The special magic and charm of tiki bars and the magic of Disney come together at Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar at the iconic Disneyland Hotel. This delightful themed bar near the pool area of the hotel is based on the classic Disneyland Jungle Cruise ride. From the Hawaiian shirt clad bartenders to the Disneyfied tiki decor, there is fun in every part of this bar. As soon as you order your drink, a bit of Disney magic kicks in with all the bells and whistles-literally. In addition to the surprisingly strong drinks for Disney, Trader Sam's also serves up a menu of contemporary, internationally-inspired appetizers and a few burgers and sandwiches. For adults who are looking to escape the crowds of strollers for a little while, Trader Sam's Enchanted Tiki Bar is a welcome retreat.
One of East Hollywood’s best kept secrets, La Descarga is a sultry bar and lounge steeped in Cuban themes, cigars and spirits. Once through the discreet entrance and down the spiral staircase, you are propelled into a Havana club, complete with dapper bartenders slinging the best rum cocktails in town. There’s also a cigar area, where unhurried patrons lounge with Cuban cigars into the wee hours of the night. Be advised that the club gets crazy crowded on some nights, so if you're coming with a group on a busier evening, you might want to consider opting for bottle service.
R Bar is one of LA's favorite speakeasy-style bars, complete with password entry. If you're looking for a bit of a clandestine night out, get dressed up and head to Koreatown. The bartenders mix up delectable cocktails and pour a great selection of craft beers, so it's perfect for anyone's taste. Pick a few songs on the jukebox and settle in for a fun time.
Come here to unwind! Father's Office is known around the world for its expertly assembled gourmet cheeseburgers and its impressive drought beer selection. The beers are cold and the award-winning burgers are hefty. Those craving something less substantial can opt for delicious tapas, skewers or the popular sweet potato fries. The interior is unpretentious, with hardwood floors and petite tables that are conducive to conversation. So order an award wining local craft beer and relax!
With a total of 12 karaoke rooms for rent by the hour, this Fullerton bar can accommodate parties both large and small. Each room features modern decor and is specially equipped with state-of-the-art karaoke equipment, plush leather couches, flat screen televisions and thousands of songs to choose from. The main bar area has a lounge type feel to it with the same leather couches and small booths for diners. The cuisine on offer ranges from appetizers and salads to pizza, fried rice and fries. Be sure to check out their bottle service packages.
Rusty's Rhythm Club offers weekly swing dances weekly at the Elk's Lodge in the Playa Del Rey suburb of Los Angeles. All ages welcome and a full bar, Rusty's dances take place each Wednesday and the first Friday of the month. Beginners can partake in a quick 30 minute dance lesson at the beginning of the session, while seasoned dancers can brush up on their skills. All dances feature live music by local swing bands.
This semi-secret bar is a laid-back, nighttime hangout with spacious interiors, a few pinball and arcade games, neon lighting, and plenty of 80s kitsch. The mismatched decor gives the space a retro vibe that is both familiar and exotic, with a simple selection of highball cocktails, beer tallboys and spirits to choose from behind the bar. Free from fancy frills and grandiose notions, the Slipper Clutch is a throwback bar that couldn't possibly be more authentic.
Tucked away underground, Mrs. Fish is a sophisticated cocktail bar, offer patrons a variety of delicious mixed drinks and typical bar food. The decor is lavish with spaciously laid out tables and a huge chandelier that is home to many fishes! Upscale and trendy, this bar is much different than your regular local hangouts. The aesthetic architecture, tempting drinks, live music and prompt service seldom fail to impress you.
This hot downtown bar is modeled after a speakeasy, with the entrance behind a secret door in Cole's restaurant. Order a cocktail or ask the mixologists at the bar to fix you something with your favorite alcohol or flavors. The bar gets crowded, especially on weekends, so it's best not to come with a large group if you're looking to find a table. Drink prices are somewhat high but so is the alcohol's quality. Great for a nice little cocktail and some Prohibition-era ambiance, complete with live piano music.
As soon as you'll step into The Falls cozy atmosphere and laid back charm of the place will make you feel right at home. The lovely wooden log covered walls and the unique chandelier hanging over the bar adds to the appeal of this watering hole. Order from the delicious list of cocktails, The Modesto or The Hunter maybe, to help you relax and enjoy the peppy music brought to you by the talented DJs or the lively bands and karaoke on Sundays. The bar is spacious enough to host private parties of 15 and above; can you say Oscar viewing party?
Enjoy an exotic tiki experience at Clifton’s Cafeteria’s Pacific Seas. Inspired by the tropics, the spacious bar features several Polynesian details. With walls adorned with murals, photos, masks and other quirky elements, the place has bamboo furniture and a canoe shaped bar. You can enjoy classic tiki drinks like Mai Tai, Blue Hawaiian, Fog cutter, daiquiris and more at this speakeasy style establishment. The dress code is followed here strictly, so adhere to it to gain entry without any hassle. The popular place is packed on most days so be sure to make a reservation.
This is one of those places which can be easily missed if aren't looking out for it. Ham & Eggs Tavern has carved a niche of its own in downtown Los Angeles for being a hip and pocket friendly watering hole. Divided into a wine bar and performance space featuring local bands, the bar is dimly lit and has a cozy feel to it. Some of their past line ups are Teepee and Dunes, Cruel Summer and The Bam Bams, and Bayous and Ms. Shapen Figures.