My first 'real' mexican food experience and introduction to LA—the taco trucks on the east side are top notch, a reason in itself to never leave LA. This one is off Echo Park Ave in the Walgreens parking lot.
Sunset & Logan
Their patio is charming and super cute, you feel a bit on vacation while you're there. Go for brunch and order the lox benedict—they serve it on brioche with a simple side salad. Perfection.
8142 W 3rd St
Mid-century furniture heaven. Make an appointment and spend a few hours on a Saturday rummaging through furniture porn. If you can't make the small trip out to Van Nuys, check out a more curated selection at Amsterdam Modern Mohawk General Store in Silver Lake.
14123 Bessemer St