Dropping off friends at Los Angeles International Airport or picking them up is always a chore — enough so that usually passengers departing from or arriving to the giant NASCAR track from hell this city so generously calls airport parking might feel obligated to reward their drivers with a meal. Or there are times when you need to fly out of LAX but have a few hours to kill and don’t want to settle with whatever’s inside the terminal. Here's a list of restaurants to try in the immediate vicinity of the LAX area, from saucy birria tacos from a truck to a laid-back hangout next to a hotel pool.
Removed: Playa Provisions, Cinco, Grimaldi’s, Veggie Grill, Coni’Seafood, Kikari West, the Proud Bird
Added: Original Rinaldi’s, Ayara Thai, Banadir Somali, Birrieria Gomez, Caravan Swim ClubRead More