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The Abbey Food & Bar


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About Us

Founded by David Cooley in 1991, The Abbey has grown to become a West Hollywood institution, home of the Gay Walk of Fame, Elizabeth Taylor’s favorite pub, and a community center. A favorite of celebrities, locals and tourists alike, there is no better place to meet old friends, make new ones, enjoy a generous 10-ounce martini, eat a delicious meal and just kick back and have fun. The Abbey has been recognized with many accolades including Logo/MTV’s Best Gay Bar in the World, Zagat’s Most Popular Nightlife Destination in Los Angeles, LA Weekly’s Best Gay Bar, Best Bar for Day Drinking and Best Dance Club, Time Out’s Best Gay Bar in Los Angeles and Foursquare’s Most Popular Bar in California. Plan your visit to The Abbey at

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  • Known as "The Best Gay Bar in the World"
  • Named Most Popular Nightlife Destination in Los Angeles by Uber, Lyft, USA Today & Zagat
  • Named "Best Gay Bar" by MTV/Logo, TimeOut, LA Weekly, and Gay Travel Awards
  • Try our world-famous martinis & mojitos!


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