Josiah Citrin at Charcoal

About Josiah Citrin

Josiah Citrin is a culinary expert and veteran of Los Angeles’s gourmet dining scene, with more than 25 years of experience. He is a two-star Michelin chef and owner of Santa Monica, California’s highly-acclaimed Mélisse, Charcoal Venice, and Dave’s Dog House at the Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles.

Accolades

  • Two Stars
    Michelin Guide
  • Nominee for Outstanding Restaurant
    James Beard Foundation
  • #1 American-French Restaurant
    Zagat Survey
  • Top 40 US Restaurants
    Gayot
  • Five Stars
    Forbes Travel Guide
  • ChefsFeed Winner
    One of the Best Things to Eat in LA

My Restaurants

  • Mélisse
    1104 Wilshire Blvd
    Santa Monica, CA

Where I Eat

Behind the Scenes

From My Menu