Food & Drink

The Best Restaurants in Los Angeles 2013

These newbies are in it for the long haul

best new restaurants of 2013!

This year we fell hard for The Beignet Truck — but that bad boy has been around the block a few times. Then we met Dinner Lab, who only pops into town for steamy one-night stands. Suffice it to say, 2013 left us starved for something steady.

Herewith, the best new restaurants that want to …

… Meet your parents: The Wallace

… Stay connected: Rao’s

… Take you out on the town: Acabar

… Be your ’bu: Mr Chow Malibu

… Re-create a Lady and the Tramp moment: Tsujita Annex

best new restaurants of 2013!

… Keep it casual (for now): Village Tavern

… Be more than friends: Donut Friend

… Experiment: Crossroads

… Leave it up to fate: Q

… Stay for breakfast: Another Kind of Sunrise

… Be your No. 1: Goldie’s

Photos: Kimberly Genevieve for DailyCandy; Biz Urban Photography for DailyCandy