101 "People Watching" restaurants in Los Angeles.
Despite its clubby interior, you’re not going to be mad about a meal at Katsuya Brentwood - especially if you get the tuna and crispy rice.
Pearl River Deli is an order-at-the-counter restaurant in Chinatown serving modern takes on Cantonese food.
Kismet Rotisserie is a new chicken-forward joint in Los Feliz from the people behind Kismet.
Jones Hollywood is a classic spot that works for pretty much anything, and is the version Hollywood we actually wish existed.
The Tam O’Shanter is an LA classic and great place to go if you want to eat prime rib and feel like you’re on “Game of Thrones.”
The Oyster Gourmet in Grand Central Market is a great place for raw seafood, even if you feel weird about eating it there.
Mixtape in Fairfax is an American-Carribean-Jewish-French restaurant that we’re not so sure adds up to much.
1880 Saloon is the bar in Los Alamos to head to for people-watching, whiskey shots, and cowboy standoffs.
Soho House is a members-only club in West Hollywood filled with celebrity offspring and gorgeously made martinis.
Ojai Deer Lodge is a legitimate lodge with great drinks and a giant barbeque on the weekend.
Tin Roof Bistro in Manhattan Beach has everything you need for a big group outing.
Gold Coast Bar is a perfectly fine bar in West Hollywood filled with patrons who probably remember the actual Gold Rush.
Trunks is the tiny bar in West Hollywood that’s easy to get into, and perfect for regrouping with friends before heading on to the next spot.
Rocco’s Weho is the massive, slightly corporate restaurant/bar this neighborhood needs.
Attari Sandwich Shop is a quick and casual order-at-the-counter shop in Westwood serving great sandwiches and soups.