Found also in New York City and other select locales, Scarpetta has garnered glowing reviews, including a selection as one of the "Best New Restaurants in America" by Los Angeles magazine and a nomination for "Best New Restaurant from the James Beard Foundation." Chef Scott Conant, was named one of "America's Best New Chefs" by Food & Wine magazine and is most known as the host of Food Network's "24 Hour Restaurant Battle". <br /><br /><br />Come and find Italian cuisine that's modern, earthy and refined at Scarpetta Los Angeles. This unexpected blend mirrors the fresh and inspired approach that acclaimed Chef Scott Conant brings to Scarpetta Los Angeles. Scarpetta delights patrons with soulful Italian dishes that boast the finest seasonal ingredients. Adjacent to the Beverly Canon Gardens, Scarpetta's beautiful al fresco dining augments the Mediterranean-inspired experience, creating an enchanting backdrop for lunch or dinner.