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Best American Restaurants in West Los Angeles


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A photo of Gjelina restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Venice
Booked 129 times today
Gjelina is a restaurant specializing in New American cuisine. Open every day from 8 a.m. until 11pm, serving breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. For breakfast, try 9 grain pancakes with butter and maple syrup or warm banana buckwheat loaf with butter and jam of the day. Brunch options include Moroccan baked eggs and 7 grain porridge. Gjelina offers a variety of oysters, crudo, charcuterie and salad options to start at lunch and dinner. Main courses include pizzas from our wood fired oven and entrees like duck confit, house made pastas and roasted organic half chicken.*Only ADA certified animals are allowed in Gjelina*A 20% Mandatory Service Charge is added to your check. Our belief is that every hourly Gjelina employee contributes to your service and 100% of the MSC will be distributed amongst them.
A photo of STK - Los Angeles restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Westwood
Booked 44 times today
STK - Los Angeles, is a renowned restaurant that offers an incredible steak cuisine. The clientele repeatedly applause both the quality and taste of its steaks. One review mentions that the "steak was cooked to my specifications" and another highlights that the "steak was perfectly cooked and served". Complements are also paid to the restaurant's extensive selection of fine wines. The STK - Los Angeles experience also comprises highly attentive and efficient service, as noted by several reviewers. Its ambiance is described as "sexy and mature", making it a great spot for a special night out. As one reviewer summed up, this place has everything, making it a must-visit for all steak lovers in the city.
A photo of AOC - Brentwood restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Brentwood
Booked 40 times today
Located in the upscale neighborhood of Brentwood, AOC is a restaurant cherished for its excellent blend of Californian and Middle Eastern flavors. Highly praised for its fresh ingredients and imaginative menu, it continues to garner accolades as one of the best restaurants in Los Angeles. Remarkable dishes such as the heirloom tomato salad, fried chicken, and fish tagine keep customers coming back. The restaurant's comfortable and unpretentious atmosphere is appreciated by patrons, contributing to its high value-for-money rating. The excellent customer service and the beautiful setting of the atrium make dining here a memorable experience. As one review puts it, "It's a bit pricey but worth every penny".
A photo of The Ivy restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Beverly Hills
Booked 136 times today
The Ivy, located in West Hollywood, radiates the quintessential Californian ambiance. The well-curated menu showcases a symphony of fresh ingredients, honoring Californian cuisine's farm-to-table emphasis. Statements like "the food was amazing...the entire experience was completely worth it," "we love coming to the Ivy. The food is always great and consistently delicious," and "the ambiance was truly Californian" echo throughout the reviews. Signature dishes, such as the lobster ravioli, and classics like the Ivy Caesar Salad, occupy a steadfast place in patrons' hearts. Its enduring charm, rich Californian culinary heritage, and fabulous decor make The Ivy an essential dining destination.
A photo of The Rose Venice restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Venice
Booked 90 times today
The Rose Venice, nestled in a vibrant and green space, is lauded for its exceptional American cuisine. The menu meticulously crafted, it offers an exquisite variety that spans from delectable pastries and unique cocktails, to a raw bar that features the freshest scallops. This Venice gem is acclaimed for its well-executed dishes, fresh and healthy ingredients, and a complexity of flavors and textures that never fail to impress. Reviewers consistently praise the exceptional service, calming atmosphere, and beautifully designed patio ideal for a breezy brunch. The Rose Venice is repeatedly deemed as an absolute favorite, with food that rivals any in California, and some even regard it as the best restaurant in Venice, if not the entire state.
A photo of Wolfsglen restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Westwood
Booked 16 times today
Wolfsglen, situated in Westwood, delivers a quintessential American cuisine experience that leaves an indelible impression on its guests. Reviewers shower praises on the quality, creativity, and variety of the menu, which they describe as "delicious," "flavorful," and matching "what people in Los Angeles like to eat." The innovative approach to classic American dishes, like the highly recommended steak frites and pasta bolognese, sets Wolfsglen apart. The restaurant is also commended for its vibrant ambiance enhanced by live Jazz music, and the friendly, efficient service, particularly from servers named Anna and Robert. Overall, many customers have echoed that Wolfsglen has become their "favorite restaurant" and a "very welcome addition to Westwood dining options," making it a standout destination for American cuisine.
A photo of Water Grill - Santa Monica restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Santa Monica
Booked 109 times today
Water Grill-Santa Monica is a highly reputed restaurant renowned for its exquisite seafood cuisine. Set in an idyllic location with an ocean view, the establishment has been a Santa Monica landmark for years. According to customers' reviews, the seafood is consistently fresh, well-prepared, and deliciously flavorful. The taste of exemplary dishes like the seafood platter, lobster roll, fish and chips, and clam chowder is exalted by many. The praise for the restaurant's service is outstanding, highlighting the friendly, professional, and attentive nature of the staff. Summarized by a customer as 'one of the best Seafood Restaurants', Water Grill-Santa Monica provides a splendid dining experience.
A photo of The Grill on the Alley - Beverly Hills restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Beverly Hills
Booked 21 times today
The Grill on the Alley in Beverly Hills is highly revered for its exceptional steak cuisine. Numerous reviews applaud the "perfectly cooked" ribeye steak, and many highlight the eatery's consistency in providing excellent food and service. The menu offers variety, with customer favorites ranging from steak and seafood to comfort food like burgers and pot pies. The restaurant's "old school Hollywood" ambiance adds to the dining experience, and patrons often comment on the knowledgeable and attentive wait staff. One reviewer called it a "world-class true steak house experience", while another asserted it was "the best restaurant in town". A visit to this esteemed steakhouse is a must for any steak enthusiast.
A photo of Ivy at the Shore restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Santa Monica
Booked 49 times today
Ivy at the Shore is an esteemed dining destination that serves up authentic Californian cuisine, earning high praise from local and visiting food enthusiasts alike. Reviewers often remark on the delightful balance between creatively gourmet and authentic familiar dishes, with the menu boasting a diverse range of offerings from lobster scramble and prime New York steak for breakfast, to mesquite grilled natural pork baby back ribs and fresh wild Alaskan ling cod for dinner. The restaurant is described as a "classic" with great food and service, and many patrons refer to it as their "go-to" when in California. The ambiance is described as "sublime" and the service "outstanding". Overall, Ivy at the Shore has successfully managed to embody the essence of Californian cuisine in a refined, yet relaxed setting.
A photo of The Butcher's Daughter - West Hollywood restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West Hollywood
Booked 63 times today
The Butcher’s Daughter is a plant-based restaurant, bar, juicery and “vegetable slaughterhouse." We treat fruits and vegetables as a butcher would meat: We chop, fillet and carve fresh produce into healthy vegetarian dishes and press them into pretty juices. Our five locations serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. We take pride in our daily-changing menu, which is 100% vegetarian, with many vegan and gluten-free options. We throw the best events in West Hollywood.
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