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Bachelorette Party of 6 - LA Live

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luv2laugh Jun 10, 2012 10:33 AM

Hi There,

I'm planning a Bachelorette party weekend this August and am looking for a good dinner place to start us off. We are staying at the JW Marriot LA Live, near the convention center.

There will be six girls, mid-twenties. My friend likes French and Seafood best, but I think the most important thing is that the food tastes good, there is a good vibe and they have good customer service to start the night off. Also, I'm sure the girls will want to be ordering drinks.

Any suggestions?

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  1. Servorg RE: luv2laugh Jun 10, 2012 11:09 AM

    Places to consider:

    Baco Mercat http://bacomercat.com/

    Rivera http://www.riverarestaurant.com/

    The Gorbals http://thegorbalsla.com/

    The Lazy Ox http://lazyoxcanteen.com/

    Water Grill http://www.watergrill.com/

    Church & State http://www.churchandstatebistro.com/i...

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      andytseng RE: Servorg Jun 10, 2012 01:14 PM

      Although it doesn't fit the bill of French or Seafood, Rivera jumps out to me on this list. Good food, and great cocktails. Don't know if you'll have cars, but Rivera also works well since you can walk there and back vs. driving or getting a taxi (which I imagine is hard).

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        wienermobile RE: Servorg Jun 10, 2012 01:17 PM

        +1 for Water Grill. Wonderful raw bar, iced shellfish platters and fresh seafood.

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          Thor123 RE: wienermobile Jun 10, 2012 02:26 PM

          Even though it's now more relaxed at Water Grill, I think Rivera is exactly what they are looking for.

      2. Xericx RE: luv2laugh Jun 11, 2012 12:24 PM

        I've never had the food here really maybe someone can chime in but Perch Lounge seems to hit a lot of notes ambiance/vibe you may want to consider. Great view, outdoors, live music on Friday, French food.

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          nosh RE: luv2laugh Jun 11, 2012 05:50 PM

          I definitely recommend starting your evening off at Roy's. Not far away, just a couple blocks north on Figueroa, they have an "Aloha Hour" from 4:30-6:30 with $5 appetizers, glasses of wine, and specialty cocktails. You can get your party started there and save a LOT of money! And their food and service is excellent.

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