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8 Los Angeles restaurants with heavenly avocado toast (slide show)

It's official: Avocado toast is a thing. Here are the Los Angeles restaurants where you can find the trendiest toast in town.

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Avocado toast at Eveleigh ($10). Avocado, Espelette pepper, side of boiled egg gribiche.

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Avocado crostini at Café Röckenwagner ($8). Grilled sourdough, avocado, sliced radishes.

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Avocado toast at Swingers ($4.95). Multigrain toast, avocado, olive oil, kosher salt, lemon, chili flakes.

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Avocado toast at L.A. Chapter in the Ace Hotel Downtown LA ($9). Seven-grain toast, crushed avocado, Aleppo pepper. 

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Avocado toast at Goldies ($8). Wood-grilled bread, smoked chili flakes, lemon.

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Avocado toast at The Hart + The Hunter ($4). Toast, sliced avocado, salt, pepper—option to add pimento cheese ($2) or smoked trout ($5). 

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Bruschetta with crushed avocado and uni at Cavatina (10). Avocado, uni, pickled fresno chile, maldon sea salt.

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"The Green Thumb" avocado toast at Home ($4.95). Toasted sourdough, avocado, tomato.

The cronut. The bacon martini. Truffle oil on everything. Must food trends be so complicated? Our love of simplicity (who could turn down a classic BLT sandwich or jelly donut?) is why we're ecstatic over the latest culinary craze to sweep Los Angeles restaurants: avocado toast. A slice of bread, a slathering of crushed avocado, a dash of salt or pepper, and you're done. We scoured in-the-know eateries for their takes on the toast trend—all you have to do is decide which to try first.

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Bill J
Bill J

Yes, Avocado Toast is one of the latest and greatest foods out there. Check out Cafe Strella on Sunset Blvd for an exceptional example of this incredible treat.