Explore the Best Women-Led Restaurants in Los Angeles for 2019

March 8th is International Women’s Day. In celebration, we created a list featuring some of the most exceptional women in Los Angeles’ culinary scene. As the long-standing mecca of sunny days, epic meals, and Hollywood heroines, it’s easy to see why it’s called the City of Angels. Next time you’re in town, we invite you to celebrate women (and eat something delicious) at one of these top spots.

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Jar, Republique, AOC - Brentwood
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:American, French, Californian
Neighborhoods:Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St., Hollywood, Brentwood

Jar

$$$$·American·
Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St.
2,918 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem

The specialty of Jar, a Beverly Grove chophouse helmed by chef-owner Suzanne Tracht, is modernized versions of classic American comfort food, prepared with impeccable ingredients. Grilled, sauteed, an...

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Special Occasion in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire

Republique

$$$$·French·
Hollywood
3,810 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date

In opening Republique, Margarita Manzke and her husband Walter Manzke took over the West Hollywood space of the legendary former Campanile, meaning expectations were high. Republique restaurant retain...

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French in Los Angeles
92 people mentioned the Short Rib
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AOC - Brentwood

$$$$·Californian·
Brentwood
2,674 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies

Tavern is the second restaurant by acclaimed Lucques owners Suzanne Goin and Caroline Styne, the winners of four James Beard Foundation Awards between them. Food & Wine magazine named Goin one of its ...

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31 people mentioned the Turkey Burger

Osteria Mozza

$$$$·Italian·
Hollywood
5,538 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic

Chef Nancy Silverton has created a Los Angeles restaurant empire, and Osteria Mozza is the crown jewel. Get anything from the in-house mozzarella bar, and you can’t go wrong with any of the pastas. Ju...

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Fit for Foodies in Hollywood
111 people mentioned the Grilled Octopus