Craft Cocktails - Best of 2013

Published Oct 31, 2013

When it comes to cocktails, it's all about flavor and originality. Who makes the best?

Winner
2013 Winner

1. The Varnish

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118 East 6th Street Los Angeles CA 90014
  • The Varnish, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 118 East 6th Street Central City Los Angeles CA 90014
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    118 East 6th Street, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
  • Tiki-No of North Hollywood, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktail, Craft Cocktails, Happy Hour, 4657 Lankershim Boulevard North Hollywood North Hollywood CA 91602
    4657 Lankershim Boulevard, North Hollywood North Hollywood, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    217 Broadway, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Sage Restaurant and Lounge, Nightlife, Trendy Bar, 6511 Greenleaf Ave Whittier CA 90601
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    6511 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA
  • Barbarella Bar, Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 2609 Hyperion Ave Los Angeles CA 90027
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2609 Hyperion Ave, Silver Lake Los Angeles, CA
  • Liquid Kitty, Nightlife, Martini Bar, Specialty Cocktail, Craft Cocktails, 11780 West Pico Boulevard Los Angeles CA 90064
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    11780 West Pico Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
  • Musso & Frank Grill, Los Angeles Nightlife, Cocktails Martini Bar, 6667 Hollywood Blvd Los Angeles CA 90028
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    5221 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Lola's, Los Angeles Nightlife, Cocktails Martini Bar, 935 N Fairfax Ave West Hollywood CA 90046 945 N Fairfax Ave Los Angeles CA 90046
    9. Lola's
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    Multiple locations
  • The Basement Tavern, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 2640 Main Street Santa Monica Santa Monica CA 90405
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    2640 Main Street, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Next Door Lounge, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktail, 1154 N Highland Ave Hollywood Los Angeles CA 90038
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1154 N Highland Ave, Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Standard Lounge Hollywood, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, Patio Bar, 8300 W Sunset Blvd Hollywood West Hollywood CA 90069
    8300 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Bigfoot Lodge, Los Angeles Nightlife, Neighborhood Bar, 3172 Los Feliz Blvd Los Angeles CA 90039
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    3172 Los Feliz Blvd, Atwater Village Los Angeles, CA
  • Boardner's, Los Angeles Nightlife, Lounge Trendy Bar, 1652 N Cherokee Ave Los Angeles CA 90028
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1652 N Cherokee Ave, Hollywood Los Angeles, CA
  • Saint Felix, Nightlife, Food, Trendy Bar, Specialty Cocktail, Bar Bites, Craft Cocktails, Happy Hour, 8945 Santa Monica Boulevard West Hollywood West Hollywood CA 90069
    8945 Santa Monica Boulevard, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Eleven Nightclub, Nightlife, Trendy Bar, 8811 Santa Monica Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    8811 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood West Hollywood, CA
  • Trader Vic's LA LIVE, Nightlife, Trendy Bar, 800 W Olympic Blvd Los Angeles CA 90015
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    800 W Olympic Blvd, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
  • 18. 31ten
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    3110 Main St, Santa Monica Santa Monica, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1250 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    609 N La Brea Ave, Mid Wilshire Los Angeles, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1261 Cabrillo Ave, Torrance Torrance, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    1159 N Western Ave, Hollywood Hollywood, CA
  • The Federal Bar, Nightlife, Specialty Cocktail, Craft Cocktails, 5303 Lankershim Boulevard North Hollywood North Hollywood CA 91601
    Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    5303 Lankershim Boulevard, North Hollywood North Hollywood, CA
  • Nominee for: Craft Cocktails
    239 South Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA
  • The Crocker Club, Nightlife, Craft Cocktails, 453 South Spring Street Central City Los Angeles CA 90013
    453 South Spring Street, Downtown Los Angeles, CA
Contest Overview
  • 20,326
    Total Votes
  • 13,246
    Voters
  • 162
    Winners

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