|The Hall Courtyard Brasserie at Palihouse hotel (in West Hollywood)
Vibe: This luxey but relaxed bar is a Hollywood hang -- and a quiet respite from the stalkerazzi.
Signature cocktail: "The Writer's Block" with vodka and fresh lime juice will set you back $11, but definitely loosen you up!
Tip: Catch the delish $19, 3-course "Sunday Supper Dinner" from famed Chef Brendan Collins.
|Ye Coach & Horses
Vibe: This unpretentious, uber popular British dive in Hollywood serves generous drinks at good prices.
Signature cocktail: "Irish Car Bomb" features Guinness, a shot of Jamison and Baileys --
Bartoid: Legend has it that actor Richard Burton used to start his benders here.
|The Stanton Social
Vibe: This swank 3-story Lower East Side lounge is where the A-List meets the locals.
Signature Cocktail: "The Social Tea" -- for $11 -- combines Stoli Citros, gunpowder green tea and orange-honey marmalade.
Tip: Soak up the booze with Potato and Goat Cheese Peirogis ($8). Or try their piping hot, sugar-coated doughnuts ($9) to do the trick!
|Death & Co.
Vibe: This dark and cozy, low-key Lower East Side lounge serves up 85 stellar cocktails.
Signature Cocktail: Their fragrant Oaxaca Old Fashioned with Resposado Tequila, Mescal and agave nectar is finished off with a flaming orange twist. ($13)
Tip: Prevent getting really twisted with a handmade whole grain soft pretzel -- served with honey mustard for $5!