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Comfort L.A.

1801 7th St
Los Angeles, California
Comfort L.A.

Besha Rodell


  • Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. - 3 a.m.; Sunday 3 p.m. - 8 p.m.
It's a business strategy that might seem odd: An eatery that's only open three days a week, and two of those days only from 8 p.m.-3 a.m. A restaurant that's not really a restaurant at all, but a window to the street in an industrial part of town with a few picnic tables out back. A menu with one dish and a few sides. Welcome to Comfort L.A. Comfort L.A. has been operating for the past few months on 7th Street as a late night purveyor of fried chicken, mac and cheese, rice and beans, and collard greens. They're only open on Friday and Saturday nights and Sunday afternoons. Some nights they serve fried chicken, some nights its chicken and waffles. But the point, says owner Mark Walker, is to create community around food that people crave. Read more here. --Besha Rodell

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