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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED EM Bistro

8256 Beverly Blvd. (Sweetzer Ave.) Send to Phone
323-658-6004
EM is the latest LA restaurant to combine serious dining with an urban, nightclub vibe. In addition to an inspiring bar menu, rotisserie items and one of the city's most exciting dessert menus highlight.

Cuisine
Open
Dinner Tues.-Sat.
Features
  • Valet parking
  • Dress code: Business
  • Full bar
  • Reservations suggested

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED EM Bistro Restaurant Review

: A ray of white light---in the form of white walls, white chairs and winsome white bubble chandeliers---descends upon the former home of dark club/restaurant Atlantic. EM clings to only one remnant of its previous incarnation: the clubby vibe. The menu of American comfort food with contemporary twists appeals to conservative and adventuresome diners alike. As any bistro boasting nightlife should (jazz performances are a part of the experience), EM offers an enticing bar menu, including what we've found to be addictively crunchy, freshly made potato chips with crème fraîche and onion, and a very serious NY chop burger. As for the dining room, standouts include rotisserie items like pan-seared rainbow trout with salsa verde and port-braised beef short ribs. The dessert menu is a highlight, featuring old favorites like brown butter plum tart, clementine pound cake and strawberry shortcake, but with jazzy modern accents.
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