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Bacari Playa Del Ray
93/100 (989 ratings)
Wine Bar
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
"Last October, my cousin brought my boyfriend and I here for brunch. Since then, we both had a craving for Bacari and I even had dreams about it (it's..."
Lisa Arroyo
"Amazing food, awesome service, and a super homey/warm atmosphere! My new favorite restaurant~ I've always wanted to try this place, and I was..."
Jessie Key
"Great menu and atmosphere! Happy hour drinks and discounts on tapas. Excellent variety on the menu for anyone to find something they love! I love..."
Erica Nicole McCall
"Amazing staff, exquisite food and most importantly wonderful..."
Vicky Marquez
"Oh yum ! A great menu guaranteed to have a few choices you haven’t had before. I will stop by every time I’m in the..."
Patience M. Fisher
"Cozy little place with a great vibe and amazing comfort food. Shared the pork belly, burrata and burger. Will definitely be back for..."
Karl Polverino
"Amazing food, kind staff, good views and great..."
Lauren Smith
"I love the food and drinks in this place!!! Never disappointed!..."
Jeanette Frontera
"What a great place!!!! Stopped in yesterday after work with a girlfriend and boy were we surprised! Great location, great food, amazing service and..."
Carol Mell
"Great food, great staff, great drinks, great happy hour...grateful for this neighborhood gem!!! Thanks to everyone that works there for making each..."
Maria Reyes
"I had a fantastic time with my girlfriend celebrating my engagement! Bacari PDR is FABULOUS - the wine and cocktails were excellent, as well as the..."
Kirsten Therese Leslie
"Awesome tapas style joint. Everything was great! Especially the pork..."
Larry Maloney
"Staff was super helpful with suggestions and recommendations. Food was amazing!!! They are generous with the..."
ShaDonna Chambers
"Excellent small plates and lovely space...will def go..."
Jan C Michaels
"Those Bacari Fries, tho �! I was most impresses with the twist on basic..."
Kinya Christian
"Its so pretty inside. The mine bottles all over and also the lamps. Wow what a bar. Bottles ive never seen in..."
Alejandro Antonio Rivas
"We rediscovered this spot during the pandemic and had an amazing dinner the first time we visited. This past weekend, we decided on a brunch, and I..."
Katie Dellegrotti
"Cute spot right near the beach! I went here with a couple friends yesterday, one who had recommended we all try it. The whole deal is they serve..."
Maggie Fox
"Perfect food. Comfortable atmosphere. But service must be better. Our waitress was that busy talking to a colleague all evening, so we had to go..."
Vladislava Kursheva
"Excellent customer service, the drinks are made with love, the food is decent; very small portions. The vegan pizza was ok, personal size, I think..."
Cachefa Bruce
"The outdoor seating was fantastic, depending on where you’re sitting there are gorgeous views of the beach. The service was very attentive and..."
Anushka McCreary
"Delicious drinks and food. The brussel sprouts are to die for along with the brie pizza. Absolutely worth every penny. The best cake you've ever had..."
Jay Hulett
"Beautiful presentation of our meals as well as top quality ingredients of flavors! I've worked fine dining personally and applaude the service we..."
Angela “Miss Priss” Gould
City Club On Bunker Hill
93/100 (686 ratings)
"If it is networking you want and a place your can feel a part of the pulse of Los Angeles than this is the place for You, I love the fine dining and..."
Ashay Mathieu
"I found the staff to be friendly, welcoming, and service-oriented. The views of LA from this 51st Floor are spectacular. I have attended a social..."
Gloria J. Willingham-Toure
"Amazing place. Chef Marc is even more amazing. The view is something to cheer about as..."
John Jomehri
"Visiting from North Carolina, enjoyed a delicious lunch (fish tacos) as well as a beautiful view of Downtown..."
Sylvia Thibodeaux-Hall
"The moment I walked in, it felt like a gorgeous sanctuary in the middle of downtown. I'm used to doing my business all over downtown as a jewelry..."
Elida Tsou
"Drove from Orange County to check out, and so glad I did! Fabulous service, good food and amazing views. Highly..."
Melissa Ritter
"It is a very classy place. The management is great and the view is..."
Lori Neville
"Excellent place for networking events and for entertaining your clients. Excellent service and good food. I highly..."
Eduardo Velandia
"Amazing experience. Great staff, drinks, good good & wonderful atmosphere..."
Audrey Brooks
"Friendly staff, awesome food, awesome view! Thx u for having..."
Jack K Hou
"The staff was great. The facilities were excellent. The view was stupendous! It's an experience I wish everyone could..."
Lawrence Wood
"Excellent experience at a phenomenal location great staff great Ambiance what a fabulous place to hold business..."
Rick Uribe
"Excellent service and great view. Oh, their steak isn't too bad..."
Young Kirkwood
Blackwood Coffee Bar
91/100 (321 ratings)
Coffee & Tea
"Blackwood Coffee Bar is unlike any coffee bar I've seen. The staff is very friendly. The space is inviting with a design that will have you going wow..."
John David Brookshire
"Solid Ethiopian pourover and delicious Avocado toast. Best of all was the friendly staff...."
Daniel Velasquez
"They have perfected the right combo of excellent European coffee and a cool hang. Chill but high..."
Nina Giovannitti
"Great coffee w the most amiable and cool baristas of any coffee shop... Food coming in less than a week! #CuriousAndExcited...."
Kevin Langdon Ackerman
"Amazing Coffee and atmosphere. Heading back there again .... um... now!..."
Dennys Ilic
"Great service! The Breakfast Sandwich and Sparkling Espresso was..."
Andy Sziraki
"Great new coffee bar in our hood. I love their take on artisan coffee drinks and their attention to detail. Looking forward to the house made almond,..."
Martin Wawrusch
"A decent coffee shop near Runyon Canyon. The storefront looks small but it goes pretty deep inside with more seating space than it looks from..."
Yü Wu
"New to the neighborhood, this place is clean, cozy and the coffee is delicious. The staff are friendly and kind. They make their own almond milk in..."
Ola Mota
"Loved this coffee shop! They had a number of unique and tasty coffee drink options as well as non coffee. I got an iced coffee beverage that had..."
Hope P.S.
"They can make good drinks but oh boy, they come at a high price. No kidding! An oat latte is a whooping $6.50 without tip. If you decide to try one,..."
"What's better than a cup of coffee? A cocktail! At Blackwood Coffee Bar, they're mixing it up with non-alcoholic drinks like the sparkling espresso..."
Trish Flame
"I'm not a particular coffee enthusiast, but this coffee shop was really good. I was surprised at the taste of the coffee and the amount that it cost...."
"This place should have 5 stars! Amazing food! I ordered Postmates and since I moved to California it’s one of my favorite food spots. I haven’t..."
Enza ahhh
The Tripel
91/100 (616 ratings)
"Exceptional gourmet burgers and beers, actually everything on their menu is exceptional... Go Chef Brooke !!!... always a go-to for me and I always..."
Lalloos Ax
"Great food, drinks, warm & welcoming service, and great prices! Having been a big fan of Brooke on TC and already loving Playa Provisions, this was..."
Cynthia Cervini
"Great selection of beer and great food. Perfect halfway point on my weekend bike rides along the..."
Simon Webster
"The food here lived up to the hype. Get the charcuterie no matter what else you order. It’s..."
Jennie Mustafa-Julock
"Great burger. Super juicy. Friendly staff. Order came out super quick. Very good beer..."
Michael Colon
"Service and food was great. Nice local Intimate community..."
Chauncey Dennis
"Small bites, clams and mussel and Zero to Sexy beer. P E R F E C T! It rivaled my city of..."
Angelica Sanchez
"A favourite on my stopover at LAX. Brilliant food and fantastic craft and Belgian beer..."
Kieran Nelson
"Relaxed vibe, friendly service and great, creative..."
Donna Kregel
"I came specifically for the grilled quail & I was satisfied. The ambience of the place was nice... I plan to come..."
Calvin B. Rhone
"Food was amazing! And the service was EXCEPTIONAL!!!!!! Now one of my new..."
LaShunda Bunche McNeal
"Perhaps the Best Burgers in LA!!! There’s heavy competition for the Best Burger crown but The Tripel delivers time & time again! Top level..."
Trevor Allen
"Great drink list and crazy good food. Small plates meant to be shared. The place is small and the wait is long, but go on a Tuesday night and you are..."
Dominique Fry
"This picture is the Tripel burger (on a pretzel bun). It was fantastic. Seriously good. I was visiting LA and if I come back, I'm getting another...."
john capuano
"Definitely worth a visit. Lovely selection of craft beers and wines. A great food menu and friendly staff. If you appreciate beer and wine in a..."
bongai zamchiya
"The squid ink pasta is my favorite dish; delightful spicy citrus flavors with ground shrimp on top, yum! The garlic shoestring fries are a must. All..."
Tiffany Schaffer
"This place has AMAZING burgers! I tried Playa Provisions down the road from this place the other week, and loved Brooke Williamson on Top Chef, so I..."
Parker G
"If I could give more stars, I totally would. Best burger(tripel )ever in my 40 years of life! Came with a great light citrus vinaigrette salad. Also..."
misty wakefield
"Definitely one of my favs in LA. Sort of hard to find but totally worth it. Great muscles, birger and sliced meat. Also tots!! Curated beers are..."
Andrew Hawn
90/100 (10143 ratings)
Late Night
Tres Leches
Foie gras
"From the chicken liver to their version of Chicken and biscuits (foie grais on a biscuit with sausage gravy and maple syrup) to the turkey leg with..."
Mark Rush
"Fantastic place & awesome vibe! Adventurous menu and friendly / accommodating staff! Vegetarians and vegans be..."
Rome Stephens
"One of the best brunch I've had in my life! I'm a foodie who always on the look for new things and this place take top..."
Hector Martinez
"One of the best exploration of offal I've ever had. Deliciously decadent. I will definitely be revisiting this place again in near the..."
Lorna Katz
"Food was totally awesome. Should not have eaten Patsy’s Pizza from the Grove. Totally Stuffed. Can’t wait to go back. Joe you killed..."
Barry Steven Dakake
"Superb food and exemplary service. Would eat through the menu if I didn't live on the other side of the..."
Liam Richardson
"Brunch was incredible!!! Pastrami sandwich with hollandaise sauce was beyond amazing!!! Can't wait to go back for..."
Andy Hirsch
"Unbelievable time for a birthday date. Our waiter was so nice & suggested the most amazing food. Such a great experience! Will definitely be back...."
Bethy Thanatogenos
"A delicious, meat-centric, casual dinner in the middle of the Fairfax District by the owners of Jon and Vinny’s and Petit Trois. Animal has been on..."
Zan Lee
"the grilled turkey leg w/ white bbq sauce, lamb shoulder steak with some sort of hot sauce, and duck confit were delightful. you have to get the tres..."
Amber Spencer
"Coming from Jersey this place is insanely great. I miss LA so much and hope to be back soon. The staff is SUPER nice. We last went before shut down..."
Daniella Nuncia
"Animal deserves a 5 star review! One of the best restaurants I’ve been to in LA. To be honest, the menu had interesting flavor combinations that I..."
Quynh Dao
"It’s a cool place! Servers are friendly and professional. I feel like they change their menu daily as I saw the date on the menu paper. We got the..."
CeeCee Peng
"Absolutely enjoyed our brunch here. The space is spare and modern but naturally well-lit. The service was informed charismatic. Only have beer and..."
"One of the modern classic institutions in LA by Jon and Vinny. Ten years later, it’s still going strong and if you can’t get a dinner reservation..."
Glarence Zhao
"I eat at every new restaurant in LA and yet Animal is one of the very very few that I will return to on a several-times a year basis. I accidentally..."
Perry Kalmus
Blu Jam Cafe
90/100 (409 ratings)
Gluten Free Options
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Vegan Options
Vegetarian Friendly
Gluten Free Options
French Toast
Juice & Smoothies
Eggs Benedict
"Great place! Food was delicious... service was great...this place knows customer service. My son and I found our new breakfast place..."
Isabel Haladjian
"Talk about happy accidents. We were looking for another place but found this one instead. So we decided to try it. We love, love, loved it. A..."
Aaron Aver
"Ok, after 6 visits I'm now qualified to make a judgement. Food is very good. Service has always been friendly and competent. Portions are good, not..."
Rich Oldhafer
"I visited yesterday And I had the most amazing Vegetarian breakfast. Great service great atmosphere great everything I highly recommend..."
Sly Vargas Corley
"Amazing! Great amotsphere! Pet friendly in the outdoor seating section! Best breakfast in town! The vegan rancheros are one for the books!!!!!!!!!..."
John E Carey Jr.
"First time eating there the food was good the French toast was good and different the potatoes where good also the hot chocolate 🍫 was great. I..."
Neal Gaynor
"There were five of us and all enjoyed the food. Great service,great food and great..."
CarolAnn Satterthwaite
"OK I must come back and try every last thing on their menu� So freakin good..."
Lynette Serenata
"Great food!!! Loved the French Pressed Coffee!!! The fruit cup has good selection of fruit in it. I got the Eggwich. It was..."
Judith A Compton
"First time here. A lot of great choices. I had the Blu Jam Eggs Benedict. Food was excellent and my coffee cup never got empty. I will definitely be..."
Robert Moorman
"Great service tanks I recommend it to anyone I will..."
Martha García
"Great strawberry salad. I got it over mixed greens instead of kale. Excellent..."
Carrie Walker Horvath
"Great food and service! Reggie treated like us we walked into his own home. Definitely returning..."
Melissa Elizabeth Gonzalez
"A definite must is the Maui coconut French toast, a mindblower. Always a fun place for lunch and the sign of a good restaurant is a thoroughly mixed..."
Gabe Wallace
"My first time at this restaurant and I had a great breakfast, the waitress was very nice. When I left the place, there were people waiting outside. I..."
Piva Jorge
"BEET SALAD!Best salads are either spectacular or crashing boors. Blu Jam nails it. No little red chunks but meaty, tender, and plentiful..."
Shravya Choudhary
"I just had the most flavorful and healthy meal in a restaurant in a long while. I thoroughly enjoyed the high vibe in the place plus the service was..."
Sonal Taneja
"Great breakfastAlthough quite a simple interior, the breakfast was great. During our 10 day stay in LA this was one of the best breakfast..."
Kamal Sodhi
"My absolute favorite brunch place in California. The place gets crowded on weekends and I believe they don't take reservations. I always get their..."
Sahani Gamage
"big fan of B-fast. and i like this one!Prices are a little high, but don't stop me from going.  I love their salads, unlike many other places,..."
Shannon Schneider
"Crunchy French Toast, Egg and side of Bacon. This was an excellent dish and a cool place with outdoor seating. Tons of great looking breakfast..."
"I was surprised to see such a low approval rating for this joint. Granted, it's been a couple of years since I've been here due to the location, but..."
"two things they are known for: crunchy french toast and the french pressed coffee.  amazing. the french pressed coffee.  yeah, so it’s $5…but..."
"Best Covid-protocol dining I’ve been to. Takes a minute to figure out the ordering system but it actually went very smoothly. Most importantly,..."
C. Theodore Lang
"I enjoyed the food and the presentation of the food. Flavorful. I wish they had alcoholic beverages. That would make this place almost perfect......"
Krys W
"I wish I could rate blue jam over 5 stars because they deserve it. Not only is the food delicious but the service/staff is what makes me come back to..."
Melanie Carlin
"Amazing food! Great place to grab a bite to eat! You can sit outside and enjoy the beautiful..."
Kim Hendricks
"Their brunch was so delicious…mex tofu scramble doesn’t make this meat eater miss meat. The breakfast sandwich on brioche bun was so fluffy and..."
wook kim
Hyperion Public
89/100 (856 ratings)
Bars & Pubs
"Went on a Monday for lunch and bottomless mimosas with my closest girlfriends. We absolutely loved everything about our experience! First of all,..."
Suzanne Bernard
"The dining room is low lighting and very quaint. Atmosphere relaxing. Food was excellent the staff was wonderful. The bar was amazing. Highly..."
Linda Adame Chase
"Fabulous food ,wait staff was incredible and it's a really cool looking place. Can't wait to go back, probably for..."
Nadine Danziger
"Delicious food, great atmosphere. We took our young sons and sat on the side with TVs during football Sunday and dare I say, it's still kid friendly?..."
Leah Guerra
"I just love this place. Great food, delicious drinks, sweet staff & bomb music.. what else do you..."
Rana Negri
"Excellent food, amazing waitress and great atmosphere. I'll definitely be..."
Audree Kay Augustus
"I came here for lunch with some girlfriends. Lovely atmosphere and the staff is Excellent. The bottomless mimosas were..."
Stephanie Morton
"The customer service is stellar. And the menu literally has something delicious for just about every person with a different palate. And the drinks..."
Hiram Johnson
"Excellent service, nice staff and wonderful music and transporter!..."
Ramon Alberto Leyva Rocha
"Where do I begin... This place was an OMG moment... the food was beyond amazing ... the service perfect... I mean perfect... This place is just..."
Jozett Weathers
"Been there and their service and interior design made it look like home and romantic place...!... ;) We keep going everything we at LA...!......"
Juan Jean Jumeau Moreno
"Well, there was a lot of barf all over the place. Nothing wrong with the food, just a bunch of bleach blonde burb girls who couldn't hold their..."
James Lee Stewart
"We love the food and atmosphere, great place for a date and or to hang out with friends. Excellent food 🥘 and drinks..."
Matthew Pondella
"A friend of mine recommended Pats to our group of four for breakfast before we explored the city. It was pretty empty at 10am on a Tuesday. The..."
Nellie Cunningham
"I ordered the crab cake Benedict. The crab cake was a slightly overcooked but the perfectly poached egg and excellent hollandaise sauce made up for..."
Samuel Flores
"Came for a post dinner drink and the outdoor space is great! Lots of beer choices and a fun place to watch a..."
Lauren Donahoe
"Seriously the BEST eggs Benedict I have ever had!! Homemade hollandaise sauce that was mouth watering!! Coffee tasted amazing and they even offered..."
Olivia Owen
"Came here for the night life and loved the vibe. Gotta come by during the day to see how the day business is like. Love this place and highly..."
James Nguyen
"I can only speak to brunch here, but what I can say is complimentary. The eggs Benedict were excellent...the eggs were well cooked, hot and runny,..."
Nellie Schwartz
"Nice spot with pretty good drinks. There was plenty of outdoor seating for covid restrictions. The area we were sitting in had heat lamps for when..."
Ruslan Hsia
"Great place that has multiple seating arrangements! Outside, inside, upstairs bar. Very relaxing and give unlimited mimosas until 3pm for brunch!..."
Vanessa Ellis