Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Los Angeles

Little Beach House Malibu
The Little Beach House Malibu, an outpost of Soho House, offers beachfront dining, drinking and the dream of a life on the California coast.
Rooftop – The Standard
Rooftop at The Standard has the most breathtaking view of LA's sky-high cityscape and sipping cocktails in the warm night surrounded by glittering skyscrapers is something special...
Del Monte Speakeasy
Kick back in Venice’s oldest watering hole to the tune of the prohibition, sipping your illicit cocktails with the other miscreants that pack this underground spot. 
The Dresden Room
Retro-kitsch trappings host LA's most famous lounge singing duo...
Tropicana
The A-list has slunk off elsewhere, leaving a mid-century modern oasis complete with heated pool to steam up the scene.
Bar Marmont
Downplayed chic draws starlets to the laid-back and cozy interior...
Tiki-Ti
Unassuming tiki shack that serves the gamut of exotic cocktails - come early to snatch one of the few seats and join the luau.
Tower Bar
An elegant oasis of calm amid the roar of Sunset Strip...
Tom Bergin’s Tavern
A truly great Irish pub with added authentic LA 'Oirishness'...
The Well
Sultry, sophisticated, chilled and just occasionally wild as hell...
The Polo Lounge
The ultimate icon of Old Hollywood glamour, elegance and privilege...
The Abbey
West Hollywood's epicenter of the gay cocktailing circuit...
Snake Pit Ale House
No-frills, unapologetic dive bar in the heart of Hollywood...
NoBar
Part dive bar, part hipster hangout...
Little Bear
Set in an expansive, bright, high-ceilinged room whose industrial rafters are still exposed, Little Bear brings a chic edge to the gastropub genre.
La Cuevita
With a menu filled to bursting with an array of tequilas and smokily potent mescals, La Cuevita is a celebration of Mexican food and spirits seen through a mixological lens.
Golden Road Brewing
The brewery is turning out a solid selection of brews that are fast becoming city denizens’ favourites. Golden Road Hefeweizen, Point the Way IPA, and Get Up Off that Brown are only some of the brewery’s popular styles (it boasts 20 revol
Golden Gopher
A revamped speakeasy with faux-glam 1970s stylings hosts after-work scenesters...
Formosa Cafe
Classic cocktail joint from a bygone era has refused to fall into tourist hell...
Beer Belly
A must-see for the hip craft beer lover, this fun-loving space is fit to burst with local brews and rib tickling bites.
Moonshadows Blue Lounge
Magnificent Malibu bar overlooking the crashing waves of the Pacific...
La Descarga
Hollywood speakeasy that's bringing the Cuban bar back to life in LA.

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