This is a great sober non-bar daytime activity that can put you in contact in the right way with new people. This is a great way to get exercise and meet new people. We've never been here and not seen at least one rendering of a penis in the ladies room!. On weekends, the line for this Hollywood bar gets crazy, so come on a weeknight and chat up that hottie at the bar ordering a spiked snow cone, or order a cocktail pitcher to split with someone who catches your eye on the dancefloor. The pool room provides better lighting to check out what you might be getting into and even a photo booth to preserve it. Whether you do phone-banking, stuff envelopes or answer phones, you are bound to meet people who are doing similar things in the office of that non-profit organization. Short, sexy video shows how to get a Guaranteed First Date.
West Hollywood This multiple-roomed Russian-themed lounge makes it possible to have various kinds of no-shame nights in the same place -- starting with getting down in dim, red-lit ambiance in the dancy Red Room before moving towards a more relaxed, boothy vibe in the up-front Bar Room. Guests are encouraged to dress up, so you'll see vixens rocking fierce vintage frocks and femme fatale makeup often. And I have personally met new people in this manner. It is common for group and individual discussions to ensue during and after readings and signings so stick around afterwards as well. A decidedly retro crowd tends to flock here, so the pick-up lines are a bit more clever. While you can always play it safe and order a margarita, we encourage starting your South of the Border evening with the creative cocktails. Newbies always seem inspired by the depraved decor and, a couple cheap drinks later, tend to take over the room's dark crevices for makeout sessions and whatnot.
I would say dismiss the San Francisco cheerleaders, who are a bit misinformed or perhaps just a bit ignorant. However, I've added sports pubs and bars to this list because they are generally more laid-back and 'neighborhoody' than regular bars. By the numbers Los Angeles County alone has the largest number of Chinese and Chinese-Americans in the U. But if visions of secret entrances and flapper girls twirling from the ceiling are flowing through your head right now, take a pause. This one is essentially an ode to bad behavior.
An enduring post-show hangout, it's often raining pretty-haired hotties in here late at night. We never promised Victoria's Secret Angels or David Beckham look-alikes, folks. In cities like Berlin, New York, London, Barcelona and Paris, people often start going out at 1am, and the social life is correspondingly more raucous. When we wrote about the we were called out and questioned a lot in the comments section, with attractiveness of patrons the biggie. They have lots of security there as well. Use the, er, unique architecture as a conversation starter over a beer on that great back patio. A cut and a cocktail are easily found at this New York City export that made its West Coast debut in Culver City, then cropped up in Highland Park.
We were both browsing in the same obscure section and got to talking about the topic at hand. This place is a party on weekends, when groups of friends descend on the patio—come with your own crew, then make eyes at the other tables. Some guys like earthy natural beauties, some like tattooed punkettes, some dig curvy Latinas, while many are into lanky blondes. It was quite the horny hub during the '80s hair-metal era Poison's Bret Michaals was known to take ladies into the kitchen for, um, snacks. It gets rowdy here, but no one is faceplanting on the bar. This gorgeous downtown bar conjures Hollywood glamour better than any place actually in Hollywood. I have personally given my time to the Braille Institute, political organizations and even a local radio station that relies on listeners for funds.
Seven Grand also hides the sorta-secret bar The Jackalope in the back if you want to change locations without really changing locations. Here's why: The dark dance room almost always has great music pumping and the way it's set up -- with seating surrounding it -- makes it really easy to meet people bouncing back and forth busting moves. The main bar is narrow, which makes it equally effortless to chat up someone while waiting to order your drink. The video states that the best place is not at the gym, at school or in the park. Even the shyest person can usually muster up enough courage to ask to join someone in a game of foosball. Unlike the rooftop mayhem of Drai's, which can be random on weekends, the Living Room Lounge attracts a more exclusive, usually sexy and sophisticated scene queen.
Often, there are promotional lube tubes right on the bar next to the peanuts we'll refrain from a nuts joke. Your dogs provide the fodder for conversation--unless of course they trot up to the wrong guy or girl. Ladies: The sultry stage show gets guys riled and ripe for the pickin. Yes, everyone looks better after a few stiff ones, but lighting helps too, not just because it can mask certain imperfections but because of the mood it can create. Art Openings I can't tell you how many times I've met new people at art openings.
That's why we've got this cheat-sheet of great bars for meeting single people at. So use Resident in the Arts District as your personal outdoor barbecue - without the actual barbecue. Though lines can get bad especially on the big drag show nights , the crowd is far more laid-back than what you usually find in Weho. Independent Groups Like classes and continued education, independent groups bring people together through common interests. The bathrooms are covered in chalkboard paint and supplied with a cowbell -- yes, cowbell -- full of chalk for expressing yourself. Being genetically -- or surgically -- blessed is one thing, and in L. Last call being 2am in Los Angeles, most establishments start kicking you out at 1am.
This bar in Venice is a much-needed addition to an area that oddly struggles with worthwhile places to grab a drink. Classes and Continued Education This is a pretty common way to meet people--and a great way to boost your knowledge base personally or for your career. This speakeasy exudes a casual, house party-like atmosphere thanks to darkly lit hallways, comfy couches, and an outdoor patio with hammocks, ample seating and spiked sno-cones from the old-school camper posted up out back; there's plenty to talk about with whomever you meet there -- and a dance floor busting out old-school hits if you want to take it to the next-ish level. Also, the cocktails are served in plastic to-go cups with straws, which is just an excellent idea. Live burlesque performances take over the entire bar, raising temps and bringing an interactive zest to the room, heightened by great dance music in between. Also, they hired a security guard to patrol the parking area too. Saturday Night Disco Night is not be missed.