Sink into the fantastically retro vibes at the Dresden. Photo courtesy of the Dresden Restaurant + Lounge

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All the L.A. Restaurants Where We Want to be Regulars


Despite its infamous sprawl, Los Angeles is a city full of vibrant pockets that locals make their own. Part of what makes those pockets so special are their stellar neighborhood restaurants — and while the rest of the city is chasing the new and the now, serious diners know the value of having a regular spot to call their own. From the comfort of knowing exactly what you want to order to sidling up to a bar where everyone knows your name, the benefits of becoming a regular are aplenty. Here, 10 L.A. gems you should consider working into your regular rotation.