The Hungry Cat

East Coast fare—Dungeness crab benedict, a lobster roll, you-peel or they-peel shrimp—is offered in hip little spots. The Santa Monica restaurant has an ocean view. Cocktails are among the best in town. Hollywood: Br (Sa–Su), L (M–F), D (nightly). Santa Monica: Br (Sa–Su), D (nightly).

1535 Vine St, Los Angeles, CA, 90028

(323) 462 2155