Formosa Cafe

Lounge, Gastropub, Bar
$ $
7156 Santa Monica Blvd (at Formosa Ave.)
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 850-9050
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 2:00am
11:00am - 4:00pm
5:00pm - 2:00am



  • Moscow Mule for the win- awesome drink with fresh ginger, lime and ginger beer!!
  • Ribs are amazing.
  • This is the exact geographic center of the universe.
  • Lobster mac & cheese. 'Nuff said.
  • Admire the headshots in the traincar section.
  • #Happyhour 4-7pm with $6 Old Fashioned, Vesper and Mai Tai!
  • Happy hour: Mon-Fri 4PM-7PM. $3 beers, $5 wells, $6 margaritas. $4 appetizers.
  • lobster mac... end of story
  • Sapporo on tap! Grab a pint!
  • Happy hour Mai Tai's the best!
  • I'm partial to the Elvis Booth: sit there, and feel the glory.
  • Amazing rooftop bar
  • UPDATE July 2015: The original vintage interior has been gutted and subjected to an unfortunate flavorless remodel. It's vintage charm has been destroyed.
  • this is a cool little bar, not many people know about it but I think that's part of its charm
  • Offbeat L.A. tip: True Los Angeles classic. Opened in 1927 in an old redline street car. Humphrey Bogart and Frank Sinatra are just a few of the stars who drank here.
  • The wonton nachos and vegetable crunchy tacos are the perfect complement to some mixed libation.
  • Great food; old Hollywood vibe
  • Great dive atmosphere. Drinks are hit n miss. See if you can find @Mucho_Comida's headshot. Enjoy.
  • Bonus points if you can find the Skipper and his little buddy (Gilligan's Island) - not from foursquare, just geek points ;)
  • Try the amazing Bloody Mary made with Karlsson's Gold Vodka!

Nearby places

7205 Santa Monica Blvd (at N Formosa Ave)
7100 Santa Monica Blvd Ste 201 (at N La Brea Ave)
7321 Santa Monica Blvd