131 "First/Early in the Game Dates" restaurants in Los Angeles.
Found Oyster is one of the best seafood restaurants in LA. We love this East Hollywood spot so much, we wish we didn’t have to tell you about it.
Bloom & Plume is a very colorful, very vibrant coffee shop in Historic Filipinotown.
Bar Avalon is an all-day wine bar/restaurant in Echo Park that’s one of the best-kept secrets in town.
Tilda is a wine bar in Echo Park that has everything - bottles of natural wines, French-ish snacks, and a room full of people way cooler than you.
Bar Restaurant might have a boring name, but the French food at this Silver Lake spot is anything but.
Colapasta in Santa Monica is your new spot for affordable pastas - because everyone needs one.
Yapa is a very good Peruvian-Japanese restaurant in Little Tokyo that’s perfect for any kind of date night.
Eszett is an Austrian-ish spot on Sunset in Silver Lake, and an ideal place when you want to do date night a little differently.
Malibu’s Broad Street Oyster Company is the grown-up version of a pop-up, and the ultimate LA seafood destination.
Chao Krung is one of the oldest Thai restaurants in LA with a newly revamped menu that’s tremendous.
Thunderbolt in Echo Park is a fairly new bar, but it already feels like a neighborhood institution.
A big Mexican restaurant on with four locations around Inglewood, Fiesta Martin on La Brea is an excellent place to come with a big group.
Bar Flores is the exotic, low-key cocktail bar Echo Park deserves. It’s very fragrant inside, too.