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The operating hours at The Belvedere, one of Los Angeles’ most venerable fine-dining restaurants, are conducive to bumping elbows with a few Hollywood power brokers. This Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star restaurant has long served as a deal-sealing destination for the nearby CAA and ICM agencies, who more than appreciate chef James Overbaugh’s modern American cuisine. For an early morning meeting, or a bite before hitting nearby Rodeo Drive for some haute couture shopping, breakfast is served from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. During lunch, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., those movie execs dine on lighter bites such as the Peninsula Cobb salad or smoked salmon with scallion pancakes and caviar. At dinner, served between the hours of 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at The Belvedere, the big guns of the refined menu come out; you may find rack of lamb, dry-aged rib eye or truffle marinated chateaubriand of veal whisked to the table. For a more laid-back experience, head to this stunning Los Angeles restaurant for Sunday brunch, served from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Grab a table on the cheerful patio, where you can sit amidst flowers and trees, soaking up the sun with a glass of Perrier-Jouët and the special croque madame (a rich combination of truffled brioche with aged country ham, fontina cheese and organic eggs). Whatever time you choose to dine at The Belvedere, the sophisticated food and Hollywood scene will make for an enjoyable meal.