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Sep 20, 2006 12:27 AM

Good restaurant near the Improv?

I'm referring to the one on Melrose in West Hollywood.

I haven't been there for ten years. I'm going this weekend and would like to park once to dine and go to the show. Is there a place within a few blocks that would work? Would prefer American or Italian.

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  1. Angeli Caffe for Italian, or Albano's for casual pizza.

    1. There isn't much within a few blocks. Carlitos Gardels for Argentinian/steaks. I hear that Chocolat across the street is dreadful. If you're willing to go a few more blocks past a few blocks, you'll have lots of choices (but you'll probably have to park twice that night.)

      1. Try Taste. I'm pretty sure it's near enough to walk (I'm having trouble picturing the Improv location right now). I had a very nice meal there a few months back: