Welcome to

Café The Queen's Head

One of the oldest gay bars in Amsterdam

Welcome at the website of Café The Queen’s Head!


Café The Queen’s Head is located in the Red Light District in the old centre of Amsterdam for nearly two decades. This typical down-to-earth and straight friendly Dutch gay bar attracts a broad variety of public. Visitors, locals and even celebrities like to hang out here. The cozy bar is famous for its weekly bingo nights hosted by either one of our fierce Drag Queens or our tiger print Diva Coby van Dam and offers a smoking area at the attractive canal side.

The bar organizes special programs around (gay) events like Amsterdam Pride, King’s Day and during weekends our resident DJ’s play their funky and catchy music for you on the dance floor. Extra plus: no entrance fees and no attitude staff to welcome and serve you. The place to be if you want to enjoy Dutch gay life!

Events

The Queen’s Head is a hot spot for organizing your own events. We can host your birthday, wedding, party or any special event during opening times. Check behind the bar, send a PM through Facebook or contact us using the form below.

Our events

Gallery

An impression of our bar

Gallery

Location and contact

Click here for our location and additional contact information

Location and contact

More about us


Having been a down-to-earth gay hotspot for nearly two decades, Cafe the Queen’s Head continues to be a bar with a very diverse clientele. Some of our regular guests have been visiting the bar for years, but every day we also have tourists and newcomers enjoying the stunning view over the canals for the first time.

While Cafe the Queen’s Head is a gay bar (not just gay friendly), we welcome guests of every gender, race, sexuality and age. Embracing diversity has been at the heart of the Amsterdam gay scene, and we are very happy and proud to see this diversity in our bar.

Location and opening hours
Host your own event

Our team


A bar is just a bar without the right people. Meet the Queen's Head team!
Left to right: Jeldrik, Coby, Leon, Sky, John, Roberto, Boetje, Jakko

Events


We organise many special events in our bar, the most famous of them being our weekly bingo. During weekends you can have a cozy drink or dance the night away to the tunes of one of our resident DJ’s, who play their funky and catchy music from 22:00 until 3:00 every friday and saturday.

It is of course also possible to organise your own event at The Queen's Head! Contact us here for all the possibilities we can provide to make your event unforgettable!

Queen's Head Bingo! With Coby van Dam

May 24

Amsterdams most hysterical bingo, with performances, games and fun prizes. Hosted by Coby van Dam, come early!

From 21:00

View on Facebook

DJ Ro does the Queen's Head!

May 27

DJ Ro will make you move to his mix of pop, disco, electro and house on this cozy friday evening!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Jarb does the Queen's Head

May 28

DJ Jarb brings his latest and greatest tunes with him to make you move untill late!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Queen's Head Bingo! With Coby van Dam

May 31

Amsterdams most hysterical bingo, with performances, games and fun prizes. Hosted by Coby van Dam, come early!

From 21:00

View on Facebook

DJ Ro does the Queen's Head!

Jun 3

DJ Ro will make you move to his mix of pop, disco, electro and house on this cozy friday evening!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Jarb does the Queen's Head

Jun 4

DJ Jarb brings his latest and greatest tunes with him to make you move untill late!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Queen's Head Bingo! With Coby van Dam

Jun 7

Amsterdams most hysterical bingo, with performances, games and fun prizes. Hosted by Coby van Dam, come early!

From 21:00

View on Facebook

Jakk B's does the Queen's Head!

Jun 10

Jakk B brings his latest and greatest tunes to the Queen's Head to keep you moving all night long! Untill 3 AM!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Gin & Tonic Friday mixed with DJ Ro

Jun 11

This saturday we have Gin & Tonic Saturday mixed with DJ Ro! Wonderful exclusive Gin's available like Monkey & Bobby's with mixed tunes , a little dance is possible ! Special price for all gin tonics is 6.50 only on our Ro or Bo nights! No Entrance Fee , Come as You Are

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Queen's Head Bingo met Miss Tabitha!

Jun 14

This tuesday it's Miss Tabitha's turn to get some balls rollin' and play bingo with you all night long! From 21:00 untill late you can expect hysteria, minigames, performances, great prizes and of course a lot of balls! Cya there!

From 21:00

View on Facebook

DJ Ro does the Queen's Head!

Jun 17

DJ Ro will make you move to his mix of pop, disco, electro and house on this cozy friday evening!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Jakk B's does the Queen's Head!

Jun 18

Jakk B brings his latest and greatest tunes to the Queen's Head to keep you moving all night long! Untill 3 AM!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Coby's Mega Beach Bingo!

Jun 21

Twice a year our Bingo goes MEGA, with mega performances, mega minigames, and MEGA prizes! Coby van Dam and a special guest perform and bingo the night away untill extra late, after which you can win a MEGA prize! Come early!

From 20:00

View on Facebook

Gin & Tonic Friday mixed with DJ Bo Monde

Jun 24

This saturday we have Gin & Tonic Saturday mixed with the fabulous DJ Bo Monde ! Wonderful exclusive Gin's available like Monkey & Bobby's with mixed tunes , a little dance is possible ! Special price for all gin tonics is 6.50 only on our Bo nights! No Entrance Fee , Come as You Are

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Jakk B's does the Queen's Head!

Jun 25

Jakk B brings his latest and greatest tunes to the Queen's Head to keep you moving all night long! Untill 3 AM!

From 22:00

View on Facebook

Queen's Head Bingo with Janey Jacké

Jun 28

Janey Jacké is back like never before! Expect fierce performances, fun minigames, and fabulous prizes this tuesday! Come early to ensure seating!

From 21:00

View on Facebook

Your own event?

A private party? A business drink? Or do you have a unique concept for our bar? Contact us for all the possibilities we can offer.

Location


Zeedijk 20
1012 AZ Amsterdam

Opening hours

Sunday to Thursday from 16.00 till 01.00 hours.
Friday and Saturday from 16.00 till 03.00 hours.
Every Tuesday Bingo Night starting from 21.00 hours.

Drop us a line


Interested in hosting your own event at our bar, or just in need of general information? Let us know by filling in the contact form below: