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Address: 8852 Sunset Blvd. at Laherty, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Phone Number: 310-358-1880
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Popular club showcasing rock bands and owned by actor Johnny Depp.

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This was a bit of a bucket list item for some in our group. We had to pay a pretty penny to get in, and I'm not sure it was worth it, but at the very least, it was unique. We... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 19, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

This was a bit of a bucket list item for some in our group. We had to pay a pretty penny to get in, and I'm not sure it was worth it, but at the very least, it was unique. We ended up hanging out in the downstairs bar area where it was a more low key atmosphere. They actually... More 

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Thank Sumer88
Burbank, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

The Viper Room hosts music of multiple genres, including metal, punk rock, and alternative with a 250 person capicity.

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Thank Renee T
San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This bar is the ultimate place to see your favorite band - it's small yet perfect and the acoustics are great there...plus, you never know when JD might be hangin out!

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Pensacola, Florida
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268 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

We did the typical tourist thing and went to the viper room paid a $12 cover got a terribly made drink listened to a couple of bands with bad acoustics and sound. So yeah we had a great time and it is a typical dive bar but worth the stop to get a t-shirt

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Thank Cspear
Oslo, Norway
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Iconic rock pub you'll be sorry to miss. Small, charming and live music - a great and unique atmosphere! Our first taste of LA music venue - and we loved it!

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Who doesn't like the Viper Room? Yeah, drinks are a little too pricey, but it's on the boulevard. I've been at least two dozen times and everyone is always friendly, the sound is always decent and I always have a good time. I typically stay away from Sunset unless I'm seeing live music, but I'll always come to shows here.... More 

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Thank AshWolf
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

A must see if you're a rock fan. Places like this define L.A. Don't pass this club by. When you're in luck, you might actually see a band you enjoy, though that's subordinate to the overall experience.

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Thank Pieterjan V
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

From our 3 week trip to the US, this was a personal highlight. My music collection is still full of 90s US bands and when I found out we were staying just round the corner, I had to check it out. It was also their 21st anniversary and Friday night with Palo Alto and an amazing collaboration with members from... More 

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Thank Simon E
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Went to the viper rooms on a Tuesday night, to watch a band, was very small, and very dark, just what I was expecting! No seating unless you pay for a VIP booth. Drinks were reasonably priced and very strong, and the bar staff were friendly. Good famous sunset venue for watching music, we watched a band called Teenage Exorcists... More 

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Looe, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

Went specifically to see a band and had a fun night. It's not the most legendary strip venue but it's still a pretty cool place. The sound and the set-up for the bands was good and the drinks were surprisingly reasonable - was expecting it to be expensive and it wasn't. Only downside is, it's tiny and there is no... More 

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