Brass Monkey

659 S Mariposa Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Brass Monkey - Homestead Business Directory

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21 & Over

Customer Reviews (52 reviews)


on Citysearch Apr 04, 2009
3/3/09 My friends, husband and I went to this place. The first time for most of the 8 person group. The overcharged a few people and when I complained about the taste of the drink the "manager" came over and kicked us out!... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 23, 2009
Few of my friends came to have a good time and after 20-30 minutes we left in disgust. There was a brunette waitress working at night on 03/21/09 that was a real money grubbing "person". I ordered 3 beers for total $18.00... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 15, 2009
My girlfriend and I are avid karaoke peeps. We just moved to LA from Santa Barbara and have been searching for good karaoke spots. So far, Brass Monkey has been one of the better singing spots, but has a few problems to be... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 12, 2009
First thing I walked into this bar all I wanted to do was go straight to the bar. I had a waitress jump in front of me blocking me from the bar. She said, "can I help you?" I said, " oh I just want to go to the bar thank you" She... (more)


on Citysearch Jan 30, 2009
i enjoy myself at the brass monkey. i went on a friday night and it was great. The drinks were good and you got them in a timely matter. The Dj was great totally had the whole bar rocking. men to women ratio was great 5 to 2.... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 13, 2008
I ordered some calamari and it came in stale, I told our waitress if its possible to change my order and she gladly obliged so I ordered chicken wings and guess what , it came in freezing cold like it came out of the fridge.... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 14, 2008
I've been going to this place for the past three years on Friday's after work. It's a small place but I like it. The food is good and prices are very reasonable. Drinks are a little costly but if you ask for a drink in a... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 09, 2008
I recently went to Backstage with a friend and her mother, and let me tell you... it's even better than Brass Monkey back in '99 when the Monkey was hot. I remember when I would walk to the Brass Monkey and they'd be closed... (more)

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on Citysearch Oct 02, 2008
Silliness. Come here smashed, or you won't feel quite right... Has a cheesy tiki bar vibe and the karaoke amplifies that x 100. If you are looking for something low-key and ridiculous with a group of friends, this is... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 25, 2008
My friends and I used to frequent this karaoke bar but after our recent experience, we will never be back. The doorman was cool but the manager, some idiot named Ricco was rude and kicked us out of more tables and chairs... (more)


on Citysearch Jun 29, 2008
I've been to the Monkey off and on for the last two years or so and always had a great time. Sure, the service is a little lacking and the drinks aren't great, but when Lucas was the DJ, everyone seemed to have a good... (more)


on Citysearch May 19, 2008
I went to the Brass Monkey after a play with nine friends who have frequented it on and off throughout the years. Everyone in our party was ordering a lot of drinks and food and I ordered an Absolut Tonic. When I tasted the... (more)


on Citysearch Apr 03, 2008
Let me just say that If you are a true karaoke affectionado and you believe in fairness this place is not for you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I got there about 9:45pm. I got my song in about 10pm (and I tipped). And preceeded to... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 22, 2008
My friends and I arrived at 10, and the man at the door was super friendly and helpful. When we walked in, we couldn't get a table because our group was too large, but I was plesantly surprised that a waitress approached... (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 10, 2008
If you want to have a karaoke party, The Brass Monkey is the place for you. Firstly, they take reservations for big parties, so you can reserve a spot for all your guests so they don't have to cram in. Secondly, the food... (more)

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on Citysearch Mar 04, 2008
The place doesn't look like much, and it's a tough place to find, but the karaoke atmosphere is great. Whether you're a terrific singer, or an amateur, the people are very encouraging. It gets very lively and the song... (more)

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on Citysearch Feb 23, 2008
Recently went here and had a very good time. Not the biggest place in town, but great place to get away. There is some entertainment. I was there on a Thursday night and they had kareoke. I recommend it if your in the area,... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 09, 2008
I visited this karaoke bar this past Friday with a group of friends for girls night out. Upon arriving I was a little surprised at how small it was inside, but somehow it comes off as intimate & charming. The doorman was... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 19, 2007
I've only been two a few Karaoke places since moving to LA, but I did enjoy my night at Brass Monkey. Because I've read about the drinks not being good, I stuck to beer the night, though me and my friends did have some shots... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 09, 2007
I had the prime rib sandwich($8.95) some of the worst prime rib I have ever had in my life. My friend had a hamburger($7.95) very dry. Expensive watered down drinks, that are not worth what you pay. Just awful!... (more)
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