Restaurants in California are often time known for their emphasis on using locally grown and organic products. Freshest has deemed to be best when it has come to the Californian Cuisine.
Ranking in number ten on the California top ten restaurants list has been The Getty Center which was located in Los Angeles. The rank of number nine has gone to Michael’s located in Santa Monica. Michael’s has had a contemporary menu with the decor of the restaurant to match. Melisse also located in Santa Monica has ranked its French fine dining experience at number eight. At number seven Marsel's restaurant specializes in the original California cuisine. This particular restaurant has been located at a resort and boasts its spectacular views from its patio seating.
Number six comes in the form of more French and elegant cuisine. This restaurant goes by the name of Lacques. Contemporary cuisine at Joe’s come in a number 5 located in Venice and boasts that it is definitely not your average Joe’s. Restaurant number four can be found at the four seasons hotel in Westlake Village. Hamptons specializes in seasonal based California cuisine. Gordon Ramsay is the chef behind the number three pick on the list. The London West Hollywood has been an elegantly decorated place specializing in fresh Californian cuisine. Number two on the list is somewhat different than the rest. Chateau Marmont Restaurant offers fresh California cuisine served on an elegant terrace located under the West Hollywood stars. The number one pick goes by the name of Bashan Restaurant. Located in Glendale this restaurant uses the freshest of ingredients for it’s plethora of very unique dishes.
Food is a staple in everyday life. Knowing what one likes and does not helps the restaurants in the areas to conform their menus to the palettes located in the area.