Los Angeles Restaurant Guide
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There are closets in Beverly Hills that have more square footage than Bánh Mì My Tho, but this Alhambra Vietnamese sandwich shop makes far, far better use of its...
18537 S. Western Ave.
Gardena, CA 90248Critics' PickImage
The South Bay has been the home to a large population of Japanese and Japanese-Americans for decades, even more so after several of the major Japanese automakers...
11925 Santa Monica Blvd.
Sawtelle, California 90025Critics' PickImage
I can't think of a more unexpectedly great meal this year than what I recently experienced at Kato, a minuscule restaurant in West L.A. that serves only tasting...
500 W. Main St.
Alhambra, CA 91801-3379Critics' PickImage
If your ideal weekend brunch involves not pancakes and mimosas but rather shrimp har-gow and chrysanthemum tea, the San Gabriel Valley and its formidable,...
There are the usual kinds of dumplings and noodles here. But the pan-fried pork dumplings can be absolutely magnificent — flattened hemispheres blackened to a...
518 W. Las Tunas Dr.
San Gabriel, CA 91776-1111Critics' PickImage
The signature house lobster at Newport Tan Cang Seafood is a formidable, wonderful thing, a mass of orange-red shell and glistening meat heaped on a platter and...
Downtown L.A.'s Orsa & Winston chef Josef Centeno offers a six-course menu, 10-plus-course omakase and 20-plus-course super omakase. At $80, $120 and $225 per...
250 W. Valley Blvd.
Alhambra, CA 91801Critics' PickSlideshowImage
If you have a problem figuring out what to order from the enormous menu, you could do worse than to start with some of the restaurant's specialties, which are...
18663 Ventura Blvd.
Tarzana, CA 91356Critics' PickImage
At Sushi Iki in Tarzana, "Crazy" Eddie Okamoto pursues the rarest and fresh seafood specimens with the relentlessness of Joe Friday. There are live scallops,...
The sort of food you don't really find in garden-variety Thai places is what Yai —located in the rear of a dingy Hollywood mini-mall and as authentic a Thai...