They have beer on tap as well as in cans. Upstairs, the Soho Bar plays host to all the best pop, chart and commercial action, while the basement bar caters to a more intense clubbing experience, with house and techno taking over the decks. I was surprised at how my bartender only pour half full. Overall I'm happy the Misison area has a place where big groups of people can come enjoy quality food and drinks, especially for queers in need of a safe space. The popcorn shrimp was a personal favorite, although the crunch of the fries and interesting combo of flavors in the stuffed mushrooms. Kudos to the owners -- Jolene, Ashleigh, and Shannon for bringing the fantastic spot to the area, and for providing an inclusive space for the community. The music picks up in tempo as the night goes on, keeping pace with the mood of the crowd.
You can tell I'm pretty jazzed about this, and for good reason. Portions are a bit on the smaller side. Thank the goddesses Jolene's has arrived. Overall it's a fun four stars for Jolene's. I'll be coming back soon, and really need to try some of their food. Just off the Old Steine opposite the Royal Pavilion. However, there are a number of excellent Amsterdam lesbian bars that, while of course welcoming to gay men, tend to be geared more towards women.
Some things I hope Jolene's will add in the future: happy hour pricing and being open more nights! Also, the boobs plastered on the walls of the dance area are pretty nice too :p I am so freaking stoked that there is now a bar where I can feel totally comfortable, and where my queer friends can feel comfortable too! They easily accommodated all of us ~20 ppl. The only venue in the capital created specifically for lesbians, it's great for after-work drinks or meeting the club's many colourful characters. Glitzy dates back to 1991. © 2003- If you find any inaccuracies on our pages please let us know at For museum tickets, discount card and pass, city tours and day trips, canal cruises, airport transfer, parking, train tickets and group offers write to. Centrally located, with views of the Brighton beachfront, plus an eclectic programme of events. My favorite was the chicken -- they use dark meat so the bites are extra juicy! Portions are a bit on the smaller side. Don't leave without a photo from the booth, because you know, pics or it didn't happen.
They easily accommodated all of us ~20 ppl. The layout of the space allows for people to roam around and mingle easily. Overall I'm happy the Misison area has a place where big groups of people can come enjoy quality food and drinks, especially for queers in need of a safe space. A full food menu includes quintessential bar snacks like mac and cheese, nachos, and special tacos on Tuesdays and a fully stocked bar offers cocktails, shots, and a range of beers. Pros- Ambiance Music Friendly staff Popcorn chicken Fries Cocktail drinks Cons- The skimping of the cocktails. I understand that they are new, so I have yet to come back again to see new improvements. Love the art of various torsos in the dance room.
Pros- Ambiance Music Friendly staff Popcorn chicken Fries Cocktail drinks Cons- The skimping of the cocktails. Perhaps they might have a better deal during happy hour. With a chic interior design and impressive attention to detail, they host a range of interesting nights that always keep you on your toes. Perhaps they might have a better deal during happy hour. Jolene's is a great new spot for queer women and their friends! The cabernet sauvignon offered here is bomb. Explore the magic of the Dutch spring in these exquisite flower displays at the.
At least try to add some ice or more juice to make up for the lack of portion. There's a few medium high tables and small tables plus bar seating. They came out quick and were delicious! Came to the grand opening of this spot and look forward to coming back to enjoy some delicious food and drinks. I hope Jolene's will stick around! While most people think of Manchester or Brighton when it comes to a lesbian scene, the capital is up there with the two heavyweights with its long list of pubs, clubs and bars catering directly gay women. From raving clubs, to sophisticated bars and casual, friendly pubs, read our recommended list of the best lesbian bars in London and have yourself a hootenanny. Today, the bar is as popular as ever, with a welcoming crowd nestled into the nooks and crannies of the traditional brown café interior. Flirtation is a women-only festival held just outside of Amsterdam at Beach Club Vroeger in Overveen, just past Haarlem.
A good lesbian bar is hard to find, but here are 9 around the world worth visiting. The space has an industrial but sultry feel to it, sleek black with just the right touches of color, see: the iconic neon sign. Vive la Vie is located on the edge of the busy Rembrandtplein nightlife district, making it a great place to begin a night on the town, or simply stay put for the great atmosphere since the bar is open until 04:00 on weekends and 03:00 during the week. They're open Thurs-Sunday with brunch yeah I said it coming soon. At least try to add some ice or more juice to make up for the lack of portion. . I'm hoping there will be a ton of popular weekend parties with diversity in every way minus any haters in Jolenes future.
Originating in 2002, this female-focused bar makes it known that its a safe space for all humans and hosts a diverse roster of events including pop culture trivia, live game shows, karaoke, bingo and more. It's quickly become the go-to spot for me and all my queer gals. My favorite was the chicken -- they use dark meat so the bites are extra juicy! If you want to dance, throwback colorful shots complimentary shots may be included on nights with a cover charge , and meet a diverse crew of women, this West Village staple is the place to be. Brighton gay bars and pubs Below you'll find the key gay bars and pubs in the city: - a stones throw away from the beach and directly opposite the famous Brighton Pier the bar is part of the Revenge club. Gay men dominate many events such as the gay pride celebrations, as well as a lot of the gay clubs in Amsterdam. I hope Jolene's will stick around! Often the last port of call for a cheeky one, before hitting the nearby clubs. Beautiful space, sexy dance floor check it out and you'll see what I mean and a delicious food menu with impossible burger sliders!! I came here on a Thursday evening with a group of coworkers.
Garbo for Women is a club night held on the 4th Saturday of every month in Club Lite at Jan van Galenstraat 24. The same goes with the food. I'm always a fan of having some kind of substantial snacks when going out for drinks. I'll be coming back soon, and really need to try some of their food. The Pretty in Pink was also tasty with the addition of passion fruit.
As a cis gay male, I don't need any more night life options but I hope my queer siblings really do take advantage of this awesome, rather spacious new venue. The list of spaces dedicated to lesbian, bisexual, and queer women continues to shrink. I'm always a fan of having some kind of substantial snacks when going out for drinks. You can read more about it. The same goes with the food.