Welcome to View Park
Where beauty seeps into every aspect of living
Life atop the hills of Los Angeles means a life of opulence and luxury. The hills of View Park provide eye-popping views that locals can enjoy from their bedroom windows. Waking up in View Park is waking to beauty in one of the wealthiest communities in the area.
View Park is a beautiful community with a long history. The population is predominantly upper-class African Americans, with some families dating back several generations. View Park is a place that instills elegance into daily living and refines what it means to live in Los Angeles. Annual events like the Taste of Soul
bring the streets to life with local flavor. Of course, any day of the week, locals enjoy incredible food from places like Hilltop Coffee and Kitchen
What to love
- Close to Los Angeles and Culver City
- Great community vibe
- Lots of local flavor and events, such as Taste of Soul
- The best cuts of meat in LA from Buddha Market
It’s not just at the Taste of Soul
that View Park’s streets are alive with flavor. This affluent little town is abundant with good food and things to do. Locals love coming together for music and food in an elevated setting with dynamic views. The beauty of the city seeps into every aspect of life in View Park.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Living high above the rest of Los Angeles offers the perfect vantage for sightseeing. Walking the streets of View Park, locals enjoy the incredible views, lush greenery, and a vast array of restaurants and shopping. Days start better at Hilltop Coffee and Kitchen
, a plush cafe lined with green vegetation and art. The food is fresh and just as revitalizing as the coffee. Locals can bring the fragrant aroma home with a bag of freshly roasted beans.
The people of View Park have plenty of options for a hearty meal, but the town’s favorite is Woody’s Bar-B-Q
. From the ribs to the collard greens, the food at Woody’s consistently delivers quality and mouth-watering flavor. Of course, nowhere has a meat selection like the deli at Buddha Market. Residents have quick access to the incredible deli meats artisanally cut each day for their eager grocery bags.
While living in View Park is beautiful, the residents make the city look that much better. The local shopping turns out outfits that turn heads. Living in View Park means having the best of everything. With an Oakbay Fits Clothing
in your backyard, it’s easy to keep up with the latest fashion.
Things To Do
What makes the seclusion of this wealthy little city all the better is the easy access to the LA Metro Light Rail
. Skip the traffic heading into the city and hop on the rail. Go out for a night of drinks, and don’t worry about driving home. The rail connects this beautiful little oasis with all the major areas.
Though residents don’t need to hop on the rail for a day of fun. View Park takes care of its residents with annual events that fill the streets with music, food, and laughter. The Taste of Soul
fills the streets of View Park with soul food and music and games for everyone to play. It’s a day that connects the community and nourishes their bodies by uplifting the senses.
Eating should always be an experience, or at least that’s how it is in View Park. Hungry Harold’s entices hordes of people to its windows for incredible tacos and taco burgers. Sure, there’s usually a wait, but the customers know how to turn that into a good time. When locals are hungry or want to catch up with neighbors, they know they can count on Hungry Harold’s.
Another spot in town where locals can often be found is the NCM Car Wash. It may be the mural or the rainbow techno colors of light that beam at you as you drive through the wash, or maybe it’s just the need for a clean car that keeps locals coming through this spot.
When you get to the level of living that is View Park, it’s expected that the education will be top-notch, and this little city delivers. Public schools are served by the Inner City Education Foundation (ICEF)
. Schools of note: