Best Frat-Boy-Free Drinking (2008)

The Roost

Amid a sea of fancier, trendier, pricier options, the Roost remains a dive bar in the best sense of the term: cheap strong drinks, free popcorn, and no pretentiousness whatsoever. Add in a well-stocked jukebox, very few frat boys prone to belting out Bon Jovi, friendly bartenders at the cash-only bar, and the fact that it's rarely crowded even on weekends, and you'll understand the timeless appeal of the Roost.

—Molly Lambert

Location Details

3100 Los Feliz Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90039
323-664-7272