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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 631 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.



  • 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.


La Descarga

  • 1159 N Western Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90029

Step into Havana's hidden past at La Descarga Hollywood's speakeasy, where Cuban influence meets craft cocktails


Rosenthal Malibu Vineyard Tasting Room

  • 26023 Pacific Coast Hwy

    Malibu CA 90265


Crow's Cocktail

  • 5728 E 2ND St

    Long Beach CA 90803

Crow's Cocktail Dive Bar in Long Beach offers an unpretentious, laid-back ambiance, serving a wide variety of craft cocktails and beers in a nostalgic, retro setting.


Malibu Wines

  • 31740 Mulholland Hwy

    Malibu CA 90265


R Place

  • 3739 E Colorado Blvd

    Pasadena CA 91107

An extreme dive bar in East Pasadena with a relaxed, casual vibe where the strong drinks flow and the good times seem to roll


Ugo Wine Bar

  • 3865 Cardiff Ave.

    Culver City CA 90230

Choose from a wide array of Italian wines by the glass as well as house-made pizzas, pastas and other delectable menu items.


Poor Richard's Cocktails

  • 6412 E Stearns St

    Long Beach CA 90815

Classic dive bar with cheap beer, strong pours, jukebox, sports on TV, and a friendly, neighborhood atmosphere


Colorado Bar

  • 2640 E Colorado Blvd

    Pasadena CA 91107

Colorado Bar is the ultimate dive in the Pasadena area. Good drinks, a great jukebox, a pool table and a laid-back vibe


Casey's Tavern

  • 22029 Sherman Way

    Canoga Park CA 91303

Casey's Tavern Bar in Canoga Park is a cozy, dimly-lit local favorite featuring pool tables, live music, and a friendly atmosphere serving affordable drinks.


PBS Pub & CO

  • 464 W Willow St

    Long Beach CA 90806

PBS Pub & CO in Long Beach is a convivial, relaxing gastropub offering an expansive beer selection, globally-influenced pub grub, and trivia nights in a cozy atmosphere



  • 24 Windward Ave

    Venice CA 90291


The Mint

  • 6010 W Pico Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90035

The Mint in Los Angeles is a historic live music venue known for its dark and intimate setting showcasing a wide range of talented artists


Bar Alon

  • 6744 Woodley Ave

    Van Nuys CA 91406


Venice Whaler Bar & Grill

  • 2-10 Washington Blvd

    Venice CA 90292

Venice Whaler Bar & Grill is a lively beachfront spot in Venice, offering delicious food, a wide selection of drinks, and a relaxed atmosphere with stunning ocean views



  • 5456 E Del Amo Blvd

    Long Beach CA 90808

Experience lively nights at Boomer's Cocktail bar in Long Beach. Featuring live bands, karaoke, darts, and pool for a fun-filled evening with friends


Norwood Bar & Lounge

  • 16200 Nordhoff St

    North Hills CA 91343


The Witches Brew Cocktail Lounge

  • 16151 Parthenia St

    North Hills CA 91343


Hinano Cafe

  • 15 Washington Blvd

    Venice CA 90292

Hinano Cafe in Venice is a laid-back, beachside hangout known for its classic burgers, cold beers, and local vibes


Mai Tai Bar

  • 97 Aquarium Way

    Long Beach CA 90802


Ma'am Sir

  • 4330 Sunset Boulevard

    Los Angeles CA 90029


Golden Gopher

  • 417 W 8TH St

    Los Angeles CA 90014

An upscale, trendy spot in LA where cocktail enthusiasts fancy themselves mixologists and gold miners, while sipping on liquid treasures in style