Brentwood is a district the city of Los Angeles, located in the U.S. state of California. It is located at the base of the Santa Monica Mountains, 17 miles from Downtown Los Angeles. Brentwood is bordered by the San Diego Freeway, Wilshire Boulevard, the Santa Monica city limits, Topanga State Park, and Mulholland Drive. The district of Brentwood is often confused with the city of Brentwood, in the San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California or the Brentwood area of Victorville, California. Brentwood serves as a bedroom community for the greater Los Angeles area.
Brentwood is a small community and home to companies that include Brent-Air Pharmacy, Vicente Foods, Whole Foods, and Ralphs Groceries. Brentwood Village is popular area for dining and coffee. More than a dozen restaurants and coffee shops are located within this two-block stretch. In nearby Los Angeles there are a multitude of companies, including California Pizza Kitchen, Capital Group, Capstone Turbine, The Cheesecake Factory, Cathay Bank, City National Bank, and The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. There are many options for executive suites near Brentwood.
Entertainment And Dining Out
There are many things to see and do in Brentwood and the surrounding area. Brentwood’s Barrington Recreation Center offers a small auditorium, lighted and unlighted baseball diamonds, indoor and outdoor basketball courts, a children’s play area, and more. The Brentwood Country Mart is a 1947 farmers’ market, Brentwood Village is a small shopping district, and the Brentwood Country Club offers a popular local jogging trail. The internationally renowned Getty Museum is located above the city of Brentwood. Dining options in Brentwood include John’s Ice Cream, Kinders, Tailgaters Sport’s Bar and Grill, Brentwood’s Co Co County Wine Company, and The Game Sports Pub and Pizza. Digger’s Diner serves good quality burgers and their peanut butter and chocolate milkshake is a very popular choice.
Major thoroughfares in this district include Sunset, San Vicente, and Wilshire Boulevards. There is bus service in the area. There are many airport options for flying into the Los Angeles area, serving Brentwood. The nearest major airport to Brentwood is Los Angeles International Airport, offering international and domestic flights within 14 miles of Brentwood. Santa Monica’s Big Blue Bus serves Brentwood on 6 different lines.