Best gardens in Los Angeles

Check out the top gardens in Los Angeles, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Cliff's Edge
1. Cliff's Edge
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57 local reviews
3626 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323 666-6116
American Restaurant
Camille
Great for dinner or brunch. Enchanting outdoor garden and great bar for cocktails.
maria
Romantic outdoor garden. Food is interesting, prefer for drinks.
Paula
Driving by, you would totally miss this place and that would be a shame. All you see is the parking lot on th…
1. Cliff's Edge
1. Cliff's Edge
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57 local reviews
3626 West Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323 666-6116
Camille
Camille
Great for dinner or brunch. Enchanting outdoor garden and great bar for cocktails.
maria
maria
Romantic outdoor garden. Food is interesting, prefer for drinks.
Paula
Paula
Driving by, you would totally miss this place and that would be a shame. All you see is the parking lot on the corner. But walk through th…
2. Aroma Coffee & Tea Co
2. Aroma Coffee & Tea Co
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51 local reviews
4360 Tujunga Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 818-508-7377
CafeRestaurantFood
Rachel
Infamous coffee and breakfast place next door. A beautiful garden in the back, amazing food and pastries, and …
Nancy
It's sooooo charming! It's a mom and pop coffee place with desserts, sandwiches and salads too. There is plent…
Carly
Great cafe. Really good food. Order up front and find quaint garden like seating outside. They have breakfas…
2. Aroma Coffee & Tea Co
2. Aroma Coffee & Tea Co
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51 local reviews
4360 Tujunga Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 818-508-7377
Rachel
Rachel
Infamous coffee and breakfast place next door. A beautiful garden in the back, amazing food and pastries, and you will for sure overhear ind…
Nancy
Nancy
It's sooooo charming! It's a mom and pop coffee place with desserts, sandwiches and salads too. There is plenty of indoor and outdoor seatin…
Carly
Carly
Great cafe. Really good food. Order up front and find quaint garden like seating outside. They have breakfast, lunch and dinner and yummy …
3. Axe
3. Axe
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6 local reviews
1009 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles
+1 310-664-9787
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jay
Very local, all organic and healthy -- love it for lunch or brunch on the weekends. And has a beautiful garde…
Kenneth
Awesome though minimal food. I love brunch in the garden patio!
Jay
Very local, all organic and healthy -- love it for lunch or brunch on the weekends. And has a beautiful garde…
3. Axe
3. Axe
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6 local reviews
1009 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles
+1 310-664-9787
Jay
Jay
Very local, all organic and healthy -- love it for lunch or brunch on the weekends. And has a beautiful garden. Closed Mondays.
Kenneth
Kenneth
Awesome though minimal food. I love brunch in the garden patio!
Jay
Jay
Very local, all organic and healthy -- love it for lunch or brunch on the weekends. And has a beautiful garden. Closed Mondays.
4. Greystone Mansion
4. Greystone Mansion
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14 local reviews
905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills
Closed now
+1 310-285-6830
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Paddington and Blake
Name a movie or television show and chances are high that it was filmed at this amazing property--Greystone Ma…
Sophie
Historic mansion and gardens often used as a location in some iconic films. The site of the murder/suicide of…
Howard
Greystone Mansion, a historic site with a storied past, is tucked away in the hills and often overlooked. The …
4. Greystone Mansion
4. Greystone Mansion
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14 local reviews
905 Loma Vista Drive, Beverly Hills
Closed now
+1 310-285-6830
Paddington and Blake
Paddington and Blake
Name a movie or television show and chances are high that it was filmed at this amazing property--Greystone Mansion. It was Kermit's mansion…
Sophie
Sophie
Historic mansion and gardens often used as a location in some iconic films. The site of the murder/suicide of Ned Doheny and his secretary,…
Howard
Howard
Greystone Mansion, a historic site with a storied past, is tucked away in the hills and often overlooked. The mansion and spectacular garden…
5. Elysian Park
5. Elysian Park
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51 local reviews
835 Academy Road, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 213-485-5054
Point of interestEstablishment
Andrea
The easiest way to enter is to go straight up Avon Terrace and you will find a way to enter off of Park Ave. T…
Lea
You look at it from the garden, it's very close and there is loads to explore. It has brilliant views over Dow…
Nan And Dan
Our Adjacent Park - Hiking, picnicking, disc golf. Great trails with wonderful views of Los Angeles. Not to be…
5. Elysian Park
5. Elysian Park
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51 local reviews
835 Academy Road, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 213-485-5054
Andrea
Andrea
The easiest way to enter is to go straight up Avon Terrace and you will find a way to enter off of Park Ave. There is a kids park and a Jape…
Lea
Lea
You look at it from the garden, it's very close and there is loads to explore. It has brilliant views over Downtown and on a clear day you c…
Nan And Dan
Nan And Dan
Our Adjacent Park - Hiking, picnicking, disc golf. Great trails with wonderful views of Los Angeles. Not to be missed. Take a picnic from a …
6. Gjelina
6. Gjelina
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183 local reviews
1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 310-450-1429
BarRestaurantFood
Jonelle and David
Always busy and a great scene. Great food. Not cheap, but not terribly expensive. Sweet garden outback for so…
Jay
Favourite spot on Abbot to grab a sandwich, pizza, or coffee... and people watch while eating in their tiny 'm…
Sofia
Hip and trendy and some very excellent fresh organic tasty cuisine with a knack for flavors that mix well. Th…
6. Gjelina
6. Gjelina
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183 local reviews
1429 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 310-450-1429
Jonelle and David
Jonelle and David
Always busy and a great scene. Great food. Not cheap, but not terribly expensive. Sweet garden outback for some nice outdoor seating.
Jay
Jay
Favourite spot on Abbot to grab a sandwich, pizza, or coffee... and people watch while eating in their tiny 'milk crate' seating garden.
Sofia
Sofia
Hip and trendy and some very excellent fresh organic tasty cuisine with a knack for flavors that mix well. The price is great, the portions…
7. Lilly's French Cafe & Bar
7. Lilly's French Cafe & Bar
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3 local reviews
1031 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles
(310) 314-0004
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
E.J.
Fine French food, not overpriced. Great lunch specials. Good wine list. Beautiful garden seating out in the…
Tommy
Lilly’s French Café and Bar is rather unassuming from the outside, but once inside, guests are invited to sit …
Sofia
French and lovely! There is outdoor and indoor seating and the volume is perfect for a decent conversation w…
7. Lilly's French Cafe & Bar
7. Lilly's French Cafe & Bar
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3 local reviews
1031 Abbot Kinney Boulevard, Los Angeles
(310) 314-0004
E.J.
E.J.
Fine French food, not overpriced. Great lunch specials. Good wine list. Beautiful garden seating out in the back.
Tommy
Tommy
Lilly’s French Café and Bar is rather unassuming from the outside, but once inside, guests are invited to sit either in the dining room or o…
Sofia
Sofia
French and lovely! There is outdoor and indoor seating and the volume is perfect for a decent conversation without shouting. The Pomme Fr…
8. Walt Disney Concert Hall
8. Walt Disney Concert Hall
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135 local reviews
111 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323-850-2000
Point of interestEstablishment
Diba
Gehry's masterpiece: try to book a concert, if you can.Don't miss the Blue Ribbon Garden in the back.
Lucio
As the $274-million crown jewel of the LA Music Center, Disney Hall opened in 2003 to rave reviews. The novelt…
Yvonne
Building designed by Frank Gehry with acoustic by Yasuhisa Toyota and is home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic …
8. Walt Disney Concert Hall
8. Walt Disney Concert Hall
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135 local reviews
111 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 323-850-2000
Diba
Diba
Gehry's masterpiece: try to book a concert, if you can.Don't miss the Blue Ribbon Garden in the back.
Lucio
Lucio
As the $274-million crown jewel of the LA Music Center, Disney Hall opened in 2003 to rave reviews. The novelty hasn't yet worn off: both in…
Yvonne
Yvonne
Building designed by Frank Gehry with acoustic by Yasuhisa Toyota and is home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. It has a massive pi…
9. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
9. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
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161 local reviews
1151 Oxford Road, San Marino
Closed now
+1 626-405-2100
LibraryArt galleryPark
Agustin
The Huntington is a cultural center near Pasadena, it is the former home of Henry Huntington who was responsib…
Harry
The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based educational and research …
Francis
A collections-based educational and research institution established by Henry E. Huntington (1850–1927). In …
9. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
9. The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens
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161 local reviews
1151 Oxford Road, San Marino
Closed now
+1 626-405-2100
Agustin
Agustin
The Huntington is a cultural center near Pasadena, it is the former home of Henry Huntington who was responsible for LA's famous Red Cars, h…
Harry
Harry
The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based educational and research institution established by Hen…
Francis
Francis
A collections-based educational and research institution established by Henry E. Huntington (1850–1927). In addition to the library, the i…
10. The Museum of Jurassic Technology
10. The Museum of Jurassic Technology
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38 local reviews
9341 Venice Boulevard, Culver City
Closed now
+1 310-836-6131
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Lisa + Joe
Weird and wonderful relics & artifacts. Space is rather claustrophobic and dark in the space. But so intriguin…
Daniel
Probably the most bizarre museum you will ever visit, this place is a must-see for teenagers and adults. Try t…
Demitra
Interesting local museum. Serves tea in the garden.
10. The Museum of Jurassic Technology
10. The Museum of Jurassic Technology
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38 local reviews
9341 Venice Boulevard, Culver City
Closed now
+1 310-836-6131
Lisa + Joe
Lisa + Joe
Weird and wonderful relics & artifacts. Space is rather claustrophobic and dark in the space. But so intriguing, it's worth it. Expect the u…
Daniel
Daniel
Probably the most bizarre museum you will ever visit, this place is a must-see for teenagers and adults. Try to time your visit so that you …
Demitra
Demitra
Interesting local museum. Serves tea in the garden.
11. The Getty Villa
11. The Getty Villa
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143 local reviews
17985 Pacific Coast Highway, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 310-440-7300
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Kristin
Iconic and beautiful, the Getty Villa is located on PCH, also on your way to Malibu. It is pretty much a must …
Nancy
My favorite museum and the first place I take out-of-town guests. The building is a replica of an Etruscan Vil…
Otis
Iconic and beautiful, the Getty Villa is located on PCH, also on your way to Malibu. It is pretty much a must…
11. The Getty Villa
11. The Getty Villa
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143 local reviews
17985 Pacific Coast Highway, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 310-440-7300
Kristin
Kristin
Iconic and beautiful, the Getty Villa is located on PCH, also on your way to Malibu. It is pretty much a must see in Southern California if …
Nancy
Nancy
My favorite museum and the first place I take out-of-town guests. The building is a replica of an Etruscan Villa from 79 AD and it houses Gr…
Otis
Otis
Iconic and beautiful, the Getty Villa is located on PCH, also on your way to Malibu. It is pretty much a must see in Southern California if…
12. Wattles Garden Park
12. Wattles Garden Park
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4 local reviews
1850 North Curson Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 818-243-1145
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
K.
This historically significant site features a mansion, community gardens, trails & a stream. Great place to e…
Andrew
This historically significant site features a mansion, community gardens, trails & a stream.
Paddington And Bill
Great (and closer) little known hiking alternative to Runyon Canyon or the Hollywood sign. For a spectacular …
12. Wattles Garden Park
12. Wattles Garden Park
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4 local reviews
1850 North Curson Avenue, Los Angeles
Closed now
+1 818-243-1145
K.
K.
This historically significant site features a mansion, community gardens, trails & a stream. Great place to enjoy the sunset.
Andrew
Andrew
This historically significant site features a mansion, community gardens, trails & a stream.
Paddington And Bill
Paddington And Bill
Great (and closer) little known hiking alternative to Runyon Canyon or the Hollywood sign. For a spectacular vista, drive to the top of Cur…