Bar & Lounge

The 1160 Bar & Lounge is located at 1160 North Vermont Avenue between Santa Monica Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard on the lower level of the award winning Hollywood Hotel. The 1160 Bar & Lounge is a newly renovated space with an intimate and stylish atmosphere right out of the Casablanca era from the 30’s and is a relaxing place for guests to come and enjoy and hang out. The bar and lounge is 1,230 square feet with a seating capacity of 37 guests.

We offer Free Wireless Internet Access in the lounge area, so please feel free to bring your laptop computer. Digital satellite music in the bar and lounge and throughout the hotel is provided by Digital Media Xperience.

The 1160 Bar and Lounge can be booked for:

  • After Parties
  • Anniversary Celebrations
  • Awards Dinners
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvahs
  • Birthday Parties
  • CD Release Parties
  • College Parties
  • Company Parties
  • Corporate & Association Meetings
  • Fashion Shows
  • Holiday Parties
  • Luncheons
  • Movies
  • Music Videos
  • Premiers
  • Retirement Dinners
  • Showcases
  • Tour Group
  • Wedding Receptions

Please complete a Request for Proposal or contact our Director of Sales and Catering at 323-850-6553.


Comedy Night

The Hollywood Hotel has been providing a stage for comedians for more than 12 years. Some of the best comics in the business, as well as up and coming comics have spent time in the 1160 Bar and Lounge. Some notable past performers include Craig Robinson, Doug Stanhope, Jen Kirkman, Judah Friedlander, Marc Maron and Lizzy Cooperman, to Zack Galafanakis, Brody Stevens, Wyatt Cenak, Anthony Jezelnek, Matt Bruagner, Kyle Kinane and Rachel Arieff.

Hollywood Hotel features comedy Wednesday through Saturday. Open mic nights begin at 7 pm and on Fridays, booked shows begin at 10 pm. There is no cover charge and a one-drink minimum.

Between open mics and booked shows, comics such as Rick Shapiro, Hugh Moore, Pedro Salinas, to Michael Gregorian, Wendi Starling and Quincy Johnson take the stage. Many A-list celebrities also have visited the lounge’s open mic nights, to spectate and perform, including Jessica Biel, Kristen Wiig, Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, BJ Novak and Aiden Quinn.

Hosts for open mic nights include:

  • Wednesday: Phil Gould
  • Thursday: The Alibi mic hosted by Evan Kessler and guest hosts
  • Friday: Gene Steichen
  • Saturday: Eric Bustamante

Booked shows begin at 10pm every Friday and feature:

December 2014:

  • 5th John Stromme hosts a show
  • 12th features PUI hosted by Quincy Johnson and Andy Mandelberg
  • 19th Ryan Talmo brings in a great group of professionals as always.

January 2015:

  • 9th with John Stromme
  • 16th a show hosted by Eric Bustamante
  • 23rd PUI hosted by Quincy Johnson and Andy Mandelberg
  • 30th with Nasry Malak

Private Parties

With total meeting room space of over 5,000 square feet and catering to suit your every need, we’ll make your private party an evening to remember!

Please fill out our Request for Proposal form and a representative will contact you shortly.

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