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Updated August 18, 2023

Bar 901 is a cozy, intimate gay bar located in downtown Cincinnati.

Found in downtown Cincinnati, where the vibrant energy of the city meets the warmth of community, lies Bar 901 – a cherished gem known far and wide as downtown's corner gay bar. With an ambiance that effortlessly combines relaxation and camaraderie, this haven offers a resplendent retreat for LGBTQ+ patrons and allies alike.

From the moment one crosses the threshold of Bar 901, a sense of belonging envelops them like a welcoming embrace. The libations at Bar 901 are delicious and usually on the heavy side. But it's not just the drinks that make Bar 901 a true treasure trove – it's the people who make up its soul. The atmosphere is infused with an undeniable friendliness that makes striking up conversations with fellow patrons an effortless joy. Each visit to Bar 901 is a chance to forge new connections, share stories, and create memories that will be cherished for years to come. Bartenders here are friendly and super helpful if you need any info about Cincinnati. Regular happy hours and a relaxed atmosphere make it a popular hangout for locals. Crowd is usually a mix of gay and bisexual men (but everyone is welcome), usually ranging from 30s to 40s+ but you can find all types of patrons here.

As the night unfolds, the energy at Bar 901 takes on a new rhythm with the arrival of special events and new patrons. From themed parties that celebrate queer culture or special cocktail specials, there's always something to look forward to on Bar 901's event calendar. And speaking of special appearances, Cincinnati's Leather group occasionally graces the venue with their presence with special social events and gatherings. Check their website for the most up-to-date listing of events. Whether you're looking to mingle with locals in Cincinnati, get some great priced cocktails or try out one of their social events, go check out the cozy gay spot - Bar 901.


901 Race St
Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202
United States

Local number
513 421 1663
Dialing from abroad
+1 513 421 1663


  • 21+
  • Bears
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Hetero-friendly
  • Lesbian
  • Queer


  • Dance
  • Jukebox
  • Pop
  • Top 40

Dates & Hours

July 14
4 pm - 12 am
July 15
6 pm - 11 pm
July 16
6 pm - 12 am
July 17
6 pm - 12 am
July 18
6 pm - 1 am
July 19
5 pm - 2:30 am
July 20
5 pm - 2:30 am
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