Ultra-exotic tiki shrine to the lounge life. Reggae, hip-hop, rock and punk bands shake up diners at this venerable coastal spot. No alcohol; coffee, tea and sweets. Back with new owners, an improved PA and a wide-open spectrum of musical acts. A charmingly ratty former bowling alley.
Lunch and dinner daily. A neighborhood bar with friendly regulars, and Guinness stout and Harp lager on tap. A low-key, down-and-dirty roadhouse atmosphere, with plenty of indie and country-rock bands, and a regular crew of DJs to fill in any gaps. An old storefront that doubles as a nightclub and art gallery. Happening scene where people actually listen to the music. This restaurant serving global cuisine features a plush Moroccan atmosphere, scarlet couches for lounging, and plenty of live music.
A candlelit lounge that fosters a community atmosphere. A hall-of-fame bar with a VIP loft for more than 40 years — a millennium in nightclub land. Kitchen, three full bars.
This historic joint remains a crucial spot for local aspirants and the occasional touring act. ZEN, Hyperion Ave. Over 21 unless otherwise noted. GO At El Cid: Nappy at the Roots with hip-hop thriller Medusa, others, Fri. At Room 5 Lounge: At The Good Hurt: For info, call At The Cocaine in the club Live Jazz: No phone, but www. At The Liquid Kitty: At Maui Sugar Mill Saloon: For complete listings, go to www.
Heaven returns with new resident DJ 4 Strings spining trance and more. Young trendoids dance to Top 40 pop faves on the turntables and up on a giant screen at Tigerheat,a raging, mostly gay mash; 10 p. Lipstick smacks you with electronica, hip-hop and trip hop. Club nights, 9 p. Full bar, food available until mid. Dancing to DJs spinning hip-hop and rock.
DJ Dan and Christopher Lawrence. Other nights, 10 p. Das Bunker has industrial and EBM; over Exotic City has sexy dancers and DJs spinning hip-hop, house, funk and soul till 2 a. Full bar; over 21; cover varies. Live salsa early and dancing later with DJs spinning hip-hop, Top 40 and Latin grooves. DJs spin Top 40 dance hits. DJs Steve Aoki and Frankie Chan spin rock, classic hip-hop and nu-dance beats for cool indie types; plus live bands.
Full dinner menu available. Fame features vocal contests and dancing to DJs spinning hits. Spundae spins with a jam-packed night of world-class electro DJs. Boys will be toys at Boys Night Out, with house, techno, salsa and disco music, plus a drag show at Illusions II is a night of sweet topless transvestites. Velvet has sexy go-go girls and cheesy dance sounds.
Illusions is a drag and dance night hosted by Viva Sex. Volupcity is dance night for BBWs big, beautiful women and the peeps who love them. Part-Time Punks has cool DJs spinning post-punk, indie rock and more. Full restaurant; most nights 9 p. I Love Circuit Boysis in the main room, pumping out relentless dance beats for the tight-teed queer boy crowd. Full bar;over 21; cover varies. The Factory, La Peer Dr. Jam Rockout with hip-hop DJs.
Club Obsession has reggaeton, dancehall and hip-hop. Shakespeare, Aurelito and the gang treat you to the sweet reggae and hip-hop vibe of Chocolate Bar. All clubs 9 p. An oasis of hip-hop from On Productions. Hip-hop and dance beats fill the air at Oxygen Saturdays. Icon Entertainment pumps up the jams.
Dress code; 10 p. Progressive house gets down and dirty at Soil. Most nights 10 p. If you like this story, consider signing up for our email newsletters.