Hinoki and the bird Culver City Los Angeles

Hinoki & the bird

When CAA (the most prestigious talent agency in Los Angeles, and therefore the world) announced their new “culinary" division, we secretly w...
Gjusta Venice Los Angeles

Gjusta

If the early bird catches the worm, it would certainly catch Gjusta’s baklava croissant as well. A perfect puffer, a buttery taste which can...
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...
Malibu Farm Malibu Los Angeles

Malibu Farm

It’s not a restaurant, it's a postcard. A white wooden hut nestled at the end of a pontoon, floating above the Pacific Ocean on the Malibu b...
Rustic Canyon Santa Monica Los Angeles

Rustic Canyon

Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen started more than ten years ago, when Josh Loeb held dinner series at his family’s tree house ...
Polo Lounge Beverly Hills Los Angeles

The Polo Lounge

Like Nobu Malibu or the Chateau Marmont, the Polo Lounge’s patio is a gastronomic myth: a checkbox on the bucket list of any self-respecting...
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...
Ink West Hollywood Los Angeles

Ink.

Opened in 2011 with tremendous success, Michael Voltaggio’s (ex Top Chef) molecular restaurant is still packed every night. To avoid the c...
Lucques West Hollywood Los Angeles

Lucques

In a town where restaurants come and go quicker than a Snapchat post, Lucques is an exception. Back in 1998, Suzanne Goin and her partner-an...
Cafe Gratitude Venice Downtown Larchmont Los Angeles

Cafe Gratitude

Cafe gratitude is the kind of place where you meet a chia pudding named “I am free”, tacos dubbed “I am transformed” or a pad thai which bra...
Gjelina Take Away Venice Los Angeles

Gjelina Take Away

Take a slice of lightly toasted farmhouse bread. With a mandolin (and without losing a finger), slice an heirloom beefsteak tomato, pickled ...
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...
Kali Larchmont Los Angeles

Kali

“Pretty much ever critic loves Kali on Melrose” says Eater, and we can’t agree more. Run by two former high-end  kitchen veterans (the chef ...
Hatchet Hall Culver City Los Angeles

Hatchet Hall

Hatchet Hall is a masterpiece of the Dada movement. Lost in the middle of nowhere, in a part of Los Angeles that everyone ignores — except p...
AOC West Hollywood Los Angeles

A.O.C.

Suzanne Goin is a visionary: a decade before everyone else, she understood the importance of biodynamic wines, small plates and Mediterranea...
Lucques West Hollywood Los Angeles

Lucques

In a town where restaurants come and go quicker than a Snapchat post, Lucques is an exception. Back in 1998, Suzanne Goin and her partner-an...
Honey Hi Echo Park Los Angeles

Honey Hi

There are restaurants that pretend to be healthy, and there's Honey Hi. Owned by two resplendent healthy gals (one of which is a nutritionis...
Here's Looking at You Koreatown Los Angeles

Here’s Looking At You

When a former Animal chef opens a restaurant, that's excellent news. But when he partners with another Animal alum, you immediately pick up ...
Rustic Canyon Santa Monica Los Angeles

Rustic Canyon

Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen started more than ten years ago, when Josh Loeb held dinner series at his family’s tree house ...
Erven Santa Monica Los Angeles

Erven

The best vegans restaurants are surely those where you don’t even realize it. At Erven, you’ll rejoice about the ingredients chosen, without...
Hinoki and the bird Culver City Los Angeles

Hinoki & the bird

When CAA (the most prestigious talent agency in Los Angeles, and therefore the world) announced their new “culinary" division, we secretly w...
Spago Beverly Hills Los Angeles

Spago

Spago is the epitome of fine dining in Los Angeles, perhaps neck-and-neck with Providence.Those who mourn the departure of the Red Guide als...
Cafe Gratitude Venice Downtown Larchmont Los Angeles

Cafe Gratitude

Cafe gratitude is the kind of place where you meet a chia pudding named “I am free”, tacos dubbed “I am transformed” or a pad thai which bra...