Los Angeles


Lunch & Dinning

Bottega Louie

700 South Grand Ave., Downtown

    Neo Brasserie, great food and perfect lunch while in Downtown


Bestia

2121 E 7th Place, Downtown

      Great Italian restaurant downtown


Bavel, Middle Eastern

500 Mateo St, DTLA, CA 90013


Polo Lounge @ The Beverly Hills Hotel, Californian cuisine

9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

     Reserve patio, Sunday Jazzy Brunch


CUT @ Beverly Wilshire Hotel

9500 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, 90212

     Great food, Best Steak


Bazaar @ the SLS Hotel

465 North La Cienega Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90048

    Great tapa food restaurant


Gracias Madre, delicious Vegan + Mexican dishes

8905 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood, California 90069

     Has a Patio. Great deco and Mexican food


Cecconi, Italian

8764 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood

    A classic. Perfect Italian option


Joan’s on Third, epicerie - Brunch - terrasse

8350 West 3rd Street, West Hollywood

Packed on WE brunch


The Ivy, Italian Californian

113 N. Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles 90048

     busy setting know for celeb sightings. Good food and service


The Little Door, French + Patio

8164 West 3rd Street, West Hollywood

    Romantic ‘secret’ garden and good food


Osteria Mozza

6602 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood

    Reservation needed! beautiful set up and amazing Italian food


Craig’s, Old hollywood dinner classic

8826 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, California 90069

     Good food and service. Celeb hang out


Spago, Californian Cuisine

176 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

Chef Wolfgang Puck, with great art on the walls


Geoffrey, Classic

27400 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu

    Excellent view, ocean front, romantic, great service and food


Gjelina

1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice Beach

    Reserve Patio


Salt Air, Raw Bar

1616 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Venice Beach


Tavern, Cal-Med food

11648 San Vicente Blvd, 90049

     very nice deco and good food


Drinks and Bars

The Skybar @ Mondrian Hotel

8440 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood   + 323 848 6025

    Trendy, beautiful view, good cocktail list, say no more..


Soho House West Hollywood

9200 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood   + 310 432 9271

    You have to be a member or go with one. Worth it, beautiful place, people, view..


The Tower Bar @ Sunset Tower

8358 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069


Teddy’s Bar @ Roosevelt Hotel

7000 Hollywood Blvd, CA 90028


Art

The Broad (www.thebroad.org)

221 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012

    Basically from 11am-5pm. and Saturdays till 8pm. Closed on Mondays


Hauser Wirth & Schimmel (www.hauserwirthschimmel.com)

901 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

   Basically from 11am-6pm. Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays


The Marciano Art Foundation

4357 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90010

    Thursday, Friday, Sat. and sunday from 11-5pm. Free. Tickets are available online and we highly recommend making an advance reservation, especially for weekend visits.


Hammer Museum

10899 Wilshire Boulevard. Los Angeles, CA 90024

    Everyday 11am-8pm. WE 11am-5pm. Closed Monday


The Getty Museum (www.getty.edu)

1200 Getty Center Drive, 90049


LACMA (www.lacma.org)

5905 Wilshire Bld, Los Angeles

    M/T/Th 12-8pm. Closed Wednesday. F/ 12-9pm. S/S 11-8pm


MOCA Museum (www.moca.org)

250 South Grand Ave.  + contemporain: 152 North Central Ave.

    Basically from Thursday-Monday 11am-5pm


Where to Stay

Chateau Marmont, Hotel and Bungalows

8221 Sunset Boulevard, West Hollywood     +1 323 656 1010

    Can’t get it wrong. one of the only open air smoking friendly place in LA


Beverly Hills Hotel

9641 Sunset Blvd  Beverly Hills, CA 90210+310 276 2251

    New pool cabanas


Hotel Bel Air

701 Stone Canyon Road, Los Angeles, CA 90077

    In Bel Air Neighborhood. Quite and beautiful


The NoMad Los Angeles

649 S Olive St, Downtown Los Angeles, CA 90014, USA