Los Angeles Restaurants

Officine Brera

The long awaited sister restaurant to downtown pasta mecca, Factory Kitchen is set to open its doors this week. Officine Brera is inspired by trips to the Italian countryside Owner/Restaurateur…

Osteria Mozza

Famed L.A.-based bread maker Nancy Silverton teamed up with affable Mario Batali on Mozza’s duo of contemporary Italian restaurants. Osteria Mozza is a more sophisticated dining room in which to…

Paparazzi Ristorante

Enjoy classic Italian cuisine with culinary twists at this sophisticated ristorante and chophouse just blocks from LAX at the Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel. The menu boasts top-quality steaks, fresh…

Pecorino

On a stretch of San Vicente Boulevard that is saturated with upscale trattorias, Pecorino is among the best. The menu includes an Abruzzo-style lamb casserole and a plate of pecorino…

Pizzeria Mozza

The other half of Nancy Silverton and Mario Batali’s Mozza, Pizzeria Mozza is a more relaxed dining experience, and it’s far easier to get a table than at its cousin,…

Rao’s

It feels like it’s Christmas every day at this home-style Neapolitan restaurant in Hollywood. Step inside the dark wooded interior to experience East Coast Italian at its best, complete with…

Scarpetta

This restaurant at the Montage Beverly Hills hotel is deservedly famous for dishes such as porcini-and-Tallegio ravioli with truffles as well as a simple, unbeatable spaghetti with tomato and basil….

Sotto

Co-chef/owners Zach Pollack and Steve Samson dish up beautifully executed pizzas and rustic trattoria specialties. Great ingredients elevate a traditional margherita pie, and the campagnola pizza is layered with fingerling…

Stinking Rose

“We season our garlic with food,” from Gartini cocktail to garlic ice cream. 40-Clove Garlic Chicken, Silence of the Lamb Shank. L, D (daily).

Superba Snack Bar

At this pastaria, house-made noodles are given the most attention, occasionally smoked and infused for maximum flavor. A short wine list includes only California labels, and a selection of beer-…