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Location: 4700 Commons Way, Calabasas, CA
The Commons at Calabasas is an upscale, attractive shopping center, recreated as an authentic Italian village (they even hired a movie set director to help design it) with plenty of plac...
Location: 8351 W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA
Why serve hamburgers and hot dogs from a little shack when you can do it from a refurbished train car? Without fail, kids love eating in the choo-choo atmosphere, but it's what people chew there that ...
Location: 6600 Topanga Canyon Blvd, Canoga Park, CA
Location: 4700 Western Heritage Way, Los Angeles, CA
The Autry National Center is a museum of many names. Sometimes called the "Cowboy Museum," it was formerly known as the Autry Museum of Western Heritage, and then as the Autry Museum of the Ame...
Location: 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, CA
An afternoon at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is an ideal way to spend quality family time, and perfect day to spend with grandparents and other special out-of-...
Location: 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA
The Aquarium in Long Beach is a terrific facility celebrating the inhabitants of the Pacific Ocean. You'll find tropical fish exhibits, coral reefs, sea otters, seals and sea lions, sea turtles...
Location: 11223 National Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Hamburger Habit was voted best hamburgers in LA, and we can't help but agree. Not just another hamburger joint, this place loves children, as is evidenced by the crayons, balloons, gumm...
Location: 6500 Canoga Ave., Unit B, Canoga Park, CA
Eat hamburgers, hot dogs, and french fries and not gain weight? Chomp on healthy food and not feel like a bunny rabbit? It's possible at this new age fast-food restaurant, whose signature menu item is...
Location: 5112 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA
Carousel specializes in Mediterranean dishes, serving the huge Armenian and Lebanese communities in Los Angeles, but popular among ethnic food lovers, too. It makes a nice change from pi...
Location: 1126 Queens Hwy, Long Beach, CA
Here's something a little different - tell the kids you're taking them to a hotel, and then bring them to a ship instead!
The Queen Mary has been docked since 1967, but her long and vi...
Location: 14531 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA
Aromi Cafe is a friendly retreat on busy Ventura Boulevard in Sherman Oaks - an authentic Italian Cafe, featuring gelato, pastries, and salads. Stop in for a taste of divine gelato (Ital...
Location: 422 E. 1st Street, Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, CA
The ceviche tostada is certainly the best tasting in town, and for $2.99, it's also one of the best deals in town. Children will probably choose the chicken burritos, the cheese ques...
Location: 6333 West Third Street, Los Angeles, CA
In 1934, a group of farmers gathered at Third and Fairfax to sell fresh food from their trucks. Since that time, The Original Los Angeles Farmers Market has fed and entertained countless touris...
Location: 25343 Crenshaw Blvd., Torrance, CA
Since 1978, Mimi's Cafe has served breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a French/New Orleans-style twist. Its bright, open, bistro-like decor is comfortable and inviting. It offers a pretty extens...