From Calabasas in the West All the Way East to Burbank, the Best Places in the 818 to Sip, Dine and Kick Back

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Vibrato Grill, Jazz & Etc.

A dinner club pairing top musical talents with the fine dining experience you’d expect from Los Angeles’ best restaurants. Whether you’re hanging out at the bar, celebrating your special occasion, or having a fun night out with friends, there will always be top-quality live music playing to make it an evening to remember. Seasonally fresh, expertly prepared cuisine and incredible cocktails are served in a sophisticated yet inviting atmosphere.

2930 Beverly Glen Circle, Los Angeles
310-474-9400 | | IG: @vibratogrilljazz

Boneyard Bistro

A staple of Sherman Oaks for 17 years, Boneyard Bistro serves regional BBQ and inspired bistro fare along with an extensive craft beer list and more than 100 bourbons.

13539 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-906-7427 | | IG: @boneyardbistro


Serving modern, made-from-scratch Mexican fare, Casita is open daily for dinner and happy hour, plus weekend brunch. Seating is indoors and on the open-air patio.

14015 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-688-5009 | | IG: @casita_shermanoaks


Traditional meets modern at Lovi’s Delicatessen with Jewish, international and American fare. Enjoy innovative and award-winning food and desserts at our bakery, restaurant and bar.

24005 Calabasas Rd., Calabasas
818-223-8777 | | IG: @lovisdeli


A popular modern-casual restaurant specializing in wholesome, hand-crafted recipes and libations. With warm hospitality, good vibes and globally inspired food, cocktails and music, Granville is a culture—not a concept. We support local, organic and certified humane practices whenever possible and make food from scratch daily. Offering lunch, dinner, weekend brunch, happy hour and a full bar in a casual yet tasteful environment.

Burbank, Studio City, West Hollywood, Pasadena, North Hollywood | IG: @granville

Osteria La Buca

A casual, local gathering place for food, friends, wine and cocktails with a menu that reflects an uncomplicated, classic, grassroots approach to Italian country food inspired by our Southern California backyard.

14235 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-456-1216 | | IG: @osterialabuca


Open daily for dinner and happy hour, Taisho serves modern Japanese fare: robatayaki, sashimi, sushi, cocktails, sake and more. Indoor and outdoor seating available.

14016 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-650-8192 | | IG: @taisho_shermanoaks

The Oaks at Lakeside

Located in Los Encinos State Historic Park, the restaurant offers a majestic and scenic dining experience and provides an inviting ambience for any special occasion.

16817 Ventura Blvd., Encino
747-217-4002 | | IG: @theoaksatlakeside

Nectar of The Dogs Wine

Wine and dog lovers are invited to “paws” and relax in our rustic, industrial-style tasting room. Featuring a California wine tasting menu and wine by the glass or bottle, our charitable wine company donates 10% of all bottle sales to nonprofit rescue organizations. Enjoy live music Sundays 2 to 5 p.m. or a slushy frosé—on tap all summer long! Visit the tasting room Friday 3 to 7 p.m. or Saturday/Sunday noon to 6 p.m.

791 Chambers Lane, Suite 110, Simi Valley (inside Chambers Business Park)
702-275-0482 | | IG: @nectarofthedogswine

The Sherman

A rustic haven for food and drink lovers, The Sherman serves up modern American cuisine paired with seasonal craft cocktails, beer, and wine. Open daily for lunch and dinner. Brunch available on Saturdays and Sundays.

14633 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-485-2200 | | IG: @theshermanla

White Harte Pub

A cozy hidden gem and neighborhood favorite, White Harte Pub serves delicious fare and has a full cocktail bar and 18 draft beers on tap. Open at noon for lunch, serving brunch until 5 p.m. on weekends and dinner, with competitive, tasty happy hour from 4 to 6 p.m. on weekdays.

22456 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills
818-224-3822 | | IG: @whitehartepub

Wood & Water

Experience a modern American restaurant and bar with multicultural influences featuring the freshest seafood, oyster bar and creative cocktails.

13359 Ventura Blvd., Sherman Oaks
818-855-1661 | | IG: @woodandwaterla


Experience the best of Los Angeles under one roof at the iconic Vitello’s restaurant! Savor timeless Italian fare with a California twist in our main dining room, or venture upstairs to The Velvet Martini Lounge for craft dishes and sophisticated ambience. For a more intimate gathering, The Rendition Room offers a cozy, speakeasy-style bar setting with upscale cocktails. Whatever you’re in the mood for, Vitello’s restaurant has you covered. Come see why it’s an LA icon.

4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City
818-769-0905 | | IG: @VitellosStudioCity

The Velvet Martini Lounge

Experience the glamour of Old Hollywood in The Velvet Martini Lounge at Vitello’s—a Rat Pack-inspired bar and restaurant with nightly live music, upscale food and craft cocktails.

4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City
818-769-0905 | | IG: @TheVelvetMartiniLounge

The Rendition Room

Step through the bookcase and into The Rendition Room at Vitello’s: our cozy backroom speakeasy, perfect for a romantic date or a night out with close friends.

4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City
818-769-0905 | | IG: @TheRenditionRoom

Studio Brunch at Vitello’s

Try the Studio Brunch at Vitello’s every weekend, featuring a three-course brunch for $24.99 and $10 cocktails. Weekend like you mean it.

4349 Tujunga Ave., Studio City
818-769-0905 | | IG: @VitellosStudioCity
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