OUR LOCAL FAVORITES

Best Coffee House
GOUNDWORK COFFEE CO.
811 Traction Avenue, Los Angeles CA 90189
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Just three blocks walking distance. Great for breakfast, sandwiches and the best fresh ground coffees and teas.We suggest the vanilla chai iced latte :-)

Best Local Bar
BORDELLO
901 East 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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Located right around the corner, and the site of our Fade2Black party
during LA KinkBall Fetish Weekend #2

Best Sushi (economical)
ZIP FUSION SUSHI
744 East 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
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An easy walk, just two short blocks away. Check out the baked Lobster Roll.

Best Sushi (High End)
R-23 JAPANESE CUISINE & ART GALLERY
923 E 2nd St Ste 109, Los Angeles, CA
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As the address implies, this one is right across the street. Once a railroad loading dock, now a hip downtown hideaway for those who like it raw.

Best Cafe
CAFE METROPOLE
923 East 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013
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Conveniently located right across the street (next to R23 Japanese).

Best All Night Dining (24 Hours)
PACIFIC DINING CAR
1310 West 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017
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For loads of information on Downtown LA's best restaurants, bars, attractions, shopping and more, check out these resource guides:

Citysearch Guide on Downtown L.A. 

Los Angeles Downtown Guide  

LA Weekly