St. Patrick's Day Round-Up of Round-Ups

[caption id=“” align=“aligncenter” width=“500” caption=“Photo credit to sebastian.b (altuwa) on Flickr”][/caption] I’ve been eyeing the St. Patrick’s Day specials going around Twitter all week and have finally decided on one - in Hollywood. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t a ton of other options available. Whether you’re looking for a few special Irish menu items, a pub to knock back a couple ales, Irish music or happy hour pricings (or any combination of the aforementioned) - these round-ups got them all: Alternatives to Green Beer: St. Patrick’s Day Cocktails + 2 Cocktail Recipes - Caroline on Crack for LA Weekly Food

  • includes Drago Centro, 8 Oz. Burger Bar, Chaya, Comme Ca, The Edison, Pitfire Pizza, Rush Street, 25 Degrees

Pubs in Los Angeles - Google Maps Where To Drink Green Beer - Elise Thompson for LAist

  • Elise of LAist put together this Google Maps mashup of pubs - because sometimes you just need to know where to get a pint of ale. Also check out her green beer post.

Where To Get Shamrocked - LA Times

  • includes Redwood Bar & Grill, Brennan’s, Bigfoot Lodge and even The Standard (er?)

Happy St. Patrick’s Day - The Happy Hour Tour

  • includes Blue Palms Brewhouse, Henry’s Hat, Bodega Wine Bar, Liquid Kitty, Saints & Sinners, Cabo Cantina and Tom Bergin’s

Also, don’t forget Pourtal Wine Bar in Santa Monica, serving up $5 Vinho Verde (green wine that is ironically Portuguese) starting at 4PM. Verdugo Bar in Glassell Park is serving up Devil’s Pie late-night; wash it down with a brew on-tap. Hungry Cat in Hollywood - where I’ll be - is offering $4 Murphy’s Irish Stout Irish Slings and $6 Picklebacks (whiskey with a chaser of pickle juice). Also, Allston Yacht Club in Echo Park will be serving up Corned Beef Sandwiches for $6 each and pints of Guinness for $4. All food is $5 as they integrate St. Patty’s with their Wicked Wednesday. Erin Go Braugh, Los Angeles!!