Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Los Angeles

Osteria Mozza
Mario Batali and Nancy Silverton team up to bring you a modern Italian classic...
Otium
Found next to the contemporary art museum The Broad in Downtown LA, Chef Timothy Hollingsworth’s Otium is a sophisticated, approachable restaurant.
P.Y.T.
A seasonal restaurant in Downtown LA, P.Y.T. serves fresh, vegetable-centric dishes in light and airy bistro-style surrounds.
Palihouse Holloway
Combining luxury long-stay residences and boutique hotel suites, Palihouse Holloway brings chic styling and top amenities to its upscale properties.
Pantages Theatre
Come here to see big musical shows and some of your favourite musicians play in a classic Hollywood venue.
Park’s BBQ
This chic Korean franchise has landed in Korea Town to let loose their refined Korean cuisine on LA palates.
Pasadena Playhouse
Remarkably, the second oldest regional theatre in the entire United States, The Pasadena Playhouse has been a great institution of American theatre since 1917.
Pattern Bar
This fashionable bar pulls an Oh-so-stylish crowd...
Paul Smith
Some quirky English style exported to Paris. Rule Brittania.
Perry’s
Perry's is something of an institution on LA sands; offering bikes and burgers in equal measures (not at the same time mind) this is the perfect place to get some exercise and refuel in suitable calorific fashion afterwards.
Petit Ermitage
Achingly hip and artisan spot in West Hollywood that’ll bring out the bohemian in any traveler.  
Petit Trois
Petit Trois is a popular and truly petite Franco-licious restaurant in Hollywood, offering up lashings of Parisian ambience and delicious bistro fare.
Philippe the Original
Landmark diner with unbelievable French-dipped sandwiches...
Picca
Picca presents a rip-roaring and zesty fusion of flavours from lofty Peruvian landscapes and Japanese coastline.
Pink’s Hot Dogs
The undisputed 'hot dog to the stars' is a LA institution...
Plan Check
A spare and industrial restaurant inspired by architectural firms’ aesthetics, Plan Check blends Americana classics with Japanese elements that are a nod to its Little Osaka neighbourhood locale. 
Planet Blue
Planet Blue attracts a regular roster of celebrity clients thanks to its well-stocked rails of hip designers.
Porto’s Bakery
Ridiculously crowded family-run Cuban bakery...
Post & Beam
Cheery farm-fresh food straight out of the wood-burning oven.
Pour Vous
Of the dance clubs LA offers, those looking for a rowdy night out may want to head elsewhere: most of the dancing that takes place here is courtesy of the burlesque dancers who are dropped from the ceiling.
Prada Epicenter
The devil may indeed wear Prada but so do Hollywood's hottest celebrities who come here to the brand's LA flagship to stock up.
Providence
Some of the best seafood in LA with the emphasis on simplicity of flavors...
Public Kitchen & Bar Opens in Los Angeles
Public Kitchen & Bar opens in Los Angeles at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
Pussy & Pooch
Pampered pussies and preened pooches are indulged here by their outrageous owners.
Q Sushi LA
Serving artisanal Edo-style sushi in Downtown, Q Sushi LA is a superlative addition to the sushi scene in the city, offering a pure experience.
Rage
Draws blessedly young hordes of beautiful boys and lesbian lookers to dance the night away with a cocktail or three.
Rainbow Bar & Grill
As close as you can come to being on tour with Motley Crue circa 1989, The Rainbow has been host to everyone from Marilyn Monroe to heavy metal rockers, and retains a roadie-licious edge.
Red Medicine
Punked-up and modern Vietnamese cuisine from three LA locals with a love of East-Asian spice.
Redbird
Redbird, found in the 1930’s rectory of Downtown LA’s deconsecrated cathedral, is a New American restaurant from talented chef Neal Fraser.
Reel Inn
Post-beach snacking when you don't want that glorious day to end...
Regency Car Rentals
Renewed Opulence for The Beverly Wilshire
The newly refurbished Penthouse and Presidential Suite at Los Angeles' Beverly Wilshire Hotel offers the ultimate in no expense spared luxury.
République
Restaurateur Bill Chait and husband-and-wife team Walter and Margarita Manzke are responsible for the French-inspired splendour of République in LA.
Ron Herman
Look beyond the dazzling window displays at Ron Herman and you'll see there's more than meets the eye; mainly labels and lots of them.
Rooftop – The Standard
Rooftop at The Standard has the most breathtaking view of LA's sky-high cityscape and sipping cocktails in the warm night surrounded by glittering skyscrapers is something special...
Roscoe’s
Soul food - spicy, messy, fattening, straightforward and utterly comforting...
Royce Hall
An architectural gem as well as home to the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and stage to luminaries such as Albert Eintsein and Ella Fitzgerald, Royce Hall is a must-see LA icon at UCLA.
Runyon Canyon
If views are your thing a ramble along Runyon Canyon is an incredible way to see the city - from all kinds of awe-inspiring angles.
Sadie Kitchen and Lounge
Bar manager Giovanni Martinez has crafted a selection of classic and custom cocktails that, alongside his personalised service, excel.
Saks Fifth Avenue
Winona enjoyed her time at Saks Fifth Avenue so much she forgot to pay; so long as you don't follow her lead you'll get on just fine here with plenty of fabulous fashion for the er taking.

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