50 Los Angeles Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Baran’s 2239, Bavel, Fishing With Dynamite
Price Range:$$$ - $$$
Cuisines:American, Middle Eastern, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Hermosa Beach, Downtown, Manhattan Beach

Baran’s 2239

$$$$·American·
Hermosa Beach
717 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Always excellent. Great food, creative menu that regularly changes, good drinks, great service. Far and away the best restaurant in the South Bay.
100% recommended
14 people mentioned the Green Bean
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Bavel

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Downtown
1,868 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
The food was exceptional, except for one thing in the end of our dinner that we kinda felt rushed to leave by the waiter. But would love to go back again, we love the food and drinRead more
94% recommended
Best Overall in Downtown / South and East LA
41 people mentioned the Pita
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Fishing With Dynamite

$$$$·Seafood·
Manhattan Beach
1,587 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Birthday celebrations 🎉
97% recommended
Seafood in Los Angeles
76 people mentioned the Manhattan
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Nick's Manhattan Beach

$$$$·American·
Manhattan Beach
1,201 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Frequent regularly. One of our faves!
99% recommended
American in Los Angeles
60 people mentioned the Manhattan
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Nick's South Lake Ave

$$$$·American·
Pasadena
1,242 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Nick’s is a favorite and so happy they reopened. They are doing a great job following all the safety protocols related to the virus. Thanks for making us feel comfortable on our fiRead more
97% recommended
Best Overall in Los Angeles
43 people mentioned the Butter Cake
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Bestia

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
4,210 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Our server was amazing and made sure we had a great experience for my birthday. She was great with recommendations and dietary restrictions and super friendly
92% recommended
Best Overall in Downtown / South and East LA
75 people mentioned the Cavatelli
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Ysabel

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St.
1,151 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Everything was perfect, the wife and I had an amazing time, set up is great, food was great, and great service.
93% recommended
Contemporary American in Los Angeles
6 people mentioned the Truffle Pasta
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Shiro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary French·
Pasadena
958 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Everything was so open outside. They greeted us with taking our temperature and spraying our hands with sanitizer- very nice touch. We had the ravioli appetizer stuffed with shrimRead more
99% recommended
28 people mentioned the Fried Catfish

The Arbour - Pasadena

$$$$·Californian·
Pasadena
928 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
The food is delicious. Everything on the menu is always delicious. I can’t wait until they get their regular menu back. But, the Covid menu has huge portions. The service is alwaysRead more
94% recommended
Californian in Los Angeles
15 people mentioned the Tagliatelle

Beauty & Essex - Los Angeles

$$$$·Global, International·
Hollywood
1,159 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
  • Good for Birthdays
Every time I go here, I'm blown away by how great the food is. Obviously, the ambience is second to none, but the food is out of this world. The service (as usual) was impeccable.
92% recommended
Best Ambiance in Hollywood
28 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Avra Beverly Hills

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Beverly Hills
1,885 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
Always great food!
92% recommended
Mediterranean in Los Angeles
32 people mentioned the Fresh Fish
Table for 2 today

Republique

$$$$·French·
Hollywood
3,288 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
every dish was ON point. surprise foie gras was amazing.
92% recommended
French in Los Angeles
73 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Gracias Madre - West Hollywood

$$$$·Mexican·
West Hollywood
4,371 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Beautiful ambiance, really enjoyed the happy hour drinks and food.
88% recommended
Healthy in Los Angeles
55 people mentioned the Guacamole
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The Palm Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Beverly Hills
1,243 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Business Meals
Great way to sirens s discos occasion
94% recommended
Special Occasion in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
22 people mentioned the Monica
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Alexander's Steakhouse - Pasadena

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
1,265 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
It’s always a pleasure I don’t even mind the crazy expense. Service, food and seating is exceptional.
89% recommended
Most Booked 1000-Point Tables in Los Angeles
55 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef
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Caffe Pinguini

$$$$·Italian·
Playa del Rey
841 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Excellent staff which made the dining experience truly enjoyable. Patio setting is comfortable with heaters and they have an excellent wine list plus food was first rate.
94% recommended
Italian in Los Angeles
11 people mentioned the Chilean Sea Bass

Luca Bella Fine Foods

$$$$·Italian·
Glendora
240 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Food was excellent tonight! Had the pappardelle pasta with shrimp, mussels, and scallops and the seafood was cooked perfectly. Loved it
91% recommended
4 people mentioned the Cheese Platter
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Saint & Second

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Long Beach
1,098 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Great restaurant and wonderful atmosphere only wished me u was a bit bigger
94% recommended
28 people mentioned the Duck Meatball
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The Grill on the Alley - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steak·
Beverly Hills
1,170 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Anniversaries
perfect as always, Can't goo wrong with their Cobb salad and a gin and tonic
96% recommended
Best Food in Los Angeles
24 people mentioned the Dover Sole
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Petrossian Restaurant & Boutique

$$$$·French·
West Hollywood
745 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Special Occasion
The service and food here is outstanding. The restaurant is well designed and quiet. There are several seating options including outdoors when the weather permits. They have a couRead more
96% recommended
246 people mentioned the Caviar
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Plant Food + Wine Venice

$$$$·Vegan·
Venice
867 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
Had a very nice Friday evening dinner! Food was really fresh and very good, staff - helpful and friendly. It is little pricey, but the quality, service, and ambiance won’t disappoiRead more
89% recommended
Best Ambiance in Los Angeles
13 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Casa Nostra Ristorante - Pacific Palisades

$$$$·Italian·
Pacific Palisades
344 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Great Food, great staff and plenty of outdoor dining options.
98% recommended
Best Value in Westside
6 people mentioned the Biscotti

Mastro's Ocean Club - Malibu

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Malibu
3,527 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
It was amazing, they are trying their best to adapt to covid while serving.
82% recommended
Most Booked in Los Angeles
84 people mentioned the Butter Cake
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The Ivy

$$$$·Californian·
Beverly Hills
5,462 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
Shared the calamari and grilled vegetable salad and ordered the lobster ravioli as the main- truly outstanding.
89% recommended
Great for Brunch in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
53 people mentioned the Chocolate Chip Cookie
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Redbird - Los Angeles

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
2,318 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
My boyfriend and I went last minute to celebrate our anniversary. The server we had was very knowledgeable of the menu and guided us to make great selections. She recommended the mRead more
93% recommended
46 people mentioned the Avocado Salad
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Gwen Specialty Butcher Shop & Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hollywood
980 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
We celebrated our anniversary at Gwen. Our server treated us to a glass of champagne. The food was outstanding and the service was very good. Only downside COVID-19 made the atmospRead more
83% recommended
19 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef
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Momed - Atwater Village

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Silver Lake
807 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
We were thoroughly impressed with Momed- amazing food, excellent ambiance.
95% recommended
Mediterranean in Los Angeles
16 people mentioned the Short Rib

Catch LA

$$$$·Seafood·
West Hollywood
5,908 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
I love it here
Seafood in Los Angeles
28 people mentioned the Lobster Mac Cheese
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The Penthouse at Mastro's, Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Beverly Hills
1,516 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
The staff was perfect and the food was delicious! Definitely coming back!
85% recommended
Special Occasion in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
54 people mentioned the Butter Cake
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Gyu-Kaku - Burbank, CA

$$$$·Japanese·
Burbank
374 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fun
  • Good for Birthdays
Love this place!!! looking forward to when we get back to all you can eat. Servers are friendly and attentive.
96% recommended
Good for Groups in Los Angeles
13 people mentioned the Gyu Kaku
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Ruth's Chris Steak House - Marina Del Rey

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Marina del Rey
1,389 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
This by far is my favorite location. The ambiance is so nice but what really makes the experience is the staff. Everyone is so helpful and welcoming but who really sets the bar is Read more
91% recommended
Special Occasion in Westside
24 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Rustico (Westlake Village, CA)

$$$$·Italian·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
1,226 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Lovely evening for sitting outside. Rustico's has made a great attempt to have ambience while being outside in the parking lot. It definitely make you feel comfortable with the dRead more
98% recommended
Italian in Los Angeles
23 people mentioned the Short Rib

La Boucherie

$$$$·American·
Downtown
696 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Incredible views & great customer service!
89% recommended
10 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Mastro's Steakhouse - Thousand Oaks

$$$$·Steak·
Thousand Oaks
3,891 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
The Chef is very personable, Tony is a great table attendant and his recommended lobster pulled from the shell panko dressed and baked is perfect. The steaks and garlic mashed areRead more
89% recommended
Best Overall in Ventura County
119 people mentioned the Butter Cake

North Italia - El Segundo

$$$$·Italian·
El Segundo
1,717 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
Perfect setting outdoors by fountain, California sunshine, excellent food- torttelloni, roast salmon and gelato to die for frothy huge cappuccinos - and of course our waiter par exRead more
95% recommended
Good for Groups in Beach Cities
42 people mentioned the Garlic Bread
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Il Pastaio

$$$$·Italian·
Beverly Hills
1,448 reviews
  • People Watching
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Hot Spot
Superb meal and service.
89% recommended
12 people mentioned the Calamari
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Dal Rae

$$$$·American·
Pico Rivera
3,831 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Simply delicious! Our favorite place to celebrate special occasions.
98% recommended
American in Los Angeles
221 people mentioned the Pepper Steak

Baltaire

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Brentwood
1,196 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Service is always perfect, dinner is delicious and the cocktails amazing
95% recommended
Steakhouse in Los Angeles
25 people mentioned the Greek Salad
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The Royce Wood-Fired Steakhouse at the Langham

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
913 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
My family enjoyed dining at Royce food and service always excellent. ..great steak and top notch wine list.
93% recommended
19 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef
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Otium

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
2,350 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Creative Cuisine
Great atmosphere, good suggestions from wait staff, wait staff not terribly attentive - we had to ask someone to send our waitress to take our order, bring the check, and bring boxRead more
88% recommended
53 people mentioned the Hamachi
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Davenport's Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Encino
1,202 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Restaurant was amazing, three drunk and apparently very angry and vindictive ladies on a warpath about some divorce activities in their lives were so absolutely disruptive and loudRead more
95% recommended
American in San Fernando Valley / Valencia
22 people mentioned the Lobster Bites

Arroyo Chop House

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
2,577 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Its an old stand by in the Pasadena area. Can't say anything bad about it. The food is good. The service is good. Really enjoy the Caesar Salad prepared table side. Cocktails areRead more
94% recommended
90 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Lawry's The Prime Rib - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Prime Rib·
Beverly Hills
13,510 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Love this place
91% recommended
Most Booked in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
3,823 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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The Strand House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Los Angeles / Orange County
2,845 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Good for a Date
Our server Joe was great! Our view (up next to the window) was amazing! Parking was easy (but it was a Monday at 5pm). We'll definitely return to try the rest of the menu!
90% recommended
196 people mentioned the Manhattan
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Cafe Bizou - Agoura Hills

$$$$·French·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
1,637 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Birthdays
Another wonderful dining experience at Cafe Bizou! Everything was perfect - meal, outdoor table by the fountain and service.
98% recommended
Best Value in Los Angeles
15 people mentioned the Flourless Chocolate Cake

Sage - A Plant Based Bistro

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Culver City
713 reviews
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Healthy
I loved everything about this place. Very cool vibe and decorated very warmly. We enjoyed the cauliflower wings, tacos and raviolis so much. I normally eat meat so this place was vRead more
95% recommended
15 people mentioned the Butternut Squash Ravioli
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Red Herring - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Eagle Rock
385 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
I love this place. The food is great and the location is beautiful. They’re taking a hiatus, but I hope they come right back.
94% recommended
22 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Osteria Orto - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Italian·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
153 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
Food was delicious, but somewhat overpriced . Too noisy
97% recommended
3 people mentioned the Flat Bread
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Yardbird Southern Table & Bar - Los Angeles - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Southern·
Beverly Hills
826 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Birthdays
Great experience! Can't wait to go back & bring friends as well.
89% recommended
48 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Little Next Door / LND - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary French·
West Hollywood
561 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Cozy
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
I have always enjoyed Little Next Door and hope they remain open for much much longer!
100% recommended
9 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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