Downtown LA Restaurants


Over the past few years, downtown LA has exploded with quality restaurants. Whether you're visiting the city or you're a native Angeleno, it can be difficult to decide where to dine. Thankfully, we've curated a list of the most iconic locations in the city.

You might choose to enjoy a prime dry-aged steak at Nick + Stef’s Steakhouse, or opt for traditional French cuisine at Kendall’s Brasserie or indulge in a culinary journey at the legendary and Michelin-starred Patina Restaurant.

Whichever you choose, you’re in for a great dining experience.

 

Places to eat in DTLA

French Restaurant Downtown LA
CAFE PINOT

Cafe Pinot is a California French-inspired restaurant in downtown Los Angeles offering outdoor dining and premiere special event and wedding catering.

Cafe by La Brea Tar Pits
KENDALL'S BRASSERIE

Kendall's Brasserie dishes out a revamped menu by Chef Jean-Pierre Bosc, featuring a modern, artistic and vibrant take on the traditional French brasserie.

STEAKHOUSE DOWNTOWN LA
NICK & STEF'S STEAKHOUSE

Nick & Stef's Steakhouse, located in the heart of Downtown LA, offers a fine dining atmosphere with acclaimed dry-aged steaks, fresh seafood and signature sides.

Patina Restaurant, Downtown LA
PATINA RESTAURANT

An award-winning, Michelin starred restaurant offering contemporary French cuisine with international influences at the iconic Walt Disney Concert Hall.

The Boardroom
THE BOARDROOM

The BoardRoom is a French speakeasy, located inside Kendall's Brasserie. Reserved for those who love the art of libations in an intimate setting, where the spirits will rise and toast.

Cocina Roja Exterior dining area
COCINA ROJA

Inspired by the flavors and unique spirit of Mexico City, Cocina Roja is the ideal outdoor dining option when visiting The Music Center. This traditional Mexican al fresco taqueria offers authentic tacos, larger entrées and street fare, which can be paired with an array of delicious beverages.

Upstage Burger Exterior view
UPSTAGE BURGER

The quintessential L.A. burger joint that brings a new casual dining option to The Music Center. Upstage Burger offers a comfortable spot to grab a high-quality burger, sip an ice cold beer, hang out with friends and enjoy the surrounds.