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Taiwan Pride 2019 is just around the corner and you need to know where to go to make the most of Asia’s most LGBT-friendly city. Belo[email protected])*xJ^lWBe(_Bm-nUiZs02*MNE98TUTxQPZ!uuKxMw are of the best cafes, bars, and clubs to meet and mingle with people like us in this fantastic city.



Taipei’s best-known lesbian nightclub, Taboo, is popular throughout the weekend and on Wednesdays. It regularly hosts internat[email protected]+aO1xv0F0Z+ClapO-S4X5WtdhuzbhG%N0)6Rionally-renowned DJs and themed nights.

No. 90, Section 2, Jianguo North Road, Zhongshan.

Love Boat

T[email protected]#T-ftoXy+)fAg$O-qjrKZV#T!2vstj_3$ghis shop-meets-cafe is dedicated to Taiwan's lesbian community. It sells books, magazines, underwear and sex toys and often hosts interesting cultural pop-up events.

No. 11, Lane 240kHHbVn+dD9oZZ+TRHiJRq(W2w7(mD9_at&S3M&29L!V#L&$vE(, Section 3, Luosifu Road, Zhongzheng.

Witch House

This über cool venue (the chairs are decorated with bras) serves delicious cocktails and holds regular jazz and other performance nights.

No. 7, Lane 56, Sec Three, XinSheng South Road.


Wonderbar is the venue of choice when ladies get a group together and want to go party. The friendly bartenders, larcYgA%za9)[email protected]^QBrVUGXTxYpkn%[email protected]+a6z_1(CyLF3lO4Gw!9ge cocktail menu, and delicious all-night food menu keep it busy throughout the weekend.

No. 28, Lane 147, Section 1, Jilong Road, Xinyi.


This Da’an queer venue is a sophisticated and intimate option to mingle with the LGBT community over a fine wine or custom-made cockt[email protected]+Dyx6ec0rSq4sl%sW&l6CBV%[email protected]*ail.

No. 11, Lane 160, Section 1, Dunhua South Ro3#(EW5&9E(IC(VdE=Ib2wJ4SKV)[email protected]+GYceatyVYad, Da’an.

H*ours Cafe

We all know LGBT Taiwanese are keen on animals. At H*ours, you can while away an afternoon sipping coffee, indulging in a hearty breakfast and playing with the resident cats and dogs. H*ours proudly hires HIV+ staff to combat discrimination.

No. 12, AlDZBvjJmYlfT*[email protected]^+5ciit%(qnJHP5r0$Bqm%1&&Wwtq4iley 8, Lane 210, Section 3, Luosifu Road, Zhongzheng.

Gin Gin Bookstore

Established more than 20 years ago, Gin Gin claims to be tEx($cR3qgbDVsYoZTO9z8vI$2$ISi6)u-ZE(3mDE_83&HNr6ohhe first LGBT-themed shop in Asia. These days, it still provides a host of LGBT novels, manga, movies and sex toys.

Alley 8, Lane 5C=pSvT+U#6BmbZWcmq0GmsCbeWbe&qyET5L+6W4IYabZjDgOR210, Section 3, Luosifu Road, Zhongzheng.

Holly, a butch bartender from Taipei, meets Mong Lian, a karate champion visiting from Singapore. It is love at first sight but the distance between Taiwan and Singapore soon becomes their biggest obstacle.
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