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Address: 508 Church St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2C8, Canada
Phone Number: 416 972 1662
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Mon - Wed 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thu - Sun 3:00 pm - 2:00 am

Located in a renovated Victorian house, this two-in-one club boasts a large...

Located in a renovated Victorian house, this two-in-one club boasts a large outdoor patio. Crews is a gay bar for men, and it is known for its pubby atmosphere and its drag shows, which start at 11pm on Wednesday through Sunday. The adjoining Tango bar draws a lesbian crowd. It hosts Tuesday- and Thursday-night karaoke; on Friday and Saturday nights, the women head for the dance floor.

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Bachelorette party

First and last show. Interesting experience for a Bachelorette party. For the additional $15/person it cost to sit right next to the stage, it wasn’t worth it. There were some... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Courtney K
Cleveland, Ohio
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Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First and last show. Interesting experience for a Bachelorette party. For the additional $15/person it cost to sit right next to the stage, it wasn’t worth it. There were some balloons and party stuff, but not worth the extra money, would have rather just paid the $5 cover charge. Yes, they brought the Bride up on stage, but it wasn’t... More 

Thank Courtney K
Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to go here for my bachelorette and by the end of it wish I hadn't. ( ended up going somewhere else around 12 am ) The place was fun at first but the customer service here was just terrible ( the servers and bouncers) The bathrooms were disgusting. I was out on the patio with the 20 ladies... More 

Thank NicoleKay12
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

So much fun for our friends bachelorette! The entertainment was great - they really put on an amazing show. Lots of areas to dance as well!

Thank Dr3wn
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Nice place with nice people, a lot of fun and amazing drag shows. When I come back to Toronto I will definitely go again.

Thank Alfredo S
Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

I have been here several times now and I must say it has always been fun ! I can come here mainly to watch the Drag Queen shows which are so entertaining and fun ! Everyone who has went on stage here was always so talented and fun tak watch. This place gets packed kn the weekend ans it ia... More 

Thank Lerochka S
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We had a fun night. Yes the drags are very trashy and over the top and they are very limited in there performing abilities, but still so, they are good entertainment. They have a very sharp tongue and that's very funny to listen to, when they talk to the audience. They have a cover charge and the drinks were really... More 

Thank Jeropa67
Penetanguishene, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Went here for a bachelorette. It was great. The bride had a blast. We reserved a table next to the stage and it was a fantastic price to do so and well worth it. The table came set up with treats and party favours + a feather boa and crown for the bride to be! Loved the interaction with the... More 

Thank Ashley D
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Never going again. Security kills the fun vibe. I was frisked without being informed or asked, we were threatened while standing in line by guy doing ID at the door, and while inside various security guards came across as overbearing, pushy, and power hungry. Seems like a strange match - fun, gay bar meets border patrol/customs airport security. Chill out... More 

9 Thank Jorden C
Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

they didn't let my girlfriend in because she's a transsexual. very rude staff! stay away from this place!

6 Thank Daniel B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

If you want to be mistreated by those security animals...go then!! They are horrible people!! Disgusting!!! Any more words to describe them? Pricks maybe...? They are so rude and have no manners...and how to tell someone they have no manners? You will be kicked out because they think they know what they are doing and they thing they are really... More 

5 Thank Alessandro C

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