Our thoughts on the most exclusive restaurants in Los Angeles and advice on how to get a table.
September 7, 2023
15 places where they’ll definitely see someone they recognize.
December 13, 2022
14 restaurants where the scene is the top priority.
November 1, 2022
12 places to go when all you want to do is spend a bunch of money on yourself - and some fantastic food and drinks.
January 6, 2020
Mauro's is a total Weho daytime scene, but unfortunately the food is only mediocre.
August 8, 2023
Mustard Seed is the less crowded (and much tastier) version of the hyper-popular Alcove next door.
June 28, 2023
Dan Tana’s is an LA classic and the kind of place where every night feels like a celebration.
June 7, 2023
Recently revitalized, La Dolce Vita is a classic Italian spot in Beverly Hills with great food, elite service, and pure Old Hollywood escapism.
June 1, 2023
You'll probably spot some celebrities at Chateau Marmont, but you'll also get a well-made drink.
November 29, 2022
Cecconi’s is the place for a power lunch in West Hollywood - plus the food is pretty good.
August 22, 2022
Beverly Hills has no shortage of hotel rooftop pool bars, but The Rooftop Grill at The Montage is far and away the best one.
Craig’s is one of the most celebrity-packed restaurants in LA - and also one of the most boring.
Chi Spacca in Hollywood is one of our favorite places to get excessive in LA.
January 14, 2022
Jones Hollywood is a classic spot that works for pretty much anything, and is the version Hollywood we actually wish existed.
Horses is a bistro in Hollywood with an anything-is-possible-tonight feel and interesting food that’s kind of French and kind of Californian.
This Sunset Strip staple is a complete scene and completely worth it.
Malibu’s Broad Street Oyster Company is the grown-up version of a pop-up, and one of our favorite spots on PCH.
Spago’s not just a piece of LA history - it’s also still a great restaurant.
Gigi’s is a French spot in Hollywood that’s one of the best parties in town right now.
La Scala is where to find red sauce Italian in Beverly Hills—but you’re really here for the chopped salad.
Osteria Mozza is a classic LA establishment in Hancock Park known for celebratory pasta dinners.
Canter's is a Los Angeles classic. Come late night for a pastrami reuben and some very entertaining people watching.
Pace is an LA legend where you go to feel like you’re eating in the Tuscan countryside, even if you’re actually just in Laurel Canyon.
Sycamore Kitchen might be the most affordable, quality brunch in Los Angeles.
Soulmate is scene-y Spanish restaurant in West Hollywood with good tapas and an even better patio.
Joan’s On Third is as much a part of LA as tourists trying to find the Hollywood sign.