Comfort Inn & Suites Near Long Beach Conv. Ctr
200 E. Willow Street
Long Beach, CA 90806
Phone: (562) 426-7611
Fax: (562) 426-0563
Bars & Cafes
The Mirage Coffeehouse and Hookah Lounge is one of Long Beach's most loved coffee bars and has a large fan following, who regularly turn up for the open mic nights when budding comedians or musicians show case their artistic skills to a very receptive audience. Although alcohol is not served, no one misses this because the hookah selection is vast and flavorful, so are the delightbul blended mochas. Outdoor seating is also possible during warmer weather. During weekdays, this is a great to unwind with your friends for hours on end with no obtrusive staff bothering you.
Elise's Tea Room provides full-service teas all day long. You can choose between the small tea and the large tea, and sandwich options include egg salad, cucumber, or cream cheese and chive. The scones are delicious—try the raisin cinnamon flavor. It also sells tea-related merchandise like teapots from England, loose-leaf tea, and gift cards. Check website for details.
Born and brewed in Southern California since 1963, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® is the oldest and largest privately-held specialty coffee and tea retailer in the United States. The company has grown to be an international icon and currently has more than 800 stores in 22 countries.
This family run Greek eatery is authentic and a great culinary addition to Southern California restaurant scene. The father-son duo have created finger-licking culinary marvels that are featured in their menu. Choose a combo dip to start with, and some house special appetizers and pair them with a wine that you can choose from their extensive list. Customize your salad by adding different toppings, ask your server for the best combination. George's is famous for catering and banquet orders. Call on +1 562 437 1184 for more information.
Que Sera is one of the few clubs in Long Beach that house pure entertainment. The place hosts a range of live music shows, concerts, band performances and so on, mostly of the rock genre. Its interiors perfectly gel with the type of events held here and the lights add on to the party mood. Crowded with youngsters and music fans, the bar is popular for its funky theme nights. Serving delicious snacks and rich wine, Que Sera offers a complete cocktail of entertainment. Visit the website for event calender.
Upholding the legacy of its Santa Monica brother, Harvelle's instantly became a hit after its opening in Long Beach in 2011. Creative cocktails are in abundance and so are the food options, with burgers, sandwiches and other scrumptious grub. Known for hosting live music acts regularly, Harvelle's is a great place for music lovers, especially, jazz and blues lovers. Hop into this sensational venue and be ready for an evening of drinks, dancing and music.
This is a terrific spot in Long Beach for great jazz and a New Orleans theme. People come from all over to relax, sit back, listen to some blues and jazz, and have a beer. You can get creole tinged seafood dishes, like scallops or crab, as well as animals that don't fare to well in water, like steak and chicken. The interior of this restaurant, which was built as a modern take on the fish houses in New Orleans, has a very rustic-southern feeling, emphasized with pictures of blues legends and 1940's posters. The age range depends on the day of the week. Crab and oysters are the main attractions at this third-generation restaurant. They are prepared in a delightful manner and go great with a glass of beer. There is also a wine list with prices that are easy to your pocket and also a kids menu for the little ones.
Cafe Sevilla has generated a lot of buzz due to its exceptional cuisine and exciting nightlife. The establishment has three different areas: Tapas bar, the main restaurant and Club Sevilla. In the Tapas bar, diners can snack on tasty appetizers while listening to live music. The main restaurant, resembling a Spanish patio, serves up traditional favorites such as paella and brocheta and gives diners the option of attending a Flamenco show on the weekends, a perfect choice for a romantic night out. Diners are also encouraged to check out Club Sevilla, which features a wide range of cocktails, drinks and funky DJ beats. As a whole, the ultra-hip Cafe Sevilla has something to entertain everyone in your party. Worth checking out are the restaurant's exclusive dinner shows like 'The Passion of Tango' and "The Art of Flamenco'.
A neighborhood pub that attracts more than just locals, Joe Jost's is comfortable and welcoming. It first opened in 1924 and is truly a local landmark. With a great selection of beer and good appetizers to munch on, this pub will more than satisfy your palate. When you are ready for some activity, head to one of the full-size pool tables or perhaps the snooker table and history in the making!
If you've heard about the Federal Bar, you've probably heard about their brunches which feature bottomless mimosas. Yes, that's one of the main draws of this distinguished bar. The interiors here can be best described as 'federal-looking' with long dark wood tables and high ceiling. You'd think it's a rather unlikely backdrop for a fun night out, but just give it a try and you'll know why it has been such a success, first in it's North Hollywood location and now, at this Pine Avenue branch. The Federal Burger is clearly a hero on the menu, whereas other favorites include braised short ribs and such. The drink menu is a lengthy affair with specialty beers, draughts, cocktails and wines. Drop in for a great time out!
Long Beach is known for its buzzing nightlife scene, and Alex's Bar is one of the most happening places here. With a huge space of 2700 sq.ft., this venue can comfortably accommodate 178 guests. Both local and touring bands perform here through the week. Its booked calendar is ample proof of its popularity. Cover charges for shows vary. Through the week, the club has theme nights like karaoke every Tuesday and a special barbecue and drinks special on every Sunday. Age restrictions apply for entry.
James Republic Restaurant is the brainchild of chef Dean James Max. This breezy restaurant specializes in contemporary California coastal cuisine. Their ingredients are carefully chosen from local farms and the result is delicious seasonal fare. Its modern dining room with its chic light fixtures and huge patio is a welcoming space for families and groups. Take a sip of artisanal cocktails and enjoy the happy hours at this friendly spot.