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Roadside Taverns Southern California


The Melody Lounge (Demolished)
San Gabriel, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

Looking to chill for the evening amidst good tunes and company? Well, not sure if The Melody Lounge is the place but the name sure sounds good.


UPDATE 02/05 : The Melody Lounge has been torn down and the lot is now the parking area for a new Walgreens Drug Store. 02-05




Doll Hut
Photo courtesy Georg Balandran

Here's an interesting place to find beer. Well, the sign itself for the Doll Hut is worthy of checking out.



Westchester Sports Grill
Westchester, CA
Photo by RoadsidePeek.com

This marquee for the Westchester Sports Grill features mid-century shapes on its marquee. Perhaps quasi Googie? Check this place out and relax awhile if you pass by this area.



Atomic Bar
Photo courtesy Matt Bamberg

Check out this nice neon sign for the Atomic Bar. The neon glow at this bar give an almost atomic look to the site.



Bobo's Cocktails
Norwalk, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

Looking to clown around over cocktails? Then check out Bobo's Cocktails and its rather interesting looking clown marquee.



Gardena, CA
Photo courtesy Adriene Biondo

Here's an interesting looking cocktail lounge out near Gardena called Momo. Not sure what goes on in the Camino Room.




Leonardo's Night Club
Los Angeles, CA
Photos courtesy John Eng


Leonardo's Night Club still lights up the night with fine neon during evenings in Los Angeles.

(Near right) The neon lettering above the entrance to the club

(Far right) A shot of the marquee









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