Occasional traveler. Prefer to avoid the guidebooks and live like a local. Always a fan of setting up a new routine in a new place. Explorer of my own neighborhood.
As others have said, Pizzeria Mozza is fantastic. Masa of Echo Park Bakery & Cafe does the best Chicago-style pie I've had this side of the Mississippi. Come with a group or plan on having leftovers for a week. You're... See More
Father's Office is a must-hit. It's not my personal favorite, but that's a matter of taste/opinion. A lot of friends swear by it; it's just not my favorite. Be aware: No ketchup, you take the burger exactly as served/no substitutions.... See More
What's your rough budget? If you group up into rooms, that can help reduce prices and certainly was how my friends and I managed to stay at decent places when we were younger. Without a clear sense of how much you can part with it can be difficult to make a clear-cut... See More
Le Cirque has been a hit for some of our more food-inclined groups in the past. It's not super new but has been consistently good. If your group is from NYC you might want to avoid this as it's kind of old-guard, uncool and savaged in the NYC... See More