upcoming events

jon favreau, roy choi, jon shook & vinny dotolo present …

el jefe at animal.

monday, july 21.
6:00p ’til the last cubano is gone.

$75 multi-course family tasting.
(see below.)

our seven-seat bar is available for walk-in guests to enjoy the $75 tasting menu.

the patio at animal will be serving and selling $9 cubano sandwiches and sodas at 6:00p, to-go and cash only.

(dining room guests will be able to purchase cubanos via their server to take away.)

click here to read about it in the LA Times.

all in celebration of “chef” playing in theaters now.

family-style tasting menu ($75/person):

hamachi ceviche, mojo vinaigrette, orange, red onion, mint
heirloom tomato salad, haas avocado, oregano, white vinegar
fried market corn, garlic lime butter, cilantro
grilled blue prawns, garlic, red chili
roasted mojo chicken, marinated onions, sour orange
pernil-marinated chargrilled beef ribs
traditional yellow rice
black beans, bay leaf, soffritto
yucca frita, black mint mayo
flan with berries
guava cheesecake

we are no longer accepting tasting-menu reservations for this event. we encourage you to join us as a walk-in guest for seating at the bar, or purchase $9 cubano sandwiches to-go. if you would like to be added to the wait list, please call: 323-782-9225.