Osteria Mozza

Row 1

6602 Melrose Ave (at Highland Ave)
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 297-0100
Mon–Fri: 5:30 PM–11:00 PM Sat: 5:00 PM–11:00 PM Sun: 5:00 PM–10:00 PM


Nancy Silverton, whose La Brea Bakery changed the game for artisanal bread in America, teams up here with New York-based Italian-food moguls Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich in this lively urban restaurant, complete with a mozzarella bar, unusual pasta (calf’s brain ravioli, spaghetti with marinated white anchovies), and main dishes ranging from grilled quail wrapped in pancetta to duck al mattone.  

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Nancy Silverton & Mario Batali know how to make a good panini. -Kathy Griffin, Life On The D-List
2010-11-18 14:03:02
Nancy Silverton, Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich meld their prodigious talents to bring Pizzeria Mozza and Osteria Mozza to the heart of Los Angeles.
2010-12-06 17:38:57
Don't miss the bufala mozzarella draped with spectacular anchovy with Meyer lemon and an herb salad. Nancy Silverton makes a great a caprese with bufala, cherry tomatoes and basil.
Los Angeles Times
2013-06-26 15:57:39
Start with the mozzarella bar. Try the Burrata with Bacon and Stracchino. Smoked perfection.
Joe Bastianich
2012-05-02 14:17:26
Prepare for your Roman Feast! Youll need to confess to the Pope himself after the sinful delights of this restaurant.
Showtime Network
2011-04-01 17:26:27
heaven on earth. The pizzas, the cheese, amazing!
2011-10-22 06:20:16
Despite more refined food than its pizzeria sister-restaurant, this venue is more boisterous -loud guests & louder music- classic Mario Batali. Try the mozzarella tasting plate at the mozzarella bar!
2010-08-23 13:17:08
walk in and sit at the counter
2009-08-30 00:51:11
"Have your mozzarella seasoned with caramelized shallots, basil, caperberry relish or mint pesto and accompanied by a variety of ingredients such as braised artichokes." -Gayot on TripExpert
2015-05-15 23:53:21
Expensive. Cute bar. Good food. Great atmosphere.
2014-06-05 06:20:06
Bring your dad to pay for the bill :) Grilled octopus was amazing.
2011-07-19 14:42:01
Easily my favorite restaurant in LA
2010-08-06 12:58:29
Burrata and Speck, Grilled Octopus
2010-07-22 01:50:42
One of LA's best Italians. Try Mozarrella sampler to start, a stuffed pasta for primi and outstanding beef tagliotti for segundi. If you only order a primi, beware that portions are small. Good wines.
2013-03-24 02:59:58
The dining room is dark woods, rich leathers and ornate detailing. The Mozzarella Bar buzzes with a younger foodie crowd who is happy to skip the sceney dining room for stool-top access to divine eats
2011-09-08 17:03:06
Mozza is like dining in the wine cavern of an old Italian villa. The food and the staff are on par with any highly rated Zagat resto. Their Italian wine list is superb - order a bottle.
2011-03-22 13:31:17
If you're lactose intolerant, fuhgeddaboutit! Nancy Silverton and Mario Batali's high-end eatery serves over 15 kinds of mozzarella. Want casual? Check out the pizzeria next door, open 'til midnight.
2010-08-24 12:45:42
It's all about the artichoke buricotta
2010-01-31 23:40:26
real food
2009-10-31 22:48:59
2015-08-02 03:03:45