Brunch: the perfect meal to kickstart your weekend festivities with your girls! If you are looking for the perfect spot to brunch in LA, head on over to West Hollywood. West Hollywood has the best brunch culture, from the restaurants, to the booze, the trendy wall art and more, and you don’t want to miss it! Whether you are looking for a quick and easy brunch spot, or a place to spend all day brunching, here are the best brunch spots in West Hollywood.
1. Tortilla Republic
This is the perfect brunch spot if you are looking for a very trendy and chic atmosphere, with delicious food and drinks. This spot is known as WeHo’s modern mexican grill and tequileria, offering a modern Mexican flare on all of their dishes. The chilaquiles and huevos rancheros are a crowd favorite. Be sure to take lots of pictures here, as there are so many Instagram worthy spots.
After brunch, stop by Sur and Pump, two of Lisa Vanderpump’s restaurants, that are located on the same street as Tortilla Republic. Check out her beautiful restaurants, and grab some drinks at the bar. You may even run into a few of the Vanderpump Rules stars, or Lisa herself!
2. Catch LA
This is one of the top brunch spots in LA. From the secret garden vibes and to the retractable roof, the restaurant alone creates for a very unique, and trendy brunch experience. And not to mention, the food is amazing! The menu is very diverse, with classic breakfast options, to main dishes, and even vegan and vegetarian options. This place is perfect for everyone! Some of their most popular dishes are the cinnamon roll pancakes and the “Anytime Waffle Tower”. Be sure to book a reservation in advance, as it is always crowded and it can get competitive to get a spot!
This brunch spot was inspired by the Laurel Canyon bungalows by Joni Mitchell and “Mama” Cass Elliot, to create a full indoor and outdoor space in a very theatrical venue. Estrella has a “Brunch of champions menu” which is perfect for all of us foodies out there! The food ranges from classic breakfast options, along with some of their more popular dishes, like the Monte Cristo and The Rolling Stone. This is for sure one of the best brunch spots in West Hollywood.
4. Breakfast By Salt’s Cure
This spot is perfect if you are looking for a much more casual brunch crowd while still enjoying good food. This restaurant is based off of the original Salt’s Cure in Santa Monica and has an identical breakfast menu. The only difference is that at this location, you order your food at the counter and then pick up your food as soon as it is ready. This place is very fast and affordable, and the food does not disappoint! If you are brunching here for the first time, order their signature griddlecakes. You will love it!
5. Taste On Melrose
Taste on Melrose offers a much more unique brunch experience, as they serve their guests farmer’s market influenced foods. They took very basic comfort breakfast foods and altered or added things to the dishes to create contemporary and trendy meals. The menu has very unique spin on classic breakfast choices, like the lobster benedict. Guests can bruch in the Atrium, Atrium Bar, or Courtyard, and enjoy a meal, a cocktail, or both! This is one of the brunch spots in West Hollywood we love!
6. Hugo’s Restaurant
This brunch spot is perfect for everyone! And yes, even if you are vegan, vegetarian, lactose intolerant, etc. Everything on the menu can be altered or tailored to fit your dietary restrictions, regardless of how high-maintenance or ridiculous your requests may be! This restaurant is very low-key, with a fun and local crowd that is always down to enjoy some brunch on a Saturday. Be sure to order a pitcher of Sangria to share amongst you and your friends!
7. Scrumptious Cafe & Bakery
This spot is not as well known, but it definitely serves top-notch food. Scrumptious serves very soul-curing and satisfying foods, with lots of homemade pastries and desserts that make any brunch ten times better. When you eat here, plan to enjoy your food on the outside patio so that you can take in some of the fresh air and views too. Also note that this place does not serve alcohol, but it is perfect to satisfy all of your coffee and pastry needs! This is one of the best brunch spots in West Hollywood!
8. Hedley’s Taste on Melrose
Hedley’s is another spot that seems to go unnoticed, but the food is amazing and very reasonably priced. If you are looking for a cheaper brunch spot, with a much more relaxed and down to earth environment, this is the spot for you. They are known for their turkey chili with scrambled eggs, so make sure you give it a try!