Ra Pour


Los Angeles

Capitalizing on its decade-old claim to fame as Ice Cube's hood in Next Friday and, um, not much else, the Rancho's totally stepping it up with this clubstaurant, which features a cascading waterfall that T-Boz insists you not go chasing, a massive wrap-around patio, a house band playing hip-hop covers, and food from a former French Laundry guy, including Kobe carpaccio, Carlsbad Luna oysters, and duck Bolognese, also the most common phrase to hear during an Italian middle school food fight.