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8 Best Los Angeles Restaurants To Celebrate Fine Dining This Christmas
By Jessica Blunt | December 24, 2015

Best Los Angeles Restaurants To Celebrate Fine Dining This Christmas 1

Christmas happiness is getting a dinner reservation at a fine restaurant.

Occasional treats like this do not happen everyday. In fact some of our fondest memories and best moments arise when gathered around the table, amidst great food and great company.

Probably that is what the perks of dining in a fine restaurant are all about. You get good company, good food and good ambience – the things you and your loved ones look forward to have when Christmas holidays begin. Quite delightfully, many of America’s best restaurants are going to stay open on the day of Christmas eve. Some are also planning to surprise guests with special offers and new courses that are generally not served on regular days. Let’s take a tour in Los Angeles to see what the chefs in the city of big dreams have in store for their Christmas guests and party lovers this year-

#1 – Chaya Brasserie Beverly Hills

A twist of Japanese cuisine and French delicacy, the Chaya Downtown LA has much to offer on the plate this Christmas eve. Eat, drink and cherish the moment – enjoy a fulfilling feast of the seven dishes with your friends and family on this big day. This is a Christmas special table d’hote and guests can enjoy their meal with half off wine that would be served during both lunch and dinner.

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Reservation is required. Anyone who wishes to be a part of this lavish dining experience may book their table right now.

Not much of a fish monger? Looking for something different to talk about? Then drop in at Chaya Venice to experience the 12 Nights of Chaya, featuring special ingredients, fun promotion and more. Holiday offers also include gift cards and bonus cards for specified purchases from the restaurant.

#2 – Taix French Country Cuisine

Lunch, happy hours or late night, this elegant restaurant sure is a place to be when one is in downtown Los Angeles. Known for its authentic food menu and award winning wine cellar, the Taix is all set up to welcome guests this Christmas eve with fine dining and delicious foods. The French restaurant will be offering guests with a prix-fixe three course meal style, which will include French onion soup, Tuna Tartare with Sherry Vinaigrette, Escargot de Bourgogne baked in the shell with fresh garlic butter, Baked Baby Brie, Roasted Pork Tenderloin served with black olive sauce, Veal Ossobucco, Prime Rib, Roasted Salmon Filet with champagne sauce, Porobello Risotto with baby spinach, cream and parmesan cheese, Dark Chocolate Mousse, Peach Tart, Cheese Plate and more.

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Reservations are requested if you are planning to experience this exquisite French style cuisine this Christmas. Serving hours will remain open from 4:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m.

#3 –The Little Door

If you love French food, then this modern day French brasserie is the perfect place to be this Christmas season. Just step in to celebrate Holiday specials and Culinary Jubilee with some of the top chefs in the city. Guests can even look for holiday gift cards and pre-order cakes for Christmas celebration.

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#4 – Patina Restaurant Group

The Patina Restaurant Group in Los Angeles will be serving guests with special three, four and eight course prix fixe dinners this Christmas eve. Some of the dishes will include Scallop Carpaccio with finger lime, thai basil and oro blanco, Foie Gras with sweetbread, carrot ginger and huckleberry, Wild Turbot with violet potato, caper and shellfish nage, Coconut Rocher with white chocolate and lemongrass foam, Abalone with oyster, shitake, jamon iberico, Stinky Toffee Pudding with candied chestnuts and fior di latte and others. The three course meal is $85; the four course meal is $100 and the eight course meal is $150.

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There will also be a special Christmas eve cocktail and wine menu, from where guests can sip into the rich taste of signature cocktails, champagne and wine. There is more! You can visit the website to check out the address of the venue and where to contact in order to reserve a table this Christmas eve.

#5 – WP 24 by Wolfgang Puck

Sip, taste and celebrate this Winter chill with some of the most innovative menus brought to you by the Wolfgang Puck Catering team. What you will get? Some of the unique tastes and creative cuisines of the season like – Parmesan Crisp with Caramelized Pears, Candied Walnuts and Micro Arugula, Tiny Butter Squash Tart with Caramelized Onions, Fontina and Crispy Sage, Chicken Liver Mousse Crostini with Pomegranate Powder and Date Puree, Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Pear Chutney, Roasted Chicken with Caramelized Butter Squash, Port Braised Pears, Pan Sauce and Pearl Onions, Hot Cherry Turnovers with Vanilla Sugar, Black Forest Parfaits, Braised Short Rib with White Chedar Polenta Toast, Crispy Onions and Mustard Bordelaise, etc.

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You can check out the entire menu list from the website or reserve your table to celebrate the Winter with your dear ones.

#6 – La Serenata de Garibaldi

Take your family and friends to this wonderful place and discover the joyful celebration of life with great food and rich taste. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner; book your table now for an appetizing eat out to remember this Christmas. Dishes include Continental or Mexican Shrimp Cocktail, Grilled Scallops topped with mushrooms, peppers and onions, Cornmeal Fish Turnover filled with cheese, herbs, fish or meat, double Cornmeal layered Fresh Quesdillas topped with cheese, herbs, meat and spices, Shrimp Soup served with rice, Fish Tacos served with rice, beans and soup, Fish Enchiladas in Green Chili Sauce and served with rice, beans and soup, Mexican Guavas in Light Cream and more. Beverages include a long list of beer, wine, fresh fruit drink, soft drinks,etc. You can have a look into their menu to know more about their menu list.

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They also have online order options for food pickup and delivery system. You will have to order in advance if you want to share an evening full of Mexican delight this season. Enjoy!

#7 – Rosa Mexicano

It’s full of holiday happenings at Rosa Mexicano this winter. Eat, drink and celebrate this year’s Christmas with Rosa Mexicano’s special holiday menu that will be served all day. Some of the special dish names include steamed Lamb shank coated in garlic, chiles and spices and served wrapped up in parchment paper, grilled salmon served over sauteed Tuscan kale, roasted corn in poblano cream sauce and chorizo, roasted chicken tinga served with creamy tomatilla sauce, onion, cilatron and melted Chihuahua cheese, Rosa Mexicano’s signature tres enchiladas namely Suiza, Ranchera and Mestiza, etc.

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Check out their Christmas special menu list from their website. You can even receive a $20 bonus gift card for every holiday gift card purchase worth $100.

#8 – Culina

Book your table to enjoy a fine dining experience in modern Italian style, as Culina brings to you a Christmas eve dinner special on December 24th. This will be an authentic five course Christmas offering that will feature dishes like La Burrata with grilled persimmon chocolate and Italian Burrata, Lasagne Napoletana and a choice of Tagliata ( New York steak, Italian baked potatoes and porcini) or II Cartoccio (wild caught clams and branzino). Dining hours will be open from 6 to 10:30 pm and the cost for each person will be $85 (exclusive of tax and other gratuity).

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You can visit the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles to celebrate the Christmas special day brunch too. Choices are plenty and guests would be left spoilt with more choice. Cost per person will be $109 and you can book a table online.

So whatever holiday feasting wish you may have this time, book your table now before the closing bells ring. Do not forget to share your fine dining experience with us and millions of readers who are going through this post right now. We would love to hear about the dishes that had left your nose tingling with delight and your mouth open and drooling. Bon appetit!

About the Author

Jessica Blunt works as a Local Business Reputation Manager at Vintelli, a next generation mobile and web directory application. In her 7 years of experience in Reputation Management, she has partnered many local and small-scale businesses to help them attain a high level of online visibility and recognition. Jessica is an expert at creating an impressive image of local businesses in the minds of their audiences.

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