The Guide to Los Angeles Restaurants in "City of Gold"

Jonathan Gold eating lunch in "City of Gold"
Jonathan Gold in Laura Gabbert’s CITY OF GOLD. Courtesy of Sundance Selects. A Sundance Selects release.

Los Angeles is regarded as one of the top dining destinations in the country, a multicultural mecca for foodies and chefs alike. From Michelin-starred restaurants to humble street carts, Los Angeles Times restaurant critic Jonathan Gold has written about it all for more than two decades. The first food writer to win the Pulitzer Prize in criticism, Gold is the subject of a new documentary, City of Gold.

Directed by Laura Gabbert and featuring some of L.A.’s most acclaimed chefs and restaurants, City of Gold takes the audience on a journey to discover Los Angeles through the eyes of one of its foremost cultural writers and a true ambassador of the city. Read on for a guide to L.A. restaurants featured in City of Gold.

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5223 W Sunset Blvd
90027-5709 Los Angeles , CA
Moderate
3014 W Olympic Blvd
90006-2516 Los Angeles , CA
Moderate
1053 S Fairfax Ave.
90019 Los Angeles , CA
Moderate
950 E Colorado Blvd. Suite 107
91106 Pasadena , CA
Various Locations
90066 Los Angeles , CA
Cheap
702 N. Figueroa Street
90012 Los Angeles , CA
Cheap
641 N. Highland Avenue
90036 Los Angeles , CA
Pricy
11301 Olympic Blvd #102
90064 Los Angeles , CA
Pricy
716 N Highland Ave
90038 Los Angeles , CA
Expensive
811 South Long Beach Blvd
90221 Compton , CA
Moderate
3040 E Olympic Blvd
90023 Los Angeles , CA
317 S. Broadway
90013 Los Angeles , CA
Free
2000 E. 7TH STREET
90021 Los Angeles , CA