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Where to Watch Tonight's Final Presidential Debate

Because you're probably going to need a drink

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The third and final presidential debate will air tonight from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on television screens across the country, and with all of the spectacle that has surrounded the first two stand offs there's no doubt that you're going to need a drink for this one.

Luckily a number of bars and restaurants across Los Angeles have your back, with plenty of food and drink specials that will make the whole ordeal go down a little smoother. Whether you're team Clinton or Trump, we can all agree that nothing tastes as good as cheap booze and a side of discounted pizza and wings to go with it.

From fancy downtown lounges to the Eastside's favorite dive bar, here are more than a few great places to tune in to tonight's big debate, presented in alphabetical order.

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Note: Restaurants on this map are listed geographically.

1. Hyperion Public

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12969 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604
(818) 464-3750
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Both the Silver Lake and Studio City locations of Hyperion Public will offer plenty of debate-themed specials. From 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. there will be a variety of $5 to $6 happy hour deals alongside dishes like spicy blueberry “Blue State Wings” and hot buffalo “Red State Wings” all night long.

2. Rush Street

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9546 Washington Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232
(310) 837-9546
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For those who can’t decide between the Dodgers vs Cubs game and the presidential debate, Culver City’s standby sports bar Rush Street is doing a viewing of both. Start off with some baseball on the second floor at 5 p.m. (but be warned, Chicago fans abound here), then mosey on down to the first floor at 6 to watch the debate accompanied by debate-themed bingo.

3. Taste on Melrose

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8454 Melrose Ave
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(323) 852-6888
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West Hollywood’s Taste on Melrose will be showing the debate on two TVs in the restaurant’s recently revamped atrium. Happy hour specials will include $6 cocktails and small bites like spicy roasted cauliflower and apple and caramelized onion pizzettas.

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4. The Abbey Food & Bar

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692 N Robertson Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069
(310) 289-8410
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What some call the world’s best gay bar is showing its full support for HRC with a party backed by the official presidential campaign. The event runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

5. The Association

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110 E 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90014
(213) 627-7385
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The historic Bank District’s The Association is hosting another viewing party for the final debate rife with drink specials that run from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Come early to reserve a seat in the classy, dress-to-impress space.

6. The Lost Knight

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1538 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA 90026
(213) 278-0408
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Echo Park gastropub The Lost Knight will offer food and drink specials from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in its kitchy British digs.

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7. The Theatre at the Ace

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929 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90015
Los Angeles, CA
(213) 623-3233
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A $13 cover charge at The Theater at The Ace scores you viewing of the debate on the big screen alongside debate analysis from the LA Times politics team. There will also be a DJ in the lobby if you need a break from the main attraction.

8. Upper Crust Pizzeria

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243 S Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
(617) 699-1491

South Beverly Drive’s Upper Crust Pizzeria is offering $3 beers and wines and 30% off food to make the debate quite a bit more palatable.

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9. Wilde Wine Bar & Restaurant

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320 S LA Brea Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 932-9500

This under-the-radar wine bar on La Brea will be screening the debate alongside a full dinner menu, bar bites, and wine specials based on the candidates' characteristics.

10. Ye Rustic Inn

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1831 Hillhurst Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 662-5757
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Los Feliz’s beloved dive bar will have plenty of its suicide wings on offer to pair with the debates running on the TV screens. If the first two aired debates here are any indication, expect a rowdy crowd.

1. Hyperion Public

12969 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604

Both the Silver Lake and Studio City locations of Hyperion Public will offer plenty of debate-themed specials. From 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. there will be a variety of $5 to $6 happy hour deals alongside dishes like spicy blueberry “Blue State Wings” and hot buffalo “Red State Wings” all night long.

12969 Ventura Blvd
Studio City, CA 91604

2. Rush Street

9546 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232

For those who can’t decide between the Dodgers vs Cubs game and the presidential debate, Culver City’s standby sports bar Rush Street is doing a viewing of both. Start off with some baseball on the second floor at 5 p.m. (but be warned, Chicago fans abound here), then mosey on down to the first floor at 6 to watch the debate accompanied by debate-themed bingo.

9546 Washington Blvd
Culver City, CA 90232

3. Taste on Melrose

8454 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Elizabeth Daniels

West Hollywood’s Taste on Melrose will be showing the debate on two TVs in the restaurant’s recently revamped atrium. Happy hour specials will include $6 cocktails and small bites like spicy roasted cauliflower and apple and caramelized onion pizzettas.

8454 Melrose Ave
West Hollywood, CA 90069

4. The Abbey Food & Bar

692 N Robertson Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

What some call the world’s best gay bar is showing its full support for HRC with a party backed by the official presidential campaign. The event runs from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

692 N Robertson Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

5. The Association

110 E 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014

The historic Bank District’s The Association is hosting another viewing party for the final debate rife with drink specials that run from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Come early to reserve a seat in the classy, dress-to-impress space.

110 E 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90014

6. The Lost Knight

1538 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Elizabeth Daniels

Echo Park gastropub The Lost Knight will offer food and drink specials from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in its kitchy British digs.

1538 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA 90026

7. The Theatre at the Ace

929 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90015, Los Angeles, CA

A $13 cover charge at The Theater at The Ace scores you viewing of the debate on the big screen alongside debate analysis from the LA Times politics team. There will also be a DJ in the lobby if you need a break from the main attraction.

929 S Broadway Los Angeles, CA 90015
Los Angeles, CA

8. Upper Crust Pizzeria

243 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
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South Beverly Drive’s Upper Crust Pizzeria is offering $3 beers and wines and 30% off food to make the debate quite a bit more palatable.

243 S Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

9. Wilde Wine Bar & Restaurant

320 S LA Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

This under-the-radar wine bar on La Brea will be screening the debate alongside a full dinner menu, bar bites, and wine specials based on the candidates' characteristics.

320 S LA Brea Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

10. Ye Rustic Inn

1831 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Los Feliz’s beloved dive bar will have plenty of its suicide wings on offer to pair with the debates running on the TV screens. If the first two aired debates here are any indication, expect a rowdy crowd.

1831 Hillhurst Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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