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2016 Top 10 Lounges in Los Angeles Area

Mix and mingle at The Bungalow, an oceanfront lounge at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows in Santa Monica

A good lounge is a mix between an entertainment venue, social club and bar, which allows people who want to mingle as well as couples who only have eyes for each other to have a good time. Some offer live entertainment, a diverse food menu, and a wide selection of signature cocktails, while others rely on a DJ, snacks, and serve just beer and wine. Either way, if customers keep coming, they must be doing something right. Presented in alphabetical order, here are the top ten lounges in Los Angeles.


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