2017 Best Christmas Restaurants in Los Angeles

For Christmas Eve dinner, chef/owner Akasha Richmond's Culver City Italian restaurant AR Cucina will add several holiday specials to the complete á la carte menu.

These one-night-only creations include salt cod and Yukon Gold potato fritter with Meyer lemon aïoli; spaghetti with prawns, calamari, mussels and tomato-white wine sauce; and cannoli with sheep's milk ricotta, candied orange, chocolate and red pistachios.