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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Wine Bar
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“Stunning location to have a glass of wine with plenty of outdoor seating near the vineyard”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
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“This is the only night club in town. Mixed, fun crowd. In the Westlake Inn complex.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Garden
“The Gardens of the World is privately owned and operated by the Hogan Family Foundation, Inc. The Gardens exist not only as a cultural contribution to the community, but as an educational tool. Volunteer docents lead guided tours and assist with school tours throughout the year.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Performing Arts Theater with national and international touring live entertainment. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“This is an awesome theater with full service bar and restaurant while you're seated in the theater.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“There are only a handful of high end steak houses in the area, Mastro's, The Grill on the Alley, Holdren's, Larsens, ... and then you have to go into LA. The Grill on the Alley is the most pretentious and lowest quality of the choices. I personally like Holdern's for a regular night out, great quality steaks cooked to perfection,.. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Sporting Goods Shop
“Movie Theatre . Lemonade . Sur LaTab . Vintage grocers . Barnes and Noble . Cost Plus . Champagne . Brighton . etc.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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“Nice, slightly more upscale restaurant good for a nice occasion out, family dinner, or business dinner”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“One of the best restaurants in town. They serve excellent Italian food. I lived in Italy and can say that it is very good.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“My husband and I love coming here for happy hour, but it's great for dinner too. Cocktails are fantastic, wait staff is knowledgable and friendly, and the food is consistently delicious. I love the cubano cocktail with lime juice, pineapple juice, and sugar cane rum. The grilled artichoke is one of our favorite items as well as the ahi ceviche... ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Beautiful outdoor shopping mall with a small lake, restaurants, and boutiques”
  • 4 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Health store! Great organic foods and more . Also has help-yourself-salads and dishes to go ! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Golf Course
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
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  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Wine Bar
“Stunning location to have a glass of wine with plenty of outdoor seating near the vineyard”
  • 25 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“There are only a handful of high end steak houses in the area, Mastro's, The Grill on the Alley, Holdren's, Larsens, ... and then you have to go into LA. The Grill on the Alley is the most pretentious and lowest quality of the choices. I personally like Holdern's for a regular night out, great quality steaks cooked to perfection,.. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Steakhouse
“Nice, slightly more upscale restaurant good for a nice occasion out, family dinner, or business dinner”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“One of the best restaurants in town. They serve excellent Italian food. I lived in Italy and can say that it is very good.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“My husband and I love coming here for happy hour, but it's great for dinner too. Cocktails are fantastic, wait staff is knowledgable and friendly, and the food is consistently delicious. I love the cubano cocktail with lime juice, pineapple juice, and sugar cane rum. The grilled artichoke is one of our favorite items as well as the ahi ceviche... ”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“British Pub and restaurant! Great food! Try the full British Breakfast with fries! ;-) ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Cafe
“Amazing vegan food. Everything here is good...especially when they have jackfruit tacos.”
  • 3 locals recommend

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