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

La Descarga

1159 N Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90029

La Descarga acts as an hommage to Havana's vibrant nightlife in the 1940s and 1950s. It transports you to pre-revolutionary Cuba with expertly crafted rum-based cocktails and a lively atmosphere that will give you a one-of-a-kind experience.

La Descarga

The secret entrance will open a dark room filled with over-the-top rustic charms. The decor of La Descarga Hollywood is designed to transport you to a different era, with vintage Cuban posters, dim lighting, and a live band playing traditional Cuban music. The bar features a menu of handcrafted cocktails that are influenced by the flavors and ingredients of Cuba, such as rum, lime, and mint. The club features a burlesque show that is a nod to the sensual and lively performances that were popular in Havana during the mid-20th century. It is also known for its energetic atmosphere with the dance floor packed with people showing off their moves. This one-of-a-kind experience makes it a great spot for anyone looking for a fun night out in Hollywood.

Interesting Facts

Smokers can enjoy the speakeasy cigar room stocked with imported varieties. The cigar menu is excellent in quality, and you can always bring your own.


Upscale attire only. They're serious about their dress code. "Gentlemen - Please wear collared, button down dress shirts. Collared button down dress shirts must be tucked in. Jeans or slacks are fine. Sports coats are highly encouraged. Hoodies, T-Shirts, beanies, baseball caps, sneakers, athletic wear, shorts or flip-flops will not be allowed inside the club at any time. no loose or baggy fitting clothing. Ladies - Cocktail dresses and heels are encouraged. Dark pants and an upscale blouse is accepted." It's also better to make a reservation a few days in advance.

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