Good food comes in many forms and flavors and can be found where you might least expect it. From backyard gardens to full service grocery stores, the links below will connect you to good food in your neighborhood, as well as help you explore other communities throughout the region.
Below are some of the best tools we’ve found to keep it all connected.
CalFresh Application(In Person): Apply for CalFresh at one of LA County Department of Public Social Services Offices
CalFresh Application(Online): Apply for CalFresh online here:
Community Gardens in LA County
LA Community Garden Council Community Gardens Map
Los Angeles Neighborhood Land Trust’s Interactive Garden Locator
Comprehensive Good Food Guides
UEPI’s Fresh Food Access Guide: Lists farms, farmer markets, CSA’s, community gardens and health/nutrition information with an emphasis on fresh food access in underserved Los Angeles neighborhoods.
Community Alliance with Family Farmers’ Buy Fresh, Buy Local Guide: Farms, farmer markets, CSA’s, restaurants, retail and artisans in LA.
Local Harvest: Online inventory and map of farms, farmer markets, CSA’s, restaurants, retail and artisans in LA.
Real Time Farms: Online inventory and map of farms, farmer markets, CSA’s, restaurants, retail and artisans in LA.
Eat Well Guide: Online inventory and map of farms, farmer markets, CSA’s, restaurants, retail and artisans in LA.
Farmers’ Markets in LA County
USDA Farmers’ Market Inventory
Los Angeles Times Farmers’ Market Map
SEE-LA Farmers’ Market List
Rodale Institute’s Farm Locator
Los Angeles Regional Food Bank Pantry Locator: Allows you to find a food pantry in your neighborhood using online mapping technology
Allows you to find a food pantry in your neighborhood using online mapping technology
2-1-1 LA County: : If you are hungry or looking for food, contact 2-1-1 to be directed to the right place.
Public Fruit Maps
Fallen Fruit’s Public Fruit Maps
KCRW’s Good Food Restaurant MapLos Angeles restaurants recommended by Jonathan Gold, Gustava Arellano, and Eddie Lin.
Healthy Dining Finder: Lists restaurants and their menu items that meet dietician approved Healthy Dining criteria.
ROC National Diners\’ Guide 2012- A Consumer Guide on the Working Conditions of American RestaurantsTake the High Road to Eating Out