There is also ample seating for just chilling with a drink, so you can spend your night alternating dancing, drinking, or chatting as you please. Many gay visitors choose to stay in the French Concession area as it offers a good compromise between tourist activities and gay Shanghai nightlife. More local than Lucca, but still a popular spot for foreigners. Gay Shanghai Guide: Still, they are a great place to meet travelers with whom you can go out and enjoy the nightlife.
Sal F, Roxie right now is the only lesbian bar in town right now, it's mentioned above.
Had enough of gay cruising in Shanghai — either in the bars or elsewhere? Formerly known as Shanghaiit was shut down for unexplained reasons by the authorities inand re-opened in as Lucca Cafe and Lounge. Happiness 42 is one of the most popular places for a drink and a dance on Fridays.
Probably the cleanest and less sketchy causing spot in Shanghai, though some guys are just here for the gym.