50 Los Angeles Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Baran’s 2239, Bavel, Fishing With Dynamite
Price Range:$$$ - $$$
Cuisines:American, Middle Eastern, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Hermosa Beach, Downtown, Manhattan Beach

Baran’s 2239

$$$$·American·
Hermosa Beach
717 reviews
  • Spicy
  • Bar Seating
  • Comfort Food
Always excellent. Great food, creative menu that regularly changes, good drinks, great service. Far and away the best restaurant in the South Bay.
100% recommended

Bavel

$$$$·Middle Eastern·
Downtown
1,927 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
Enjoyed a nice food experience with our son at Bavel. I came here once before and enjoyed every dish. Wishing Bavel the best for the next three weeks shutdown. I felt safe eatiRead more
93% recommended
Best Overall in Downtown / South and East LA

Fishing With Dynamite

$$$$·Seafood·
Manhattan Beach
1,658 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
The Peruvian scallops were AMAZING! I have never had anything like them before and will dream about them for a long time to come! Also loved the seared diver scallops on the entreeRead more
97% recommended
Seafood in Los Angeles
106 people mentioned the Key Lime Pie

Nick's Manhattan Beach

$$$$·American·
Manhattan Beach
1,264 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
one of my favorite restaurants in mb!
98% recommended
American in Los Angeles
86 people mentioned the Manhattan

Nick's South Lake Ave

$$$$·American·
Pasadena
1,246 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Fit for Foodies
Birthday dinner
97% recommended
71 people mentioned the Butter Cake

Bestia

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown
4,273 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
Food was delicious. Service was great.
94% recommended
Best Overall in Downtown / South and East LA
91 people mentioned the Cavatelli

Ysabel

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Beverly / Fairfax / La Brea / Third St.
1,282 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Love love love!! We celebrated my b day on Monday and i enjoyed the food and the service, atmosphere.. everything is spot on ! 👌🏻 i am definitely coming back very soon!
93% recommended
Contemporary American in Los Angeles
10 people mentioned the Rigatoni

Shiro Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary French·
Pasadena
977 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
I shared my duck with my table mates and they said it was the best they’ve ever tasted. Cannot wait to go back again.
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Pasadena / San Gabriel
30 people mentioned the Truffle Ravioli

The Arbour - Pasadena

$$$$·Californian·
Pasadena
983 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
A superb dining experience! I hope to go back here often.
96% recommended
Californian in Los Angeles
20 people mentioned the Tagliatelle

Beauty & Essex - Los Angeles

$$$$·Global, International·
Hollywood
1,187 reviews
  • Romance
  • Hot Spot
  • Good for Birthdays
Always a great place to share bites with friends and family while drinking delicious cocktails!
91% recommended
Group Bookings in Hollywood
45 people mentioned the Dumplings

Avra Beverly Hills

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Beverly Hills
2,017 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Love this place!! Always such a great time and the food, service, and ambiance is 5-star.
95% recommended
Mediterranean in Los Angeles
51 people mentioned the Fresh Fish

Republique

$$$$·French·
Hollywood
3,371 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
Great evening! Amazing food! Thank you very kindly, always, Chef Walter and your wonderful Republique Family! With gratitude, P
94% recommended
French in Los Angeles
92 people mentioned the Short Rib

Gracias Madre - West Hollywood

$$$$·Mexican·
West Hollywood
4,415 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Vegan
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Ahhhh, Gracias Madre was my GO-TO for patio dining throughout most of last year. Beautiful atmosphere, great service, and the happy hour options were a good value (we always made aRead more
91% recommended
Mexican in Los Angeles
64 people mentioned the Guacamole

The Palm Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Beverly Hills
1,257 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
ALWAYS love dining here! Love the charred, medium rare NY with sides of mushrooms and broccoli. The Caesar is a great starter as well as the shrimp cocktail. Our waitress was fantaRead more
96% recommended
Lunch in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
25 people mentioned the Monica

Alexander's Steakhouse - Pasadena

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
1,340 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
Very friendly workers. Delicious food. Outdoor seating decorations a bit bland compared to Ruth Chris and Mastros. Can’t wait to return for indoor dining!
92% recommended
Best Overall in Pasadena / San Gabriel
73 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef

Caffe Pinguini

$$$$·Italian·
Playa del Rey
884 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
Amazing service. Everyone was so cheerful and happy to serve us. The food was amazing. We had dinner with out 19-month old at 9:30 pm and it was just fine. Amazing spot.
98% recommended
Best Service in Beach Cities
12 people mentioned the Chilean Sea Bass

Luca Bella Fine Foods

$$$$·Italian·
Glendora
240 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
Food was excellent tonight! Had the pappardelle pasta with shrimp, mussels, and scallops and the seafood was cooked perfectly. Loved it
98% recommended
6 people mentioned the Cheese Platter

Saint & Second

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Long Beach
1,100 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Great restaurant and wonderful atmosphere only wished me u was a bit bigger
95% recommended
28 people mentioned the Duck Meatball

The Grill on the Alley - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steak·
Beverly Hills
1,170 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
perfect as always, Can't goo wrong with their Cobb salad and a gin and tonic
100% recommended
26 people mentioned the Dover Sole

Petrossian Restaurant & Boutique

$$$$·French·
West Hollywood
745 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The service and food here is outstanding. The restaurant is well designed and quiet. There are several seating options including outdoors when the weather permits. They have a couRead more
96% recommended
267 people mentioned the Caviar

Plant Food + Wine Venice

$$$$·Vegan·
Venice
917 reviews
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Vegan
Dishes are inventive, delicious and HEALTHY! Always feel good about eating here! One of my favorites in Venice...BEAUTIFUL patio and atmosphere a PLUS!
92% recommended
Healthy in Los Angeles
16 people mentioned the Dumplings

Casa Nostra Ristorante - Pacific Palisades

$$$$·Italian·
Pacific Palisades
357 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Quiet Conversation
Always feels like I'm dining at my favorite Italian aunt's house! Love it.
100% recommended
Best Value in Los Angeles
6 people mentioned the Biscotti

Mastro's Ocean Club - Malibu

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Malibu
3,770 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
Great spot for a romantic or friend-filled dinner. Delicious food! Festive atmosphere!
82% recommended
Most Booked in Los Angeles
115 people mentioned the Butter Cake

The Ivy

$$$$·Californian·
Beverly Hills
5,563 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasions
Love this place as always, please support your restaurants!
85% recommended
Brunch in Los Angeles
59 people mentioned the Chocolate Chip Cookie

Redbird - Los Angeles

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
2,319 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
My boyfriend and I went last minute to celebrate our anniversary. The server we had was very knowledgeable of the menu and guided us to make great selections. She recommended the mRead more
100% recommended
51 people mentioned the Avocado Salad

Gwen Specialty Butcher Shop & Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Hollywood
981 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for Anniversaries
We celebrated our anniversary at Gwen. Our server treated us to a glass of champagne. The food was outstanding and the service was very good. Only downside COVID-19 made the atmospRead more
100% recommended
26 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef

Momed - Atwater Village

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Silver Lake
882 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
Had an amazing meal and great time. Everything was delicious.
93% recommended
Mediterranean in Los Angeles
19 people mentioned the Short Rib

Catch LA

$$$$·Seafood·
West Hollywood
6,108 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Hot Spot
the service was amazing !
84% recommended
Seafood in Los Angeles
45 people mentioned the Lobster Mac

The Penthouse at Mastro's, Beverly Hills

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Beverly Hills
1,592 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Absolutely amazing. Everyone is kind and friendly very professional and courteous. Food is delicious.
86% recommended
Special Occasions in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
72 people mentioned the Butter Cake

Gyu-Kaku - Burbank, CA

$$$$·Japanese·
Burbank
374 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Happy Hour
  • Worth the Drive
Love this place!!! looking forward to when we get back to all you can eat. Servers are friendly and attentive.
100% recommended
16 people mentioned the Gyu Kaku

Ruth's Chris Steak House - Marina Del Rey

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Marina del Rey
1,480 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Service was excellent food was great. Mac & cheese was 🔥
92% recommended
Special Occasions in Westside
25 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Rustico (Westlake Village, CA)

$$$$·Italian·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
1,238 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
It was a great experience! Although it was a little chilly, they made us comfortable by providing heaters. The staff was very attentive and pleasant. The food was amazing! HopefullRead more
98% recommended
Fit for Foodies in San Fernando Valley / Valencia
25 people mentioned the Short Rib

La Boucherie

$$$$·American·
Downtown
696 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
Incredible views & great customer service!
12 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Mastro's Steakhouse - Thousand Oaks

$$$$·Steak·
Thousand Oaks
4,033 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romance
The 28 Day Dry Aged Bone-in Ribeye was delish, as you'd expect, but the surprise of the night was the Red Velvet Butter Cake, which was so unique and just out of this world!
86% recommended
Best Food in Ventura County
151 people mentioned the Butter Cake

North Italia - El Segundo

$$$$·Italian·
El Segundo
1,785 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Good for a Date
Great Food. Safe Outdoor Dining. Love coming here and will keep coming back
96% recommended
Lunch in Beach Cities
46 people mentioned the Calamari

Il Pastaio

$$$$·Italian·
Beverly Hills
1,449 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Cosy
  • Fit for Foodies
Superb meal and service.
14 people mentioned the Truffle Pasta

Dal Rae

$$$$·American·
Pico Rivera
3,913 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
As always, above & beyond! Server Michelle is a true pro! Delicious meal! Thank you Dal Rae! The best!
98% recommended
Best Overall in Downtown / South and East LA
243 people mentioned the Pepper Steak

Baltaire

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Brentwood
1,243 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
Food was delicious. Only issue was the patio was pretty cold. They need to increase the heaters if they continue with the outdoor dining. It’s a lot of money to spend feeling coldRead more
99% recommended
Romance in Westside
26 people mentioned the Greek Salad

The Royce Wood-Fired Steakhouse at the Langham

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
913 reviews
  • Romance
  • Quiet Conversation
  • Special Occasions
We had a wedding anniversary there. We had a wonderful time with delicious great food and wine❤️❤️ They served special desert for us. It was really tasty 😊😊😊
88% recommended
27 people mentioned the Wagyu Beef

Otium

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
2,350 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Authentic
Great atmosphere, good suggestions from wait staff, wait staff not terribly attentive - we had to ask someone to send our waitress to take our order, bring the check, and bring boxRead more
100% recommended
60 people mentioned the Hamachi

Davenport's Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Encino
1,247 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
It was a wonderful evening. The patio is big and beautiful. Staff and service were exceptional !
97% recommended
Best Ambience in San Fernando Valley / Valencia
46 people mentioned the Lobster Bites

Arroyo Chop House

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Pasadena
2,577 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
Its an old stand by in the Pasadena area. Can't say anything bad about it. The food is good. The service is good. Really enjoy the Caesar Salad prepared table side. Cocktails areRead more
94% recommended
90 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Lawry's The Prime Rib - Beverly Hills

$$$$·Prime Rib·
Beverly Hills
13,654 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Romance
Always my favorite restaurant and the first outside of home dining I chose to have since the pandemic began.
91% recommended
Special Occasions in West Hollywood / Beverly Hills / Mid-Wilshire
4,231 people mentioned the Prime Rib

The Strand House

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Los Angeles / Orange County
2,845 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Fit for Foodies
Our server Joe was great! Our view (up next to the window) was amazing! Parking was easy (but it was a Monday at 5pm). We'll definitely return to try the rest of the menu!
100% recommended
214 people mentioned the Manhattan
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Cafe Bizou - Agoura Hills

$$$$·French·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
1,752 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Food and service are always excellent.
98% recommended
Best Overall in Los Angeles
25 people mentioned the Rack Lamb

Sage - A Plant Based Bistro

$$$$·Vegetarian / Vegan·
Culver City
721 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Brunch
  • Casual
We love Sage. The food is amazing and you wouldn't even know it's all Vegan. Service is friendly, fast and on point, the prices are affordable and the portions are big. You would nRead more
90% recommended
15 people mentioned the Butternut Squash Ravioli

Red Herring - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Eagle Rock
385 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
I love this place. The food is great and the location is beautiful. They’re taking a hiatus, but I hope they come right back.
94% recommended
22 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Osteria Orto - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Italian·
Agoura Hills / Westlake Village
153 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
Food was delicious, but somewhat overpriced . Too noisy
97% recommended
3 people mentioned the Flat Bread
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Yardbird Southern Table & Bar - Los Angeles - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Southern·
Beverly Hills
826 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Birthdays
Great experience! Can't wait to go back & bring friends as well.
89% recommended
78 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Little Next Door / LND - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary French·
West Hollywood
561 reviews
  • Brunch
  • Cosy
  • Outdoor Eating
I have always enjoyed Little Next Door and hope they remain open for much much longer!
100% recommended
10 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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