The 11 Best New Bars in Los Angeles: Spring 2017
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The 11 Best New Bars in Los Angeles: Spring 2017

It should come as no surprise that new bars are popping up in Los Angeles all the time. Many of these spots are vanguards, offering new trends and styles of drinking. One might be a more relaxed craft spot, another might have sweeter-yet-balanced drinks, and still another might effortlessly incorporate high-tech equipment and techniques. At least one of these 11 new establishments could be your next favorite hangout.—Caroline Pardilla

*Bars are listed alphabetically.

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1.  Accomplice

Although Accomplice is in the guise of a neighborhood bar tucked in a neighborhood, people usually drive through to get to…
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2.  Bar Clacson

The folks behind many of downtown’s hottest cocktail spots, 213 Hospitality, collaborated with renowned barmen Eric Alperin (The Varnish) and Richard…
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3.  Bar Tribute

Tribute, located next door to Mexican restaurant Te’Kila on Ventura Boulevard, has a dive bar feel but in a good way.…
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4.  Birds & Bees

Before there was this swank subterranean bar, in this space was an LAPD gym. Thankfully, weight machines have been traded for…
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5.  Black Rabbit Rose

Unlike L.A.’s iconic Magic Castle, you don’t have to be a club member or a magician to gain access to this…
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6.  El Dorado

Follow the marquee arrow sign to the entrance of this underground Art Deco cocktail lounge in downtown’s Historic Core, then descend…
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7.  The Edmon

Located in a legit historic Hollywood hotel, which appears in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, The Edmon hotel bar…
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8.  Mezcalero

Leave your thoughts of Margaritas and a bucket o’ Tecate beer at home as new downtown watering hole Mezcalero aims to…
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9.  Mikkeller DTLA

For its first Los Angeles outpost, Danish brewery Mikkeller took a more-than-100-year-old auto repair shop and preserved its industrial feel, high…
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10.  71Above

Chef Vartan Abgaryan’s restaurant located on the 71st floor of the U.S. Bank building downtown without a doubt has the best…
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11.  Tabula Rasa Bar

Those in Thai Town now have the benefit of sauntering down to this new local wine and beer bar for rare…
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