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Ten Hair of the Dog Cocktails to Wipe Your Hangover Away

Because brunch without booze is just a late breakfast.

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You've taken advantage of every cheap cocktail deal in LA, spent a little too much time in the city's iconic dive bars, or maybe taken that extra tequila shot on your girls night out. At brunch the next morning, sunglasses donned and three Advils deep, do you cower at the offer of a little morning libation? No! You keep the party going with this list of hair of the dog cocktails for true weekend warriors.

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1. Sunny Spot

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822 Washington Blvd
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
(310) 448-8884
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Roy Choi’s lesser-known Carribean-inspired Venice outpost offers one of the best brunch cocktail deals in town. For $15, brunch lovers can have mix and match bottomless mimosas, Bloody Marys, and Sunny Rum Punch. Order Muh-F’ K’ N Mofongo and Eggs or what is literally called the Hangover Plate, and prepare yourself for the most epic. brunch. ever.

2. Brick + Mortar

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2435 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 450-3434
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Some of the best Sunday Funday action takes place at Brick + Mortar, where a full Bloody Mary bar lets guests top their cocktail with all the standard fixings along with some more outrageous offerings like bacon, Brussels sprouts, beef jerky, shrimp, and even Twizzlers. Yum?

3. Five0Four

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6541 Hollywood Blvd, #102
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 960-0224
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Hollywood’s New Orlean’s-themed bar puts a masculine spin on the traditional mimosa. Made with Abita Light Beer in lieu of Champagne and a steal at $4, Five0Four’s Manmosa will keep your brofest going into Sunday night.

4. Escala

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3451 W 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90020
(213) 387-1113
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Escala, Chris Oh’s Colombian gastropub in Koreatown, offers brunch guests a South American twist on the hair of the dog cocktail. The Plato o Plomo combines housemade horchata with Selvarey’s Cacao Rum. Paired with the likes of pork belly chilaquiles, and you just may be able to drink your hangover away.

5. Gracias Madre

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8905 Melrose Ave
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(323) 978-2170
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Gracias Madre’s organic tequila and mezcal program translates surprisingly well to brunch cocktails. The Bloody Mary mix for their Madre Maria is made with heirloom tomatos and vegan Worcestershire, and is delicious enough to be had on its on. With the addition of either tequila or smoky mezcal and a topping of vinegary escabèche, there’s nothing better to kick a hangover away.

6. Faith & Flower

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705 W 9th St
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 239-0642
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Faith & Flower masters the art of perfecting classic cocktails. Their Mimosa Noir differs from the rest by their use of rosé Champagne, Bigallet Amer China-China, and fresh orange juice for a mimosa that is complex, bitter, and rich in color.

7. Cecconi's

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8764 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90069
(310) 432-2000
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Cecconi’s signature Bloody Mary Cart is available during Sunday brunch service. Diners are able to customize their aged Bloody Mary mix with additions like house-pickled vegetables, fresno chili peppers, olives, celery, and their choice of spirit (vodka, gin, or tequila) for a cocktail that is customized to match individual taste.

8. Manhattan Beach Post

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1142 Manhattan Ave
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 545-5405
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This South Bay favorite offers one of the city’s most well crafted versions of a Bloody Mary with their beachside eats. The Coughlin's Law comes with Red Eye with Tito's vodka, Belgian pilsner, tomato, dill, picante, and a quail egg.

9. LittleFork

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1600 Wilcox Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90028
(323) 465-3675
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Littlefork also offers AYCD mix and match mimosas, punch, Bloody Marys and Larrys, made with bourbon instead of vodka. Have a few of each and maybe some of their popular maple eggs, and you’ll be ready for the weekend part II.

10. Blue Plate Taco

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1515 Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 458-1515

Santa Monica’s Blue Plate Taco takes a more wholesome approach to the brunch cocktail with their Verde Fresca. The green juice-meets-cocktail is a blended libation that includes rum, basil, mint, agave, and lime, and comes with sweeping ocean views.

1. Sunny Spot

822 Washington Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA 90292

Roy Choi’s lesser-known Carribean-inspired Venice outpost offers one of the best brunch cocktail deals in town. For $15, brunch lovers can have mix and match bottomless mimosas, Bloody Marys, and Sunny Rum Punch. Order Muh-F’ K’ N Mofongo and Eggs or what is literally called the Hangover Plate, and prepare yourself for the most epic. brunch. ever.

822 Washington Blvd
Marina del Rey, CA 90292

2. Brick + Mortar

2435 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405

Some of the best Sunday Funday action takes place at Brick + Mortar, where a full Bloody Mary bar lets guests top their cocktail with all the standard fixings along with some more outrageous offerings like bacon, Brussels sprouts, beef jerky, shrimp, and even Twizzlers. Yum?

2435 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90405

3. Five0Four

6541 Hollywood Blvd, #102, Hollywood, CA 90028

Hollywood’s New Orlean’s-themed bar puts a masculine spin on the traditional mimosa. Made with Abita Light Beer in lieu of Champagne and a steal at $4, Five0Four’s Manmosa will keep your brofest going into Sunday night.

6541 Hollywood Blvd, #102
Hollywood, CA 90028

4. Escala

3451 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90020

Escala, Chris Oh’s Colombian gastropub in Koreatown, offers brunch guests a South American twist on the hair of the dog cocktail. The Plato o Plomo combines housemade horchata with Selvarey’s Cacao Rum. Paired with the likes of pork belly chilaquiles, and you just may be able to drink your hangover away.

3451 W 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90020

5. Gracias Madre

8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Gracias Madre’s organic tequila and mezcal program translates surprisingly well to brunch cocktails. The Bloody Mary mix for their Madre Maria is made with heirloom tomatos and vegan Worcestershire, and is delicious enough to be had on its on. With the addition of either tequila or smoky mezcal and a topping of vinegary escabèche, there’s nothing better to kick a hangover away.

8905 Melrose Ave
West Hollywood, CA 90069

6. Faith & Flower

705 W 9th St, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Faith & Flower masters the art of perfecting classic cocktails. Their Mimosa Noir differs from the rest by their use of rosé Champagne, Bigallet Amer China-China, and fresh orange juice for a mimosa that is complex, bitter, and rich in color.

705 W 9th St
Los Angeles, CA 90015

7. Cecconi's

8764 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90069

Cecconi’s signature Bloody Mary Cart is available during Sunday brunch service. Diners are able to customize their aged Bloody Mary mix with additions like house-pickled vegetables, fresno chili peppers, olives, celery, and their choice of spirit (vodka, gin, or tequila) for a cocktail that is customized to match individual taste.

8764 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90069

8. Manhattan Beach Post

1142 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

This South Bay favorite offers one of the city’s most well crafted versions of a Bloody Mary with their beachside eats. The Coughlin's Law comes with Red Eye with Tito's vodka, Belgian pilsner, tomato, dill, picante, and a quail egg.

1142 Manhattan Ave
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

9. LittleFork

1600 Wilcox Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028

Littlefork also offers AYCD mix and match mimosas, punch, Bloody Marys and Larrys, made with bourbon instead of vodka. Have a few of each and maybe some of their popular maple eggs, and you’ll be ready for the weekend part II.

1600 Wilcox Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

10. Blue Plate Taco

1515 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Santa Monica’s Blue Plate Taco takes a more wholesome approach to the brunch cocktail with their Verde Fresca. The green juice-meets-cocktail is a blended libation that includes rum, basil, mint, agave, and lime, and comes with sweeping ocean views.

1515 Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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