302 "Dining Solo" restaurants in Los Angeles.
Playita is an order-at-the-window seafood spot in Silver Lake with excellent ceviche, tacos, and campechana.
Shin-Sen-Gumi’s Gardena location has everything from customizable ramen to a brand-new drive-through.
Interstellar is the best cafe near the Santa Monica Promenade. The Korean-owned spot serves excellent burritos, katsu, bulgogi, and more.
Holy Basil is a tiny counter Downtown where you’ll find some of the most exciting Thai food in LA.
The Cheese Store of Beverly Hills is the stuff of LA legends, and stocked with 300-500 different types of cheese.
The Dez in Joshua Tree is a great option for a quick sandwich and salad after a hike.
Merkato is a tiny market in Little Ethiopia that also serves excellent Ethiopian food.
Thanks Pizza in Koreatown makes delicious, affordable pies that work great for a quick solo meal.
Medan Kitchen is a great, affordable Indonesian spot in Rosemead. Get something that comes wrapped in a banana leaf.
Shiku is a Korean food stall in Grand Central Market with some of the best banchan in LA.
L Fish has an excellent outdoor set-up in East LA, where they serve Ensenada-style fish tacos.
Pearl River Deli is known for their Hainan chicken, but don’t be fooled - there’s so much more going on at this to-go window in Chinatown.