Beverly Hills & Westside Restaurants

Byblos Mediterranean Restaurant & Hookah Bar

Address: 1964 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025
Byblos Mediterranean Restaurant & Hookah Bar
$$$ Recommended New Editor's Pick Private Room
Established in 1983, Byblos Restaurant has been providing the people of Los Angeles with fine Lebanese cuisine, live entertainment and an ambiance that transports you to the Mediterranean. With authentic recipes, you will understand why this restaurant has taken the city by storm. Our private venue is the perfect location for celebrations, corporate lunches, dinners, hookah and weekend entertainment. Whether you want to come by for an intimate dinner or to celebrate a special occasion, Byblos will surpass your expectations. High-end dining room with creams & golds offering Lebanese fare, a hookah menu & entertainment.

Harissa Restaurant

Address: 8914 Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035
Harissa Restaurant
$ New
Let us make your event outstanding especially when it comes to the food and the style. We are happy to help by hosting your next private party or special event in our restaurant space. Our restaurant is the perfect location for everything from company meetings, charity event and private dinner parties, family gatherings, birthday parties, holiday parties or any other function. Book your party today contact us at [email protected] or call us 310-858-1923 Brief Description Our venue has the capacity sit up to sixty adults comfortably and has an additional outdoor terrace that sits up to 16 adults. Complete with …

The Belmont

Address: 747 N La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069
The Belmont
$$ Recommended New Editor's Pick Private Room View Outdoor Seating
Our Smoked Salmon Benedict — the only reason to get up before noon. Belmont Brunch feat 2 for 1 Mimosas and an EPIC build your own Bloody bar…

Cafe D' Etoile

Address: 8941 1/2 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069
Cafe D' Etoile
$$ Recommended Editor's Pick
Serving West Hollywood for over 33 years, Cafe D'Etoile is located on the famous Santa Monica Blvd strip in West Hollywood. From almost anywhere in the restaurant you can enjoy plenty of eye-candy and entertainment on the boulevard. There is never a dull moment. Enjoy year round dining indoor and out 7 days a week. Enjoy a drink at our full bar with a large selection of beer, wine and specialty cocktails. Don't forget to try our very popular homemade Sangria and Bloody Marys. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday with Brunch being served Saturday and Sunday.

Trattoria Bella Roma SPQR

Address: 1509 S Robertson Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035
Trattoria Bella Roma SPQR
$$
Family owned restaurant since 2007. Neighborhood gem, family-friendly. Great for date night.

Tara's Himalayan Cuisine - Venice

Address: 10855 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90034

The Curious Palate

Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl, Santa Monica, CA 90401

Tehran Restaurant

Address: 265 South Robertson Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Escuela Taqueria

Address: 7615 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Escuela Taqueria
$ Recommended New Editor's Pick
Casual taqueria within walking distance of the Grove and the Farmers Market. Top quality product crafted in a unique, creative way and served in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Bring your friends for some of the best tacos in LA - and that's saying something!

MidiCi - Marina del Rey

Address: 13488 Maxella Ave #100, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292

Calamigos Beach Club Restaurant & Lounge

Address: 26025 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265
$$ Recommended New Private Room

The Lobster

Address: 1602 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
The Lobster
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Located next to the Santa Monica Pier, The Lobster has gorgeous sweeping panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and Palisades Park. This restaurant offers locals and visitors the freshest seasonal seafood available. For a fulfilling lobster and shellfish experience, try the “Santa Monica Style” Cioppino. This dish includes Alaskan king crab, American lobster, black mussels, manila clams, tiger shrimp, big eye tuna, Catalina white Seabass, saffron rice, and garlic cheese toast points. Another dish to check out is the Three Peppercorn Seared Rare Hawaiian Big Eye Tuna served with hearts of palm and shrimp salad, spicy sesame vinaigrette & tobiko …

Typhoon

Address: 3221 Donald Douglas Loop South, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Typhoon
$$
Typhoon located at the Santa Monica Airport is not just another Asian Fusion restaurant. Serving over 70 dishes from the Pacific Rim, and with one of Los Angeles’ finest selection of Asian beer, guests at Typhoon are not left for choice. The restaurant is famous for serving dishes with scorpions, ants, water bugs, silk worm larvae, and crickets, but just as popular is the Deep-fried Whole Catfish, Chinese Crispy Duck, and Mongolian Lamb. A wall of windows faces the Santa Monica Airport’s runway, so patrons can watch as airplanes depart and arrive, a sight especially breathtaking at night. For a …

The Buffalo Club

Address: 1520 Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404
The Buffalo Club
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The Buffalo Club looks like your typical bar from the street, but on the inside it is transformed into a restaurant that looks like the inside of an old classic railway car. There are burgundy booths, antique mirrors, and mahogany that give off a dark and intimate setting. The Buffalo Club also has an outdoor patio where guest can dine among Chinese silk lanterns, soft lighting and a beautiful garden setting. This restaurant presents guests with regional American cuisine while taking inspiration from the South, New England, the Southwest, and California. One of their most popular dishes is the Chicken …

Sushi Dokoro Ki ra la

Address: 9777 South Santa Monica Boulevard, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Sushi Dokoro Ki ra la
$$$
Sushi Dokoro Ki Ra La has a minimalist, concrete setting, providing a sheltered oasis amid the glamorous and trendy restaurants that pepper Beverly Hills. The simple setting allows guests to focus on the food—which here comes in the form of “the quintessential Japanese menu.” Guests will find simple yet artistic sushi and sashimi preparations, as well as small plates featuring Japanese appetizers such as Yellowtail Canapes, featuring minced fresh yellowtail atop of pan-fried rice cakes. Those looking for the full experience can put themselves in the chef’s hands with an Omakase tasting menu, which involves specially created dishes and requires …

Matsuhisa

Address: 129 North La Cienega Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Matsuhisa
$$$$
Matsuhisa located in Beverly Hills is a popular sushi restaurant among locals and celebrities. This sushi restaurant is owned by Executive Chef Nobu Matsuhisa, who owns several other successful restaurants around the world. The menu offers more than 100 dishes, but most people order the omakase tasting menu, featuring the chef's choice of sushi. The chef creates unusual and interesting dishes by combining Japanese food with South American spices and salsas. Be sure to make a reservation a week in advance because Matsuhisa has a small dining room. Their signature dishes to try are the toro with caviar and the …

The Grill on the Alley

Address: 9560 Dayton Way, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
The Grill on the Alley
$$$$
The Grill on the Alley in the heart of Beverly Hills serves classic American food in a warm and unpretentious atmosphere. The Grill, created and modeled after great grills in San Francisco and New York, has earned an international reputation for its quality and consistency. There are mirrored walls and chandeliers hang from the ceiling. As for the food, The Grill presents simple comfort food in generous portions. A dish to try is the Braised Short Ribs that fall off the bone because they are so tender. The Grill is a great power lunch spot as well as a place …

JiRaffe

Address: 502 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
JiRaffe
$$$
Opened in 1996 by Raphael Lunetta, JiRaffe quickly became a favorite in Santa Monica. Well over ten years later, this restaurant still remains one of the hottest restaurants in town. JiRaffe serves nightly specials using only the freshest produce, seafood, and meats, and maintains high standards in all aspects of its service. The menu changes constantly with the whims of Chef Lunetta’s creativity and the seasons, and straddles the line between traditional American cuisine and classic French fare. Bright spaces and large windows give JiRaffe a welcoming elegance reminiscent of Europe.

Catch

Address: 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Catch
$$$
Santa Monica Beach sprawls out beyond the floor-to-ceiling windows that surround Catch’s elegant dining space, and serves up awe-inspiring sunsets nightly. The restaurant’s crisp décor incorporates colors one might find along the beach, and marries them seamlessly with the glistening mother of pearl sushi bar that invites diners to stay a while and indulge on the exquisitely fresh seafood selections Executive Chef Michael Reardon proudly showcases. Land and sea converge on the menu to offer an invigorating array of flavor. The Octopus Salad is and ode to the sea’s vibrant fare and the Hand Made Ravioli are a hearty gesture …

Chinois on Main

Address: 2709 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Chinois on Main
$$$
Since 1983, Wolfgang Puck’s Chinois on Main has been serving Asian Fusion cuisine to the hungry hordes in Santa Monica. The décor has not changed since the day the doors opened, but Chef Rena Mata presents a menu that features not only selections of dishes that made Chinois on Main famous, but some new additions as well. All dishes presents ingredients from the Far East, transformed into modern culinary masterpieces of daring and stimulating flavors. Dishes served family style include classics such as Whole Sizzling Catfish with ponzu, Shanghai Lobser, Mongolian Lamb with cilantro-mint vinaigrette, and the Famous Chinois Chicken …