The City of Encino, CA
Encino is a small town in the state of California. The largest nearby city to Encino is Los Angeles, approximately 11 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Encino, including Amir's Falafel, Alcazar Restaurant, New Jasmine Restaurant, Greek Bistro Restaurant and Buca di Beppo. For a larger selection of Encino restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Encino Museums, Golf Courses and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Los Encinos State Historic Park, American Jewish University, Balboa Course at Sepulveda Golf Complex, Skirball Cultural Center and The Japanese Garden. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Encino please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 10 airports are located in or near Encino:
- Burbank Airport Amtrak
- Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR)
- Compton - Woodley Airport (CPM)
- El Monte Airport (EMT)
- Hawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)
- Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB)
- Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX)
- Santa Monica Airport (SMO)
- Torrance Airport (TOA)
- Van Nuys Airport (VNY)
Encino, California Attractions
1Autry National Center - , Griffith Park,
The Autry National Center of the American West is an intercultural center and museum in Los Angeles, California that celebrates the diversity and history of the American West through three important institutions: the Southwest Museum of the American Indian, the Museum of the American West, and the Institute for the Study of the American West. The Autry's mission is to explore the experiences and perceptions of the diverse peoples of the American West, connecting the past with the present to inform our shared future.
2Balboa Course at Sepulveda Golf Complex - Encino,
The Balboa Course at Sepulveda Golf Complex is a 36 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1953, this Encino course designed by Wm. F. & Wm P. Bell & Wm. H. Johnson is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 818-995-1170. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 16821 Burbank Blvd, Encino, CA 91436
3Banning House - Wilmington, , , , , , , Los Angeles,
Banning House, which is also referred to as the General Phineas Banning Residence Museum, is a historic Greek Revival-Victorian home in the Wilmington section of Los Angeles, California. Built in 1863 by Phineas Banning near the original San Pedro Bay, it remained in the Banning family until 1925 and has been owned by the City of Los Angeles since 1927. The home, barn and gardens are now operated as a museum.
4Barnsdall Art Park - , Little Armenia, , , , , , , Los Angeles,
The Barnsdall Art Park has as its mission the presentation, promotion, enrichment, and development of the arts and artists of the Los Angeles region in all its cultural diversity. This is in keeping with the wishes of Aline Barnsdall, who donated Barnsdall Park to the City of Los Angeles for arts and recreational purposes, including the preservation of the historic architecture and landscape features. Located at the crest of Olive Hill, Barnsdall Park overlooks the city of Los Angeles, .
5Bellflower Golf & Tennis - Bellflower,
The Bellflower Golf & Tennis is a 9 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. This course is located in the city of Bellflower, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 562-920-8882.
Address: 9030 E Compton Blvd, Bellflower, CA 90706
6Bixby Village Golf Course - Long Beach,
The Bixby Village Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1980, this Long Beach course designed by Fream, Thomson & Wolveridge is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 562-498-7003. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 6180 Bixby Village Dr, Long Beach, CA 90803
7Cabrillo Marine Aquarium - San Pedro,
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is an aquarium in San Pedro, California, a community within Los Angeles, . It concentrates on the marine life of Southern California. In addition to its displays, it also offers school and group programs.
8California African American Museum - , Exposition Park, , , , , , , Los Angeles,
The California African American Museum is a museum that is situated in Exposition Park, Los Angeles, California in the US.
9California Science Center - , Exposition Park, , , , , , , Los Angeles,
The California Science Center is a state agency and museum that is situated in Exposition Park, Los Angeles, . Billed as the West Coast's largest hands-on science center, the California ScienCenter is a public-private partnership between the State and the California Science Center Foundation.
10California State University Northridge Botanic Garden - , State University,
The California State University Northridge Botanic Garden or CSUN Botanic Garden is located in the northern San Fernando Valley, in the southeast section of the California State University, Northridge campus in the community of Northridge in Los Angeles, California.
Encino, California Hotels
2Courtyard By Marriott Los Angeles - Sherman Oaks
15433 Ventura Blvd
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
9Extended Stay America Los Angeles - Woodland Hills
20205 Ventura Blvd
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Encino, California Restaurants
This is a list of Encino Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Dim Sum Restaurants, Greek Restaurants, Kosher Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published July 31, 2012
The Terranea Resort in Palos Verdes California is a magnificent oceanfront luxury resort with plenty of activities and dining options for families and adults alike
Published June 6, 2012
Our experience taking in the Southern California solar eclipse of May 2012 and our visit to the Griffith Observatory
Published March 27, 2012
Pyramid Lake California offers families year-round recreation including boating, fishing, and camping. Just be sure your boat is shipshape before heading out on the water!
Published March 6, 2012
These diverse Los Angeles attractions from museums, to zoos, aquariums, amusement parks and botanical gardens offer families on a budget endless fun
Published December 25, 2011
Enjoy the variety of seasonally sweet Santa splurges in Los Angeles from Christmas firework shows on the beach to Santa on a crystal covered throne in Beverly Hills
Published December 21, 2011
Full of history, fascinating museums, the Rose Bowl and much more, Pasadena California is a special place and deserves a full-court visit even if you are a SoCal local
Published November 16, 2011
Enjoy twelve great holiday family treats between Thanksgiving and Christmas in Southern California from boat parades to a Hollywood Christmas, fireworks and much more
Published November 2, 2011
Enjoy an All Saints Day Dia de los Muertos celebration in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery with Aztec dancers, music, food, and fun all while honoring the dead.
Published October 20, 2011
Just in time for Halloween, spinning webs that must be seen, they gather there just like a coven, knitting silk intricately woven - Spiders at the Natural History Museum in LA
Published October 15, 2011
With its outdoor concert venue and a variety of programs and musical adventures for kids, the Hollywood Bowl is a popular and highly recommended family attraction