Pubs and Clubs:


Loafer's Bar


Ireland's oldest gay bar. All welcome. 

Comfortable, friendly atmosphere with a pool table, jukebox, dartboard, and a heated smoking area.

Opening Hours:

Mon - Tue: 19:30 - 23:30

Wed - Thu: 17:00 - 23:30

Fri - Sat: 17:00 - 00:30

Sun: 17:00 - 23:00  


26 Douglas St, Cork‎

(021) 497 5529




Chambers is Cork's only late night Gay venue, with DJ'S every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday - Doors Open 8.30pm till 2am. They are CLOSED Mon,Tue & Thurs. There is a cover charge of €5 Friday & Saturday Nights. Door charge starts from 11pm. They also have regular shows and bands monthly so see the facebook page for updates 

Opening Hours: 

Wed: 20:30 - 02:00

Fri - Sun: 20:30 - 02:00


Washington St., Cork

(021) 465 8100 




The Gay Centre, 8 South Main Street

The Other Place Gay centre website

LinC Centre (Lesbians in Cork), White Street

Lesbian centre website

Gay Cork online fourm



For information on other cities in Ireland:

Gay Belfast

Gay Dublin