The search for great Indian food in the Valley can be long and treacherous, but if you’re in Studio City, Lal Mirch is a great place to start. The colorful, family-run spot along Ventura has a large menu that includes every staple in the book, and at lunchtime, all those staples are in the $10 range with soup, rice, and naan included. They also have a ton of vegetarian options.
Where we've featured it
Search by Perfect For
More spots in Studio CitySee more
Aroma Coffee and Tea Co.
Aroma Cafe is an all-day spot in Studio City that almost always has a line for their baked goods and sandwiches.
Laurel Tavern is fantastic neighborhood bar/restaurant smack in the heart of Ventura Blvd.
More Indian spotsSee more
Tumbi is a modern Indian restaurant right off The Promenade in Santa Monica and an unexpected bright spot in a rather bleak area for good food.
Addi’s Tandoor in Redondo Beach serves great Indian classics, and has the crowds to prove it.
The second location of modern Indian spot Badmaash is a great casual dinner option in Mid-City.
Suggested by our writers
SUGARFISH | Studio City
LA’s best, most affordable sushi at the location of the original Sushi Nozawa - where it all started.
Ventura Blvd. has more quality sushi joints than it knows what to do with, but Asanebo remains one of its greatest.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more