Join GayCities, the fun way to discover the world
See where your friends and people like you are going and what they say about places and events worldwide.

INSIDE CHICAGO

Gay Chicago: Boystown

Chicago is the nation's third largest city and boasts a large gay community. Like New York or Atlanta in their regions, Chicago serves as the Midwest's cosmopolitan hub and attracts young and old alike--all looking to escape to the freedoms and opportunities of the big city. Gay life (and gay bars) in Chicago is... More

PERENNIAL FAVORITE

Sidetrack

Bar

Chicago's premiere video bar for 30 yearsAnother stop on the "musts" tour of Boystown. Videos fill the joint with pop dance tunes. Be sure to check out the great rooftop beer garden, open in... More

WHAT REVIEWERS ARE SAYING

"One of the best bars in the country!"

STANLEEZ

"The best place I've been in years"

oldman57

Jump to:   Gay Bars -  Restaurants -  Gay Friendly Hotels -  Shops & Boutiques -  Arts & Culture -  Gyms & Spas -  Gay Beaches -  Gay Weddings -  See all »

CHICAGO ACTIVITY




CHICAGO EVENTS

John Loos' SNL Showcase

After more than 10 grueling years of prolifically creating comedy...

Sunday Aug 23, 2015 , 2 people are in

In a Plain Brown Wrapper (part of Platforms: 10 Years of Chances Dances)

Opening September 3rd, 5-9pm Exhibition on display through Septem...

Thursday Sep 3, 2015 - 5:00pm-9:00pm, 1 person are in

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: OPENING WEEKEND!!

College Football is finally back and this year's opening "weekend...

Thursday Sep 3, 2015 , 1 person are in


See all Chicago events »



POPULAR RESTAURANTS

1. Halsted's Bar and Grill (20 fans)
Spacious, lively spot with great beer garden

2. Wood (24 fans)
American bistro in a romantic setting right in the heart of Boystown

3. Hamburger Mary's Chicago (12 fans)
Great juicy burgers, margaritas, cruising fun

4. Las Mananitas (19 fans)
Margaritas to knock you on your ass

5. Yoshi's Cafe (14 fans)
Romantic vegetarian-friendly spot.