Fourth of July Celebration : Our Picks For What To Do, See, & Eat in LA
In a few days we will be celebrating Americas' Independence! From backyard BBQ's with your loved ones to taking the party to local restaurants to try their take on July 4th noms. It's a day filled with festive dishes, fabulous cocktails, and local brews with your favorite crews! We've hand picked a few of our favorite selections below!
Happy Birthday America!
Casita Del Campo:
It is all firecrackers at Casita Del Campo this Fourth of July with margaritas and authentic Mexican cuisine that will not disappoint as you celebrate with friends and family.
Our Top Picks: The Steak Picado; delectably diced beef simmered in a sauce made of tomatoes, bell pepper and onion; the Chimichanga prepared with tender shredded chicken or beef rolled in a flour tortilla and fried to a pastry-like flakiness, or the mouthwatering Carne Asada served with a cheese enchilada in a California chili sauce.
Casita Del Campo: 1920 Hyperion AvenueLos Angeles, CA 90027
CHAYA Modern Izakaya:
After a long day at the beach this Fourth of July, CHAYA Modern Izakaya will be kicking-off the Fourth of July festivities with Happy Hour that is a must and guests can enjoy the daily selection of Oysters or Prawns served with a Tograshi cocktail sauce along with fresh Nigiri and Sashimi from the Kaisen Bar.
If you want dishes that are far from your standard BBQ items definitely head here! From melt-in-your-mouth sushi to tasty handcrafted cocktails, there is no better place to celebrate Fourth of July than right by the beach at CHAYA Modern Izakaya!
Our Picks: CHAYA Modern Izakaya’s Ribeye Steak with a three peppercorn butter, or the Pork Chop Katsu prepared with a peanut-mole and karashi mustard and the grilled Octopus with papaya and yuzu tamari!
CHAYA Modern Izakaya: 110 Navy Street, Venice, CA 90291
Good ole' southern BBQ in downtown Los Angeles is almost like an oxymoron. Thanks to Pearl's BBQ that is now a reality! Bring your boots and a massive appetite as a trip to Pearl's will leave your soul and your belly full to the brim!
The decor of Pearl's is not your average LA restaurant. Outlined with rustic features including haystacks, Texas flags and next to a dirt road (perfect for a little two-step action before or after your meal!) As Luke Bryant says, 'Kick The Dust Up!'
Our Picks: 16 Hour Smoked Brisket and Grandma Pearl’s Pecan Pie made from a secret recipe that is handed down for five generations that will have everyone begging for more!
Smoked Brisket guests will be clearing their calendars and preparing to celebrate Fourth of July at Pearl’s BBQ all weekend long.
Preux & Proper:
This Fourth of July, gather everyone together for a lively celebratory evening at Preux & Proper in Downtown Los Angeles. This restaurant is a sure fire way to step up and take a step back from your average 4th of July noms!
Our Pick: Chicken Fried Pork Belly served with pickled radish, refried red beans, pineapple verde, blue corn crumble and pomegranate-habanero glaze or enjoy the Fried Mississippi Catfish made with buttermilk marinade, cornmeal crust, house pickles, celery salt, and red remoulade.
Preux & Proper: 840 South Spring Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Wicked Paradise at Skybar at Mondrian:
Wicked Paradise founded by Matt Orlove (Founder, Orlove Entertainment) and Tom Astley Williams (Founder, L'Affaire Musicale) is proud to present a special Fourth of July celebration headlining the one and only Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs. The poolside event and BBQ will take place from 1pm - 7pm at SkyBar in the Mondrian in West Hollywood, with expansive views of the LA skyline.
Tickets available: HERE
Skybar at Mondrian: 8440 Sunset Blvd. West Hollywood, CA 90069
Enjoy The 4th of July at The Highlight Room Dayclub with a special performance by Sam Feldt. The Dutch DJ will be playing some of his hottest tunes from “Know You Better” to “Down For Anything.” The 4th of July will start the weekend off right followed by ThurZdays and Disco Naps on Saturday! The Highlight Room is L.A.’s favorite hangout, offering lively experiences day and night. The chic, modern sundeck is the ideal destination to relax by the pool on plush loungers or in luxurious private cabanas, while enjoying a light menu and handcrafted refreshments.
The Highlight Room: 6417 Selma Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90028