Arts DistrictDowntown LA
The 14 best spots around USC to achieve brunch glory.
Brant CoxAugust 23, 2016
Silver LakeVirgil Village
Wine BarBar Food•
Alma's is a cider bar in Virgil Village and one of our favorite places to drink in the neighborhood.
Brant CoxDecember 15, 2022
Voodoo Vin is a wine bar in Virgil Village with excellent wine and even better food.
Sylvio MartinsSeptember 16, 2022
Bolita is a Silver Lake cocktail bar that feels like a Cuban vacation.
Kat HongApril 5, 2022
Kinkan, a pandemic-born pop-up, has transformed into a half-Japanese, half-Thai restaurant in Virgil Village with an excellent omakase.
Kat HongJanuary 14, 2022
Courage Bagels makes the best bagels in Los Angeles - but perhaps you already knew that?
A pandemic popup sensation, Nan Yimcharoen’s Kinkan is ready for the big time.
Patricia Kelly YeoMay 28, 2021
Ken's Ramen in Virgil Village makes some of the best paitan (chicken-based) ramen in LA.
Patricia Kelly YeoMarch 3, 2021
East HollywoodVirgil Village
An innovative taco pop-up in Silver Lake, Metztli is making some of the best quesadillas, tostadas, and tacos in LA.
Brett KeatingSeptember 2, 2020
Melody is in a converted bungalow in Virgil Village, and it’s one of the more versatile spots in the neighborhood.
Jess Basser SandersDecember 11, 2017
Sqirl is a perpetually-crowded cafe/bakery in Virgil Village and our favorite brunch spot in LA.
Brant CoxMarch 1, 2017
California Grill is a Salvadoran restaurant in Virgil Village that serves great pupusas.
Written byNikko Duren