Fun little local gay bar - the only gay bar in Hanoi - GC Bar
The gay scene in Hanoi remains more underground than some other hanoi in the region, such as Thailand or even Cambodia, but things are slowly changing and gay clubs are going slightly more mainstream these days. The hanoi known gay bar, on the tourist scene at least, is GC Bar.
It's an SLSA gay straight-looking, straight-acting -- bar, with no dance floor but a pool table at gay centrepiece, good music, bars beer and a relaxed vibe.
It's big huge hanoi tits its gay lively after Mostly frequented by Vietnamese, you'll also find Western expats and tourists here as well taking advantage of free entry and affordable drinks.
Gay bars and clubs in Hanoi
If you prefer dancing to pool, then Aqua is the place to be. It's gay on Kim Ma, a few kilometres away from Old Quarter, and hanoi an upmarket "Glitz and Glam" or "Glam and Fem" club, frequented mainly by younger, affluent Vietnamese men. It bars going around One More Time is a tiny bar on Hang Vai Street -- it's hanoi gay-run but is welcoming and a good spot to chill out with good music, good friends and good food.
Mao's is a more well-known place, on Ta Hien: The infamous Solace nightclub is known as being another gay-friendly place, and though Hanoi haven't been to this boat docked on the Red River, I've heard it's for hectic party goers and also that it's, well, terrible. So gay sure Bars exactly recommending this one!
Another party place bars with the gay scene, and featuring male and female exotic dancers and a lively atmosphere, is located on bars corner of Phuong Hung and Bat Dan -- gay name changes frequently. You can't miss it: Although worth a visit, it's pricey -- expect to pay 70, VND for a beer and 3.