WELCOME TO LA LA LAND

  • Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles.

    - Frank Lloyd Wright

WHERE TO EAT

  • Umami Burger - 500 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    Try the Umami burger. There’s a reason it’s the namesake.

  • Santouka Ramen - 3760 S Centinela Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90066

    Three words: Spicy Miso Ramen

  • Lime - 1800 Steward St, Santa Monica, CA 90404

    No matter what you order, always have an aqua fresca.

  • The Komodo Truck – A street corner near you.

    Get the Killer Combo, bro!

WHERE TO DRINK

  • The Daily Pint - 2310 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405

    The best Scotch selection in the city. And probably Scotland.

  • The Bungalow - 101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    A chill bar in the Fairmont Hotel. Celebrity sightings guaranteed.

  • On the Waterfront Café - 205 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291

    A great place for people watching. Actually, it’s more like freak watching.

  • Sonny McLean's - 2615 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403

    A classic New England pub where you’d better like Tom Brady.

WHERE TO SLEEP

  • The Huntley Hotel - 1111 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA 90403

    Where Modern Beachside Glamour meets Casual Urban Chic (their line, not ours)

  • The Georgian Hotel - 1415 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    Old Hollywood style that overlooks the beach.

  • The Ambrose - 1255 20th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404

    Go green at this award-winning sustainable boutique hotel.

  • The DoubleTree Hotel - 1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA 90401

    An all-suite hotel that’s close to Santa Monica’s Main Street.