Best New Bars No. 11: The Spare Room at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel
Of the many bars in the storied hotel, this is the most playful, with two bowling lanes seamlessly incorporated into an upscale cock-tail area. While you’re enjoying a modern version of a Jazz Age punch, borrow a pair of black-and-white bowling shoes—custom made by George Esquivel—and hit the lanes. Good tip: Unless you run with Rumer Willis, it can be hard to get in. Dress well and act like you belong. » 7000 Hollywood Blvd., spareroomhollywood.com.