Musso & Frank Grill
6667 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 467-7788. Once you savor the superior food and drink, soak in the unparalleled history, you'll understand why tastemakers and power brokers keep coming back. Ready to be wowed by legendary service and savoir-faire? Step into our door and into another time. Tue-Sat 11am-11pm. Sun 4-9pm. Closed Mon. www.mussoandfrank.com
Casita del Campo
1920 Hyperion Ave. (323) 662-4255. This longtime Silver Lake favorite is a place where you can find all your favorite deliciously authentic Mexican foods, excellent margaritas, and a fun, party atmosphere. www.casitadelcampo.net
Cat & Fiddle
742 N. Highland Ave. (323) 468-3800. British homemade favorites such as Fish & Chips, Bangers & Mash, savory pies and favorites such as Smoked Cheddar Mac & Cheese, Angus Beef Cat and Fiddle Burger. Crafted selection of beers, wines and liquors. Lunch, brunch, dinner and catering. www.thecatandfiddle.com
1717 Vine St. (310) 910-9990. Enjoy delicious dinners and handcrafted cocktails by Chef Danny Elmaleh in a warm, inviting Matthew Rolston designed setting that marries Old Hollywood glamour with relaxed Mediterranean charm -- in the heart of Hollywood. www.cleorestaurant.com
1760 N. Vermont Ave. (323) 665-4294. Los Feliz Village. Features "Certified Angus Beef" and a wide selection of traditional entrees. "Marty and Elayne" perform in the lounge. Dinner daily. Check us out on Facebook.
911 Seward St. (East of Highland and South of Santa Monica) (323) 461-3663. The Top Chef (Betty Fraser) co-owned eatery serving California Comfort Food in a 1920's bungalow with patio serves lunch and dinner nightly and weekend brunch. Beer and Wine. Voted "The Best Brunch, Lunch and American Food in LA." www.grub-la.com
Hollywood & Highland Center
6801 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 817-0200. A one-of-a-kind destination in the heart of Hollywood offering an eclectic mix of 60 top retailers, ten restaurants, hip nightclubs and entertainment venues. Featuring the Dolby Theatre (home of the Oscars®). www.hollywoodandhighland.com
6300 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 871-8777. Katsuya pairs Master Sushi Chef Katsuya Uechi's fresh takes on Japanese classics with design icon Phillippe Starck's sleek and sultry interiors in a unique sushi restaurant. Enjoy Japanese sushi and robata classics with inspired dishes including Crispy Rice with Spicy Tuna, Yellowtail Sashimi with jalapeno and Miso-Marinated Black Cod. www.katsuyarestaurant.com
6611 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 848-4475. Inspired by the glamour and nostalgia of Old Hollywood, Umbrella Hospitality Group's Austin Melrose and Zach Patterson bring you a tropical escape away from the hustle and bustle of the city. OFfers craft tiki cocktails, full bar, as well as an elevated yet approachable food menu fo rthe intrepid exploerer in al lof us. www.lonohollywood.com
Miceli's Italian Restaurant
1646 N. Las Palmas Ave. (323) 466-3438. Hollywood's oldest Italian Restaurant. Owned and Operated by the Miceli Family since 1949. Lunch. Dinner. Take-out. Free delivery. Banquet Facilities. Full Bar. Live Piano. Singing Servers.
The Original Farmers Market
3rd St. & Fairfax Ave. (323) 933-9211. A Los Angeles favorite for over 75 years. Enjoy over 30 eateries ranging from Japanese to Texas barbecue. The ultimate in casual dining. www.farmersmarketla.com (See FAMILY)
Palermo Ristorante Italiano
1858 N Vermont Ave. (323) 663-1178. Known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and high quality fresh ingredients, neighborhood favorite Palermo's is a cornerstone in the Los Feliz community. It has been recognized for its outstanding Italian cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff. Delicious dining, carryout and delivery. Open Wed-Sun 11am-10pm.
Pig 'n Whistle
6714 Hollywood Blvd. (323) 463-0000. Hollywood Landmark Since 1927 offers a feeling of classic Hollywood with a vaulted ceiling, mahogany woodwork and cozy booths. Delicious American & British Fare including spicy calamari, juicy steaks, gourmet sandwiches, healthy salads and English pub favorites like Fish & Chips. Happy Hour Daily 3-6pm. Late Night Happy Hour Sun-Thu 10pm-midnight. www.pignwhistlehollywood.com
Pink's Hot Dogs
709 N. La Brea Ave. (323) 931-4223. The ultimate Mom and Pop hot dog stand. It's a Hollywood love story, starting with Paul & Betty Pink selling hot dogs from a cart on a neighborhood street corner at La Brea & Melrose in 1939. Pink's is renowned for its delicious variety of hot dogs and hamburgers, huge portions, and affordable prices. Its historic, fun atmosphere is considered a quintessential Hollywood experience, particularly for the late-night club crowd. Open all week 9:30am-2am. http://www.pinkshollywood.com
1657 N. La Brea Ave., (323) 462-1344 or (323) 851-4022. "The best pizza in town." Since 1977 serving pizza, dinners, sandwiches, salads, beer and wine in a rustic setting at the corner of Hollywood Blvd. and La Brea Ave. They deliver to home or office. Sun-Thurs 11am-11pm, Fri and Sat 11am-12am. www.raffallospizzala.com
Rockwell Table & Stage
1714 N. Vermont Ave. (323) 462-1344. Open air coral tree patio dining and lounge. Lunch & brunch on weekends, daily Happy Hour 3-7pm, dinner nightly and kitchen open until 1am on Friday and Saturday. DJs on Friday & Saturday nights as well as Sunday Brunch. Cali-American Cuisine. We have a dog friendly patio. Nightly specials: Monday - Grilled Cheese Night, Tuesday - Burgers and Wine, Wednesday - 50 percent off the Wine List, Thursday - Street Tacos, Saturday - Ceviche & Cerveza. www.rockwell-la.com
2980 Los Feliz Blvd. (323) 664-0228. Delighting diners for 90 years, the Tam O'Shanter is Los Angeles' oldest restaurant operated by the same family in the same location. Ask to see Walt Disney's and John Wayne's regular booths. Enjoy good cheer, warm hospitality and exceptional food in a cozy old world atmosphere. www.lawrysonline.com/tam-oshanter
131 N. Larchmont Blvd. (323) 465-5566. Pizza, pasta, salads, sandwiches, soup. Free delivery. Catering, party needs for your group, office, team. Dine in or take out. Homemade meatballs, sausage, sauces, dressings, hand-spun dough prepared daily. Larchmont location includes sit down waiter service with beer and wine. From Brooklyn to San Francisco to Los Angeles. Merrill Schindler, Zagat listing. "All we are saying is give a piece a chance."
1999 N. Sycamore Ave. (323) 466-5125. A historic landmark, Yamashiro is a magnificent restaurant and event venue boasting in comparable views from downtown LA to the Pacific Ocean. Yamashiro offers a unique menu of Asian inspired fare and traditional sushi as well as an extensive list of sake, wine and specialty cocktails. Perfect for intimate dinners and special occasions, large party celebrations and private events. www.yamashirohollywood.com