Cafe NELA is located at 1906 Cypress Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90065.  We are in Cypress Park, North East Los Angeles, one block east of Division street.  Across the LA River from the 5 between the 110 and the 2.

Free street parking is available on Cypress Avenue and on San Fernando Road.

We are open most Thursday through Saturday nights from 8:30pm to Midnight. Sundays we have variable hours so please check the upcoming shows to find out this weeks hours.


Upcoming Shows

July 2019

Wednesday July 3
8:30 $5

Friday July 5

8:30 $5

​Saturday July 6

​Friday July 19

8:30 $5

Saturday July 20
The Dark
Prüde (KCMO)
Perplex (PHX)
9:00  $8

​Sunday July 21

Mike Livingston Group 5
The Bloody Brains 6
The Groovy Rednecks 7
Herbert 8
Unit F  9

​4:30 $5

Thursday July 25
Black Iron Rebel 9
Dante HH 10
La Tumba 11
8:30 Free

Friday July 26

Saturday July 27
OT y Los Condors
The Fiends
Big Pig
The Reflectors
​8:30 $7

Sunday July 28

August 2019
Saturday August 3 8:30 $8
Vindictive Amputation
Decimation of gods.

​Thursday August 8 8:30 $5
Solo Solis 9pm
Tim Reaper 9:30pm
Dogger 10pm
Blake Dedlie 10:30
SPARE : Change 11pm

Friday August 9 8:30 $5
La Tuya,
Marriage Material 
Tracy Soto
Saucy Creg

​Saturday August 10 6:30 $8
7 Exploding Pintos
8 Swords of Fatima
9 Death on the Radio
10 Great Sadness
11 Ley Valentine
12 It’s Ok!

Saturday August 17​ 8:30 $5
Hot Fuck Sundae
Live Nude
Poisonous Members

Sunday August 18 8:30
A Bleeding Sky
Mango Napalm
Psilocybin Pony
Sinful Nature

Friday August 23 8:30
The Terpenes
Death on the Radio
Pedal Strike
​Spare Change

Saturday August 24 8:30
The Mormons
Bratty and Jackass

​Thursday August 29 8:30
Forced Identity

Friday August 30 8:30
Symbol Six
Dee Skusting & The Rodents

Saturday August 31 8:30
Egrets on Ergot
The Birth Defects
Loss for Concern
Revolting Sounds
Dangerously Sleazy

Live House and Beer Garden
​1906 Cypress Avenue, Cypress Park, Los Angeles 90065

Cafe NELA is Northeast LA's home for music.  We feature Punk, Hard Rock, Jazz, Blues, Heavy Metal, Experimental, Psychedelic, and Ethnic Music.  

We are licensed as a beer parlor and are not authorized to sell wine or hard liquor.

Even though the name says Cafe we are a bar so the shows are 21 and over.  

If you are affiliated in anyway with Sesac, you must obtain a waiver from their licensing division, or you cannot perform any of their affiliated music while performing at Cafe NELA.  We are not under license with Sesac.  We do not have DJs or Karaoke.

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