The Asian-French cuisine at Chinois on Main, arguably Wolfgang Puck’s most exciting restaurant, still impresses. The design is loud—ditto the decibel level—but the relative discomfort hardly detracts from dishes such as Cantonese duck and whole ginger-stuffed catfish. L (W–F), D (nightly).
2709 Main St, Santa Monica, CA, 90405
(310) 392 9025