Reguliersdwarsstraat is the most famous, trendy and colorful gay street in Amsterdam, where you can go out in a variety of places, each with their very own style:
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(Pink-orange name: mixed place; brown dot: lunchroom)
The biggest, most famous and trendiest bars and clubs are situated in the western part of the street. Two smaller gay bars are in the eastern part.
Besides the bars there are also three gay-friendly coffeeshops
, a number of gay lifestyle shops
, as well as a range of restaurants
which gay people like to visit.
All this, and the village-like character of the center part of the street, makes that of the various Amsterdam gay streets, Reguliersdwarsstraat most resembles a gayborhood or a gay village
like in big cities elsewhere in the world.
Also read about the rich history
of the street, in which the gay venues significantly contributed to the position of Amsterdam as Gay Capital.
Want to discover the gay bars in and around Reguliersdwarsstraat? Then join the Gay Pub Crawl Amsterdam