1710 Silver Lake Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Insider Tip: Italian bistro with an extensive wine list, laidback atmosphere & an outdoor patio.
408 S Main St, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Insider Tip: Located in the historic Old Bank district in Downtown Los Angeles, this neighborhood spot has an extensive menu made for sharing and a focused drinks program. Try a Baco you won't be disappointed.
5706 California State RTE, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Insider Tip: This tiny restaurant prepares inventive, affordable, Korean cooking. The sevenitem menu even earned it a James Beard semifinalist nod!
2121 E 7th Pl, Los Angeles, CA 90021
Insider Tip: Trendy Italian restaurant from an acclaimed husband & wife team highlights creative seasonal fare. Advance reservations are highly encouraged.
327 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Insider Tip: Rice bowls & ramen have customers lined up out the door at this small, nofrills Japanese restaurant.
7408 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Insider Tip: Don't miss out on the legendary "Flaming Margarita."
8752 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Insider Tip: Enjoy the sunset on their back patio while indulging on one of their signature cocktails like the "Opium Wars" or the "Mexican Motel Room."
727 N Brdwy #128, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Insider Tip: Tiny counteronly outpost for Nashvillestyle fried chicken, seasonal salads, hearty sides & more. it's well worth the wait!
Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams
1954 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Insider Tip: So many exotic ice cream flavors to choose from, you won't know where to start! Try the scrumptious Salted Peanut Butter with Chocolate Fleck or Brown Butter Almond Brittle.
5233 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Insider Tip: Order Coco Lotus Soup.
Musso & Franks
6667 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Insider Tip: Hollywood's oldest eatery offers classic American fare & martinis in an old school setting.
Night + Market Song
3455 Overland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034
Insider Tip: Don't go expecting to eat typical Thai food dishes. This place is as authentic as it gets. Be careful when ordering something spicy!
Odys + Penelope
127 S La Brea, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Insider Tip: Make a reservation in advance as they only offer a limited number per night. The grilled bread crostini with Dungeness crab and the churrasco Sirloin cap are must-orders.
222 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Insider Tip: If you're visiting The Broad, you'll definitely want to stop by Otium before or after for beautifully presently contemporary cuisine.
6115 Sunset Blvd Ste 100, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Insider Tip: The Martini Mussels are worth the walk.
Pine & Crane
1521 Griffith Park Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026
Insider Tip: Enjoy fast-casual Taiwanese-Chinese food in the heart of Silver Lake. Pine & Crane uses produce from their family's local Asian vegetable farm and their vegetable dishes change frequently in order to showcase freshly harvested items.
641 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Insider Tip: Sit at the Mozzarella Bar at either the Pizzeria or Osteria to get a glimpse of Chef darling Nancy Silverton preparing your dish.
5955 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Insider Tip: Don't bother with the a la carte items. Order the Chef's Menu and immerse yourself in a true dining experience.
624 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Insider Tip: They serve one of the best breakfasts in the United States here every day. The pastry case with leave you in awe. Get there early as the line usually goes out the door. For dinner, get ready to indulge. Reservations are highly encouraged to eat in a beautiful space. Fun fact: The building was built by Charlie Chaplin.
1155 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038
Insider Tip: If you're a carnivore, this is the place for you! Order anything with their in house cured bacon.
6201 Hollywood Blvd #104, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Insider Tip: If you're in the mood for delicious burgers, hot dogs, frozen custard, shakes, beer, wine and more, Shake Shack is where you want to go. Enjoy fresh, highquality classics in a fun setting.
720 N Virgil Ave #4, Los Angeles, CA 90029
Insider Tip: Hip cafe featuring globalinspired breakfast & lunch fare with house made jams in a minimalist space. The toasts are a musthave!
6115 W Sunset Blvd Ste 170, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Insider Tip: Go early to catch a table. Order the "Trust Me", and call it a day! Beware that substitutions are discouraged.
1929 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027
Insider Tip: One of the best patios in Los Angeles, plus it has an incredible bakery filled with decadent treats. They don't take reservations, so plan accordingly. Great for brunch before or after a hike at Griffith Park.
The Hungry Cat
1535 Vine St., Hollywood, CA 90028
Insider Tip: The freshest seafood in Hollywood with a very happy Happy Hour.
The Pie Hole
6314 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Insider Tip: Perfect for a snack or light meal, The Pie Hold offers fresh baked pie by the slice, individual savory pies, and their own coffee. The Mac 'n' Cheese hand pie is a musthave.
The Sycamore Kitchen
143 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Insider Tip: The line moves faster than you think at this breakfast and lunch spot. Get the Chorizo Breakfast sandwich, and you will be in heaven.