Seven Grand is a renowned whiskey bar located on West 7th Street. Seven Grand is dedicated to the appreciation of whiskey and offers an extensive collection of over 700 whiskeys from around the world. The bar features a rustic and cozy ambiance with a classic and timeless decor, creating a sophisticated yet approachable atmosphere. Along with their impressive whiskey selection, Seven Grand also serves handcrafted cocktails and hosts regular whiskey tastings and educational events. Whether you're a whiskey connoisseur or just looking to enjoy a quality drink in a stylish setting, Seven Grand is a must-visit destination.
Avalon Hollywood began its life as a theater in 1927, and ever since has undergone numerous name changes, and staged several theatrical events and musical concerts, such as: 'Caesar & Cleopatra', and 'The Vagabond King'. This venue is also home to the first ever American Music Awards, and has held concerts for Nirvana, Soundgarden, Smashing Pumpkins, and the Beastie Boys. It is a club. venue, a host to special events, restaurant and more.
The hottest celebrity bar in town is also one of the most exclusive. Situated atop the ritzy Mondrian Hotel, long lines wait for a shot to enter the Skybar, very common, yet comfortable cocktail lounge. Guests at the hotel are guaranteed entry. The space itself is very low-key and open-air. Stars mingle with their friends amid gorgeous city views. If you can get in, it is worth the experience.
Still commonly known as the "Rainbow Room," this fabled Sunset Strip institution continues to deliver a good time with live rock shows, fun finger food and late-night dining. The roomy interiors consist of a dining room, several bars, upstairs dance floor and patio decorated with kitschy rock 'n' roll memorabilia, Christmas lights, burgundy leather booths and even a vintage arcade game. The food offered is an Italian-American fusion of popular munchies such as pizza, sandwiches, steaks and a diverse vegetarian selection. Keep in mind that it is possible to reserve special seating above the stage.
Flickering candles, mysterious pink curtains and subdued lighting welcome you into the Abbey in West Hollywood. This popular bar, lounge and restaurant offers you not only a mixed range of appetizers and entrees, but also yummy drinks like chocolate and watermelon martinis. Enjoy the cool vibe of the lounge on the terrace or the kitschy atmosphere indoors. At night, the Abbey is a well known gay bar and welcomes everyone regardless of whether they are gay or straight. So come and visit and dance the night away!
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.
A popular restaurant in Chicago, Girl & the Goat brings the Southern Californian flavors to the people of Los Angeles. The interior here is characterized by wooden decor and dim lights which gives this place a warm vibe. It is in such a comfortable environment that you savor some new as well as old recipes (from the original location). The specialty of this place is that this is the first time that restaurateurs Rob Katz and Kevin Boehm have ventured out of Chicago.
When it comes to private romantic dates or celebrating personal parties with your friends, nothing feels better than going to a secluded place. La Barra in Los Angeles is one such rooftop Mexican bar, secretly located in the much famous LA Cha Cha Chá restaurant. The bar has a private entrance and is less frequented by visitors. The place is prominent for serving late-night, street-style snacks and cocktails making it a perfect hub for boozers. So visit this coolest bar located in LA's Art District and engross yourself in the momentary pleasure away from the metropolis.
Melanie Wine Bar is a must-visit for all the oenophiles out there. The bar offers a huge collection of vintage wines to suit all palates. Pair your wine with fine French and Italian delicacies that are sure to please the most discerning taste buds. In addition to enjoying a glass of fine wine, guests can also gain an insight into new wine varieties and wine-growing regions. Private events are also organized here.
Situated within the Peninsula Hotel, The Club Bar is an elegant place in Beverly Hills that attracts the upscale and chic people of the city who can be seen enjoying the fine drinks on offer. Choose from classy martinis, cognacs, tequilas and whiskeys to light up your evening. Food is also served here. The decor consists of plush wood and leather that spell luxury.
If you're looking to join a spirited artsy crowd in a bustling and bantering wine-tasting, look no further. With reasonably priced and smartly grouped flights of three to five wines in generous pours, Silver Lake Wine hits the spot. Complementary bread-cheese-and-charcuterie baskets are passed around liberally. The warm wooden interior, washed in high-key lighting and lined with wines from every corner of the world, makes for a stimulating backdrop for the bohemian invasion taking place every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday night. Come and engage in unabashed libations and get your fill of Silver Lake people-watching and snippets of the latest scenester gossip. But note, Silverlake Wine is a well-stocked and personable wine store in and of its own right, open daily, albeit it shines brightest for its congenial weekly wine socials.