Antonio’s: The Heart and Soul of Melrose

In the heart of the Melrose Business Improvement District you’ll find Antonio’s, one of the oldest businesses on the street. Antonio’s has been serving delicious authentic Mexican food for over 30 years. With signature posada and mole dishes, the flavors under their roof are as tasty as they are timeless. Owner, Antonio Gutiérrez, delivers authentic […]

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Get Old Fashioned at the Melrose Umbrella Co.

There are bars and there are drink experiences. Melrose Umbrella Co. is the latter. You may think that the incredibly appropriate name comes from the street you’ll find it on, however Melrose Umbrella Co. Is named for former Lord Mayor of England, James Melrose. The logo is a silhouette of a photo of him and if you search around the bar/restaurant, you can find the original portrait of Melrose looking dapper with his ever-present umbrella cane.

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Tatsu Ramen: The Future of Noodles in LA

In 2014, Melrose became host to the best new ramen restaurant in Los Angeles. Tatsu Ramen, the life passion of Tokyo native Ryu Isobe, brings traditional Japanese ramen to LA. Tatsu means dragon in Japanese and Ryu, being born in the Year of the Dragon, found the perfect name for his restaurant. Walking into Tatsu […]

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