Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.
NEW

The Mar Vista

12249 Venice Blvd. (Ocean View Ave.) Send to Phone
310-751-6773
"Progressive Los Angeles cuisine" from executive chef D. Brandon Walker and chef Jill Davie.

Cuisine
Open
Dinner Tues.-Sun., Brunch Sat.-Sun.
Features

* Click here for rating key

The Mar Vista, Los Angeles, CA

The Mar Vista Restaurant Review

: Executive chef D. Brandon Walker, chef Jill Davie (Josie) and Jorge Rivas are behind neighborhood restaurant The Mar Vista. On the sidewalk is a dog-friendly patio, while the interior features light woods and hanging plants above the tables and booths. The Mar Vista serves a menu of "progressive Los Angeles cuisine," including dishes like diver scallops with pea leek purée, candy stripe beets and squid ink crumbs; pork osso buco; and lamb with curried lentils, peas, fried artichokes and chimichurri. Indulge in "Scotch Kiss" brownie bites for dessert. Sunday brunch brings bacon & egg hot pot, vegan chilaquiles and smoked salmon loaded potato, along with house sangrias and mimosas.
Discover LA's best new restaurants
New & Hip Restaurants in LA

Check out these new and trendy LA restaurants, from DTLA to Santa Monica and beyond.



RESTAURANT AWARDS

GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.