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Looking for the best bars in Los Angeles? Discover the ultimate guide to Los Angeles bars and find the perfect spot that suits your style. Diverse, trendy and always evolving, LA bars continuously up the ante to appeal to the city's hunger for the new and improved. Outdoor patios and courtyards abound, and many bars offer some combination of food, live music, specialty themes or all of the above. You can sip an artisan cocktail next to a rooftop pool, slam a cold beer in a dive bar or savor a glass of wine with a view of the ocean. Head to a swanky hotel lounge to rub shoulders with the rich and famous, or party underground at an unmarked tavern. Hang out by the Westside beaches at an easygoing surf shack, or visit one of the Eastside's many dive bars for PBR specials and hipster-friendly fun. Relax at an intimate wine bistro, chill out at an Irish pub or spend a few hours at an outdoor beer garden in the sun. From happy hour watering holes to late-night haunts and everything in between, the wide variety of bars in LA make it easy to get your swerve on in style.

We have gathered 612 bars in the City of Angels. So, which are the best bars in Los Angeles? Just scroll down and find the LA bars best suited for you.




Oldfields Liquor Room

  • 10899 Venice Blvd

    Culver City CA 90034

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.



  • 111 Main St

    Seal Beach CA 90740

Day or night, visit Clancy's to watch your favorite LA-sports team in a brick, farmhouse style venue with daily happy hours to wash down your corned beef.


Sonny McLeans

  • 2615 Wilshire Blvd

    Santa Monica CA 90403

Clover-colored, casual hangout that is often full of sports fans, this Irish tavern and gastro pub serves classic Irish favorites and traditional New England cuisine with California flair. Play darts or a round of pool with your friends, try the karaoke,



  • 1233 Vine St

    Los Angeles CA 90038

If you are feeling nostalgic for the hospitality of the deep South circa 1920, Sassafras is more than ready to fill the void for Hollywood residents.


Barbarella Bar

  • 2609 N. Hyperion ave.

    Silverlake CA 90027



  • 2101 Lincoln Blvd

    Santa Monica CA 90405

Live music is the focus of this neighborhood venue, which features performances seven nights a week. You'll also find burlesque dancing, trivia games, jazz nights and daily food specials.


Fabulous West

  • 1616 W Pacific Coast Hwy

    Long Beach CA 90810



  • 4356 Sunset Blvd.

    Silver Lake CA 90029


Manhattan Beach Brewing Co

  • 124 Manhattan Beach Blvd

    Manhattan Beach CA 90266


Checker Hall

  • 104 N Ave 56

    Los Angeles CA 90042


Three Clubs

  • 1123 Vine St

    Los Angeles CA 90038

A classic neighborhood hangout that’s survived since 1991, this Vine Street lounge hosts live bands, theater shows, burlesque, and cabaret. Slide up to the mahogany bar or grab a seat on a leather banquette, and sip one of the signature martinis.


2nd Floor Bar

  • 1020 South Figuero St.

    Los Angeles CA 90015


Gasser Lounge

  • 1500 Aviation Blvd

    Redondo Beach CA 90278


Essex Public house

  • 6683 Hollywood Blvd

    Hollywood CA 90028


The Bungalow

  • 101 Wilshire Blvd

    Santa Monica CA 90401

With lovely and unique interior designing to surround your night of drinking and lounging, Bungalow will make you want to move in and never leave.



  • 1301 Ocean Avenue

    Santa Monica CA 90401

Featuring a primo rooftop deck with fire pits and spectacular views overlooking the coastline, this chilled-out lounge space is a hidden gem with fantastic cocktails – the perfect beginning to a night out.


Gold Diggers

  • 5632 Santa Monica Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90038


Santa Monica Brew Works

  • 1920 Colorado Ave

    Santa Monica CA 90404


Gold Room

  • 1558 W Sunset Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90026


Broadway Cocktail Lounge

  • 1100 E Broadway

    Long Beach CA 90802


4100 Bar

  • 4100 Sunset Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90026


Ddong Ggo

  • 528 S Western Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90020


Melody Lounge

  • 939 N Hill Street

    Los Angles CA 90012


Mr T's Bowl

  • 5621 N Figueroa Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90042