When it comes time for dinner, there are lots of amazing
It is well worth the 15 to 30 minute drive north to Los Angeles
and the Hollywood area or south to Long
Beach to check out some of the finest restaurants in the
The Long Beach Marina is a great place to go for supper if
You’re not sure what you’re in the mood for, because there’s definitely
something for everyone here. Some of the local favorites include The Reef, Parker’s
Light House, Yard House and Sir Winston’s. The Reef, of course, offers a great
selection of fresh, high-quality seafood such as the Steak Braised King Crab or
the Beluga Lentils. But, you can also select from other non-seafood items such as
steaks, rack of lamb or Chicken Roulade. The Reef, located on South Harbor Scenic Drive,
also has a friendly bar and a great deal of great unique drinks which may be enjoyed for
a reduction during happy hour. Parker’s Lighthouse, on Shoreline Village Drive, is just another great
choice for fresh, elite seafood dishes. The menu features everything
from sushi to beef with a little bit of everything else in between. The
ambiance is fun and the service is friendly and efficient. Plus the restaurant,
that does resemble a lighthouse, is on the coast and offers beautiful views of
the Pacific Ocean.
Is Yard House, located only a couple blocks from Parker’s Lighthouse on Shoreline Village Drive.
This American-style restaurant is a neighborhood favorite that offers up traditional
American dishes like chicken fingers, French fries, burgers, pizza and a broad
variety of delicious, over-stuffed sandwiches served either cold or hot. Another
restaurant which serves up American fare is Sir Winston’s, which is located on
The Queen Mary ship. The unique setting of this restaurant makes for an
interesting, enjoyable atmosphere. The menu features such favorites as the
porterhouse steak, seared scallops, beef Wellington and lobster ravioli.
If you’re traveling north to Los Angeles
In hopes of having dinner at a fancy, or intimate restaurants, among your
first choices might be Providence.
This beautiful, under-the-sea designed restaurant offers some of the very
exquisite foods in the Los Angeles
area. Here you can pick from Alaskan Snow Crab, Hawaiian tuna and other
dishes that fuse together Asian, Spanish, French and Italian influences. There
is also the option to have a three, five or
eight-course dessert tastings which are paired with wine. Reservations aren’t
required, but they are highly recommended.
Angeles that is a little more casual and easier on the wallet,
check out Luna Park, located on South La Brea Avenue. Luna Park is
a must-eat for any foodies visiting the Los
Angeles region. In the industrial, yet quaint and cozy
atmosphere of this restaurant, you can enjoy local favorites like the goat
cheese fondue, corn bread pudding, Yellowtail crudo, Gnocchi with Braised Beef
Cheek and crispy pork belly lettuce wraps. Luna Park
is equally as great for lunch because it is for dinner.
If You Would like to have dinner while
seeking out celebs, you’ll want to dine at Chateau Marmont on Sunset Boulevard.
This restaurant has been known to be patronized by many of the very
well-known actors around town. The food is fantastic too! Some of those
favorites include the stuffed pork tenderloin, the almond crusted bass and the
Damn Good Burger. In Hollywood,
you will most definitely need to eat at least once at The Hungry Cat, situated
on North Vine Street.
This neighborhood favorite offers up some excellent seafood dishes and diners always
rave about the lobster rolls, smoked-haddock chowder, lobster pasta, pug
burger and the fish tacos. Many entrees are served in fairly large portions,
however there are also many appetizers and small plate items available also.
If this is the first time
Or the southwest, you will definitely want to see In-N-Out Burger for a late
Dinner or lunch since it is a neighborhood favorite only available in a few states.
Luckily, there are plenty of locations in and near Paramount. This well-known fast food burger
Joint has an interesting past and has some tasty, quality items on their menu.