LOS ANGELES TOURISM CELEBRATES MICHELIN STAR AND BIB GOURMAND ESTABLISHMENTS ALL SUMMER LONG

Food at Hotel Figueroa's Veranda Restaurant

LOS ANGELES (June 17, 2019) – In celebration of the 89 Greater Los Angeles area restaurants recognized by the California MICHELIN guide with star or Bib Gourmand distinctions, Los Angeles Tourism partnered with local businesses to offer MICHELIN-inspired culinary adventures through the Discover L.A. Exclusives program all summer long.

Partners include Preux & Proper, Avital Food Tours, Six Taste and Cartwheel Art, who are offering bespoke experiences ranging from pre-fixe menus to walking food tours at a few of this year’s MICHELIN-star and Bib Gourmand recognized restaurants.  

For a limited time only, food enthusiasts can explore the city’s thriving food scene through these experiences:

Preux & Proper
On the last Tuesday of each month from June to August, diners can enjoy a special three-course dinner for two from the New Orleans-inspired restaurant and this year’s MICHELIN Bib Gourmand recipient. 

The dinner includes a family-style, three-course menu for two priced at $39. Beverage, tax and gratuity not included. 

     Menu
     Starter- Nate's Farmer Market Salad - Weekly Preparation
     Main- Nate's Nashville Hot Rabbit - Fried Oz Farms Half Rabbit, 
     Brioche, House Pickles, Seasonal Slaw
     Desert- Southern Style Pie or Cobbler (Chef's Choice)

Avital Food Tours
Participants will visit a curated selection of Los Angeles’s top restaurants including MICHELIN Star and Bib Gourmand restaurants on an exclusive 4-course progressive meal. Each of the four courses, from appetizers to entrée to dessert, will be served at a different restaurant with surprises and delights along the way. The tour will take place on Sunday, June 16 with possible dates to follow. Cost for the tour is $150 per person.

Six Taste - Hollywood Stars Michelin Food Tour
The Hollywood Stars MICHELIN-inspired Food Tour from Six Taste includes stops at Petit Trois, Pizzeria Mozza, and Osteria Mozza, where foodies will enjoy exclusive tastings from each restaurant’s signature dishes. Guests will learn about celebrity chefs Nancy Silverton and Ludovic "Ludo" Lefebvre's journey, inspiration, and huge influence in L.A.'s food scene, earning them special recognition from the prestigious MICHELIN Guide.  The tour is on Saturday, July 21 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; cost is $175 per person. 

Six Taste - San Gabriel Valley Chinatown Michelin Food Tour
Guests on Six Taste’s San Gabriel Valley Chinatown MICHELIN-inspired Food Tour will get to try some of the best Chinese cuisine in America. As part of the tour, participants will visit Grand Harbor, Bistro Na's, and Dai Ho for multiple tastings of authentic, signature, and elevated Chinese dishes, including dim sum, noodles, braised pork belly, tofu, soup, desserts, and more.  A knowledgeable local guide will also share about the local neighborhood and Chinese culture and traditions. The tour takes place on Saturday, August 31 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and will cost $120 per person. 

Cartwheel Art - Get a Taste of the Arts District on a Cartwheel Art Tour
Travelers and locals alike can explore the south area of Downtown L.A.’s Arts District and visit restaurants included in this year’s selection of Bib Gourmand establishments in the 2019 MICHELIN Guide California. The private walking tour led by a Cartwheel Art expert will provide insider knowledge of local street art, art galleries, history, and architecture, as well as information on how this formerly industrial neighborhood is growing and changing.

This tour is available in two lengths:

1-Hour Tour: Visit one of the Michelin honorees, Guerrilla Tacos or Church & State, and taste the food that earned them this prestigious distinction. 

3-Hour Tour: This extended version of the tour will include stops at all four of the neighborhood’s Michelin honorees: Factory Kitchen, Guerrilla Tacos, Sixth + Mill, and Church and State.

Food and drink are not included in the cost of the tour. 

For more information on the MICHELIN-inspired culinary adventures and to book a Discover L.A. Exclusive experience, visit https://www.discoverlosangeles.com/exclusives.

To plan your next Los Angeles vacation, find us @discoverLA on Instagram or Facebook or visit discoverlosangeles.com

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