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2012 Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S. " THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Patina

Joachim Splichal & Fernando Darin
Los Angeles, CA

Joachim Splichal's flagship restaurant, nestled in the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles, is a destination for foodies hailing from far and wide. In the gifted hands of executive chef Tony Esnault, the luxe French cuisine continues to draw applause from the culinary cognoscenti. There’s a serious wine list and the celebrated cheese cart is one of the best in the city.


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