Los Angeles Top 25 Restaurants: August 2015

Los Angeles' Top 25 Restaurants list is back this month with a number of shake-ups to the list.

Veteran restaurants AOC and Spago made a clean swap with the former grabbing the No. 1 spot and the latter falling to No. 3. Also joining them in the Top 5 are Alma, which continues its climb up the list at No. 3, as well as Mastro's Steakhouse (No. 4) and Bucato (No. 5), which both made impressive jumps up from their previous standings to clock in at No. 19 and No. 16, respectively.

Additionally, Republique finally returned to the list from its over one year absence, ranking at an impressive No. 14.

Check out the full list below!

AOC's Polenta and Vegetables | Yelp. Jam Y.

AOC's Polenta and Vegetables | Yelp. Jam Y.

Republique's Croque Madam | Yelp, Jam Y.

Republique's Croque Madam | Yelp, Jam Y.

Alma's Uni and Tofu | Yelp, Liz O.

Alma's Uni and Tofu | Yelp, Liz O.

Spago's Dessert Tray | Yelp Kent D.

Spago's Dessert Tray | Yelp Kent D.

RANK Restaurant Social Score VIDEO
1 AOC 180.74  
2 Alma 180.38  
3 Spago 179.83  
4 Mastro's Steakhouse 179.61  
5 Bucato 179.47  
6 Animal 178.64  
7 Sqirl 178.55  
8 Trois Mec 177.62  
9 Status Kuo 177.18  
10 Love & Salt 176.35  
11 Ink. 176.26  
12 Stir Market 175.37  
13 LA Chapter Ace Hotel 174.92 Play Video
14 Republique 174.81  
15 Butchers & Barbers 174.74  
16 Eggslut at Grand Central Market 173.98  
17 Baco Mercat 173.88  
18 Gjusta 173.74  
19 Maude 173.26  
20 Bestia 172.78  
21 Ostrich Farm 172.54  
22 Hinoki and the Bird 171.82  
23 Culina Modern Italian 171.10 Play Video
24 Father's Office 170.86  
25 Lukshon 170.62