Situated in a former IHOP, Roy Choi’s A-Frame is the street food king’s manifesto for the sit-down-restaurant world that declares plates should be passed, hands should get dirty, and meals should feel like carnivals.
Neighborhood: Culver City
One of the best of the local brew pubs, unique not only for delicious beer but also for suds-friendly dishes: pizza, pasta, salads, burgers, steak…
This café may be set in a strip mall next to a Starbucks, but chef Miki Zivkovic, ex of Pinot Bistro, presents a fine Cal-French menu…
This restaurant, which includes a sushi bar, is spacious and quiet and the food is stellar…
A partnership between restauranteur couple Claudio and Adria Blotta (Barbix) and chef couple Daniel Mattern and Roxana Jullapat (formerly of Ammo), Cook’s County is market driven and market tested.
Neighborhood: West Hollywood
You fetch your own water from a cooler, meals are served buffet style, and the food comes from a network of certified local growers.
Do not underestimate the power of a good sandwich-and-salad spot. This breezy new Eagle Rock venture provides gourmet lunch fuel like a crispy pancetta and fig salad with Point Reyes blue cheese…
Neighborhood: Eagle Rock