Café Pinot

In the heart of Downtown Los Angeles and adjacent to the historic LA Central Library, our California French-inspired cuisine meets an impressive metropolitan skyline view of the city. A beautiful garden setting and floor-to-ceiling windows are some of our luxurious features. A backdrop of the glimmering lights of surrounding high-rises on our outdoor patio makes for a grand, cityscape dining experience. For guests taking in a show or live music event, we’re located minutes from the Music Center and Staples Center. Enjoy our market-driven lunch and dinner menus whether it is for business or pleasure. 

Surrounded by financial towers and sharing a garden with the historic LA Central Library, our restaurant delivers a palpable romantic atmosphere. Lunch options focus on a lighter, balanced fare from entrée-size salads and sandwiches to fish entrées, all with elegant presentations. Dinner offers an expanded selection of choices for our business casual and social guests. Both dining experiences are rooted in a relaxed dining atmosphere, serving as a respite from the typical Downtown Los Angeles ambiance.

Due to on-going Metro line construction, please add five to ten minutes to your commute when you visit us for lunch. 

If arriving from US 110, then exit 6th Street to downtown.
If arriving from US 101, exit onto 110 S, then exit 6th Street to downtown.

If you are planning on parking in the subterranean parking structure adjacent to the LA Library located on Flower Street, then please approach from Flower Street which runs North to South (approaching from 5th Avenue should be avoided).

"Best of" LA Downtown News – Best French and Most Romantic


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