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Best Los Angeles Area
Star Spotting Restaurants


A jaunt through Los Angeles isn't really complete unless you spot a celebrity. Although they're notorious for having personal chefs, the glamorous set knows that restaurants are the places to see and be seen. If you're lucky, you're sure to catch a glimpse of the glitterati at these hot hangouts in Los Angeles. If there are paparazzi out front, then you can be sure that someone noteworthy is dining inside.


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AGO Italian
13/20
Dining Room at AGO, West Hollywood, CA 8478 Melrose Ave.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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AGO is a true Los Angeles classic, catering to the stars, moguls and the happy few in between. More...

The Buffalo Club Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at The Buffalo Club, Santa Monica, CA 1520 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Pricey upscale American comfort food from chef Patrick Healy, served in a clubby setting. More...

Dominick's Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Dominick 8715 Beverly Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90048
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Chef Brandon Boudet and partner Warner Ebbink own this small plate Italian nod to the original Dominick's. More...

Matsuhisa Japanese
15/20
Dining Room at Matsuhisa, Beverly Hills, CA 129 N. La Cienega Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
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The restaurant that launched Nobu Matsuhisa's dining empire. More...

Mr. Chow Chinese
13/20
Dining Room at Mr. Chow, Beverly Hills, CA 344 N. Camden Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
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Celebrities and entertainment industry movers-and-shakers frequent this longtime Beverly Hills Chinese restaurant. More...

Nobu Los Angeles Fusion
14/20
Dining Room at Nobu Los Angeles, West Hollywood, CA 903 N. La Cienega Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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A branch of Nobu Matsuhisa's famed sushi chain in West Hollywood. More...

On Sunset California
14/20
Dining Room at On Sunset, Los Angeles, CA Luxe Hotel Sunset Boulevard
11461 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
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Upscale California-French fare by chef Olivier Rousselle in the Luxe Hotel Sunset Boulevard. More...

Osteria Mozza Italian
13/20
Dining Room at Osteria Mozza, Los Angeles, CA 6602 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
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This sister restaurant to Pizzeria Mozza features a mozzarella bar and an all-Italian wine list. More...

Toscana Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Toscana, Los Angeles, CA 11633 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
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Thin-crust pizzas, pastas and steaks are the draw at this Brentwood Italian eatery. More...

Urth Caffe Coffeehouse
Quick Bite
8565 Melrose Ave.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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A popular Melrose hangout featuring organic coffees, teas from around the world, and casual, healthy meals, cakes and pastries. More...

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