Los Angeles Dive Bars


In a town like LA, dive bars tend to be a little overlooked for the more glitzy, glamorous hotspots. But when the glitter fades and the make-up has smeared, there's only one place to go. Los Angeles dive bars are often little-known neighborhood gems, with the cheap beers, the odd assortment of characters, and those smells that you don't really want to identify. They're not pretty, they're not fancy, but dive bars can feel just like home, and in a town filled with pretense and puffery, it's nice to have a place when you can shed all that and just drink with your buddies.


The Avalon

The Avalon

The Avalon is one of those clubs that you absolutely have to go to when you're in Los Angeles. They spin all types of music, from house to hip-hop, trance to old school. Check it out >>

1735 Vine St
Hollywood CA 90028

OHM Nightclub
OHM Nightclub
6801 Hollywood Blvd Suite 433 Hollywood, CA 90028

Thirsty Crow

Thirsty Crow

Strap on your best hipster suspenders and wade into this whiskey lover's paradise this weekend. Check it out >>

2939 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90026

Rage
Rage
8911 Santa Monica Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90069
Wurstkuche

Wurstkuche

Sausage goes gourmet with a world of flavors at Wurstk├╝che in downtown LA, which features exotic meats, Belgian frites, gourmet sodas and a wide variety of imported beers on tap. Check it out >>

800 E 3rd St
Los Angeles CA 90013
Yamashiro
Yamashiro
1999 N Sycamore Ave Hollywood, CA 90069
Stout
Stout
1544 N Cahuenga Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Satellite

The Satellite

A nightlife mainstay in the trendy hipster neighborhood of Silver Lake, Satellite is an intimate indie rock venue with cheap drinks, a young crowd and live bands every evening. Check it out >>

1717 Silver Lake Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90026
The Echo
The Echo
1822 W Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90026
Hotel Cafe
Hotel Cafe
1623 1/2 N. Cahuenga Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028