Menjos Entertainment Complex, Guide & Review
Looking for a unique Detroit gay nightclub in the Highland Park area, near the city’s main gay scene then Menjos is that place. This long-running venue features drinks, live DJ’s, a state-of-the-art sound system pumping out good music into the small hours. Regular themed events include karaoke, fetish/kink nights, underwear contests, and tea dances.Burly men in Levi’s, drink specials, karaoke, and underwear contests can be found at this nightlife complex.
The bar has been in operation since the ’70s. Since then, things have been looking up for Menjo’s and the surrounding community that is considered Detroit’s first gayborhood. It’s been interesting for this place, the city recently installed LED lights on the street in front of the bar, and the neighborhood quickly became safe for all the customers of this place.The folks behind Menjo’s also make it a point to give back by operating a charity called Beautiful, which helps raise funds to buy food and clothing for those in need, they give out nonperishable food items and clothes to anyone who needs them, collecting items to donate to Toys for Tots, and food items will be donated to the women’s shelter.
The New Menjo’s Complex.” Consisting of three buildings, the space offers a bar, a theater, and even a mini mall of local retailers. The theater, called Olympus Hall, only recently reopened, but has already hosted a successful production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show with more shows on the horizon, including a version of the Broadway show Follies and some drag shows. This really gives access to multiple forms of entertainment during one night out.New carpeting has been installed, furniture has been rearranged, for all customers to be comfortable.
Everyone what’s to be at Menjos, make a plan and visit not to miss out.