La Brea is pretty full of furniture stores and bakeries. Well on the bakery front, welcome La Boulange, (359 S. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90036) a bakery and cafe spot owned by Starbucks. You can expect breads, pastries, sandwiches, salads, and a dinner menu when it opens next month.
The interior dining area has natural wood with large windows and a bar. The outdoor area will seat about 40. They will be open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. You will also find six beers on tap and wine by the bottle and glass.