Los Angeles Nightlife

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Los Angeles nightlife offers endless entertainment options, whether it’s a quiet drink with that special someone or dancing the night away with thousands of fellow party people. Downtown L.A.’s vibrant nightlife includes L.A. LIVE and numerous bars and nightclubs. In Hollywood, dress to impress at Drai’s and The Colony. Universal CityWalk Hollywood has everything from the Hard Rock Cafe to the dueling pianos of Howl at the Moon. L.A. mixologists create some of the best cocktails in the country at top bars, restaurants and hotels. Laugh it up at the Hollywood Improv Comedy Club or the Laugh Factory.


Los Angeles is the entertainment capital of the world, with some of the best clubs anywhere. Downtown L.A. is home to Club Nokia and the Conga Room at L.A. LIVE, as well as the massive Exchange LA. Also in Downtown is the stunning Mayan Nightclub and The Edison, a steampunk speakeasy. Dress to impress for Hollywood hotspots like Drai’s and The Colony, or experience supperclub’s unique mix of dining, dancing and entertainment. A Las Vegas-style nightclub awaits at Infusion Lounge at Universal CityWalk Hollywood. Browse L.A. Tourism’s listings and dance the night away at L.A.’s hottest clu…


Los Angeles bars are some of the best in the country, offering craft cocktails, wine and microbrews. Top restaurants such as Providence, Drago Centro, Ray’s and Stark Bar and Sadie feature superb craft cocktails. Some of L.A.’s best bars are in hotels, including The Mixing Room, Bar | Kitchen, the Polo Lounge, Bar Centro, the Library Bar and The Spare Room. Top L.A. wine bars include gLAnce Wine Bar, Corkbar and BottleRock. Beer fans can’t miss the 160 taps at the Yard House at L.A. LIVE. Browse our listings and wet your whistle at these top Los Angeles bars.

Comedy Clubs

You’re guaranteed a night of laughter when you go to one of L.A.’s famed comedy clubs. Richard Pryor, Jay Leno, Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin first gained fame at the Hollywood Improv Comedy Club. Located on the Sunset Strip, the Laugh Factory has featured Steve Martin, George Carlin, Jerry Seinfeld and Ellen DeGeneres. The Jon Lovitz Comedy Club at Universal CityWalk Hollywood has stand-up and podcasts recorded by Adam Carolla and Kevin Smith. First & Hope is the home of Un-Cabaret, with Margaret Cho, Dana Gould and Taylor Negron.