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The Ultimate Guide to Wine Wednesday in Los Angeles

Is Wine Wednesday a thing? In Los Angeles, the answer is an absolute yes. If you’re in need of a pick-me-up during a mid-week slump, you’re definitely not alone. Each week, Los Angeles locals seek refuge in the city’s vibrant wine scene for Wine Wednesday. It’s the perfect excuse to unwind and indulge in a glass (or a bottle, or two…) of your favorite vino at a discount. 

From cozy wine bars to lively cafes, we’ve put together the ultimate guide for boozy Hump Day specials. Celebrate Taco Tuesday’s classy cousin with deals like half-off bottles and affordable flights at bars and restaurants around the city. Take a look at our picks for some of the best spots to pop a bottle each Wednesday in Los Angeles! 🍷

Good Clean Fun

Dive into the festivities with a free wine tasting at Good Clean Fun in Downtown LA. This charming natural wine bar offers a rotating selection of unique bottles that they open up for complimentary sips from 5pm-8pm. Order yourself a pizza and grab a spot on the outdoor patio for golden hour to make the most of your visit. It’s the perfect opportunity to discover a new favorite wine at the extremely affordable price of $0.

Bodega Wine Bar

It wouldn’t be Wine Wednesday in Los Angeles without a visit to Bodega Wine Bar. This classic Santa Monica hangout offers a $25 bottle special, available from 3pm until closing time. With a buzzy after-work ambiance, an extensive wine list, and solid happy hour bites, Bodega Wine Bar is the ideal spot to unwind after a long day.

Highland Park Wine

Highland Park Wine is a neighborhood gem where wine enthusiasts can indulge in $20 wine tasting flights (samples of 3 different wines) and $10 glasses from 5pm-8pm. If hunger strikes, BYOP is the move–bring your own pizza, that is. Order from Triple Beam Pizza next door to go hand in hand with your glass.

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Bar Bandini

For a Wine Wednesday experience with a twist, Bar Bandini often partners with Better Half Comedy for comedy shows. The free events include drink specials alongside a solid lineup of up-and-coming comedians. Sip on your favorite wine while having a few laughs outside the laid-back Echo Park venue.

WOOD Silver Lake

Guests can enjoy 30% off bottles at WOOD Silver Lake every Wednesday. With its rustic-chic décor and eclectic menu, this hidden gem restaurant offers a great setting for a mid-week wine adventure. Their selection of organic, biodynamic wines pair great with their delicious wood-fired pizzas.

1010 Wine & Events

Visit Inglewood’s first and only wine bar for Wine Down Wednesday festivities. 1010 Wine & Events has 20% off bottles along with live music to keep you entertained from 5pm-10pm. With its welcoming atmosphere and extensive wine selection (including the largest selection of Black-owned wines in the state of California), 1010 Wine & Events is the ultimate destination for wine lovers and a great Black-owned business to support in South LA.

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Coral Tree Café

Coral Tree Café in Brentwood offers 50% off bottles from 6pm-9pm during their Wine Wednesday concert series. Take in some live music on the heated patio while dishing on crudité and a charcuterie plate from their farm-forward dining menu. Bring some friends or have a solo Hump Day celebration at this casual, cozy spot on the Westside.

Pips on La Brea

You’ll definitely be able to unwind at Pips on La Brea, one of Los Angeles’ best restaurants offering live jazz and soul music while you dine. This staple Black-owned restaurant in Mid City has Wine Down Wednesdays where you can pop half-price bottles and take in the sounds of talented music artists starting at 7pm.

Pali Wine Co.

It’s 50% off dine-in bottles and 30% off to-go bottles at Pali Wine Co. in the Downtown Los Angeles Arts District. Whether you’re sipping on your favorite varietal in-house, or taking a bottle to pour at home, Pali Wine Co. has got your Wine Wednesday in LA covered. They also have happy hour from 4pm-6pm if you’re looking for an extra discount on bites.

Sober curious? Grab a mocktail. 🍹

Marco Polo

Indulge in half-price bottles all day long at Marco Polo in Silver Lake from 8am-10pm. That’s right, you can come in to kick your day off right with some 8am vino. They’ve also got budget-friendly $7 glasses available from 3pm-6pm. Grab a seat on their outdoor poolside terrace to get the full Marco Polo experience.

Urban Press Winery

Urban Press Winery in Burbank is an inviting destination to take advantage of a solid Wine Wednesday menu. You’ll find $18 wine tastings (three samples) and $8 glasses from 3pm until closing. With its traditional, comfortable décor, the atmosphere is perfect for vibing with friends or stopping in on date night.

Open Sesame

You’ll be able to sip and savor at Open Sesame in Los Angeles’ Fairfax District. Select bottles of wine are half off on Wednesdays which means you should probably bring a few friends to make the most of your visit. Pair your favorite selection with their delectable Mediterranean cuisine to add some dining to your wining.

H Cafe

Head to H Cafe in Koreatown for $20 bottles each week. Their laid-back, approachable venue also offers a food menu of breakfast and brunch favorites. The daytime locale is a great option for catching up with friends over some casual day drinking in the City of Angels.

Add Wine Down Wednesday to the Calendar

Hopefully our rundown of the best spots for Wine Wednesday specials in Los Angeles inspired you to call the Uber and grab a glass. You won’t have to break the bank on a bottle with discounts being offered at wine bars and restaurants all around the city. Toast to LA’s vibrant wine scene while making some vino-induced memories during your next Wednesday outing.

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