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Blue Whale

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Hubert Laws

Went to the Blue Whale for jazz. Had the coconut shrimp and cheese plate. All were very good... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
West Hollywood, California
via mobile
Pleasant Jazz Evening

The place is somehow not easy to find. It is inside a mall. We had difficulty to find a parking... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Istanbul, Turkey
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Jul 7, 2018
“Hubert Laws”
Aug 31, 2017
“Pleasant Jazz Evening”
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the Blue Whale for jazz. Had the coconut shrimp and cheese plate. All were very good. Drinks we’re good as well. It is an intimate setting and not a bad seat in the house. Jazz was excellent but the topper is that on...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

The place is somehow not easy to find. It is inside a mall. We had difficulty to find a parking. The bar is small, The interior looks like a tiny, miniature concert hall, not a warm place. There is a small bar at the entrance....More

Thank Earibal
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I would highly recommend visiting this jazz bar. I travel a lot, and been to many jazz bars, but this one is one of the best I've been to so far. Very interesting interior as well! They have amazing live performances, great drinks, cozy atmosphere....More

Thank Gintarė G
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Steve Coleman and five elements. Live at Blue Whale. Blue Whale little tokyo, downtown, Los Angeles California Jazz Live Music

Thank Masa T
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

This is a great place for some live jazz. Awesome skilled musicians. Friendly people. A bit difficult to find if not familiar with area. It's on the 3rd/last floor next to Double tree hotel. Parking was a bit difficult to figure out. It's the hotel...More

Thank JessIcaPalmBeach
Reviewed 18 July 2014

When I visit LA I am always searching for great places to hear live music & discovered Blue whale downtown. It is situated in a mall with many Asian restaurants, so I recommend you eat at those. I love that they offer & support live...More

1  Thank Cynhoff
Reviewed 24 February 2014

This small, contemporary designed club, in the urban environment of Little Tokyo in Downtown Los Angeles, offers a nice selection of drinks and beers, choices of tasty snacks, but most important Live Jazz Music. My wife and I spend there a pleasant evening, enjoying Guitar...More

1  Thank RGerman
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