There is no cover, but there is a dress code, so dress up!
This place is really pricey, so go if you really want to impress someone!
Check the calendar for nights with Swing dancing (usually Friday and/or Saturday).
Have dinner at one of the fine restaurants in downtown, then make your way to the Loft’s once-a-month Friday “Vintage Rhythm Night” dance.
You’ll find dancers of all levels, and there’s a beginner lesson as well!
The food and drinks are excellent, and pricey, but definitely reasonable given the quality and ambiance. LA calendar for dates and times, then go with someone special! Skip the morning and arrive in the late afternoon, go on a few rides, get dinner, then go dancing at Fantasy Faire on Saturday nights to the live band.