If we’re being honest, The Bungalow is a complete mess, full of young hot people who haven’t yet experienced what a three-day hangover feels like. Their time will certainly come. But in the meantime, they’re enjoying the objectively-excellent space (it’s a converted bungalow house right on the beach) and a day-drinking situation that remains unparalleled.
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Shutters On The Beach
Nothing beats sitting on Shutters’ patio overlooking the ocean, sipping champagne, and pretending this is your everyday life.
Chez Jay is classic beachside drinking hole and one of the few remaining places in Santa Monica that can actually still get weird.
Bar Chloe has been around since 2007 and is one of the most reliable cocktail bars in Santa Monica.
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