especially busy after midnight, when you'll find large crowds of young guys. There's a different party or promotion every night so there's always something new, plus a spacious darkroom that's reliably busy throughout Summer.

XXL Disco Bar

Dancing, Cruising

At the crossroads of the two busiest gay areas in town, XXL has a lively dance floor downstairs and a smaller, secluded darkroom upstairs. The street outside the bar is packed on Summer nights with guys enjoying their drinks, while inside the more curious clientele explore the darkroom. A reputation for crowds of hot guys and a calendar full of events means XXL is a firm favourite.

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