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The Redwood Bar & Grill

316 W. Second St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
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  • Sun-Fri 11am-2am, Sat 5pm-2am
  • $$
  • Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Brunch
  • Full bar
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Decorated with skulls & crossbones, fishing nets and maritime paintings, this pirate-themed downtown bar has a long and rich history. Roots-rock, punk and indie bands vie for attention on the club's small, low stage.

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    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 6 a.m. by Brett Callwood

    On Wednesday, July 25, downtown's Redwood Bar is hosting a night of ’60s-influenced garage rock featuring three killer bands. Top of the bill is the superb Pedal Strike, a group that our own Jonny Whiteside recently described as a “...

  • Sorrows, The Bloodhounds, Veneer, Dr. Boogie
    Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 3 a.m. by Lina Lecaro

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    Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Falling James

    Like most of the better drummers in L.A., Bob Lee is in more than one band. He's so explosive that he can dutifully re-create Keith Moon's rambling tom-tom fills, but he's also much more solid than the Who drummer ever was. Lee is e...

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    Monday, May 12, 2014 at 4 a.m. by Falling James

    Thee Nodes actually get around to making something resembling music, but you might not notice that at first while being overwhelmed by the Montreal punk outfit's stage presentation. The male drummer wears little more than a bikini (...

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