EL Monte is a city is in Los Angeles County, just under 20 minutes east of the city of Los Angeles. For those in the area looking for nightlife options, dance clubs and bars are located in the nearby cities of Alhambra, Covina, West Covina, Monrovia, Whittier and Pico Rivera, each of which is around 15 minutes or less away from El Monte.
Night Clubs in Alhambra
Alhambra is just over 10 minutes away from El Monte, and is home to the Granada LA (thegranadala.com), a salsa night club that also features a restaurant, bar and banquet room. The venue often hosts weddings and other celebrations such as quinceañeras in its three-story building. The 1930s inspire the club’s decor. Special nights feature live musicians, and the restaurant serves tapas and Spanish food. The Granada recommends guests who plan to dine make reservations. VIP lists and bottle services are both available. Visitors to Azul Ultra Lounge (azulultralounge.com) are fashionably dressed, and the waterfall inside the club helps create a refined ambiance. Azul offers many dancing opportunities and plays dance videos on screens located throughout the venue. Happy hour specials are available throughout the week. Azul accepts reservations for the VIP list, but requires a minimum charge for VIP guests.
Night Clubs in West Covina and Covina
Crazy Horse Live (go2crazyhorse.com) in West Covina, just under 10 minutes from El Monte, is a large club that features three bars and many dance floors throughout the venue. A patio is available, and the club offers VIP rooms for parties and groups. DJs throughout southern California, including Los Angeles and Hollywood, frequently play at the club. The dress code is trendy and the ambiance is very festive. Bottle service is available. Located in the city of Covina, Rude Dog Bar & Grill (go2rudedogs.com) is a sport’s bar that includes many entertainment options. In addition to the large flat-screens, the bar provides DJs and dancing on certain nights, as well as karaoke. Pool tables are available, and live music performances take place on select nights of the week. Rude Dog offers a full menu, though food service stops before the bar closes. The ambiance is casual and relaxed.
Night Clubs in Monrovia
The Fourth Dimension (club4-d.com) is located in a two-story building in Monrovia, 15 minutes away from El Monte. Two bars are available, and the club is known for offering plenty of billiards tables on both floors. Patrons can purchase an unlimited play option for the pool tables. Additionally, the club features a dance floor and a video lounge which typically plays Top 40 music. A full menu is also available. Happy hour specials include discounts on both drinks and food. Visitors who prefer to sit and socialize instead of dance will enjoy the club’s lounge area. The club’s dress code is strictly enforced.
Night Clubs in Whittier and Pico Rivera
Located just under 15 minutes from El Monte in Pico Rivera, El Rodeo Nightclub (elrodeonightclub.com) features a large dance floor and offers both DJ and live music performances. The club plays music ranging from cumbia to rock en español, and often hosts local album release parties. Certain nights include free entrance. Memories (memoriesdancing.com) in Whittier, just under 20 minutes from El Monte, is a two-story building that dates to 1887. The bar is on weeknights such as swing dancing and ballroom dancing. Lessons are available, and are often provided with admission to the club.