Hinoki & The Bird

Modern American

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Overview

Original cocktails and celebrated Japan-meets-California-inspired food make Hinoki & the Bird one of LA's more exciting restaurant openings of recent years. Linger in the sleek, modern dining room over creative cocktails and equally creative fare, like green curry/Thai basil lobster rolls.

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Accolades

  • Jonathan Gold's 101 Best Restaurants 2014 — LA Times
  • Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 2015
  • 75 Best Restaurants of 2014 — Los Angeles Magazine
  • 99 Essential LA Restaurants, 2014 — LA Weekly
  • Zagat rating of 25 out of 30

Menu for Hinoki & The Bird

Dinner Menu

Raw Bar

  • 1/2 dozen oysters, pickled grapes, mignonette
    $18.00
  • Tuna, Penryn orchard pears, white soy
    $16.00
  • Hamachi, jicama, celery root, fuyu persimmon
    $16.00
  • Beef tartare, pickled jalapeno, parmigiano
    $15.00

Fun bites

  • Japanese curry arancini, kewpie, bonito
    $14.00
  • Crispy marinated chicken, lemon aioli
    $14.00
  • Chili crab toast, spicy cucumber, coriander
    $16.00
  • Grilled octopus, green papaya, go chu jang
    $19.00
  • Root chips, japanese ranch dip
    $7.00
  • Assorted housemade pickles
    $6.00
  • Lemongrass lamb sausage, hoja santa, chili-lime sauce
    $16.00
  • Avocado toast, hijiki, togarashi
    $12.00

Inspiration

  • Jerusalem artichoke soup, black garlic, savoy cabbage
    $12.00
  • Lobster roll, green curry, thai basil
  • Kale, crispy and raw, curried almonds, pecorino, red wine vinaigrette
    $13.00
  • Smokey black sesame caesar, pink lady apple, parmesan
    $13.00
  • steamed mussels, fennel sausage, aji amarillo
    $22.00
  • Hinoki scented black cod, dashi, shishito
    $26.00
  • Caramel braised kurobuta pork belly, radish, green chimichurri
    $28.00

Simply grilled

  • Scottish salmon
    $24.00
  • Maine lobster
  • Maple leaf duck
    $26.00
  • Sambal skate wing
    $23.00
  • Kurobuta pork chop
    $31.00
  • Shortrib
    $24.00
  • Jidori chicken
    $24.00
  • Miso marinated skirt steak
    $25.00

Vegetables & grains

  • Okra, coriander, cumin
    $9.00
  • Organic grilled rice, white or brown
    $5.00
  • Roasted yam, crème fraîche, lardon
    $9.00
  • Bok choy, sambal matah
    $9.00
  • Grilled mushrooms, sea salt, lime
    $12.00
  • Brussels sprouts, lemon, furikake
    $8.00

10 West Century Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90067

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Modern, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Dressy
    Good For: Groups, Hot Spot, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (310) 552-1200
  • Private Dining Room: Yes