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801 Bourbon Bar

Open Now: 9:00 am - 4:00 am
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:00 am
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The Best Bar in Key West . Drag shows, Bingo, Karaoke and more!

The 801 is a must for anyone who comes to Key West. The Main Bar is a great place to people watch... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
440bradb
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Dunwoody, Georgia
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My partner and I stumbled upon this place while out and about in key west. Staying near the most... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2019
enncle
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Gay bar, clothing optional gay leather bar, upstairs cabaret bar. Nightly drag shows featuring the World Famous 801 Girls at 9 and 11 PM. Karaoke every Sunday afternoon starting at 4 PM. Located at 801 Duval Street in Key West, Florida.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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801 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-7405
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be drag queens were the vanguard of gay culture. They shocked mainstream culture and gave a cathartic and entertaining outlet for oppressed gay men. If a str8 person joined gay friends for a drag show, he or she was being avant-garde, flirting with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DiZhiyuan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 801 is a must for anyone who comes to Key West. The Main Bar is a great place to people watch and meet new friends! They also have the best drag shows on the island in the Upstairs Cabaret every night at 9pm &...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 440bradb
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

My partner and I stumbled upon this place while out and about in key west. Staying near the most southern point this place in afternoon/ early evening was good. Nowhere near a busy , boisterous and lively as the other end. Staff very friendly and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank enncle
Reviewed 21 January 2019

Spent a couple hours in here while vacationing in town. Watched the football game and then sang karaoke. Great bartender, friendly karaoke DJ and reasonably priced beer. Cool bar.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cowgirlkc
Reviewed 7 January 2019

I love this bar and the drag queens, but went to the show at the "Cabaret", unfriendly bartender, most of the tables had a reserve sign, we were the first to walk in and after people started coming in they just sat on those table,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank doraniamato
Reviewed 4 January 2019

We were in Key West celebrating the 50th wedding anniversary of family members. Our group decided to do this on NYE! NOT a mistake! For $50 we got a show, buffet, in/out privileges so we could see slipper drop and champagne. We had a BLAST!...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 16 December 2018

I have been coming to this bar for decades. I love its look, its open air atmosphere on the bottom level. Yes there are drag shows which are fun and a big part of what this place offers. The audiences for the shows also tend...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank barrylnat
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

We went here for an early drag show and had a great time. The drag queens were certainly talented, with the numbers being from varied genes. The queens are entertaining but I would say the show and performances themselves are somewhat less polished than the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BearTravelers33
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We have been coming to key west for years and decided to try the show out. We went to the 9pm Friday night show. There is a $10 cover and show is on 2nd floor. Tgere was a good vibe and the performers were good....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Canesbiggdogg
Reviewed 24 November 2018

$10 gets you entry into the nightly drag shows at 9:00 & 11:00. Most of the drag queens had great energy and stage presence. Little rough with transitions between sets so it didn't feel like a fluid show. The most negative comment I have was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris L
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jc0425
5 September 2017|
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Response from marxbk18 | Reviewed this property |
It was about 90 minutes and included free admission to the next show tonight if we wanted.
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jc0425
5 September 2017|
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Response from Lori K | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 showtimes, about 1.5 hours long. If you pay for the first show, you get in for free to the 2nd show.
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ilikecamping
7 July 2017|
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Response from Klime82 | Reviewed this property |
This is not a hotel it is a bar. I must add a very fun bar you have to go to the drag show it is the best in key west
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