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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“My favorite vegan restaurant. Very sweet servers and leaves you feeling inspired! ”
  • 136 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“This is a one of a kind hidden gem in koreatown. Good luck finding your way inside! hundreds of keyholes and you will need to find the right one to unlock into this hidden bar.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“This is a wine and cheese shop that makes some of the most incredible sandwiches in LA. They have a simple menu and each sandwich is fairly simple in concept but their bread, ingredients, sauce and tapenade, and all the rest just makes for one of my favorite sandwiches in LA. ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Best Chicken Parmesean on the planet! Walkable in 10 minutes: go north on Ridewood, left on Elmwood, right on Van Ness and right on Melrose. Don't walk on Wilton, it's got traffic and construction.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“For a very special occasion. Tasting menu only except Friday lunches. Reservations required. You will not be disappointed!”
  • 39 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“For artisanal coffee, try Go Get Em Tiger, a favorite among the hipster crowd. Walkable in 15 minutes.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is a MUST HAVE before you leave! Do not judge a book by its cover, you will not be disappointed ”
  • 24 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Amazing food! Great desserts, and different kinds of lemonade. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free friendly food. But they also have wonderful meat dishes!”
  • 40 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Are you a big sushi fan? Sweet, this place is great! Cash only though. Order the calamari!! I recommend going early evening as sometimes it can be a little wait.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“A hidden Gem best visited after 9pm this is one of the few spots nearby that gets better as the night goes on. Suited for adults, this venue offers great drinks, entertainment and a crepe cafe in a streetcar hidden in the back.”
  • 35 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Family owned, authentic Italian restaurant with a great wine list and classic pasta dishes.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Get the medium stretched to a large and ask for it crispy for a NY style thin pizza experience. I like the Peperoni with mushrooms on one half. :)”
  • 27 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Homemade tortillas and really good, inexpensive Mexican food. Eat in or carry out. Casual.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“They have GREAT coffee, large tea selections, Great breakfast, lunch and dinners.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“If you love Greek food then you will enjoy this place...family owned with freshly prepared everything. Nice Greek wines as well”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Just around the corner -- great for Breakfast, Soups, Baked Goods. Perfect place to work or write.”
  • 11 locals recommend