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Harvelle's Blues Club

Closed Now: 8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 8:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Great vibe / awesome live music

Harvelle’s offers blues and jazz love music and specialty drinks in a totally hip (hipster... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
North Lauderdale, Florida
via mobile
Oh boy

We were tipped by some locals to go here for live music and we were most impressed! Massive live... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
Gold Coast, Australia
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Apr 30, 2018
“Great vibe / awesome live music ”
Feb 17, 2018
“Oh boy ”
Few places in the country can honestly say that they adequately capture the flavor of a particular location. The truth is that once the sunset, people want to get dirty, and we just help them indulge. Harvelle's takes pride in showcasing the best...more
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1432 4th St, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2309
Santa Monica
+1 310-395-1676
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Harvelle’s offers blues and jazz love music and specialty drinks in a totally hip (hipster?) environment. This place is right in the middle of Santa Monica and walking distance from the pier and all the other points of interest nearby. The drinks are a little...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 21parisf
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We were tipped by some locals to go here for live music and we were most impressed! Massive live band with multiple singers had the dance floor buzzing. Cool bar for a late night drink and boogie.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank O_Norton
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

An insider tip if you want to enjoy really life music played from jung and great bands. Drinks are reasonably priced too. Be prepared to an intensive and genuine experience.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Bruno2124
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Come especially on Sundays or Thursday! Live acts here have been playing for 20 years or more, never fails to impress! Come with friends, or come solo, you are guaranteed to leave with new friends :) A modern day speakeasy come to life.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank sauvagez
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I love Harvelle's! Very cool blues bar that is unpretentious, multi-cultural and sexy as hell! Nothing about the interior is special, but the vibe is fabulous! Sunday Night is a band called The Toledo Show! This is one of the coolest shows in LA! Live...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Tseky
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Very cool bar, amazing dance show and perfect live performance. Dj music also good. We had lots of fun at sunday

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Carlitobregino
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

We went on a Sunday night and there happened to be a very famous jazz singer performing that night! The performance was great, there was limited seating which made it difficult to see. Cover was $10, drinks were average we thought for LA. Warning: if...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank alexandracoults
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Small and intimate but rockin' at the same time. Get up close and dance or bounce or hang back with a drink and just enjoy.. Comfortable enough to go by yourself too.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank BootsGalore
Reviewed October 12, 2016

I've been coming to Harvelle's for over 15 years and this place is always great! As the oldest Jazz Club west of the Mississippi it attracts great musicians but my favorite is Sunday nights for The Toledo Show---there's nothing better than Toledo's funked up bluesy...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank SleepersGourmet
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The place, energy, people, live music, reasonably priced drinks and of course the Blues is what has made this place my new favorite spot. Looking for a great time? Visit Harvelles!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank roby m
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Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Veronica L
January 21, 2017|
Response from SleepersGourmet | Reviewed this property |
there's really no set dress code that I'm aware of but most men wear collared shirts and women jeans to dresses. as its a very small club a sweatshirt may be too hot.