Expert Tips for Los Angeles Nightlife


Best Los Angeles, CA Nightlife

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    Bootsy Bellows

    Only being open on Tuesday, Friday and Saturday nights helps make Bootsy Bellows a must-visit kind of Sunset Strip spot; it also helps that people like...

    Photo courtesy of Bootsy Bellows.
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    Academy LA

    Academy has risen from the ashes of Create Nightclub, opening in January of 2018 in the same large Hollywood space. It remains the place that packs in the...

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    Riviera 31

    There's always something happening at Riviera 31 inside the Sofitel Hotel, including jazz on Mondays. Every Monday from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., Riviera 31 hosts...

    Photo courtesy of Sofitel Hotel Riveria 31
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    When it comes to exclusive nightclubs, Poppy may just be L.A.'s ultimate. Only open on Thursday nights, this place has drawn musical stars like Drake and...

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    Nightingale Plaza

    Nightingale Plaza is the newest iteration of the West Hollywood party space that was once Greystone Manor. SBE, the restaurant-nightclub-hotel conglomerate...

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    Station1640 brings a New York City vibe to the Cahuenga Corridor in Hollywood, with a cool subway graffiti design created by some of Los Angeles' best...

    Photo courtesy of Station1640/Jeremy Hanna
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    The Peppermint Club

    The Peppermint Club used to be Hooray Harry's, but now is transformed into a 1960s-inspired lounge designed to make listening to live music an...

    Photo courtesy of The Peppermint Club
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    The Conga Room

    The Conga Room is a convivial place located in the heart of L.A. Live in Downtown Los Angeles. A fixture in the nightlife scene, the club is owned by some...

    Photo courtesy of The Conga Room
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    The Abbey Food & Bar

    Located in West Hollywood, the center of L.A.'s gay community, the Abbey Food & Bar is a fixture in that neighborhood that's also known as "Boys' Town."...

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    The Mint

    One of L.A.'s classic clubs, The Mint is a little place with a big sound. The music-filled venue has packed them in since 1937, with just a small stage,...

    Photo courtesy of Andy Gordon

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