Dive bars

in Los Angeles

Los Angeles Dive Bar

We're paying homage to the kings of all bars, the bars who are there for you through all your celebrations, your tears, your triumphs, and your failures. That's right, hail to the almighty dive bar. We present to you the dingiest, darkest, dirtiest, most diviest of all dive bars, in all their resplendent glory. Read on to find the best Los Angeles dive bars!

We have gathered 65 dive bars in the City of Angels. So, which are the best dive bars in Los Angeles? Just scroll down and find the LA dive bars best suited for you.


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  • 1652 N Cherokee Ave

    Hollywood CA 90029

Boardner's is best known for its goth night, Bar Sinister, on Saturday nights, and talk about being whisked far away from the bass thumps of other Hollywood clubs.

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Shellback Tavern

  • 116 Manhattan Beach Blvd

    Manhattan Beach CA 90266

A classic dive bar, Shellback Tavern guarantees ice cold beers, a sparkling view of the Pacific and a random array of floating bar belongings.

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El Rinconcito

  • 2061 W Lambert Rd

    LA Habra CA 90631

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  • 19259 Colima Rd

    Rowland Heights CA 91748

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Route 66 Roadhouse and Tavern

  • 1846 Huntington Dr

    Duarte CA 91010

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Posse Bar

  • 13093 Springdale St

    Westminster CA 92683

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Tiny's hi-Dive

  • 12012 W Pico Blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90064

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Blipsy Bar

  • 369 N Western Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90004

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Crows Nest

  • 1912 W Willow St

    Long Beach CA 90810

Crows Nest in Long Beach is a relaxed watering hole offering large screen TVs, diverse beer selection and a wide variety of cocktails

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Eighty Sixed Sports Lounge

  • 1045 W Philadelphia St

    Ontario CA 91762

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Thirty Six Thirty Six Club

  • 3636 E Broadway

    Long Beach CA 90803

The Thirty Six Thirty Six Club in Long Beach is a lively venue offering pool tables, DJ nights and a broad range of beers and cocktails.

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Thirsty Isle

  • 4319 E Carson St

    Long Beach CA 90808

One of Long Beach’s oldest dive bar beloved by locals for its friendly bartenders, relaxed atmosphere, shuffleboard and strong drinks

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Shannon's Bayshore

  • 5335 E 2nd St

    Long Beach CA 90803

Shannon's Bayshore is a lively Irish pub in Long Beach, featuring live music, hearty pub grub, a wide range of beers, and an inviting ambiance.

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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.

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The Daily Pint

  • 2310 Pico Blvd

    Santa Monica CA 90405

Unleash your inner beer enthusiast at The Daily Pint in Santa Monica, a vibrant pub boasting an eclectic array of hoppy delights and robust whiskeys.

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Snake Pit

  • 7529 Melrose Ave

    Los Angeles CA 90046

Snake Pit is an eclectic, long-standing bar in Los Angeles offering a variety of beverages, including craft beers, cocktails and wines in a relaxed, informal atmosphere.

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  • 1710 Clark Ave

    Long Beach CA 90815

Dive bar known for its retro vibe and affordable drinks. Pool tables and dart boards available.

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Tailgate Bar

  • 2503 Santa Fe Ave

    Long Beach CA 90810

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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

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  • 6202 Santa Monica blvd

    Los Angeles CA 90038

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Oh Gradys

  • 17633 Chatsworth St

    Granada Hills CA 91344

Oh Gradys in Granada Hills is a lively pub, serving hearty fare and cold pints, with weekly karaoke nights adding to the jovial atmosphere

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The Vintage Cocktail Lounge

  • 8550 Chapman Ave

    Stanton CA 90680