If you take a stroll down Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice, California, you’re likely to notice a wide range of shops and restaurants ranging from ordinary to downright unique. As you pass these businesses, many times you may opt to simply walk by them. However, when you reach Hal’s Bar and Grill, you should definitely stop by for a bite to eat.
Upon entering, you’ll be immediately taken aback by the 40-foot wood and stainless steel bar. Although there are plenty of delicious refreshments to choose from, you want to select the house specialty, Liam’s Cantaloupe Martini. It’s made with Marie Brizard Watermelon Liqueur, fresh orange and a splash of lime juice. If you prefer wine, there is an extensive list to choose from. The friendly staff will take the time to help you select one that fits your taste.
If you happen to be at Hal’s on a Tuesday or Wednesday night, take advantage of wines that are available at half price. This eatery also offers live jazz every Sunday night from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Monday night from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m, so you’ll be able to listen to great music performed by internationally awarded musicians like Cal Bennett and Jon Bolivar, while enjoying your meal and mingling with the colorful group of patrons who come here.
The food served at Hal’s is upscale American fusion. You can order virtually any dish ranging from fried calamari with lemon cayenne pepper mayonnaise to pan-roasted chicken breast with king oyster mushroom sauce. Regardless of what you are in the mood for, you’re sure to find something that will leave you feeling satisfied.
For more information on Hal’s Bar and Grill, call? 310-396-3105 or log onto www.HalsBarandGrill.com.