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8360 Melrose Ave.
Beverly Grove, CA 90069
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Anne Fishbein Porcini mushrooms at ink.


  • Sun.-Thu., 6-10 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 6-11 p.m.
  • Local Ingredients
  • Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Valet Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Online Reservations Available
After winning Top Chef, Michael Voltaggio has been one busy guy. One of his ventures included ink., one of the hippest spots in town for adventurous, American fare. Voltaggio overhauled the restaurant in 2017 making it into more of a modern steakhouse. The menu offers salads, side dishes and of course, steak. It's a fun place to eat for the hyper-stylish vibe and customers to match, for the cocktails that manage to turn the main ingredients on their heads (a fruity refresher made from Fernet, for instance) and for food that is one part ego, one part punnery (think potatoes that look like lumps of charcoal and taste the part), two parts style and two parts wild creativity.

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