Summer Has Arrived in Los Angeles: The Best Brunch Spots
After several weeks of rainy and cloudy days in June, it seemed like summer would never come. However, since July began, the sun has been shining brighter, and the weather has been hot 24 hours a day. As we embrace the summer fun, why not visit your favorite restaurants outdoors?
The Outdoors, Angelenos’ Favorite Activity
Los Angeles offers a variety of activities to enjoy in the outdoors. Among these activities, brunching stands out as a popular choice. Here, we present the best places to go for brunch in the city during this time.
KA’TEEN: A Taste of the Yucatan Peninsula in Hollywood
Located in the heart of Hollywood, KA’TEEN is an inspired restaurant by Chef Wes Ávila’s Yucatan Peninsula. This place boasts an indoor-outdoor setting that transports you to a lush, tropical oasis. The menu highlights their horchata French toast, flan brûlée pancakes, and a delightful seafood platter with shrimp, ceviche, and scallops. Don’t forget to try their margaritas flavored with passion fruit and guava.
Damian: A Michelin-Starred Mexican Hideaway
Take a trip downtown to experience Damian, a restaurant with a prestigious Michelin star. Chef Enrique Olivera combines Mexican flavors with California ingredients in a modern warehouse space. While their duck carnitas are world-famous, their brunch menu offers exquisite dishes like tuna tostadas, fried chicken with pickled cucumbers, and lamb birria.
Bar Next Door: Calabama’s Collaboration
Bar Next Door has a summer brunch menu called “Calabama at Bar Next Door,” created in collaboration with Calabama’s Cara Nicole Haltiwanger. Calabama gained fame for serving one of the hottest breakfast sandwiches in town through a Hollywood window, which was dropped several stories in a bucket. Their menu features the famous breakfast sandwich, fries, and specialty cocktails.
With a variety of options, Los Angeles is the place to be for those looking for a delightful brunch experience. Whether you choose KA’TEEN, Damian, or Bar Next Door, get ready to indulge in mouthwatering dishes and take in the summer vibes. Don’t miss out on these incredible brunch spots!