This (not so) hidden, underground speakeasy rests in the midst of Hollywood Blvd and was once called one of our sexiest bars in LA, so it’s only natural it makes our list for best bars in LA if you’re single.Bartenders serve up infused spirits, equipped with house made syrups and garnishes for young professionals looking for something fancy to sip on.This charming upscale bar-lounge rests on top of Rock & Reilly’s and is one of our favorite Sunset strip hotspots as well as one of the best rooftop bars located in the heart of West Hollywood.But those factors aside, it’s perfect for singles thanks to its romantic ambiance, which resembles an enchanted garden, complete with an ivy-clad pergola, wicker chairs, and a fireplace that gets extra-cozy on winter nights.LA can be a bear for single people to navigate: the city is enormous, online dating apps are terrible, and if you've spent a lot of time focusing on your own neighborhood, then you're just running into (and hooking up with) the same people over (and over) (and over) again.That's why we've got this cheat-sheet of great bars for meeting single people at.This Venice staple is the perfect boardwalk dive bar for meet-ups over stiff drinks and good food, which is why it’s also one of our favorite beachside bars in Los Angeles, one of the best happy-hour spots and one of the best karaoke bars for beachcombers -- all of which make it a perfect spot to "accidentally" side up on a sexy surfer boy or girl.
Allegedly a former bordello, the entrance to this huge bar -- which involves a bed, naturally -- means you’ve got an instant conversation starter with whomever you’ve been eying.
Seven Grand also hides the sorta-secret bar The Jackalope in the back if you want to change locations without really changing locations.
This dimly lit dive has a dingy dance floor with vibrant music, meaning whatever happens on the dance floor hopefully doesn’t stay there.
This divey whiskey bar is a prime destination for Pasadena singles based on the right combination of mood lighting (dimly lit, of course), feel-good tunes at a volume that’s conducive to conversation, and large liquor selection.
Additionally, you and your date-ish-person can also loosen up over a game of chess, shuffle board, or checkers -- just don't get too competitive, or you may be left alone to king yourself.