Best Restaurants in Los Angeles

Locals’ favorite places

1. Gjelina
1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd
487local recommendations
2. Cafe Gratitude Venice
512 Rose Ave
245local recommendations
Darren says “Nom, nom, nom. All vegan menu is to die-for. Airy indoor/outdoor space is tasteful and buzzing.” ·
3. Perch
448 S Hill St
267local recommendations
Anna says “This is THE SPOT for drinks and appetizers at sunset. You can see the entire city on this rooftop. O...” ·
4. Bottega Louie
700 S Grand Ave
205local recommendations
Olga And Duc
Olga And Duc says “Well known fancy eatery in Downtown LA. It's first come first serve and the food is great. Try the f...” ·
5. Cafe Stella
3932 Sunset Blvd
217local recommendations
Thomas & Molly
Thomas & Molly says “Cafe Stella is a very cute French restaurant with lovely outdoor seating. Bar Stella is in front. Al...” ·
6. The Tasting Kitchen
1633 Abbot Kinney Blvd
202local recommendations
Lisa says “One of the newer trendy restaurants on Abbot Kinney, it gets mixed reviews on Yelp. Pricey...they h...” ·
7. Venice Ale House
2 Rose Ave
180local recommendations
Vrprogram says “Located right on the world famous Venice Boardwalk they offer over 30 craft beers on tap as well loc...” ·
8. Laurel Hardware
167local recommendations
David says “This place is very trendy but also very low key! It's one of my favorite spots and you can always sp...” ·
9. Oscar's Cerveteca
523 Rose Ave
133local recommendations
Liz says “Oscar's Cerveteca is the perfect weekend Mexican fusion fare. Fresh seafood Ceviches, tacos, and mor...” ·
10. Sage Plant Based Bistro and Brewery Echo Park
1700 Sunset Blvd
145local recommendations
11. Little Dom's
2128 Hillhurst Ave
142local recommendations
Scott says “Italian + Creole and a staple in Los Feliz. You are sure to spot somebody famous, and if you don't w...” ·
12. Sqirl Does Breakfast For Dinner With Kellogg's Sept 21ST – Sept 23RD
720 N Virgil Ave
137local recommendations
Carolyn says “The best french toast EVER. Homemade jams. There's a line on weekends, but it is worth the wait.” ·
13. Lemonade
1661 Abbot Kinney Blvd
141local recommendations
Lisa says “Great food. Serves all types of great salads, sandwiches, homemade soups and chili. Also has fish an...” ·
14. The Rose Cafe & Restaurant
220 Rose Ave
133local recommendations
Aralie says “Newly opened - food is alright but the ambience is very hip, very "Venice". Good people watching, ba...” ·
15. In-N-Out Burger
7009 Sunset Blvd
129local recommendations
D. Marilyn
D. Marilyn says “Best hamburgers&the cheapest&the freshest in the US. Walk there & order no carb burger with no bun a...” ·
16. Wurstküche Venice
625 Lincoln Blvd
129local recommendations
Jana says “5 minute walk from the house & huge selection of beer on tap & great truffle fries! They serve exoti...” ·
17. Masa of Echo Park Bakery & Cafe
1800 Sunset Blvd
127local recommendations
Elizabeth says “Excellent Chicago-style deep dish pizza without the need to travel to Chicago! Bread pudding also is...” ·
18. Silverlake Ramen
2927 Sunset Blvd
113local recommendations
Rodney And Yasmin
Rodney And Yasmin says “In addition to the standard tonkotsu ramen and ramen combination plates, you'll find chef's specials...” ·
19. L&E Oyster Bar
1637 Silver Lake Blvd
117local recommendations
Dino says “AMAZING food, oysters, chowder, bread, wine and bar upstairs. A tad pricy but worth it. Walking dist...” ·
20. Pink's Hot Dogs
709 N La Brea Ave
117local recommendations
Bob says “This landmark hot dog stand was founded by Paul and Betty Pink in 1939 as a pushcart near the corner...” ·
21. James' Beach
60 N Venice Blvd
120local recommendations
Melissa says “James Beach: This local hangout has a fun vibe and is a great place to convene with friends or grab ...” ·
22. The Venice Whaler
10 Washington Blvd
120local recommendations
Brett says “Okay, not really a recommendation here, just a heads up. This is a cheap bar where you can get pitc...” ·
23. Scopa Italian Roots
2905 Washington Blvd
111local recommendations
Shawn says “Very good Italian inspired creative menu. Equally good if not better bar scene. This place is open u...” ·
24. La Poubelle
5907 Franklin Ave
117local recommendations
Vicki says “Dark, romantic; a bit noisy. French restaurant. An incredible appetizer - flash fried brussels sprou...” ·
25. Father's Office
1018 Montana Ave
116local recommendations
Olivier says “Cozy gourmet pub with a tremendous beer selection and the best burger in town.” ·
26. Canter's Restaurant, Bakery, Deli and Bar
419 N Fairfax Ave
102local recommendations
Kathy says “85 year old Deli that is open 24 hours, great sandwiches and baked goods. They bake 4 times a day. ...” ·
27. Bestia
2121 E 7th Pl
112local recommendations
Veronica says “Considered to be the best restaurant in the downtown area. The bone marrow, spinach gnocchetti, and ...” ·
28. Cliff's Edge
3626 Sunset Blvd
99local recommendations
Ink says “Romantic ambiance, like you are in a beautiful tree house. Delicious Italian/Mediterranean cuisine....” ·
29. The Black Cat
3909 Sunset Blvd
97local recommendations
Paul And Bryan
Paul And Bryan says “Delicious food, perfect drinks in a wonderfully designed space. Curried eggplant and lentils, mussel...” ·
30. Katsuya Hollywood
6300 Hollywood Blvd
96local recommendations
Kate says “Occasional celebrity sightings at this upscale signature sushi & Japanese eats plus creative drinks ...” ·