Santa Monica's Top 5 Most Unique Bars


Though people think of sandy floors and sun kissed bartenders when they think of Santa Monica, those in the know are aware of a whole other subset of Santa Monica nightlife. This beach-centric town offers a ton of diversity and interesting places for those that are willing to look past the oceanside venues. Dig a little deeper and you'll find speakeasies hidden under famous buildings, venues merging the best of the modern and retro aesthetic, and places where you can see all of Los Angeles from just one of their booths. For those that are ready to dive into Santa Monica's hidden bar scene, these Top 5 venues are your gateway pass. Discover these amazingly diverse spots, and tell us if your favorite spot is on here, or if you know of an even more veiled and mysterious place to grab a cocktail in Santa Monica. - Darianne Dobbie


Boulevard 3

Boulevard 3

For glitz, glamour and a good-looking crowd, head to the palatial Hollywood club Boulevard3, which features several bars and lounge areas, outdoor courtyard, stage performers and secret surprises. Check it out >>

6523 Sunset Blvd.
Hollywood CA 90028

OHM Nightclub
OHM Nightclub
6801 Hollywood Blvd Suite 433 Hollywood, CA 90028
Playhouse
Playhouse
6506 Hollywood Blvd Hollywood, CA 90028

Oldfields Liquor Room

Oldfields Liquor Room

If you are feeling nostalgic for the bygone era of the 1930's, you don't have to buy a time machine, you just have to mosey on down to Oldfield's in Culver City. Check it out >>

10899 Venice Blvd
Culver City CA 90034

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

Yamashiro

When people talk about being on top of the world, it's fair to say they're talking about being at Yamashiro. Check it out >>

1999 N Sycamore Ave
Hollywood CA 90069
Picca
Picca
9575 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90035
Stout
Stout
1544 N Cahuenga Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028

The Conga Room

The Conga Room

Located in Downtown LA, this energetic Latin lounge features live bands, DJs, and a large dance floor for salsa dancing. Co-owned by J-Lo, The Conga Room hosts big-name performers in many genres, and is one of the top Latin nightclubs in the city. Check it out >>

800 W Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles CA 90015

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