The Top 10 Best New Restaurants of 2016 - Page 8 of 11 - Los Angeles Magazine

Erven's beet and avocado salad with black lentils Photograph by Dylan + Jeni These star newcomers represent L.A. at its no-limits finest.

The Best New Restaurants in LA, 2016

In many ways, 2016 seems like the year the rest of the country caught up to the fact that the food scene in LA is among the best in the country: It was hard for a month to pass without a story in Lucky Peach, the New York Times, or Bon Appétit "discovering" either a neighborhood like the San Gabriel Valley or a new-ish restaurant like Baroo getting insane accolades.