Amsterdam has quite a lot gay bars. Most places get busy just in the weekend.
A very nice place to start your evening is bar Prik, close to Dam square. Most other bars can be found on Reguliersdwarsstraat and Amstel near Rembrandsquar, and on Zeedijk and Warmoeststraat near the Central Station.
Gay bars, cafes and pubs
Amstel Fifty-Four Amstel 54, 1017 AB, Centrum Amstel Fifty-Four is located on the Amstel river, not surprisingly at number 54. In the bar they play music from the pop charts, Eurovision, some Dutch music. [...]
mon-thu 17:00–03:00, fri-sat 17:00–04:00, sun 17:00–03:00
Downtown Reguliersdwarsstraat 31, 1017 BJ, Centrum Grachtengordel Amsterdam Downtown is a small gay friendly lunch room and coffee bar right in one of the gay streets of Amsterdam Reguliersdwarsstraat. [...]
Lellebel Utrechtsestraat 4, Rembrandtplein Lellebel is a very small drag bar on the corner of the Rembrandtplein.
This bar has a night licence and is usually popular with all sorts of people (and drags. [...]
mon-thu 21:00–03:00, fri-sat 20:00–04:00, sun 15:00–03:00
Montmartre Halvemaansteeg 17, Amstel / Halvemaan Montmartre is small, crowded and noisy but fun. Dutch songs mixed with dance classics, Kylie with ABBA, hysterical guys mixed with old fags and Dutch celebs; everything you expect from a gay bar. [...]
mon-thu 17:00–03:00, fri-sat 17:00–04:00, sun 17:00–00:00
Reality Reguliersdwarsstraat 129, 1017 BL, Centrum Amsterdam Reality is a gay bar with tropical flavour. It's located in the gay street Reguliersdwarssstraat, but on the other side of it, near Rembrandtplein. [...]
mon-thu 20:00–03:00, fri-sat 20:00–04:00, sun 20:00–03:00
Soho Reguliersdwarsstraat 36, Gay area, Reguliersdwarsstraat/Amstel Big gay bar in English / American style on the Reguliersdwarsstraat. One of the most popular and biggest gay bars in Amsterdam. [...]
mon-thu 18:00–03:00, fri 18:00–04:00, sat 17:00–04:00, sun 16:00–03:00
Eagle Warmoesstraat 90, 1012 JH, Centrum Amsterdam The Eagle Amsterdam is a gay cruise bar in the gay leather street Warmoesstraat.
In the weekend the coat check is open, otherwise you can use the coat check at the bar on the ground floor. [...]
00:00–00:00, mon-thu 22:00–04:00, fri-sat 22:00–05:00, sun 22:00–04:00
The Web Sint Jacobsstraat 6, 1012 NC, Centrum Amsterdam The Web is a gay cruise and pick up bar. Like the Cuckoo's Nest (around the corner), this bar opens early in the afternoon and is popular after work and early in the evenings. [...]
mon-thu 13:00–01:00, fri-sat 13:00–02:00, sun 13:00–01:00