The 2019 Readers’ Choice Award Winners

Los Angeles Travel Magazine proudly presents the 2019 Readers’ Choice Award Winners.

Congratulations to this year’s winners!

Airlines, cruise lines, hotels, restaurants and more competed in a total of 24 categories this year. Two rounds of voting ended on January 11th, and the results are in.

The awards celebrate exceptional local hospitality businesses that set the benchmark across 25 categories including hotels, entertainment, gastronomy and more. From a newly remodeled hotel in DTLA to a celebrity owned bar this year’s award winners are a 2019 hot-list of where to eat, drink and stay.

The 2019 Los Angeles Travel Readers’ Choice Award Winners:

Best Museum

The Griffith Observatory

Best Shopping

The Grove

Best Bar

TomTom, West Hollywood

Best Nightlife Venue

Poppy, West Hollywood

Best New Restaurant

Yardbird Southern Bar & Table

Best Overall Restaurant

Fig and Olive, Melrose Place

Best Internationally Inspired Restaurant

TAO, Hollywood

Best Vegetarian Restaurant

Gracias Madre, West Hollywood

Best Pet Resort

D Pet Hotels Los Angeles (Encino)

Best Pet-Friendly Hotel

La Quinta Resort & Club

Best Casino

Pala Casino Resort

Best Cruise Line

Celebrity Cruises

Best Brewery

Smog City Brewery

Best Winery

Wilson Creek Winery, Temecula

Best Spa

Aarna Spa, Huntington Beach

Best Golf Course 

Pelican Hill Golf Club, Newport Coast



Best International Airline

Qantas Airways

Best Domestic Airline



Universal CityWalk

Best Resort

The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel

Best New Hotel

The Mayfair, DTLA

Best Hotel

The Waldorf Astoria, Beverly Hills

Best Beach Hotel

Terranea Resort, Palos Verdes