Gay Kyoto Guide: Others you'll find southwest of downtown along the Henderson Boulevard corridor. An added bonus—it's just a quick drive to the many gay bars and gay-friendly restaurants of St. Georgie's Alibi. Special events—fetish parties, Halloween, cosplay night—also sometimes draw a significant number of gay and lesbian patrons.
Owners Paul Smith, 36, and Darren Conner, 40, a couple for 14 years, are from Manchester and Yorkshire, respectively, and charming as heck.
City Side Lounge. Photo courtesy of Hamburger Mary's. Pete experience.
Located on the second floor overlooking busy 7th avenue, there is a nice size outdoor patio perfect for enjoying the weather and people watching.