Favorite Restaurants West of Downtown
Some friends are coming to LA in early Feb and they've asked me for recommendations on the BEST restaurants in LA IN or WEST of Downtown.
No cuisine or price restrictions. They just want food that amazes.
This forum always has great recommendations, so I was hoping to get some feedback. What are your favorite restaurants right now? Can be new and trendy or just age old and timeless.
Providence comes to mind. What else?
Where are your friends visiting you from? This will help me a bit in seeing what might "amaze" them more (or less). For example, if they are coming from Tokyo, then I may not end up suggesting some places...
Just curious: Why not Downtwon or east of Downtown? Have they had suboptimal experiences there before?
You might want to check out Animal (meats), Son of A Gun (seafood) and Trois Mec (+Ludo) all from the same chefs Vinny Dotolo and Jon Shook,
Wonderful Korean Food at Park's BBQ in Koreatown. Some of the best meats in LA grilled at your table.
and you can't go wrong at any of the 3 Mozza Restaurants.
For lunch Langer's Deli for the best Pastrami on rye on earth. Open till 4pm and Closed Sundays.
Blue C Sushi in hollywood was a major surprise. This place is a conveyor sushi spot. Conveyor sushi is not typically very good but this really is the exception. They have some serious talent handling food there. Try to sit by the conveyor so that you may ask the chefs for of the menu dishes. Joel and Warren work their magic with the ingredients. The best fish tacos i have ever had