Ever heard of Tapas and Wine Bar C? Its (odd) name has been whispered for years among local urban adventurers, and its devotees are cult-like.
All photos by Isaac Simpson
Located in a strip mall on the border between Little Tokyo and the Arts District, it has a giant grinning Santa Claus in the entryway, furry walls, and waitresses dressed as French Maids. (They will whip you with a belt if you ask nicely.)
But the craziest part is their signature drink, the Galvatron. It's less a "cocktail" than "five or six shots of pure liquor" including 151, bourbon, and tequila. No mixers. Drink it and you might black out instantly. For proof, just watch the video they show you before they serve it:More »