Finding the right restaurant for your large group dining needs can be difficult to manage, especially during the holiday season. These five fabulous Los Angeles restaurants offer not just great tasting food and drinks, but they also feature unique environments for your holiday group dining needs, from parties ranging from 16-60. From warm and cozy to modern and posh, explore the private dining rooms at these LA locales.
9201 Sunset Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
West Hollywood’s RivaBella Restaurant provides rustic, fine dining Italian fare perfect to warm your heart during the holiday season. Their private dining Wine Cave seats up to 50 guests or accommodates 70 for a cocktail reception. The brick-lined, cavernous space, designed to look like an old-fashioned wine cellar, offers a unique environment for your private events.
FIG & OLIVE Melrose Place
8490 Melrose Pl
West Hollywood, CA 90069
The White Atrium inside FIG & OLIVE’s Melrose Place establishment boasts a dramatic garden terraced private dining space for holiday entertaining. Seating up to fifty guests, the French Riviera inspired restaurant’s Atrium boasts a large skylight, Mediterranean coastal flora, and sophisticated white furnishings making this a unique space for daytime events as well.
CAFE del REY
4451 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
CAFE del REY, located on the beautiful Marina in stunning Marina del Rey, can host up to 50 seated guests (65 for a cocktail reception) in their private Regatta Room. The room boasts sweeping views of the Marina and is accented by a fireplace. White linen-clad tables topped with modern glassware help accentuate any holiday party theme.
Napa Valley Grille
1100 Glendon Ave #100
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Westwood’s Napa Valley Grille offers three private dining rooms to suit any holiday occasion. The adjacent Silverado and Rutherford rooms can combine together to seat up to sixty guests; the wine-country inspired rooms boast a wood-burning fireplace for the ultimate winter ambiance. For a more intimate gathering, consider the Tasting Room, featuring a wall of windows that face the Westwood scene.
1416 4th St.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Make your next holiday party a Mexican food fiesta at Mercado, located in Santa Monica. The innovative mix of classical and contemporary Mexican cuisine is offered in an eclectic modern, upscale dining space. The private mezzanine level overlooks the bustling main dining room below, offering both a space away from, and still both part of, the distinctive restaurant scene.
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