Fodor's Expert Review Animal

$$$ West Hollywood American

Owned by Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo of Iron Chef fame, this oft-packed James Beard Award–winning restaurant offers shareable plates with a focus on meat. Highlights include barbecue pork belly sandwiches, poutine with oxtail gravy, and foie gras loco moco (a hamburger topped with foie gras, quail egg, and Spam). For dessert, the house specialty is a multilayer bacon-chocolate crunch bar.

American Trendy Sceney Dinner Brunch $$$

Quick Facts

435 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, California  90036, USA

323-782–9225

www.animalrestaurant.com

Known For:
  • Bacon-chocolate crunch bar
  • A must for foodies
  • Reputation as a must for foodies
  • Being carnivore heaven
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: No lunch

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