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It’s an LA hot spot for a reason. This restaurant features a unique ambience, casual seating arrangement, and delicious coastal Italian food + cocktails. Be sure to book a reservation far in advance as they tend to fill up quickly. Pro Team SET tip — the Whipped Eggplant Dip appetizer is to die for.
Meet Katsuya’s counterpart with a less chaotic scene but just as high quality food. Indulge in this modern restaurant + bar that serves up all of the classic rolls, as well as innovative Japanese small plates. And, yes — they have tons of tasty sake.
With two locations in Brentwood + West Hollywood, Jon & Vinny’s is an all-day, go-to spot for locals. Both locations feature a modern diner layout, and of course, delicious hand-tossed pizzas and pastas — including their world-famous Spicy Vodka Fusilli.
ACTIVITIES AND CULTURE
Ready to break a sweat? Head to this studio for a yoga or pilates workout with infrared heating that challenges your core, strength, and alignment. They’ve got all the equipment — all you need to bring is yourself + your favorite SET.
One of the most unique + iconic spots in LA, visitors can look at the cosmos through telescopes, see live shows inside the planetarium, and get an amazing view of the cityscape and Hollywood sign. Bonus — there are some incredible hiking trails in the hills nearby.
This museum has a diverse and wide variety of exhibits for all ages. Spend a whole day exploring art from across decades and around the world. As the largest art museum in the western United States, there’s truly something for everyone.
Wondering where LA influencers get their green juice? Meet the LA grocery store that knows a thing or two about health and wellness. This one-stop shop for Organic groceries + grab ’n go food is a must-try for visitors who want to immerse themselves in the LA lifestyle.
Craving some sweets? Head to this renowned LA staple [and Instagram-famous spot] for a refreshing cup of frozen yogurt with a healthy dose of toppings. To put it simply — if its from the Bigg Chill, you can’t go wrong.
Kith brings a taste of NYC street style to LA, with a touch of West Coast culture. The brand is known for their wildly popular sneakers and providing customers with a shopping experience like no other. Seriously — there’s so much to see in the store, like a spot called ‘Kith treats’ where you can try their signature cereal + ice cream blend.
Spend a day shopping, dining + people watching at this upscale shopping center, situated between Malibu’s beach and mountains. Sip a smoothie from Sunlife, stop by Pure Barre for a quick stretch sesh, or pull some new clothing pieces — whatever you choose to do, your agenda is SET for hours.
This outdoor market is open every Sunday and features the coolest range of local vendors selling vintage clothing, accessories, and antiques. It’s the best place to snag one-of-a-kind collectables that’ll remind you of LA — but are quality enough to sit on your shelf forever.
Stay in the heart of Santa Monica at the city’s first + only luxury lifestyle hotel. This one-of-a-kind setting is within walking distance of the beach and features Kelly Wearstler’s interior design magic, a rooftop pool deck, and an Eastern-inspired wellness spa.
Located in Los Feliz at the foothills of Griffith Park, this hotel will transport you to a magical urban oasis. With patios and private courtyard balconies attached to each room, you’ll experience the California sunshine + breeze throughout your whole stay.
Built to resemble a Californian beach house, this boutique hotel provides a local Malibu experience like no others. It’s located across the street from the world-famous Surfrider Beach and guests who stay here rave about the design, food, and hospitality.