Wanna be seeing stars? Then Beverly Hills is the place to be. The city with the world’s most famous zip code is home to many Hollywood stars, and many of the bars and restaurants the A-list frequent.
We’ve listed the bests spots in the area to see famous faces in action!
Dining with the stars
Celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck is the culinary king of Tinseltown, and has catered the Academy Awards’ official after-party for more than 20 years. You can enjoy his fine cuisine with a side of celeb spotting at his upscale steakhouse Cut in Beverly Wilshire Hotel. Fun fact: Pretty Woman was filmed at this hotel!
Address: 9500 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, United States
Stylist to the stars Rachel Zoe says her favourite shopping is on the famous Rodeo Drive, and she is not alone! The two-mile long street which houses luxury brand boutiques such as Cartier, Valentino and Chanel is often frequented by shopping celebrities.
Address: N Rodeo Dr, Beverly Hills, CA, USA
Lunch with a side of celeb
Celebrity personal trainer Gunnar Peterson’s favourite place in Beverly Hills is the place where he met his wife, The Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel and its Belvedere Restaurant is a popular lunch spot for the stars. During the Academy Awards, this is the place where the A-list choose to stay.
Address: 9882 S Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212, United States
Get Aussie with it
Want to add Australian star quality to your Beverly Hills sojourn? Dine at Curtis Stone’s restaurant Maude (named after his grandmother). Just make sure to make a reservation – this intimate, upscale restaurant only has 25 seats!
Address: 212 S Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Stay in style
Combining classic European design with vintage Hollywood glamour, Montage Beverly Hills is the perfect place to stay. Not only is the luxury hotel located in the heart of Beverly Hills, but it has a rooftop pool. Celebs including Justin Bieber, Harry Styles, and Jennifer Gardner have either stayed or attended functions here.
Address: 225 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States
Cocktails with class
Located inside the swanky Beverly Hills Hotel, The Polo Lounge has long been admired as one of the most popular restaurants to see and be seen. Enjoy an exquisite meal or a cocktail at the art deco eatery, while spotting celebrities such as Taylor Swift, Heidi Klum and Chris Rock.
Address: 9641 Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States
Villa Blanca Restaurant
If you are a fan of the reality show The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, then make a reservation at Villa Blanca, a chic eatery owned by one of the housewives, Lisa Vanderpump. Apart from the housewives who are regulars diners, stars such as Dakota Fanning, David Hasselhoff, Eva Longoria and Patrick Dempsey can be spotted here.
Address: 9601 Brighton Way, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States
Brekkie with the bigwigs
Start your day at iconic Nate ‘n Al Delicatessen, where megastar Doris Day used to stop in every morning in her bathrobe for her brekkie. This old-fashioned restaurant is still a favourite to many celebrities including TV host Larry King and funnyman Mike Myers.
Address: 414 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States
Fresh fruit and famous faces
Stop and explore the famous Beverly Hills Farmers Market You’ll be able to treat yourself to the freshest produce and delicious gourmet samples, all while being on the lookout for stars such as Chris Hemsworth, Ben Affleck and Gwen Stefani – just to name a few.
Address: 9300 Civic Center Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210, United States