The Scoop: Al Fresco DiningBy: Julissa Rodriguez
West Hollywood is known for its glamour, decadent food and great weather. When you put these three elements together, you have an outdoor dining experience that you will want to have everyday. Grab your sunglasses, invite some friends and people watch as you indulge in tasty culinary dishes.
Here is a taste of what WeHo has to offer for your choice in Al Fresco Dining.
Urth Caffe: With a great view of Melrose Avenue, Urth Caffe is the perfect spot grab some coffee, pick up breakfast or lunch and even spot a celebrity. It also carries its own brand of premium, fresh roasted whole bean organic coffee and hand selected fine teas.
Le Petit Four: Le Petit Four has a great view of Sunset Boulevard, celebrity sightings and a diverse client base. The menu is based on various tastes found around Europe, North American, and Asia. Try pasta, pizza or a homemade dessert.
Le Clafoutis: Located in the Sunset Plaza, Le Clafoutis has a delicious French menu. Come in for Happy Hour, Brunch or enjoy a drink on the terrace as you watch people walk by. You never know who you might see.
Chin Chin: For the ultimate Chinese food experience, visit Chin Chin on Sunset Boulevard. Your favorite Chinese dishes are made to order using the freshest ingredients and no MSG. Chin Chin is known for their popular Chinese Chicken Salad and Dim Sum. Enjoy traditional Chinese in a contemporary environment.
Kitchen 24: Kitchen 24 combines modern décor, a relaxed atmosphere and a traditional diner menu. Their spacious patio is great for brunch, happy hour, or a late night meal. Whether you have one of their delicious desserts or order a healthy breakfast, you will always feel at home at Kitchen 24.
Cravings: Cravings is the ultimate Mediterranean dining experience with a sophisticated environment, lavish designs and regional dishes from around Europe. Sit back and relax as you enjoy delicious Italian and Mediterranean dishes surrounded by beautiful décor and a great view of Sunset Boulevard.
Le Pain Quotidien: Whether you are in a rush or need some time to wind down, Le Pain Quotidien is the place to be on Melrose Avenue. The fresh bakery items, organic breakfast items, soups and salad will help you get your day started. Don’t forget to try their tartine!
Cafe Med: For a traditional Italian experience with a spectacular view, visit Cafe Med. Try the blue crab ravioli, lasagna or some risotto. Grab a glass of wine as you look out to Sunset Boulevard.