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Amarone Kitchen & Wine
Amarone Kitchen & Wine

Amarone Kitchen & Wine Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.AmaroneLA.com
  • Email: sandro@amaronela.com
  • Phone: (310) 652-2233
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:30pm - 10:30pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Beer, Chef's Table, Late Night, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: We Cater private functions /Special Events .
    Please email Events@AmaroneLA.com
  • Special Events & Promotions: Special Event inquiries can be emailed to Events@AmaroneLA.com

Getting there

  • Cross Street: San Vicente Blvd
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Limited parking behind restaurant lot , metered parking available.
    Independent lot parking within 1 block radius.
A word from Amarone Kitchen & Wine
An intimate and cozy setting with a staff of Native Italians. We feature wines from all 20 regions of Italy .Our kitchen prepares all our sauces , breads , pastas , desserts and burrata in house daily .
A Chef's tasting is always available upon requests.
A treat not to be missed .
Buon Appetito !
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerRomantic
Diner Reviews
  • "This is the second time I've been to Amarone and the experience was consistently excellent. The food is really out of this world. The space is great for a date in the front section, there is a back section as well that I have not yet seen which might be more for groups. I highly recommend a visit, you will not be disappointed!"
    Dined on 4/15/2014
  • "Amarone is a real neighborhood gem! Authentic Italian cuisine, great Italian wines and a thoroghly experineced and charming owner-host Sandro ! This place is great for those looking for a real personal dining experience. Also a great spot for later evening dining too, close to all the music venues on Sunset. Highly recommend Amarone !!"
    Dined on 4/10/2014
  • "We have been going to Amarone for years and it has never failed to be anything less than wonderful. It is the perfect mix of a neighborhood family restaurant and fine dining restaurant with a wonderful list of Italian wines."
    Dined on 4/7/2014
  • "This is one of the best italian restaurants I have ever been to. My wife and I went on a Wednesday night, the waiter Gianfranco took such a good care of us, he was very attentive and professional. He assisted us with pairing wine and food dishes and had amazing recommendations. The atmosphere is pleasant and romantic. If you are on Sunset Blvd, YOU MUST CHECK THIS PLACE OUT! We highly recommend it and you won't be disappointed."
    Dined on 3/26/2014
  • "First time at Amarone and was very impressed. Small restaurant with authentic Italian food from their Tuscan chef. The service was excellent. Good wine list. Romantic. Overall a fantastic date night!"
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Was visiting from DC. This was a great little place. Food was very nice and service was perfect. Highly recommend it. One suggestion: If driving, pay to park in lot behind for $10. Signs on side streets are not clear. Parking attendants are extremely aggressive and obnoxious."
    Dined on 2/21/2014
  • "Amarone is like eating at a dear friends house who is a great cook. It is super cozy, warm, friendly and extremely welcoming. When it comes to true Italian food, I would say it is very good as opposed to outstanding. You will have a lovely meal but it won't be the very best Italian you have ever had."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "My husband and I went on Valentines day and they looked busier than normal. It was our first time so nothing to compare it to. They had a temporary menu and could not do meats and cheese which is the reason we choose the restaurant from the online menu. The starter pea soup was to die for but my main course came and it was wrong order. When they brought back the right think my husbands meal was good but cold. Mine was not great - we definitely want to try again when it is not valentines day - I think we caught then on a night off. We would recommend the restaurant as it's very romantic and intimate but we wish the food had been better."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Great place to eat on Sunset and walkable from many of the hotels. Good sized please with great food and very good service."
    Dined on 2/7/2014
  • "Service was severely lacking. Only 7 tables & the staff was overwhelmed. Was an hour to get our salads. We waited 15 more minutes and the waiter asked if we wanted our entrees. Caprese salad was over dressed (drenched really) and the tomato was rock hard. The pear/walnut salad had the dressing just poured on top - and too much of it. The walnuts were so hard i thought they would break my teeth. The pounded pork chop was crispy and plentiful. The salad on the side of it was overdressed too. The mushroom ravioli was good. It was very hot upstairs - like a sauna. Couldn't wait to get out of there! Won't be back."
    Dined on 2/8/2014
  • "The scallop appetizer was very very good but did need some extra salt and pepper. The ahi tuna tartar was presented nicely but was totally bland."
    Dined on 1/30/2014
  • "The Dover Sole didn't come from Dover, it was way overpriced for the area, the home baked bread was too doughy, on a positive note the recommended wine was very good, the pea soup was excellent, but I dont think I will return."
    Dined on 1/20/2014
  • "This is one of Los Angeles"s best restaurants hands down. The service the food and the atmosphere A+ plus plus. A great place for casual dining or for a special romantic dinner."
    Dined on 1/16/2014
  • "Good food, great wine that's properly chilled, Ask the owner to recommend an amarone and you won't be disappointed.,"
    Dined on 12/28/2013
  • "We were very impressed with this little Holbein the wall ! Truly delicious authentic and pleasing Veronese from the risotto to the Amarone and eclectic wine list Priced reasonably for. True foodies"
    Dined on 12/24/2013
  • "As always, the food, service and hospitality were incredibly great!!"
    Dined on 12/19/2013
  • "Welcomed like we had been there before. Served like friends and fed like family. Food was spectacular. A must do when looking for authentic Italian prepared by an owner operator who cares. Well done."
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "Sandro - host and chef extraordinaire! Always great food, always great service."
    Dined on 11/16/2013
  • "Charming, cozy European-style romantic upstairs room that can get noisy when it's full, but is an unexpected oasis away from the stretch of Sunset around it. Delicious, always super fresh, Italian cuisine. Great wine list. Attentive, friendly service. A place we keep coming back to."
    Dined on 11/16/2013
  • "Homemade pastas, great wine list and desserts to die for. Great dining experience and the best customer service I have seen in a while!"
    Dined on 11/13/2013
  • "The homemade pasta & sauce is wonderful! The personal service is refreshing!"
    Dined on 11/11/2013
  • "I live in phoenix and make it a point to come here every time I'm in town. The food is amazing! And the staff couldn't be better.We had the same waiter as last time we was there, which was 8 months ago, and he remembered us! He could even point out where we sat and which chairs we were in! Impressed!"
    Dined on 11/9/2013
  • "Wonderful charming little find. A hidden gem on the Sunset Strip. I would highly recommend!!"
    Dined on 11/8/2013
  • "My girlfriend and I chose Amarone for a romantic dinner based on reviews here and were SO glad we did! The food was perfect; hands-down the best pasta we have ever had! The service was inviting and genuine and our server was extremely knowledgable on wine pairings and explained all of our menu questions. I can't wait to go back!"
    Dined on 11/9/2013
  • "Dinner did not disappoint - the service and the food were excellent, exactly what Italian should be! Highly recommend this restaurant for a quiet dinner."
    Dined on 11/3/2013
  • "Reviews were good so we ventured over here. Service was great and they were very nice and friendly. Food wasn't up to par. Too much oil in the dishes. Burrata was delicious but mozzarella not so great. Crete brûlée was delicious. Very expensive."
    Dined on 10/26/2013
  • "seafood risotto excellent......salade and my appetizer just okay may have ordered wrong. Sandro and his wife and family are a delight to have met in this family run restaurant."
    Dined on 10/25/2013
  • "We liked Amarone so much we returned with out of town guests. The greeting upon arrival is warm and sincere. The service was wonderful and the owner was happy to explain the wine list and offer suggestions. The food is excellent. I have had the pasta with seafood twice and my guests enjoyed the veal. In a world where everyone is fawning over Osteria M****, this is the real deal Italian, with delicious food, great portions and excellent service. Could not recommend it more highly."
    Dined on 9/13/2013
  • "Outstanding experience from beginning to end. The owner himself greeted us and was very amenable to any special requests we had. Two of us had the seafood risotto while the other had the Osso Buco. We also had the salad and later desert with Moscato. The food was perfectly prepared and simply delicious. While you may not be too excited when you see the exterior, give it a chance. You will be glad you did. We are definitely going back the next time we hit LA. THUMBS WAY UP!!"
    Dined on 8/20/2013
  • "First we was running late so I called Amarone and they said no problem...we'll wait for you, and it was 11:00 at night! They were waiting at the door when we arrived and the dining experience just got better from there! Food was outstanding, service was even better, owner Sandro and server Livio are awesome! I thanked the staff (including the kitchen staff) for staying late for us and I believe they were truly happy to do so! This is one of the best dining experiences I'v ever had!"
    Dined on 7/26/2013