The city of Los Angeles is very diverse. From the culture, to the nightlife, to the people who walk the streets every day. The styles vary from each individual, the scene changes from neighborhood to neighborhood. When it comes to the male demographic depending on what part of town you’re in you’ll find guys who are polished clean, grungy, and everything in between. But where do these guys go to keep up their looks? We’ve put together a list of the top 10 barbershops in Los Angeles to get your fresh cut and/or maintain your long grungy man bun hair. No more excuses to ever walk into a Cost Cutters.
1. Floyd’s 99 Barbershop
Floyd’s is a great barbershop in Hollywood. With a very eclectic interior design this barber shop will keep you entertained from the moment you walk in to the second you walk out. Being centrally located in Hollywood it’s right by restaurants, bars, and if you’re here on a Sunday you can catch the Hollywood Farmer’s Market. The staff is friendly, diverse, and they make you feel like you are hanging out at your friends house.
1555 N Cahuenga Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90028
Phone: (323) 464-9300
2. Shorty’s Barbershop
Shorty’s Barbershop is the one stop shop to go to for your everyday man. This is the shop to go to if you want a fresh cut for date night. The environment at this barbershop is fresh and open. You will recognize this place when you walk by, by its signature artwork with a woman and the signature barber pole.
755 N Fairfrax Ave. West Hollywood, CA 90046
Neighborhood: West Hollywood
Phone: (323) 297-0554
3. Bolt Barbers
Bolt barbers is a great barbershop to go to if you want some fancy designs and hair tattoos as part of your look. Definitely the type of place to get that unique statement haircut. You’re going to turn heads everywhere you go.
460 S. Spring St. Los Angeles, CA 90013
Neighborhood: Downtown LA
Phone: (213) 232-4715
4. Vinny’s Barbershop
Vinny’s Barber Shop is your classic men’s barbershop to go to. Run by a very talented group of men who are able to provide quality and perfection to each guy that ends up sitting in one of their chairs, this place is a man’s mans barbershop. Stop in and check it out.
852 N Virgil Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90029
Neighborhood: Silverlake/Los Feliz
Phone: (323) 426-9536
5. John Allan’s Barbershop
John Allan’s is like your gentleman’s man cave. Prestigious, classic, it has a great GQ environment for the classic man. This is one of the rare barbershops that allows you to play pool and put down a few drinks while waiting to get your haircut. Here you will get the best of the best barbers in LA. The barbers here cut celebrity hair prior red carpets, so you know they don’t fuck it up. Although a bit pricey every penny spent is well worth it.
9634 Wilshire Blvd. Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Neighborhood: Beverly Hills
Phone: (310) 877-5500
6. The Proper Barbershop
The Proper Barber Shop is another barbershop that is centrally located for tourists and locals alike. This is the place to go to for your “proper” barber cut. With a great friendly staff and great environment you will not be disappointed coming here for your next haircut.
7950 W. 3rd. St. Los Angeles, CA 90048
Neighborhood: Fairfax/3rd (The Grove: Farmers Market)
Phone: (323) 272-3287
7. Sweeney Todd Barbershop
You may know the movie, but rest assured there are no demon barbers here (that we’ve seen). Having such a unique name for a Barber, it intrigues you to walk in a see what they are all about. Will you get a “meat” pie or a slit throat? Neither. At least you’d be the first. But you will get an awesome haircut every single time.
4639 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027
Phone: (323) 667-9690
8. The Blind Barber
The Blind Barber really embraces the rustic feel of an old vintage barbershop. Walls being no where near polished an perfect this is what makes The Blind Barber so great. Originally started in New York, The Blind Barber eventually worked its way to the West Coast. Using high quality products and providing even higher quality service, The Blind Barber always has a consistent flow of clients coming through the door.
10797 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232
Neighborhood: Culver City
Phone: (310) 841-6679
9. The Barbershop Club
The Barbershop Club is like your grandfather’s neighborhood shop. The outside has an old school feel to it that we love, and the inside doesn’t disappoint either. Known for their classic gentleman cuts you’re going to leave looking damn good, and very gentlemanly. This one is the furthest off the grid of all our barbershops but it is definitely worth the drive.
1648 Tyler Ave. Ste. C South El Monte, CA 91733
Neighborhood: South LA
Phone: (626) 454-3232
10. Legends The Barbershop
Neighborhood: Between Hollywood/West Hollywood
Phone: (323) 658-7000