05/26/2011 12:33 pm ET Updated Jul 26, 2011

'Esquire' Best Bars In America 2011: Which LA Bars Made The Cut?

Esquire has just released its 2011 rankings for the best bars in America, and ten LA joints made the cut. Esquire's list is in its sixth year, and this time they focused on bars that have come on the scene within the last two years. Drinks Correspondent David Wondrich compiled the list based on places most likely to "stick around" for a lot longer.

See which Los Angeles watering holes made the cut this year, and let us know if you agree with their picks.