Guidebook for East Los Angeles

Fafa
Guidebook for East Los Angeles

Food Scene

Our fave places to eat nearby.
Their food is just OK. But, it’s Starbucks for the fancy coffee folks.
Starbucks
906 Goodrich Blvd
Their food is just OK. But, it’s Starbucks for the fancy coffee folks.
great tacos
King Taco # 15
4300 E Olympic Blvd
great tacos
fancy tacos with homemade tortillas and great horchata!
40 yerel halk öneriyor
Guisados
2100 East Cesar E Chavez Avenue
40 yerel halk öneriyor
fancy tacos with homemade tortillas and great horchata!
good for lunch
Xris Burgers
5243 E Washington Blvd
good for lunch
craft beer and good food
BREW KITCHEN BAR
2328 Garfield Ave S
craft beer and good food
amazing sandwiches/lunch spot
Z's Crazy Good
1470 Monterey Pass Rd
amazing sandwiches/lunch spot
fried chicken
Phat Birds
4701 E 3rd St
fried chicken
get your kabob on!
The Mediterranean Kitchen
2480 S Atlantic Blvd
get your kabob on!
well known italian place with homemade pasta
36 yerel halk öneriyor
Maccheroni Republic
332 South Broadway
36 yerel halk öneriyor
well known italian place with homemade pasta
japanese bbq/tapas. great happy hour
Izakaya & Bar Fu-ga
111 South San Pedro Street
japanese bbq/tapas. great happy hour
byob italian place with no corkage!
19 yerel halk öneriyor
Colori Kitchen
429 West 8th Street
19 yerel halk öneriyor
byob italian place with no corkage!
good food and bar
21 yerel halk öneriyor
Little Easy
216 West 5th Street
21 yerel halk öneriyor
good food and bar
craft beer and good sausages including some with exotic meats
126 yerel halk öneriyor
Wurstküche
800 East 3rd Street
126 yerel halk öneriyor
craft beer and good sausages including some with exotic meats
vegan and actually delicious
94 yerel halk öneriyor
Donut Friend
5107 York Boulevard
94 yerel halk öneriyor
vegan and actually delicious
Open every Sunday, year round 10am-4pm. The largest weekly open air market in America with a hundred food and retail vendors. Beer garden as well! la.smorgasburg.com
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Smorgasburg
787 S Alameda St
32 yerel halk öneriyor
Open every Sunday, year round 10am-4pm. The largest weekly open air market in America with a hundred food and retail vendors. Beer garden as well! la.smorgasburg.com
Giant upscale food court with endless food options in the middle of DTLA!
408 yerel halk öneriyor
Grand Central Market
317 S Broadway
408 yerel halk öneriyor
Giant upscale food court with endless food options in the middle of DTLA!

Shopping

There are obviously more, but just google what you want/need! These are our closest faves!
duh its Target
Target
5600 Whittier Blvd
duh its Target
good selection of records
Record Jungle
2459 W Whittier Blvd
good selection of records
great shopping and dining at an outdoor outlet mall
67 yerel halk öneriyor
Citadel Outlets
100 Citadel Drive
67 yerel halk öneriyor
great shopping and dining at an outdoor outlet mall
Very fun bookstore with vinyl records too. Instagram-worthy hallways and an art gallery upstairs.
188 yerel halk öneriyor
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St
188 yerel halk öneriyor
Very fun bookstore with vinyl records too. Instagram-worthy hallways and an art gallery upstairs.

Drinks & Nightlife

We are not nightclub types so these are our low key go-to spots! Also live music venues (depending on the bands playing)!
Local brewery with live music and changing food trucks (on weekends).
Angry Horse Brewing
603 W Whittier Blvd
Local brewery with live music and changing food trucks (on weekends).
Brewery with full bar in hipster-y arts district with skee ball and board games. Connected counter food spot with good gastro pub selection.
33 yerel halk öneriyor
Arts District Brewing Company
828 Traction Ave
33 yerel halk öneriyor
Brewery with full bar in hipster-y arts district with skee ball and board games. Connected counter food spot with good gastro pub selection.
Large brewery with corn hole games and changing artwork.
88 yerel halk öneriyor
Angel City Brewery
216 S Alameda St
88 yerel halk öneriyor
Large brewery with corn hole games and changing artwork.
good food and craft beer by highland park brewery
96 yerel halk öneriyor
The Hermosillo
5125 York Blvd
96 yerel halk öneriyor
good food and craft beer by highland park brewery
dive-ish. next to Colori Kitchen and near Little Easy
16 yerel halk öneriyor
Golden Gopher
417 West 8th Street
16 yerel halk öneriyor
dive-ish. next to Colori Kitchen and near Little Easy
Fafa bartends here and Ryan’s rock band plays here! Come visit us!! Awesome dive-y lounge with cheap and yummy craft beers and cocktails! Rad outdoor patio and super good pizza!! Live music will start again after June 15! Our Airbnb guests will get our friends and family discount off the food and drinks if you visit during Fafa’s shift!
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Silverlake Lounge
2906 Sunset Blvd
27 yerel halk öneriyor
Fafa bartends here and Ryan’s rock band plays here! Come visit us!! Awesome dive-y lounge with cheap and yummy craft beers and cocktails! Rad outdoor patio and super good pizza!! Live music will start again after June 15! Our Airbnb guests will get our friends and family discount off the food and drinks if you visit during Fafa’s shift!

Entertainment & Activities

It’s LA. There are so many great things to do for entertainment and activities, depending on what you like! Google is your friend here. These are a couple things we do other than just drinking and eating.
bar-cade with retro games for a quarter! a whole room of vintage pinball machines!
59 yerel halk öneriyor
EightyTwo
707 East 4th Place
59 yerel halk öneriyor
bar-cade with retro games for a quarter! a whole room of vintage pinball machines!
Small casino, no slot machines
The Commerce Casino & Hotel
6121 Telegraph Rd
Small casino, no slot machines

Essentials

Local reacreational Marijuana Dispensaries that are great.
Great recreation cannabis store that is partnered with Jungle Brothers farms. 10 min drive from our place. Very premium selection and prices are on the higher side. Lines can get long during peak hours so outs best to go early.
TLC Collective
3650 E Olympic Blvd
Great recreation cannabis store that is partnered with Jungle Brothers farms. 10 min drive from our place. Very premium selection and prices are on the higher side. Lines can get long during peak hours so outs best to go early.
Great recreational dispensary within walking distance from our house! Very decent quality and good prices. Super friendly bud tenders!
East LA Cannabis
6009 E Olympic Blvd
Great recreational dispensary within walking distance from our house! Very decent quality and good prices. Super friendly bud tenders!
MedMen Los Angeles - DTLA (S. Broadway)
735 S Broadway
The Apple store of weed.