Category: Best of the Westside

In the Service of Health

The day-to-day operations of Best of the Westside winner UCLA Health Santa Monica keep the Westside fortified in the face of COVID-19 By Christina Campodonico As an ICU doctor at UCLA Health Santa Monica, Dr. Patricia Eshaghian’s typical day is anything but typical. One minute she could be responding to a cardiac arrest as part of the hospital’s Code Blue Team. At another, she could be rushing to the ER to bring up a patient to the intensive care unit. At another, she could be intubating a gasping patient to give them life-saving oxygen through a ventilator. “There’s always...

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Best of the Westside: Dining

Best Restaurant 1st Place Tony P’s Dockside Grill 4445 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey (310) 823-4534, READER RECOMMENDED Cantalini’s Salerno Beach Restaurant 193 Culver Blvd., Playa del Rey (310) 821-0018, READER RECOMMENDED Hatchet Hall 12517 W. Washington Blvd., Los Angeles (310) 391-4222, Best New Restaurant 1st Place The Manchester 8522 Lincoln Blvd., Westchester (424) 541-7097, READER RECOMMENDED Socalo 1920 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica (310) 451-1655, READER RECOMMENDED Pasjoli 2732 Main St., Santa Monica (424) 330-0020, Best Romantic Restaurant 1st Place The Lobster 1602 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica Pier (310) 458-9294, READER...

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Best Upscale Bar 1st Place Old Man Bar @ Rear of Hatchet Hall 12517 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City Panhandle (310) 391-4222, READER RECOMMENDED Old Lightning 2905 Washington Blvd., Marina del Rey READER RECOMMENDED Lanea 217 Broadway, Santa Monica (424) 265-7437, Best Happy Hour 1st Place Tony P’s Dockside Grill 4445 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey (310) 823-4534, READER RECOMMENDED SALT Restaurant & Bar @ Marina del Rey Hotel 13534 Bali Way, Marina del Rey (424) 289-8223, READER RECOMMENDED Cinco 7241 W. Manchester Ave., Westchester (310) 910-0895 Best Dance Club 1st Place Melody Bar...

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Best of the Westside: Health & Fitness

Best Gym/Workout Center 1st Place Gold’s Gym Venice 360 Hampton Dr., Venice (310) 392-6004, READER RECOMMENDED Westchester Family YMCA 8015 S. Sepulveda Blvd., Westchester (310) 670-4316, READER RECOMMENDED Santa Monica YMCA 1332 6th St., Santa Monica (310) 393-2721, Best Yoga Studio 1st Place Santa Monica Yoga 1640 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica (310) 396-4040, READER RECOMMENDED Love Yoga Venice 835 Lincoln Blvd., Venice (310) 905-9997, READER RECOMMENDED Modo Yoga LA – West 2570 Lincoln Blvd., Venice (888) 663-6523, Best Pilates Studio 1st Place The Studio (MdR) 330 Washington Blvd., Marina del Rey (424)...

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Best of the Westside: BEAUTY & STYLE

Best Local Barber Shop 1st Place Gettin’ Faded Barbershop 8320 Lincoln Blvd., Westchester 6201 W. 87th St., Westchester (310) 410-3833 READER RECOMMENDED Phil’s Barber Shop 12761 Washington Blvd., Mar Vista (310) 574-1971 READER RECOMMENDED Refine Men’s Salon 12775 Millennium Dr., Ste. 155 Runway at Playa Vista (310) 596-8018, Best Hair Salon 1st Place Killer Hair 13360 W. Washington Blvd., Mar Vista (310) 301-7879, READER RECOMMENDED Avenue Hair Company 4220 Lincoln Blvd., Marina del Rey (310) 822-0700 READER RECOMMENDED Amy Gimble Studio 1333 2nd St., Santa Monica (202) 304-6168, Best Tattoo & Piercing Studio 1st...

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