LA Restaurants/Bars

There are some fun happenings at local LA Restaurants. 

Upscale restaurant, Upper West features an incredible happy hour with items between $4.00 and $8.00.

Stop by for a romantic dinner or take advantage of the happy hour menu which offers some  jazzed up classic dishes such as lamb nachitos and Thai calamari with mint chili sauce.

You can enjoy a selection of specialty drinks, like a ginger cosmo, a Honey Rye a watermelon mojito, a cucumber martini and more.

Upper West Restaurant offers various liquor pairing nights. Upper West is located at 3321 Pico Blvd. in Santa Monica.


In Venice, enjoy the summer weather and watch the sun set at Figtree’s Café with a tasty happy hour.  Every Friday enjoy live music from 5:00 pm till 7:00 pm.

Figtree’s Café is located right on the Venice boardwalk at 429 Ocean Front Walk Venice, at Paloma Ave, two blocks south of Rose.

Figtree’s has been voted the best restaurant on the boardwalk since 1978. Figtree’s has a wonderful happy hour, Monday thru Friday and also has FREE delivery.

Figtree’s Café offers an eclectic mix of healthful food made with natural ingredients. Victoria keeps the menu up to date and likes to add new items. Known for their fresh food, Figtree’s Café creates their own sauces and specialty items. Some of their most popular dishes include burgers, sausages, hummus, tabouli, pot stickers and crab cakes.

Enjoy Happy Hour specials such as individual pizzas empanadas, quiche, potato latkes and sangria.
310 392-4937;

If you love Southern food...head to South, on Wilshire in Santa Monica, every Friday, South, presents a fun night with local DJ Jacque from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am. It’s always a fun night with tasty drink specials and a yummy happy hour!

Starting at 4:00 pm and runs till 7:00 pm. Get there early to partake of the specials.  South also offers $3 beer, ($10.00 pitchers) and $5 wells.

South is located at 3001 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403. (310) 828-9988;

Every Tuesday night….Come to South, it’s FAT Tuesday! Party the summer away with All You Can Eat Crawfish Boil every Tuesday night….Yum! With live music and specials on Beers and hurricanes, plus cajun food specials too…There’s always a party at South.

Wednesday night is Trivia Night....come on by and PLAY!!!

South is the place to be for tasty Southern Food. Don’t’ forget to take advantage of their happy hour. What a deal!!! Starting at 3:00 pm and runs till 8:00 pm. South is located at 3001 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403. (310) 828-9988;