Hugo's is an L.A. staple with fresh, healthy, organic food that will please the adults in your group, and an extensive kid's menu (and paper and crayons to play with at the table) to please the younger diners.
If you have any animal lovers in your family, don't miss the Los Angeles Zoo. Located in Griffith Park, this 33-acre park is full of highlights such as the Gorilla Reserve and the LAIR - Living Amphibians, Invertebrates, and Reptiles - exhibit.
One of the highlights of the California Science Center is the Space Shuttle Endeavor, a must-see for science buffs of all ages. Be sure to plan a whole afternoon here so you and the family have plenty of time to check out all of the exciting permanent exhibits....
It's hard to go wrong with pizza, and the quick-fired versions at 800 Degrees are especially delicious. With a menu full of creative toppings, you are sure to find something to please every member of your party.
This is the quintessential Hollywood experience that everyone in the family will love. Check out a real working studio, theme park rides and fun shows, and don't forget to leave time to browse the shops and restaurants at CityWalk.
This hotel is very well located near many of Hollywood's main attractions, and is also great for families. The KidSuites have a special area just for the youngest members of the family, equipped with bunk beds and their own TV and DVD player.
Take a ride on this L.A. landmark funicular railway in the Bunker Hill neighborhood. Its claim-to-fame as the "world's shortest railroad" means that it's a quick trip, but, at only 50 cents per ride, it's great for a cheap thrill.
This popular open-air market has dozens of delicious dining options, which are sure to satisfy even the pickiest eaters in your family.
It's hard to beat a full amusement park with a seaside setting, which is exactly what you'll find at this L.A. landmark. Get an all-day pass if you plan on staying for long, as individual tickets can get expensive pretty quickly.
Get the family out in nature with these fun horseback rides. As a bonus, you'll get close enough the the Hollywood sign for a photo opp.