An excursion to L.A.‘s hip and happening Mid-Wilshire area is sure to work up an appetite – and this neighborhood delivers on the food front. Here are the top 10 places to eat in this bustling neighborhood.
The variety of food at Spare Tire is overwhelming in a good way. The place has a warm and welcoming vibe, with two happy hours: one from 4 to 7pm and a late night happy hour from 10pm to midnight. Live a little and go for a wood-fired pizza for brunch. The margherita pizza is deliciously crafted with rich marinara sauce, fresh basil, and melty mozzarella. Be warned – you may finish a whole pizza by yourself.
5370 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, USA, +1 323 525 2618
Actor-turned-restauranteur Danny Trejo’s first venture packs a punch. With 10 different taco options on the menu, all made from locally sourced ingredients, Trejo’s Tacos is already a crowd favorite The beef brisket tacos are succulent and authentic, and go up a notch with the addition of Trejo’s signature hot sauce. Pro-tip: go for the taco sampler platter and taste them all.
The Spot on Pico is quaint in style, but rich in flavor. Customize your own box of amazing, spicy soul food. A supper box comes with crispy fried chicken and a side of your choosing. Complete a meal with their delectable blueberry cobbler. Get it while you can – their opening hours are limited.
5661 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, USA, +1 800 918 7870