If you’re looking for authentic restaurants that serve cuisines from around the world, Los Angeles has no equal. And if it’s raining, there are endless dining options to warm you up and satisfy your hunger. Read on for the best L.A. restaurants for a rainy day.
34. L.A.'s Best Ramen Bowls
Ajitama tsukemen | Photo courtesy of Tsujita LA Artisan Noodle, Facebook
Ramen, the savory Japanese noodle soup, has grown from a dorm room staple to an artisan phenomenon. Now, almost every L.A. neighborhood has at least one viable ramen option, and parts of town like Little Tokyo, Little Osaka, and Torrance, are bubbling over with rich, flavorful broth. Learn about 10 of the best ramen bowls in Los Angeles. Read More →
35. The Best L.A. Restaurants for Hot Pot
House Special at Boiling Point | Photo by Clarissa Wei
Hot pot is an easy feast to put together and is commonly enjoyed in East Asian households during the holidays. For those who prefer eating out, here’s a list of the best hot pots in Los Angeles. Read More →
36. The Best Chinese Beef Noodle Soups in L.A.
Beef noodle soup at Noodle King | Photo by Natalie James, courtesy of NJinLA.com
Beef noodle soup, known as niu rou mian, is the epitome of Chinese comfort food. Enjoyed throughout China and Taiwan, it’s a beloved dish that takes hours to make. It makes for a sustainable lunch or dinner and thankfully, there are plenty of places in Los Angeles to get your fix. Here are our picks. Read More →
37. The Best Pho Restaurants in L.A.
Phorage | Photo by Clarissa Wei
Pho has been around for a century and is indisputably the national dish of Vietnam. A good pho takes hours to make; beef bones and parts are simmered under low heat to obtain a rich, complex flavor. Here are ten great places to get your pho fix in Los Angeles. Read More →
38. The Spiciest Restaurants in L.A.
Ghost chili hot wings | Photo courtesy of Bhanu’s, Facebook
From the tongue-numbing Sichuan peppercorn to the elusive ghost chili, read on for our guide to the best restaurants in Los Angeles to get your fix of super spicy dishes. Read More →
39. Celebrity Chefs at L.A. Hotels
No matter how many times fans watch their favorite celebrity chefs doing demos on TV or try out recipes from their bestselling cookbooks, there’s nothing like experiencing a great meal in person. Read on for Los Angeles hotel restaurants where guests can turn this dream into reality. Read More →
40. The dineL.A. Guide to Grand Central Market
Margherita pizzas at Olio GCM Wood Fired Pizzeria | Photo by Joshua Lurie
Grand Central Market (GCM) has been a Downtown L.A. staple since 1917, but only recently have the owners gathered a new generation of food and drink vendors. Yes, GCM institutions like China Cafe, Roast To Go and Tacos Tumbras A Tomas are still going strong, but here’s a chance to learn about 11 of the best new food and drink options at Grand Central Market. Read More →
41. Ten L.A. Restaurants That Are Great for Group Dining
Botana Oaxaquena | Photo courtesy of Guelaguetza
Whether it’s the holidays, a family reunion or a gathering of friends, there are occasions that call for more than a quiet corner table. Fortunately, there are restaurants throughout Los Angeles that not only offer family style menus and private rooms, but are affordably priced as well. Read on for some of the best restaurants in L.A. with group dining options that won’t break the bank. Read More →
42. The Best Breakfasts at L.A. Coffee Houses
The Rogue at Chimney Coffee House | Photo by Esther Tseng
It’s a no-brainer that breakfast and coffee are quite complementary to one another. There are specialty coffee shops across L.A. that serve breakfast dishes beyond the usual pastries. Read on to find out the best spots to get coffee, eggs, pancakes and more. Read More →
43. The Dining Guide to LAX
Manly Burger at Umami Burger, LAX Tom Bradley International Terminal | Photo courtesy of Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), Facebook
From brand new eateries in the New Tom Bradley International Terminal, to recent additions in terminals throughout the airport, read on for some of the best dining options for travelers at Los Angeles International Airport. Read More →