Named after the Italian artist Giovanni Smeraldi, who masterminded the Spanish and Italian Renaissance frescoes throughout the opulent hotel, Smeraldi’s trattoria is one of the best places to eat in L.A, offering fresh handmade pizza and pasta, savory Italian appetizers and mouth-watering main courses ideal for family-style dining.
Kick off your morning with a delicious breakfast, featuring a sumptuous buffet and a variety of tempting à la carte menu items. Refuel mid-day with a variety of delectable lunch options that are served daily, including family-friendly traditional salads, sandwiches and burgers. Monday to Friday, a lunch buffet and pasta bar with prepared-to-order sauces are popular among LA locals.
Biltmore L.A Hotel's Executive Chef Daniel Fennessy is a great believer in starting with the best ingredients - a philosophy that has gained him a reputation for consistently delivering high quality fare, and has led to many industry-wide praise and recognition including Wolfgang Puck’s Food Co. Chef-of-the-Year and Hospitality awards.