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09/06/2013 03:59 pm ET Updated Nov 06, 2013

Top 10 Restaurants With A View In Los Angeles (PHOTOS)

It's been said that the first rule of real estate is location, location, location. That's the theme behind this compilation as well. At these restaurants, you will not only enjoy the food, but also the view, be it of a city skyline at night or a lush, natural landscape. The eyes have it at these top 10 view restaurants in Los Angeles, presented in alphabetical order.

Catch
catch
Casa Del Mar, 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405

Located on the beach in Santa Monica, Catch offers Mediterranean-oriented cuisine that guests can enjoy while taking in beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean.

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Geoffrey's
geoffreys
27400 Pacific Coast Hwy., Malibu, CA 90265

This romantic Malibu restaurant is known for its spectacular views of the coastline as well as its Sunday brunch, which features challah French toast and crab cakes Benedict.

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Gladstone's
gladstones
17300 Pacific Coast Hwy., Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

Gladstone's in Malibu provides guests with sweeping ocean views and a menu that revolves around seafood.

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L.A. Prime
the westin bonaventure hotel
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, 404 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90071

L.A. Prime's 35th-floor perch among the skyscrapers of downtown L.A. makes it a good place to enjoy a fine dining experience along with outstanding views of the city.

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Mar'sel
terranea resort
Terranea Resort, 100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

Affording expansive views of the Pacific Ocean from its Palos Verdes location, mar'sel serves California cuisine dishes like grilled octopus with chorizo.

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The Penthouse At Huntley Santa Monica
huntley santa monica
Huntley Santa Monica, 1111 Second St., Santa Monica, CA 90403

Sitting a couple of blocks from the beach and perched on the eighteenth floor of the Huntley Santa Monica Beach, this restaurant treats guests to stylish California cuisine with a casual touch.

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Perch
perch
448 S. Hill St., Los Angeles, CA 90013

Situated on a downtown L.A. rooftop, Perch offers bird's-eye views for miles along with a menu that is heavy on casual French bistro classics like mussels in saffron broth and savory truffle fries.

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The Restaurant At The Getty Center
the getty center
The Getty Center, 1200 Getty Center Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90049

From a vantage point that offers splendid views of the Pacific Ocean (including gorgeous sunsets), The Restaurant at the Getty Center serves up contemporary cuisine with an elegant touch.

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WP24
wp24
L.A. Live, The Ritz-Carlton, 900 W. Olympic Blvd., 24th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Located on the 24th floor of The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles at L.A. Live, WP24 features a contemporary Asian menu crafted by Wolfgang Puck.

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Read the hotel review of The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles

Yamashiro
yamashiro
1999 N. Sycamore Ave., Hollywood, CA 90068

Built in 1814, this Hollywood landmark offers a 180-degree view of Los Angeles and Cal-Asian dishes like Asian baby-back ribs and exotic cocktails.

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