Loupiotte Kitchen Los Feliz Los Angeles

Loupiotte Kitchen

Loupiotte Kitchen is a French all-day bistro in the heart of Los Feliz, serving vegetable-driven dishes inspired by the Farmers’ Market. Co-...
Highly Likely West Adams Los Angeles

Highly Likely

Highly Likely comes from the mind of Cary Mosier, formerly at Cafe Gratitude and Gracias Madre: she kept the vibe and added a bit of animal ...
Porridge and Puffs Filipinotown Los Angeles

Porridge & Puffs

We’re not going to shy away from it: Porridge & Puffs may very well be our favorite restaurant this year, although Konbi and Fiona are u...
Fiona West Hollywood Los Angeles

Fiona

Nicole Rucker needs to introduction: pie expert, Cofax founder, Gjelina/Gjusta veteran and now the driving force behind Fiona, the cutest ...
All Time Los Feliz Los Angeles

All Time

All Time started as our favorite breakfast burrito spot but it’s now literally open all the time. All Time is all grown up, serving wine and...
Hail Mary Pizza Atwater Village Los Angeles

Hail Mary Pizza

Hail Mary is very religious about pizzas. The dough is fermented and given enough time to rise, using wild yeasts and organic gains. Each pi...
Adams Coffee Shop West Adams Los Angeles

Adams Coffee Shop

Adams Coffee Shop is an homage to the coffee shop’s role in American culture as an approachable meeting place that’s open to all. Adjacent t...
Yarrow Cafe West Hollywood Los Angeles

Yarrow Cafe

Secret Lasagna chef Royce Burke is back at it with Yarrow Cafe. And although he loves meat, he’s always had a passion for produce for longer...
Orsa & Winston Downtown Los Angeles

Orsa & Winston

Orsa & Winston (named after the chef’s dogs) is a mix of Italian and Japanese influences, with creative pasta, seafood stews, donabe and...

Konbi

With Konbi opening on a quiet corner of Sunset Boulevard, you’ll regret not living closer to Echo Park in order to come several times a week...

Croft Alley

This Melrose Place hidden gem is no longer hidden as Croft Alley now has two locations, one that’s in a miniature indoor courtyard and a lar...
The Old Place Malibu Los Angeles

The Old Place

The Old Place feels like a frontier saloon, with the bustling noise of patrons ordering beer and a live music band outside — which comes in ...

Hasiba

It comes as no surprise that Hasiba is the legitimate child from the Lodge Bread people, simply by feeling the fluffy cloud-like homemade pi...
Great White Venice Los Angeles

Great White

Blue algae smoothies? Check. On-tap kombucha? Check. Kale salads and grain bowls? Check. Turmeric Latte? Avo toast? Fish tacos? Check, check...
Jewel Silverlake Los Angeles

Jewel

Jewel is a hidden gem. A few minutes from Sqirl, where people wait up to an hour for brunch, you’ll find some of the best food in the neighb...
Hayden Culver City Los Angeles

Hayden

What happens when you team up a James Beard semi-finalist and a wine genius? Meet Hayden. Located inside Platform, this too-cool-to-be-true ...
Friends and Family East Hollywood Los Angeles

Friends & Family

Los Angeles has waited and waited for chef Daniel Mattern and baker Roxana Jullapat (formerly at Campanile, A.O.C., and Cooks County) to ope...
Taco Maria Costa Mesa Los Angeles

Taco Maria

What if the best restaurant in Los Angeles restaurant was not actually in Los Angeles? It’s not really our style to play favorites, but the ...
Lodge Bread Co Culver City Los Angeles

Lodge Bread Co

"NO BAD VIBES!" says proudly (and loudly) the slate on Lodge Bread Co’s main wall. Only good vibrations for these Culver City Beach Boys who...
PYT Downtown Los Angeles

P.Y.T.

P.Y.T. is the best place in Los Angeles to get your five-a-day: fruits and vegetables are the star of the show, from cocktails to dessert. S...
Botanica Silverlake Los Angeles

Botanica

If it’s your first time at Botanica, avoid the weekend brunch and pretend you’re a regular: go for a weekday breakfast or an ‘apéro’. Sit on...

The Exchange Restaurant

The Exchange, aka the restaurant at the bottom of the very-very-cool Freehand Hotel, could have been a simple lobby restaurant serving club ...
Otium Downtown Los Angeles

Otium

Otium is the stunning cube of wood and steel right by the Broad on Brand Avenue, aka LA’s very own museum row. At the helm of this giant art...
Destroyer Culver City Los Angeles

Destroyer

"At Destroyer, the food are so beautiful you don’t even want to eat it!" Is that a good or a bad thing though? Would you say that a song is ...
The Butcher's Daughter Venice Los Angeles

The Butcher’s Daughter

As the name does not suggest, The Butcher's Daughter is a vegan canteen. From their first shop in Nolita, they kept the most popular dishes:...
Kismet Los Feliz Los Angeles

Kismet

While the Israeli trend is already feeding hungry souls in New York City, Philadelphia and New Orleans (with Zahav, Dizengoff, Shaya...), Lo...
The Sycamore Kitchen West Hollywood Los Angeles

The Sycamore Kitchen

On La Brea, a small brick patio hides an excellent pastry shop. Don’t be fooled by all the young ladies flocking to The Sycamore Kitchen for...
Jon and Vinnys West Hollywood Los Angeles

Jon & Vinny’s

We don’t know why we always come back to Jon & Vinny's. For the pretty faces of their staff, where any killer smile almost makes us chok...
Wolf West Hollywood Los Angeles

Wolf

The days when Marcel Vigneron (a Top Chef alum once exiled in the Utah mountains) was a lone wolf are over. His piercing blue eyes check alm...
The Bellwether Studio City Los Angeles

The Bellwether

One might have doubts about The Bellwether (the neighborhood, the logo, the TV above the bar...), but they all vanish at first bite. Ted Hop...
Connie & Ted's West Hollywood Los Angeles

Connie & Ted’s

If you’ve never set foot at Connie & Ted's, cancel your Saturday plans immediately, and pick up your phone to book a table for brunch. Y...
Lincoln Pasadena Los Angeles

Lincoln

Sometimes you get up way too late with a strong breakfast urge. But time is running out and most of the restaurants will have already switch...
Huckleberry Santa Monica Los Angeles

Huckleberry

Some love the smell of napalm in the morning, we’re much more into croissants. And God knows a good croissant is hard to find in LA. Rustic ...
Republique West Hollywood Los Angeles

Republique

If you ask us what we miss the most from France, the answer is simple: the rotisserie chicken we’d get from the butcher shop down the street...
Salazar Silverlake Los Angeles

Salazar

Esdras Ochoa, already praised for his Chinatown "Mexicali", gives us the perfect spot for a drink on the East Side: Salazar. Entirely outdoo...
Paley Hollywood Los Angeles

Paley

Paley is a tribute. A tribute to the Golden Age of Hollywood, located on Columbia Square right across from NeueHouse. Its name is a respec...
Truffle potatoes Crossroads West Hollywood

Crossroads

You may have heard about Crossroads because of their beautiful book shown in the best bookstores. Or maybe was it thanks to a vegan friend w...
Cliff's Edge Silverlake Los Angeles

Cliff’s Edge

Behind a nameless door on a corner of Sunset Boulevard, you’ll find the Jungle Book. After a cute bric-a-brac bar, there’s a small rainfores...
Winsome Echo Park Los Angeles

Winsome

Winsome has a bipolar effect on people. For lunch, you may not be a huge fan; but for pastries, you'll never want to leave. Go for the aguas...
Animal West Hollywood Los Angeles

Animal

In Los Angeles, where trends seem to be green juices and cashew cheeses, it can feel good to return to our primary nature and sink our fangs...
Gjelina Venice Los Angeles

Gjelina

Everything has already been written about Gjelina. The delicacy of their mozzarella and orange-tinted cherry tomatoes pizza, its refined dec...
Sqirl Silverlake Los Angeles

Sqirl

Who could have predicted one day that a jam jar would conquer the world? With Jessica Koslow, we're almost there. The young chef had origina...