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The Purple Orchid

221 Richmond St.
El Segundo, CA 90245


  • Sun, Sat 11:30am-2am, Mon-Fri 3:30pm-2am
A friendly neighborhood dive in El Segundo, the Purple Orchid is a bit of a hidden treat -- and more subtly decorated than you might expect. You often can find live music at this tiki-themed bar near LAX, and best of all, the tiki drinks are cheap. Order up a volcano bowl for a treat -- yes, that's real flame!

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