Tonga Room www.tongaroom.com Located at the iconic Fairmont San Francisco hotel, Tonga Room & Hurricane Bar has delighted guests with its tropical décor, decadent libations and Polynesian-fusion cuisine since 1945. Following its $1 Million restoration by Gensler San Francisco, Tonga Room has rekindled the excitement of its unique and time-honored décor, recapturing its original tiki […]
Tiki Ti www.tiki-ti.com 4427 Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood (Los Angeles) California 90027 | 323-669-9381 he history of the Tiki-Ti is much more than just the day it opened, the building, the drinks, and the family that started it. Both the Tiki-Ti and Ray Buhen have a history that can be traced back to the very first […]
Tiki No www.tikinola.com 4657 Lankershim Boulevard, North Hollywood, California | 818-766-0116 Many comment that this is more of a modern bar with tiki decorations than a traditional tiki bar, but it does have a great cocktail menu and the bar itself is built by Bamboo Ben.
Lono www.lonohollywood.com 6611 Hollywood Boulevard Los Angeles, California | 323-848-4475 From award winning Umbrella Hospitality Group comes a menu inspired by the glitz and glamour of Old Hollywood. Tiki-inspired cocktails pair perfectly with dishes packed with Far East flavors so intense, you’ll feel like you just stepped into the Ring of Fire…. LONO Hollywood invites you to […]
Forbidden Island www.forbiddenislandalameda.com 1304 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda, California | 510-749-0332 From their website: Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge is a tropical vacation spot right in the middle of your hometown! Serving award-winning, world famous classic and exotic cocktails along with many original recipes, along with some tasty snacks, Forbidden Island is a retro-oasis in the desert of […]
Grass Skirt thegrassskirt.com 910 Grand Avenue San Diego, California 92109 | 858-412-5237 Photo from San Diego Magazine “The Grass Skirt is part of the tiki revolution that’s happening to San Diego bars right now. Also part of the Pacific Beach revolution in food and drink.”
False Idol falseidoltiki.com 675 West Beech Street San Diego, California
Club Mallard 752 San Pablo Avenue, Albany, California | 510-524-8450 Website: www.facebook.com/clubmallard While this opened just after Prohibition in 1934, it was redesigned in 1945 and recently they re-painted their building.
Bootlegger Tiki www.bootleggertiki.com 1101 North Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs California Phone: 760-318-4154 Open since 2014, it is on a location that was originally of a Don the Beachcomber Tiki Bar.
Bali Hai www.balihairestaurant.com Boasting over 2.6 million Mai Tais sold since its opening in 1954, this is a classic. On their website they state: Located on the northern tip of Shelter Island, is a chic Polynesian paradise that first opened its doors in 1954. Tom Ham, a San Diego restaurateur, saved the island’s first “tiki […]