The people (of Zagat) have spoken.

Over 18,000 diners voted in Zagat's 2013 Los Angeles Restaurants survey, ranking their picks of the best food, decor, service and chain restaurants Southern California has to offer. High end gourmet restaurants like Providence and Urasawa remain on the list, as well as popular fast food chains like In-N-Out. The "Best Food Trucks" category, now in its second year, won't shock anyone with picks like Kogi and Grill 'Em All.

However, 2013's "Best Newcomers" category is a welcome surprise and decidedly more casual compared to last year's winners (Cleo, Scarpetta and Red Medicine). While upscale tasting menu restaurant Ink leads the pack, diners will be pleasantly surprised at the more affordable new eateries that have captured the hearts of LA's fooderati.

Pick up a copy of Zagat's complete 2013 for Los Angeles and Southern California, and check out their picks for LA's best food, decor, service and most popular food trucks in the slideshow below.

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  • Best Newcomers: ink.

    <a href="http://mvink.com/">ink</a>. 8360 Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90069 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/secret-restaurants-your-guide-to-hidden.html">Secret Restaurants: Your Guide to "Hidden" Eateries in 7 Cities</a>]

  • Best Newcomers: Bouchon Bakery

    <a href="http://bouchonbakery.com/beverly-hills">Bouchon Bakery</a> 235 North Canon Drive Beverly Hills, CA 90210 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/las-5-best-new-restaurants.html">LA's 5 Best New Restaurants</a>]

  • Best Newcomers: Baco Mercat

    <a href="http://bacomercat.com/">Baco Mercat</a> 408 South Main Street Los Angeles, CA 90013 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/the-10-best-restaurants-in-los-angeles.html">The 10 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles</a>]

  • Best Newcomers: Milo & Olive

    <a href="http://www.miloandolive.com/">Milo & Olive</a> 2723 Wilshire Boulevard Santa Monica, CA 90403 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/cheers-7-new-spots-for-happy-hour.html">Cheers! 7 New Spots for Happy Hour</a>]

  • Best Newcomers: 800 Degrees Pizzeria

    <a href="http://www.800degreespizza.com/locations/800-degrees-westwood-village/">800 Degrees</a> 10889 Lindbrook Drive Los Angeles, CA 90024 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/2013-los-angeles-restaurants-survey.html">2013 Los Angeles Restaurants Survey Results Are Live!</a>]

  • Top Food: Urasawa

    Urasawa 218 North Rodeo Drive Beverly Hills, CA 90210 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/dining-deals-and-events-for-los-angeles.html">Dining Deals and Events for Los Angeles Oct. 8-14</a>]

  • Top Decor: Sir Winston's

    <a href="http://www.queenmary.com/dining/sir-winstons.php">Sir Winston's</a> 1126 Queens Highway Long Beach, CA 90802 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/destination-delis-8-sandwich-slingers.html">Destination Delis: 8 Sandwich-Slingers Worth Traveling For</a>]

  • Top Service: Providence

    <a href="http://www.providencela.com/">Providence</a> 5955 Melrose Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90038 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/las-5-best-breakfast-spots.html">LA's 5 Best Breakfast Spots</a>]

  • Most Popular: 101 Coffee Shop

    <a href="http://www.the101coffeeshop.com/">101 Coffee Shop</a> 6145 Franklin Avenue Hollywood, CA 90028 [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/09/fast-food-smackdown-most-caloric-chain.html">Fast-Food Smackdown: Taste Testing Chain Restaurant Gut Bombs</a>]

  • No. 1 Best Buy: In-N-Out Burger

    <a href="http://www.in-n-out.com/">In-N-Out Burger</a> Various Locations [Also see: <a href="http://blog.zagat.com/2012/10/dream-meals-chefs-and-readers-share.html">Dream Meals: Chefs (And Readers!) Share Their Culinary Fantasies</a>]

  • Most Popular Chain: Cheesecake Factory

    <a href="http://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/">Cheesecake Factory</a> Various locations

  • #1 Top Food Truck: Grill 'Em All

    <a href="http://www.grillemalltruck.com/">Grill 'Em All</a>

  • #2 Top Food Truck: Kogi Korean BBQ

    <a href="http://kogibbq.com/">Kogi Korean BBQ</a>

  • #3 Top Food Truck: Buttermilk Truck

    <a href="http://buttermilktruck.com/">Buttermilk Truck</a>

  • #4 Top Food Truck: Ludo Truck

    <a href="http://www.ludotruck.com/">Ludo Truck</a>

  • #5 Top Food Truck: Border Grill Truck

    <a href="http://www.bordergrill.com/bg_t/bg_twel.htm">Border Grill Truck</a>

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