De hipste bar in de stad met vele beroemdheden is een van de meest exclusieve bars in de stad. Bovenop het Mondrian Hotel wachten lange rijen mensen om de Sky Bar binnen te kunnen komen, erg alledaags, maar tevens een comfortabele cocktail lounge. De ruimte zelf is erg toegankelijk. De beroemdheden zijn hier met hun vrienden in deze lounge met een schitterend uitzicht over de stad. Als je binnen kan komen is het zeker de moeite waard.
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!
Seven Grand is a local favorite Irish Whiskey Bar, set in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. It is the perfect place for some after work social interaction. The bar's familiar atmosphere is created by pool tables and dim lights. Enjoy sampling one of the many available whiskey brands while listening to live music with friends.
The Los Angeles Stock Exchange building was re-modeled and now holds rocking nightclubs and upscale bars. This nightclub gets its name from the building where it's housed. It is hard to find foot space here if you decide to haunt this place later in the evening, as it's always crowded. Top of the line sound systems and glaring lights make for a cool nightclub atmosphere. Live music and the young, hip crowd are just energetic enough to set you tapping your feet.
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.
Enter this fancy Russian delicatessen and you will be instantly transported to downtown Moscow. Boasting 20 varieties of caviar, a medley of smoked fish, good old-fashioned gefilte fish and a smattering of homemade cold salads, this is really a place not to be missed. Everything is fresh and everything is good, plain and simple. Cold borscht in Red Square never tasted this good! Attentive and pleasant service make this gourmet shop a wonderful journey without the hassles of dealing with your passport.
Themed nights and strong cocktails make this entertainment venue and nightclub a favorite for Los Angeles revelers. Fubar is an LGBT establishment in the West Hollywood neighborhood. Touted as, "not your fathers gay bar", Fubar as lively as they come. Gorgeous bartenders mix up the perfect drinks, while resident DJ's get the tunes spinning and the people out on the dance floor.
Located on Santa Monica Boulevard, The Surly Goat is a lively local bar. Established in 2010, this bar serves scrumptious American pub fare and tempting drinks. Their beer collection is what has made them quite popular among the locals. Tantalizing tap beers are offered to patrons and the best part is that the beers keep rotating time to time so, there's always something new on their chalkboard menu to try. Visit with a group of friends to catch up on an exciting game on one of their flat screens or just to chat while you enjoy a cold one.
Starting with the authentic Argentine wine, Carlitos Grandel leaves no stone unturned to entice and delight its diners. Steeped in Argentine traditions, the menu offers recipes like Papa Fritas, Chorizo, Provolone, A La Florentina and Ravioles de Porcini Al Burro which are delicacies. The steaks are famous too. While live piano music serenades the diners, the delicious aroma of the food engages the taste-buds in gustatory pleasure. A dreamy venue, the dining room is decked with trinkets and memorabilia from Argentina, transporting one into memories of that region. Dine here to experience the delight of Argentine cuisine for yourself.
A great California-style Asian eatery; this hugely successful chain has locations all over town. Other locations include Brentwood, Marina del Rey, Studio City and Encino. The menu is billed as "dim sum and then some" and it's true. The Pot Stickers are excellent, as are the rolled chicken rolls and any of the wonderful soups. The Chinese Chicken Salad is also famous and for good reason, it deserves its great reputation because of it's delicious and zesty taste. Let's not forget, beer and wine are served here as well. - Jamie Zum