When you get to the airport in Los Angeles, the first thing you do is look for LAX restaurants. LAX food is actually pretty good, if you know where to go. There's great restaurants at LAX, and food at LAX in general. Whether you are getting ready to jet-set across the Atlantic or travel a few states over for a family reunion, you want to avoid eating gross, pre-packaged airplane food. From sandwiches, to pizza, to salads, to coffee, this list has everything you need to know about eating at Los Angeles International Airport.
If you're getting breakfast at LAX, why not try La Brea Bakery, known for its freshly baked breads and great coffee. If you're there around lunchtime, California Pizza Kitchen ASAP or Wolfgang Puck Express might be the fastest, tastiest options. If you're planning to grab dinner before hopping on the plane, Umami Burger and Gladstone are a safe bet.Be sure to vote up your favorite eats at LAX below! If we've forgotten anything, please feel free to add it to the list.
Klatch CoffeeHave a fresh cup of Joe at Terminal 6, on the Departure Level.
LemonadeTerminal 5, Departure Level
Umami BurgerThe word "umami" comes from the Japanese food idea that all dishes should satisfy each part of your tongue's vast, complicated, tastebud system. These burgers do just that! Located in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
La Brea BakeryThis yummy bakery is known for their signature sourdough bread, and is considered by many a California stable. Located in Terminal 1.
800 Degree Neopolitan PizzeriaFound in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
Gordon Biersch BreweryKick back and have a beer at Terminal 1!
- Found at Terminal 6, Departure Level.
- From Rosie O'Donnell to Martha Stewart, this SoCal classic is loved by everyone! Pink's Hot Dogs are now offering their world-famous dogs in LAX's Tom Bradley International Terminal.
Angel City Brewery StandNamed after Los Angeles, the City of Angels, this brewery stand is located at Terminal 4, Food Court Departure Level.
Delicious, fresh bagels, located at Terminal 6, Departure Level. If you're not sure what to order, check out our list of the best things on Einstein's bagel menu.
Redondo Beach Brewing Co.Terminal 6, Departure Level
- Coffee Bean is an LA classic. They invented the original ice blended drink in 1963. Located at Terminal 5, Departure Level.
Vino VoloThis little wine bar can be found in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
Daily Grill Restaurant & BarAn LA staple, the Daily Grill can be found in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
California Pizza Kitchen ASAPWith a specialty like BBQ Chicken Pizza, there's nothing to dislike about CPK ASAP. This gem is located in Terminal 1 at the Departures Level Food Court.
Nate'n AlLocated in Terminal 2 at the Departures Level Food Court, this Beverly Hills delicatessen is now bringing travelers all the comfort food they could ever want before boarding a long flight.
Sammy's Woodfired PizzaNobody can resist a delicious wood fired pizza, fresh out of the oven! Located at Terminal 4, Departure Level.
Skewers by MorimotoMorimoto is known for being one of the world's top culinary delights. Found at Terminal 5, Departure Level.
B Grill by BOA SteakhouseIf you're craving a steak, look no further. Located at Terminal 7, Departure Level.
Wolfgang Puck ExpressFrom hand-crafted gourmet pizzas to fresh salads and soups, this restaurant features everything you know and love about Wolfgang Puck in a fast, casual, and affordable setting. Located in Terminal 2, Gate 21, and Terminal 7, Gate 3.
- Starbucks coffee is a must-have for any early morning flight. Found in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
Marmalade CafeThe Marmalade Cafe has a little something for everyone. This American classic can be found in the Tom Bradley International Terminal.
- Everyone loves this classic frozen yogurt joint. Located in Terminal 1, Food Court Departure Level.
- Carl's' Jr. is known for their delicious hamburgers. Try one at Terminal 6, Departure Level.
L.A. Roadhouse Route 66Get your kicks at Roadhouse 66! Located at Terminal 8, Gate 83.