116 "First/Early in the Game Dates" restaurants in Los Angeles.
Jon & Vinny’s on Fairfax is an incredible take on American-Italian food, and it’s a place we go back to again and again.
Mh Zh is a Mediterranean spot in Sunset Junction and home to some of the prettiest (and most delicious) food you’ll find on the Eastside.
Dama is an upscale Latin restaurant in Downtown LA’s Fashion District with excellent food and cocktails.
It's not every day you want to drive down to Grand Central Market, but if it's for Wexler's pastrami you simply make the exception.
We don’t use the term “destination restaurant” lightly. But the seafood at Manhattan Beach’s Fishing With Dynamite more than fits the bill.
Alta Adams is an excellent Southern spot in West Adams that’ll make you feel like you’ve found a second home.
One of our favorite sushi spots in LA, where any level sushi eater can walk away thrilled.
B.S. might be the casual brother to Broken Spanish, but it is every bit as fantastic.
Hatchet Hall is a Southern-leaning small plates restaurant in Culver City where you’ll actually leave full.
Bar Calo is a Mexican cocktail bar/restaurant in Echo Park that reminds you why you love LA.
Freedman’s is a fantastic comfort food spot in Silver Lake that’s good for everything from a first date to a life-saving reuben with your roommate.
Bargain hunting for sushi rarely yields good results. Unless you’re going to Sushi Gen.
We thought we knew what Echo Park arcade restaurant Button Mash would be. Turns out it’s much, much more.
LA might never be known as a BBQ town, but the addition of Maple Block in Culver City shows we’re making our way up the ranks.
In the pizza desert of the Westside, Santa Monica’s Milo and Olive is a giant, garlic knot-filled oasis.