2013 – Halloween Specials and Spooky Events


Chipolte Mexican Grill is offering a special from 4 p.m. for guests who come into a participating Chipolte dressed in a costume. You will score a burrito, bowl, salad, or order of tacos for only $3. To learn more – http://www.boorito.com/.

Chinatown Pub Crawl

Sample a cross-section of Chinatown’s finest offerings paired alongside Los Angeles’s best craft beers. Dim Sum pub crawl is on October 31 from 6 to 10 p.m. Costumes will be highly encouraged for this event. Those dressed in costume will receive a bonus dish. One ticket gets you into four restaurants and four breweries for $70. Start at the Melody Lounge at 6 p.m. Restaurants include Starry Kitchen, Chego, Hop Woo Seafood & BBQ and Golden Dragon Seafood Restaurant. Brews include Kirin Ichiban Frozen Beer, Ohana Brewing Company, and Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company. 939 N. Hill St. (213)625-2823 info@chinatownla.com.


Sip Peruvian spirits in creepy costumes to spooky sounds from 9 to 11 p.m. Receive welcome shots if dressed in a costume. Dine at Picca earlier for dinner and enjoy a $20 open bar. General public pay $25 for Pisco Halloween punch,

Chef Ricardo Zarate at PICCA
Chef Ricardo Zarate at PICCA, Mo-Chica and Paiche

Peruvian beer and house wine. Enter the costume contest, “Thriller” dance competition and bob for apples. 9575 West Pico Blvd. (310)277-0133.

Pub Crawl – Boos for Booze

Dress up in a costume and join others in the Culver City Halloween Cocktail Crawl. Start at A-Frame from 5 to 7 p.m. for Kettle corn and heirloom pickles snacks are from $4 to $7. Be sure to drink The Omen made from Rye, Whiskey, Yellow Chartreuse, Imbue Petal & Thorn and lemon. Next, crawl to Waterloo & Crawl from 7 to 9 p.m. for Scotch egg and Piccalilli for $4. The drink is a Waterloo Scary Pub Tail made with Mezcal, blood orange and Serrano chilies for $6. Crawl next to The Corner Door at 9 p.m. for a fried chicken sandwich for $7 and a Halloween punch made with bourbon, housemade spiced apple cordial, lemon, lime, ginger and Prosecco for $6. A- Frame -12565 W. Washington Blvd. (310)398-7700. Waterloo & City 12517 W. Washington Blvd. (310)391-4222 and The Corner Door 12477 W. Washington Blvd. (310)313-5810.


Halloween starts at 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. with welcome shots for those who dare to enter in a costume. Enjoy an open bar of Peruvian Pisco Halloween punch, Peruvian beer and house wine for $25 from 2:30 to 10 p.m. Arrive during happy hour and receive 20% off the entire bill. There is a costume contest, dance competition and treats that include a spook gift bag. 517 W. 7th St. (213)622-3744.

Dia de los Muertos

Chef Sandoval is making special food and drink offerings at his Santa Monica’s rooftop hotspot, La Sandia on November 1. Splurge by eating Mole Rojo, Oaxaca – slow roasted pork carnitas with a decadent red mole sauce. It pairs nicely with a Habanero blood orange margarita to combine the sweet and spicy flavors. 395 Santa Monica Pl. (310)393-3300.

The Boo Ball in West Hollywood at Tortilla Republic
The Boo Ball in West Hollywood at Tortilla Republic

Tortilla Republic’s Boo Ball

The chic Mexican restaurant, situated within the boundaries of one of the world’s largest Halloween celebrations, West Hollywood Halloween Costume Carnaval is offering boo bites, TR Witches brew cocktail, live music, photo booth, and festive décor on Halloween. The party begins at 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. The modern Mexican restaurant will also host a Day of the Dead celebration with a specialty prix fixe menu on Friday, November 1 with a four-course prix fixe menu. Dinner is from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Guests will finish with a pumpkin flan for a sweet ending. 616 N. Robertson Blvd. (310)657-9888.


Eat, drink and be scary in Marina del Rey. Enjoy special-themed cocktails, beer and house wine for $25 from 2:30 to 10 p.m. At 9 p.m. to midnight order from the 666 menu that features six dishes for $6 each. There is a raffle and costume contest. Mixologist – Deysi Alvarez is offering a one-hour mixology class and Ricardo Lopez is hosting a one-hour cooking class. 13488 Maxella Ave. (310)893-6100. www.paichela.com

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