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Mid-Wilshire Dining Guide

The Mid-Wilshire, Fairfax, West Hollywood area has some phenomenal choices from the epic paneer makhani at Bombay Palace in Beverly Hills to the vegan flautas at Gracias Madre on Melrose.  Eat well and prosper, friends.

Bombay Palace

https://www.facebook.com/bombaypalacebeverlyhills

Address: 8690 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Phone: (310) 659-9944

Yelp link: (3.5 stars with 100+ reviews)

  • The best Indian restaurant in Los Angeles
  • Try their Paneer Makhani

Toca Madera

Shoutout to the lovely Daniel Sharabi

Shoutout to the lovely Daniel Sharabi

Address: 8450 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048

Phone: (323) 852-9400

Yelp link: (4 stars with 700+ reviews)

Website

  • The best Mexican vegan selection we have ever seen
  • Amazing bar, great cocktails and killer ambiance
  • Great for dates, entertaining guests
  • Excellent tapas, good food (it’s pricy though)

Gracias Madre

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Address: 8905 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Phone: (323) 978-2170

Yelp link: (4 stars with 1800+ reviews)

Website

  • Probably our favorite restaurant in all of LA
  • New age, Michelin Star worthy Mexican – all plant based / vegan
  • Our favorites: Street corn, butternut squash quesadillas, flautas, French toast & cauliflower tacos

Pizzeria Mozza

Shoutout to the super talented Frances Michelle

Shoutout to the super talented Frances Michelle

Address: 641 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Phone: (323) 297-0101

Yelp link: (4 stars with 3400+ reviews)

Website

  • Pizzeria Mozza pizza is really good because of its simplicity. It’s for those with a sophisticated palette. They aren’t bombarding you with tons of cheese or ingredients – just a few ingredients so you can taste each one. It’s masterful.

Tatsu Ramen

Address: 7111 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Phone: (323) 747-1388

Yelp link: (4 stars with 1400+ reviews)

Website

  • No nonsense ramen with as much free corn as you’d like

El Coyote Mexican Café

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Address: 7312 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone: (323) 939-2255
Yelp link: (3.5 stars with 1200+ reviews)
Website

  • Love their Guacamole
  • If you like your cheese enchiladas cheesey, this is your spot (otherwise stay away)

A Spice Affair

Address: 50 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

Phone: (424) 286-1739

Yelp link: (4.5 stars with 200+ reviews)

Website

  • One of the rare, truly upscale Indian restaurants in LA
  • We love their appetizers – creative with an Indian twist

Mendocino Farms

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Address: 175 S Fairfax Ave, Ste B, Los Angeles, CA 90036  

Phone: (323) 934-4261

Yelp link: (4.5 stars with 800+ reviews)

Website

  • Farm fresh sandwiches with a twist
  • Check out the menu – tons of interesting options
  • We’ve never met someone who didn’t like Mendo’s

Pita Bar & Grill

Shoutout to Emma!

Shoutout to Emma!

Address: 519 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Phone: (323) 653-9024

Yelp link: (4.5 stars with 600+ reviews)

Website

  • Love their falafel plate – super fresh and hot
  • Their condiment bar is top notch – great house sauces, especially their green and red sauces

Canter’s Deli

https://www.facebook.com/cantersdeli/

Address: 419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Phone: (323) 651-2030

Yelp link: (3.5 stars with 2600+ reviews)

Website

  • A Mid-Wilshire institution – established in 1931
  • Classic deli – sandwiches, pastries, simple coffee
  • Best part: open 24/7 and almost never a wait

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