Your Best of L.A.: Here Are the Results of our 2020 Readers’ Poll

Our readers cast more than 67,000 votes. Here’s what came out on top.
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We asked our website’s readers to vote for their favorite places in L.A., and received more than 67,000 votes. Here are your top picks.


Best of L.A. Readers’ Choice Winners: Food & Drink

Best Local Chef | Wes Avila, Guerrilla Tacos
2000 E. 7th St., Arts District, guerrillatacos.com

Best Pizza | Pizzana
11712 San Vicente Blvd., Brentwood,
 and 460 N. Robertson Blvd., West Hollywood, pizzana.com

Best Tacos | Sonoratown
208 E. 8th St., downtown, sonoratown.com

Best Burgers | HiHo Cheeseburger
1320 2nd St., Ste. B, Santa Monica, and 6245 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 102, Mid-Wilshire, hiho.la

Best Ice Cream | Gelateria Uli
541 S. Spring St., Ste. 104, downtown, and 8044 W. 3rd St., Fairfax District, gelateriauli.com

Best Vegan/Vegetarian Dining | Crossroads Kitchen
8284 Melrose Ave., Melrose, crossroadskitchen.com

Best Dumplings | Mama Lu’s Dumpling House
501 W. Garvey Ave., Monterey Park, mamaludumpling.com

Best Thai | Night + Market
Night + Market WeHo, 9043 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood; Night + Market Song, 3322 W. Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake; Night + Market Sahm, 2533 Lincoln Blvd., Venice; nightmarketsong.com 

Best Wine Bar | Tabula Rasa Bar
5125 Hollywood Blvd, Thai Town, tabularasabar.com

Best Local Brewery | Angel City Brewery
216 Alameda St, Arts District, angelcitybrewery.com 

Best Tiki Bar | Tiki-Ti
4427 Sunset Blvd., Silver Lake, tiki-ti.com

Best Bread | La Brea Bakery
468 S. La Brea Ave., La Brea, labreabakery.com

Best Retro Diner | Norms Restaurant
2960 W. Imperial Highway, Inglewood, 17844 Lakewood Blvd., Bellflower, 14810 E. Whittier Blvd., Whittier, 470 N. La Cienega Blvd., West Hollywood, and other locations, norms.com

Best of L.A. Readers’ Choice Winners: City Life

Best Hike | Firebreak Trail to Griffith Observatory
Western Canyon Rd., Griffith Park, laparks.org/griffithpark

Best Museum | LACMA
5905 Wilshire Blvd., Miracle Mile, lacma.org

Best Record Store | Amoeba Music
6200 Hollywood Blvd., Hollywood (opening fall 2020), amoeba.com

Best Beach | El Matador State Beach
32350 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, californiabeaches.com/beach/el-matador-state-beach/

Best Music Venue | The Greek Theater
2700 N. Vermont Ave., Griffith Park, lagreektheater.com

Best Bike Shop | Helen’s Cycles
2501 Broadway, Santa Monica, 2472 Lincoln Blvd, Marina del Rey, and 1570-C Rosecrans Ave., Manhattan Beach, helenscycles.com

Best Cannabis Shop | MedMen
735 S. Broadway, downtown; 8208 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood; 8740 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Westchester; 1310 Abbot Kinney Blvd., and
 410 Lincoln Blvd., Venice; medmen.com

Best Farmers’ Market | Santa Monica Farmers’ Market
Arizona Ave. and 2nd St, Santa Monica, instagram.com/smfms

Best Yoga Studio | One Down Dog
2150 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock; 319 Glendale Blvd., Echo Park; 4343 W. Sunset Blvd., Ste. 205, Silver Lake; onedowndog.com


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