Located in the east-central area of Los Angeles is Silver Lake, a region known for its popular restaurants and picturesque hangout spots. The neighborhood received its name from Herman Silver, who helped to establish the reservoir at the center of the area. Upscale commercial sites, such as coffee shops, restaurants, boutiques, and gyms, frequent Silver Lake – a plus for the over 40,000 residents who live there. Considered one of “the city’s hippest neighborhoods,” Silver Lake has many bars, restaurants, and nightclubs to keep residents entertained. Silver Lake is an exciting neighborhood that welcomes those who will appreciate its quirky and lively atmosphere.