Strut Bar & Club is pleased to announce the grand unveiling of Costa Mesa’s newest nightlife destination. Located in the city’s vibrant Westside neighborhood, Strut offers an ALL inclusive playground for colorful queers, fabulous ladies and every form of self-expression in between.

 A new glittering queer space that feels like it has been an Orange County institution since the ‘80s

Strut is master planned by the award-winning design firm of Davis Ink and offers two unique, nostalgia driven spaces under one roof. Strut Bar opens daily and offers an approachable bar setting with elevated craft cocktails and a curated menu of small plates. Strut Club is open Friday and Saturday evenings to entertain greater Orange County by paying homage to one of America’s favorite and most colorful eras. Strut Club features a weekly entertainment schedule including, DJs, dancing and a lineup of Southern California’s top performers.

Strut CEO and Founder, Luke Nero, is an Australian born nightlife connoisseur. Mr. Nero started his career in New York flipping the hot spot Table 50 into the now infamous Mr. Black Dance Den. Having been in the industry for well over 12 years, Mr. Nero has distinguished himself as one of the premier producers of nightlife entertainment in Southern California.


“Our goal is to create a comfortable and safe space for all people of all interests and from all walks of life.” Says Nero “Our chic venue will provide a fun and welcoming atmosphere while offering the very best in cocktail culture, visual production and musical entertainment.”

Strut Bar & Club is located at
719 W 19th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

Strut Contacts:
CEO & Founder: Luke Nero
Media Contact: The ACE Agency