bars, lounges, clubs: "Gay Nightlife in Chelsea" New York City Nightlife Tip by jglsongs

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Barracuda, 275 W. 22nd St. (@8th Ave.), 645.8613 (great atmosphre, lots of good music and occasional shows)

Big Apple Ranch, 39 W. 19th St., 358.5752 ( (yee-ha, kick up your bootheels and two-step)

The Break, 232 8th Ave. (@22nd), 627.0072
(good atmosphere, also)

Eagle 554 W 28th St betw. 10th and 11th Aves (mild manner leather to hard core)

Eighteenth & Eighth 159 Eighth Ave at 18th St (bar and restaurant)

g, 223 W. 19th St., 929.1085 (always crowded)

Heaven, 579 6th Ave. (betw. 16th-17th)

Hush, 17 W. 19th St. (betw. 5th and 6th)

Rawhide, 212 8th Ave. (@21st), 242.9332
(just as it sounds)

Roxy, 515 W. 18th St., 645.5156
(mega club - not exclusively gay, but has gay nights)

Splash Bar New York (SBNY), 50 W. 17th St., 691.0073 ( a Chelsea institution between 5th and 6th Aves.

Twirl 208 W 23rd St betw. 7th and 8th Aves

View Bar 232 Eighth Ave betw. 21st and 22nd Sts (good atmosphere, and directly next to Big Cup)

XL 357 W 16th St betw. 8th and 9th Aves (hi-tech and hi-energy)

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Big Cup 228 Eighth Ave between 21st and 22nd Sts (coffee house and epicenter of Gay Chelsea)

Theme: People Watching

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  • Updated Jan 26, 2004
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