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Sophie Gayot discussed this year’s hot spots for holiday dining during her December 26th, 2008 appearance on Frank Mottek's Business Hour on KNX 1070. Sophie was impressed by a handful of chic Los Angeles eateries, most of them brand new additions to the culinary scene. Listen to the interview to find out who made the list.

Frank Mottek and Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios
Frank Mottek and Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios


Below is the list of restaurants and hotels that were mentioned during the show:

LOS ANGELES RESTAURANTS

Animal American
13/20
Dining Room at Animal, Los Angeles, CA 435 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Menu | Photo
Comfort is a keyword for this pair of youthful chefs cooking at their casual, but ambitious, Fairfax eatery. More...

The Bazaar by José Andrés Spanish
15/20
Dining Room at The Bazaar by José Andrés, Los Angeles, CA SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills
465 S. La Cienega Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Menu | Photo | Video
Be ready to treat yourself to carefully crafted modern tapas by chef José Andrés in a somewhat over-the-top décor. More...

Beso Latin American
13/20
Dining Room at Beso, Hollywood, CA 6350 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90028
Menu
Todd English's Mexican food with a twist. More...

Gjelina American
13/20
Dining Room at Gjelina, Venice, CA 1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd.
Venice, CA 90291
Menu | Photo
Seasonal, rustic cooking on Abbot Kinney Boulevard. More...

Hamasaku Sushi
15/20
Dining Room at Hamasaku, Los Angeles, CA 11043 Santa Monica Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Menu
Sleek and stylish, despite its strip-mall location, this celebrity-frequented sushi bar also offers entrées. More...

 

LOS ANGELES HOTELS

Montage Beverly Hills
225 N. Canon Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
True luxury in Beverly Hills’ exclusive Golden Triangle.More...

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PLB12302008
(Updated: 12/30/08)
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