Los Angeles has no shortage of world-class restaurants that satisfy every possible taste and budget, and the dining scene in DTLA is easily the city’s culinary mecca. New restaurants dot downtown LA’s most popular streets, so we’ve compiled a list of some of the newest restaurants to pair with your stay at Hotel Figueroa.
Only a four-minute walk away from Hotel Figueroa is one of downtown LA’s newest and best restaurants, presenting a contemporary offering of Indian cuisine, amidst a vibrant and spirited environment. Led by Chef Sujan Sarkar, Baar Baar LA is the counterpart to the famed New York establishment, continuing its legacy in the City of Angels with dishes like the Kolkata Jackfruit Cutlet, Baar Baar Butter Chicken, and the Achaari Halibut Osso Bucco. Sure to make you a repeat visitor, these dishes are perfectly complemented by craft cocktails, each dedicated to some of Bollywood’s most-loved films. This restaurant is located at 705 W 9th St., Los Angeles, CA 90015, and takes reservations so you can plan ahead.
Trejo’s Tacos is an LA favorite, with a new location recently opened at 330 S Hope St., Suite 219, Los Angeles, CA 90071. This flavorful, culinary affair is brought to you by none other than Hollywood icon, Danny Trejo. Inspired by his love for Mexican cuisine and desire to want to bring a healthier alternative to LA’s classic taco scene, Trejo crafted a menu that brings in different global influences together, for a refreshing dining experience. If you find yourself craving Latin fare, then this downtown LA Mexican restaurant is sure to become a favorite.
If you’re looking to immerse yourself in a creative fusion of both art and mouthwatering cuisine, look no further than The Art Room—a bar, restaurant, and art gallery space that is a surefire experience for all the senses. Set in a visually-striking setting, guests are invited to enrich their palate with anything from grab-and-go casual fare to signature cocktails. Less than a 10-minute walk away from Hotel Figueroa, you can find The Art Room at 908 S Olive St., Los Angeles, CA 90015.
Bringing a unique French flair to downtown LA, House of Cocotte is a new establishment that features a farm-to-table restaurant, art gallery, speakeasy, and event spaces that celebrate community, conversation, and the art of tasteful dining. Poised under the creative spirit of this space is a menu filled with locally sourced ingredients, refreshing spirits, and a French influence that transforms every dish and drink. Located at 2028 E 7th St., Los Angeles, CA 90021, this locale is open every day for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, excluding dinner on Sunday and Monday.
As you explore the best of downtown LA’s attractions and landmarks, don’t forget to try out the best DTLA restaurants, all close to your stay at Hotel Figueroa. If you need any assistance in getting a recommendation or would like to book a reservation to be close to this foodie paradise of new DTLA restaurants, our staff would be more than glad to help. Simply contact us by using the contact form or give us a call at (213)627-8971.
We’re continually inspired by the creative energy of Downtown Los Angeles. For local recommendations—and to hear from the diverse individuals who make DTLA what it is today—head to our Meet You Downtown blog.