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Hip Kitty Jazz & Fondue Club - CLOSED

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was great, now defunct!

Alas, the jazz has stopped there. But we remember well the great performances and laughter among... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2017
Claremont, California
Hip Kitty has been Replaced by Whisper House

Hip Kitty has become the Whisper House. A wide open space of booths and tables during the day, it... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2016
Ben B
Claremont, California
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
Feb 4, 2017
“was great, now defunct!”
Aug 22, 2016
“Hip Kitty has been Replaced by Whisper House”
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502 W 1st St, Claremont, CA 91711-4618
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Reviewed February 4, 2017

Alas, the jazz has stopped there. But we remember well the great performances and laughter among friends.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank haohuangpianist
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Hip Kitty has become the Whisper House. A wide open space of booths and tables during the day, it becomes an interesting bar late at night.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Ben B
Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Was a fun place while it lasted. A new restaurant is taking its place. Plenty of other bars/restaurants in the immediate vicinity.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank AnnieB2304
Reviewed August 27, 2015

SOOOO sad, It closed the Blue note Martini was tasty and the Fondue and local bands made this a new experience everytime.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Panticakes
Reviewed July 16, 2015

Sadly, this club was permanently closed in January 2015. It was great while it lasted, but there is not much more to say.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Bob K
Reviewed July 7, 2015

I went here with a group of girlfriends after having tapas at a nearby restaurant. I did not really know what a fondue club was. Well...it's chocolate fondue, fruit to dip into the chocolate, and they made all the drinks we asked for! Once we...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Nueva V
Reviewed May 28, 2015

What cool place this is. The décor is very "hip" and the couches are comfortable. We specifically went to the HK because Al and the Allnighters were performing there. Small, cozy and fun. Loved the fondue for dinner. We tried the dessert fondue and when...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Mimin8tor
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Do that many people like fondue...especially in boiling water. Not so great! But, there isn't a bad act on the calendar, and there is plenty of free parking. Large college crowd. Very friendly.

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Michael G
Reviewed July 29, 2013

This place is a hidden Jewel great music and great fondue. The staff is about as friendly as could want, if you like live music and tasty mixed drinks go to the hip kitty.

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Daniel M
Reviewed November 30, 2012

Average food, average drinks etc. Nothing too special unless there is a great live band playing...only reason to go back. Everything else was so basic - wouldn't go back for the food or drinks...

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank Havenu
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