Kiriko The only restaurant where Milo will sit still.
He loves the lotus root, avocado sushi and ice cream. 11301 Olympic Blvd., Ste. 102, West L.A., kirikosushi.com
Venice Beach Wines Sitting on the patio with a glass of sparkling or rosé feels like instant vacation. 529 Rose Ave., Ven., venicebeachwines.com
Axe For the bowl with the wild fish of the day. If we’re really hungry, we’ll add the nine-grain pancake. 1009 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Ven., axerestaurant.com
La Super-Rica Taqueria The S.B. Zoo coupled with lunch. 622 N. Milpas St., S.B., 805-963-4940
Big Sur Bakery Loeb’s family built a house in Big Sur 30 years ago. They’re there every day. 47540 CA-1, B.S., bigsurbakery.com
The Marshall Store Past Point Reyes, the barbecue oysters and fish tacos are heaven. 19225 CA-1, Marshall, themarshallstore.com