Three Angelenos share their favorite places in the city.
Executive chef, Ray’s & Stark Bar
A Drink: La Descarga (1159 N. Western Ave.; $$) is a bar with an Old Havana vibe and a major focus on agave and tequila.
Inspiring Architecture: LACMA is one of my go-to spots.
President & CEO, J. Paul Getty Trust
A Good Read: Santa Monica’s Diesel, a Bookstore (225 26th St.) has a well-curated selection.
Exercise: I bike the Pacific Coast Highway. The light and views are restorative.
Actress, producer, star and co-writer of Celeste and Jesse Forever
Where I Go For...
A Light Lunch: The Vietnamese dishes at the low-key Gingergrass (2396 Glendale Blvd.; $$), in Silver Lake, are always delicious.
The Basics: Broome Street General Store (2912 Rowena Ave.) sells the best of everything—artisanal coffee; toothpaste; organic beauty products.
A Relaxing Afternoon: Raven Spa (2910 Rowena Ave.) gives wonderful traditional Thai massages.