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WeHo? Equal Parts Food & Scene. Out of Town Friend of course.

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WileysHungryAgain Feb 1, 2007 06:50 AM

I'm in Venice, They're staying in Silver Lake so we're looking in the West Hollywood area.

I know the two usually don't mix, but there must be something with a decent mix of food & scene.

Beverly, 3rd St., Melrose, La Cienega

The out of town friend fancy's himself as somewhat of a hipster. But as long as I have to go, there better be some decent food.

Shouldn't be a total loss.

Thanks as usual.

Wiley

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    JBC Feb 1, 2007 07:21 AM

    Scene? Their Bar area isn't huge, but a friend of mine first met his future wife there! Their website says Beverly Hills, but actually I believe it's in West Hollywood & the food will exceed the "decent" test:

    Chaya Brasserie
    8741 Alden Dr., WeHo
    (310) 859-8833
    http://www.thechaya.com/bhindex.htm

    1. tony michaels Feb 1, 2007 07:30 AM

      Orso. We like the food and their patio is probably in the top 2 or 3 in LA. Lots of different types of folks, from Hollywood to Old Money types to younger groups.

      http://www.orsorestaurant.com/la/orsl...

      1. Amanda Enclade Feb 1, 2007 08:02 AM

        I'll throw my vote in for Roko Sushi. Very hipster and the sushi is acceptable. especially the jalapeno rock tempura rolls. or you could also go to Koi.

        1. hrhboo Feb 1, 2007 08:03 AM

          BLD on Beverly or Bin 8945

          1. Veggietales Feb 1, 2007 08:18 AM

            all scene: republic (la cienega) and simon l.a. (beverly at the Sofitel).

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              WileysHungryAgain Feb 1, 2007 08:23 AM

              Chaya - maybe
              Sushi Roku - maybe
              Norman's chef is over @ Bin - Maybe
              BLD - read mixed reviews - Does BLD even have a website?

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                Obessed Feb 1, 2007 08:42 AM

                What about AOC?

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                  Newkie Feb 1, 2007 06:32 PM

                  AOC and Bin 8945 are both good mixes of excellent food and good scenes. The food at Pane e Vino and Table 8 is also good in a fun setting.

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                    maudies5 Feb 1, 2007 09:25 PM

                    Consider Orso (patio, of course).

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