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Spirit House Bar

123 S. Lincoln Ave. (Garvey Ave.) Send to Phone
Gastropub and lounge hidden on the second floor of Monterey Park's Lincoln Plaza Hotel.

Dinner Tues.-Sat.

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Spirit House Bar Restaurant Review

: This gastropub and lounge from David Tewasart is tucked away on the second floor of Lincoln Plaza Hotel and much cooler than anybody would expect, given the location. Spirit House is surely one of the hottest spots in usually staid Monterey Park. The patio gets packed on weekends, where people enjoy the fire pits and DJ sets. Inside, the bar turns out classic cocktails with flair, as well as signature creations like a shiso-ginger mojito. About a dozen wines are available by the glass. Eleven craft beer taps rotate depending on what's in season or fun. Multicultural bar bites include french fries bathed in panang curry, sous vide pork shoulder tacos, spicy Kurobuta pork corn dogs, and mushroom-eggplant bao. For dessert, this happening little find offers ice cream sandwiches from Carmela, the cult-favorite Pasadena artisan creamery.
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