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Chueca

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69-04 Woodside Ave., Queens, NY 11377 40.742631 -73.895614
nr. 69th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-424-1171 Send to Phone

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  • Scene: Latin, Billiards, DJ, Lesbian Bar, Nightclub, Singles Scene

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Nearby Subway Stops

7 at 69th St.

Payment Methods

Cash Only

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Chueca is a Spanish word meaning “not straight,” and everyone speaks that language inside this Colombian-owned Jackson Heights lesbian nightclub. The space’s scruffy interior—barely lit in blue neon and festooned with mirrors—resembles a delightfully sleazy South Beach joint. The few small tables and stiff chairs keep the dark-haired, midriff-sporting patrons on their feet, where they’d probably be anyway, writhing to salsa and reggaeton on the mis-matched tiled floor or shooting pool beneath an aptly Sapphic etching of two nudes embracing. Friday and Saturday nights are the main attractions, as the tight-knit crew of scantily dressed chicas packs in for Latin D.J.'s, body shots off the good-looking bartenders, and swills of Chueca’s namesake drink (Malibu, Bailey's, and Kahlua lit afire).

Dress Code

Fri.–Sat., no baseball hats or sneakers.

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