Go From Bottomless Brunch to Late Night Bottle Service at this Santa Monica Restaurant

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1212 Santa Monica is a “New California” restaurant that’s creating not only a stellar dining experience, but an upscale nightlife in their 10,000 sq-foot venue. Bucket Listers breaks down what it's like to go from bottomless mimosas to their lit up dance floor below...

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7 Hangouts in Santa Monica That the Locals Love

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If you’re looking to live it up like an LA local, then Santa Monica is the place to be. Between bottomless brunches and jumpin’ day clubs, this trendy town tends to draw in a crowd on the weekends. But if you want to experience the Santa Monica scene like a true Angeleno, then we suggest staying up on a school night and skipping out on the ferris wheel...

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8 Ways to Experience a Night Out in West Hollywood—No Nightclubs Included

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Forget about crowded nightclubs in LA; instead, turn to entertaining cabaret nights and fun comedy shows. West Hollywood, which is a lively and vibrant LA neighborhood known for its upbeat nightlife, upscale restaurants and vibrant social scene, is basically straight out of a movie. From the famous hills to the star-studded streets, West Hollywood provides a real-life “La La Land” experience for all who visit. That being said, if you’re in the mood for dinner, drinks and a show, there are plenty of one-of-a-kind spots to explore that aren’t jam-packed, sweaty clubs. Here are eight spots in LA that feel just like the movies—and will be your favorite new nightlife (or even daytime) destinations. Best Spots in West Hollywood...

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La Boheme: Where Romance Meets West Hollywood

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You may know La Bohème as one of the most romantic spots in West Hollywood...and Los Angeles entirely. With their string-lit garden patio, fireplace framed by roses and scented jasmine, and glittering french chandeliers that give a spacious dining room an intimate vibe—it’s an inarguable dream. Incredibly though, there’s still so much more to this one of a kind venue where socialites & celebrities come to gather. Firstly (and possibly most importantly), there’s Happy Hour EVERY night.Yes, every...

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