The Best Brunch Restaurants in Los Angeles

There's no shortage of fabulous restaurants in Los Angeles—and whether you're hunting down the best breakfast burrito, in search of a to-die-for Bloody Mary, or just seeking out a healthy meal to start the day, this city won’t let any diner down. But where are the smartest, savviest diners eating out? Welcome to our Tastemaker List. We’ve pulled data from thousands of restaurants to find the best brunch spots among OpenTable's most expert, seasoned diners. You’ll find everything from neighborhood gems to upscale bistros, buzzy seafood spots to rustic Italian—all vetted by the types of tastemakers who know the best spots around the city. Impress your friends and family and score a table; we wish we could join you.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Geoffrey's Restaurant, Perch LA, Ca Del Sole
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Californian, French American, Italian
Neighborhoods:Malibu, Downtown, Toluca Lake
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Geoffrey's Restaurant

$$$$·Californian·
Malibu
6,607 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion

Geoffrey’s Restaurant in Malibu offers magnificent views of the Pacific coastline in a setting complemented by waterfalls and tropical plants. It conjures up the perfect vibe of Mediterranean romance ...

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Best Ambiance in Beach Cities
104 people mentioned the Paella
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Perch LA

$$$$·French American·
Downtown
8,480 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic

Perch Los Angeles is a French-inspired rooftop bistro that provides unobstructed views of downtown Los Angeles. Dining here, you will feel like you are floating above the skyline! It has two outdoor f...

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Outdoor Dining in Downtown / South and East LA
100 people mentioned the French Toast
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Ca Del Sole

$$$$·Italian·
Toluca Lake
2,993 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem

A delicious Northern Italian restaurant located in North Hollywood, Ca Del Sole makes for a classy Los Angeles brunch destination where you can enjoy outdoor seating and a laid-back vibe. Their Sunday...

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Best Overall in San Fernando Valley / Valencia
30 people mentioned the Pumpkin Ravioli
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Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-Air

$$$$·Californian·
Bel-Air
920 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays

Wolfgang Puck is the signature restaurant at the legendary Hotel Bel Air and if you’re expecting a classic California vibe, they won’t let you down. The gorgeous dining room has an elegant beachy feel...

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Special Occasion in Los Angeles
8 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie
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Westside Tavern

$$$$·Californian·
West Los Angeles
1,454 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies

Westside Tavern is a social, urban-minded restaurant that features seasonal chef-driven California Tavern cuisine, handcrafted cocktails, local craft beers, and a unique wine list. The Tavern has a gr...

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31 people mentioned the Cheeseburger
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Catch LA

$$$$·Seafood·
West Hollywood
7,247 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
  • Romantic

Perched atop the bright streets of West Hollywood, Catch LA is the West Coast outpost of the original Catch in NYC. It’s a globally influenced seafood restaurant that serves as a one-stop shop for foo...

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Seafood in Los Angeles
45 people mentioned the Lobster Mac
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AKASHA

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Culver City
3,451 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

AKASHA restaurant features New American cuisine with a focus on comfort food, big flavors, and sustainable ingredients. The menu has options for meat eaters and vegetarians alike, and chef Akasha Rich...

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69 people mentioned the Short Rib

Cecconi's

$$$$·Italian·
West Hollywood
3,342 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot

Cecconi’s features a modern twist on classic Italian cuisine. Boasting a beautiful open-air dining room located in West Hollywood, the restaurant serves handmade pasta, seafood, and dishes from Italy ...

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Most Booked in Los Angeles
29 people mentioned the Grilled Octopus

Musso & Frank Grill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Hollywood
6,115 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic

The Musso and Frank Grill, located in the heart of Hollywood, provides an authentic Old Hollywood dining experience. Open since 1919, it is one of Los Angeles’ most iconic restaurants. The menu featur...

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Best Ambiance in Los Angeles
143 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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The Tower Bar

$$$$·Californian·
West Hollywood
1,344 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic

The Terrace at the famous Sunset Tower Hotel features an outdoor dining experience with updated furnishings and an elegant new bar. The tables fit directly into the windows so that diners have views o...

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Scenic View in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
13 people mentioned the Chicken Pot Pie
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Avra Beverly Hills

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Beverly Hills
2,829 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Hot Spot

Avra is a Greek-inspired Mediterranean seafood restaurant that serves whole grilled fish and traditional Greek specialties. This West Coast outpost of the original NYC restaurant sits in the Golden Tr...

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51 people mentioned the Fresh Fish
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Lucques

$$$$·Californian·
West Hollywood
2,468 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic

Open since 1998, Lucques has long been recognized as one of the country’s best restaurants. It features California cuisine with French and Mediterranean influences served in a warm and intimate settin...

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122 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Spago - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Beverly Hills
5,486 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Birthdays

Located just off Wilshire Boulevard, Spago is Wolfgang Puck’s legendary flagship restaurant. It continues to be the ultimate in fine dining and serves gorgeous California-inspired dishes driven by wha...

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Special Occasion in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
80 people mentioned the Veal Chop
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La Scala - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Italian·
Beverly Hills
578 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Special Occasion

Located in the heart of Beverly Hills, La Scala offers a classic Italian fine dining experience with a variety of traditional Italian cuisine, fine wines, cocktails, and desserts. Expect an Old World ...

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124 people mentioned the Chop Salad
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The Palm Los Angeles

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
2,861 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups

The Palm, located in downtown Los Angeles, is one of the city’s most renowned steakhouses, serving up prime beef, jumbo lobsters, and authentic Italian fare. It’s a multi-level restaurant operating ou...

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Notable Wine List in Downtown / South and East LA
72 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

The Cabana Cafe

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Beverly Hills
163 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot

Our perspective is coming soon. In the meantime, please enjoy the restaurant’s description: One of the most unique spots in L.A. to dine alfresco, The Cabana Cafe serves breakfast and brunch all day, ...

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Best Ambiance in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
3 people mentioned the Avocado Toast
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Grand Cafe @ Omni Los Angeles

$$$$·Californian·
Downtown
620 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch

Our perspective is coming soon. In the meantime, please enjoy the restaurant’s description: Positioned in the heart of downtown Los Angeles next to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Grand Café features ...

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31 people mentioned the Bottomless Mimosas
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Forma Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Santa Monica
763 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion

Named after formaggio, the star ingredient on the menu, Forma is the place to go for simple Italian dining on the Westside. The restaurant features a cheese bar, a vast cheese selection, and a modern ...

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28 people mentioned the Monica
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The Lobster

$$$$·American·
Santa Monica
3,759 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies

Overlooking the Santa Monica Pier, The Lobster is a renowned seafood and fine dining restaurant with a focus on Maine and California spiny lobsters. They also serve entrees composed of fresh, seasonal...

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529 people mentioned the Monica
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