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Address: 508 Church Street, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2C8, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 416-972-1662
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15:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Wed 18:00 - 02:00
Thu - Sun 15:00 - 02:00
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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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my friend birthday

the show was good....we ordered 2 drinks and cost us $25 we were very surprised....our 2 nd drinks we went to a different bartender she charged us $15 and change my husband... read more

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 December 2016
Line L
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North York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tap beer taste horrible and beer taste even worst in those plastic glasses ! The configuration of the stage is horrible and there's no seating to watch the drag show ! This establishment is extremely dirty and run down . Horrible experience ! I highly recommend not to go

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Thank Sylvain B
North York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

the show was good....we ordered 2 drinks and cost us $25 we were very surprised....our 2 nd drinks we went to a different bartender she charged us $15 and change my husband ask why the other guy charged us $25 ?? my husband went to talk to the first bartender and told him he over charged us he denied it... More 

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Thank Line L
Cleveland, Ohio
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

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 

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Thank Courtney K
Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

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 

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Thank NicoleKay12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 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!

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Thank Dr3wn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 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.

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Thank Alfredo S
Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 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 

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Thank Lerochka S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 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 

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Thank Jeropa67
Penetanguishene, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 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 

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Thank Ashley D
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 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 

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