Sur Restaurant
Sur Restaurant

Sur Restaurant

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.surrestaurant.com./
  • Phone: 3102892824x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Mon -Wed 5:30pm - 10pm
    Thur - Sat 5:30pm to 11pm
    Sun - 5:30pm to 10pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Californian, International
  • Executive Chef: Joe Martinez
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Smoking Area (patio only), Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Entertainment: Eye-candy and easy listening lounge music.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Melrose Ave
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Public Valet parking available after 6pm; Public Parking Lot on El Tovar , around the corner (prepay $1 per hour)
A word from Sur Restaurant
Sur Restaurant provides a dining oasis in West Hollywood. by combining South-European Flair, luxurious atmosphere, and friendly service. Looking to feel like you've traveled abroad without leaving the comfort of West Hollywood? Sur Restaurant, featuring Mediterranean-Californian eclectic cuisine, brings a taste of the exotic to the trendy corner of Melrose and Robertson.

Sur offers guests friendly, attentive service and sumptuous international cuisine for a truly unique dining experience. Refurnished with gorgeous antiques and striking artifacts by Lisa Vanderpump Todd, a realhousewives of Beverly Hills, Sur has a very seductive vibe. Sur has comfy indoor dining, a romantic patio, and a chic private room.

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  • Diners' Choice WinnerMost Booked 1000-Point Tables
Sur Restaurant reviews from OpenTable diners
482 reviews since May 26, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.1
    Service4.1
  • Ambiance4.5
    Noise LevelModerate
88% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
hot spot (273)special occasion (268)romantic (259)vibrant bar scene (195)great for outdoor dining (176)good for groups (157)neighborhood gem (143)late-night find (118)fit for foodies (98)notable wine list (60)great for lunch (41)scenic view (37)great for brunch (27)kid-friendly (15)Show More
  • Fun night out
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Last Saturday night for dinner at Sur staff was friendly The restaurant itself was very clean. food came pretty quickly and was delicious The only thing I would say was a negative was tables too close together. Lisa Vanderpump was dinning at the same time and was very friendly
    Special Features:
    hot spot, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • SUR is SUBLIME
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We traveled to LA from Minnesota for a business conference and SUR was recommended by a friend. The atmosphere was both energetic and refined with gorgeous decor, beautiful and friendly staff and a vast menu. The sea bass was exceptional--seared perfectly and literally melted in my mouth. The Ahi tuna was also delicious and flavor-forward. The staff took the time out of their busy evenings to chat and take photos with us, making it a truly memorable night. Looking forward to returning someday and will recommend SUR to friends, family and business acquaintances. Thank you for the amazing meal and ambiance!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, late-night find, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • No good at all everything wrong
    OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    They brought the wrong appetizers, no asking for more drinks after first round , order steak medium rare and got a well done steak because they brought the wrong order, the whole expierience was really bad !!! Never got the manager to visit our table after so many mistakes, our server was sweet but she doesn't have a clue what service means..., I had friend visiting from vegas and they were surprised that even in a nice restaurant service was mediocre.
    Special Features:
    late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Perfect
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    Great place to take my girl on a date. She has been wanting to go there for years.
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Two restaurants at Sur!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We booked Sur months ago (from Australia) as my daughter is a fan of the TV show. Our taxi dropped us off outside the Sur Lounge entrance and they had our booking so we eat there, only realising as we were leaving, that the actual Sur restaurant (as featured in the TV show) was next door. Felt disappointed, as no one told us that we should have/ could have been next door which looked lovely. The Sur lounge is quite nice and low key but does feel a bit of an afterthought, and now I can see why. Great service, ok food and $40 for a souvenir t-shirt (!). Paid over $200 at Mozza last night - same amount, but 100% better food and ambience. Really wanted to like Sur more, but feel disappointed.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Decent dining experience
    Wehodiner
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    Came here on a whim after taking in a photo exhibit at PDC. Three of us each ordered an entree and split a bottle of wine. Waiter was kind enough to let us try a few before choosing. I had the skirt steak (or maybe it was flank?) which was cooked properly, along with spinach and brussel sprouts. Everything tasted pretty good, but the brussels were pretty bland/not my favorite. Overall it was a good experience, however because of the reality show it felt really cheesy to be dining there, and for $50 pp I could think of several others places I would've preferred to have dined at.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ambiance was amazing
    Bestnightout
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    The art in the restaurant was absolutely beautiful..I love the decor.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, late-night find, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • NOT WHAT YOU THINK
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    I didn't go here for a long time thinking it'd be overpriced and mediocre cuz its on a reality show and they don't have to try hard. I was way wrong. Though I had more and enjoyed it all.... IF YOU GO THERE JUST FOR THE SPA COOLER COCKTAIL AND THE CHOPPED ARUGLA SALAD YOU'LL LEAVE VERY HAPPY! For any warm day here in LA.... they are the perfect combination. They're both in the top 3 best salad and cocktail I've ever had! And of course the decor is tres chic just like Lisa!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Go for the scene but not to eat
    Winendine23
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    The ambiance is amazing very beautiful bUT there food is horrible I ordered a lobster& crab ravioli and I could not eat it there was a bad fishy aftertaste that tells me the seafood was very low quality and old and frozen
    Special Features:
    romantic, scenic view, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Excellent
    SammyandLibby
    Dined on 9/14/2014
    Everything was perfect. Superb food, wonderful ambiance and exceptional service. Peter stopped by our table at right time intervals. We didn't feel one bit rushed. Perfect for our 15 yr anniversary. We highly recommend SUR
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not what I expected
    d1121dm
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    I live in New York and went to LA on vacation. I went to SUR mostly to just visit the restaurant because of the show Vanderpump Rules and because of Lisa Vanderpump. The decoration is amazing, it's a beautiful restaurant with a wonderful night life bar feel. The food is not out of this world but it's eatable.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Obnoxious Next Table
    justmenow
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    The table behind us ( my chair bumped up to another chair at their table) was a group of 6-8. They were celebrating a birthday and the person sitting directly behind me was hollering at the top of her lungs the whole time. The profanities and the F bombs were over the top. All I wanted to do was leave. It was annoying. The waitress said the had already asked them to calm down but obviously that didn't work. Once we were don they offered to move us to another seat.....but we were done. Couldn't stand one more minute of the noise.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Loved Sur's
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    It was everything and more what I thought Sur's would be. Food was great, the service treated us wonderful. It was really pretty at night. We got there a little before dark , they lite candles all around us, rose petals on table with fresh flowers. When we left the lighting of Sur's was so pretty. We sat out on covered patio. After sun went down they tied back curtains to street which was neat. Everyone was so friendly . I highly recommend this restaurant .
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Loved It
    Ashley
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Took someone here for a birthday, and they loved it.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great Meal & Fantastic time at SUR
    RJSS
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    An amazing dining experience in a gorgeous setting. My party of 5 enjoyed the best calamari with chipotle mayonnaise to start, followed by steak, chicken piccata, roasted chicken, pork chops and bacon wrapped meatloaf (I'll be copying this at home) along with a wonderful selection of sides. Didn't order desserts as we opted for chocolate martinis instead. Service was friendly and attentive. Will definitely return again when back in town!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • 3 starts
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Sur had a super romantic feel to it and is perfect for date night. Food was ok, nothing special. Very friendly waitress and the manager Peter was also super friendly. The bartenders were kinda douchy. I would of gave 4 stars but the food was a disappointment. It was pretty much pasta with jarred sauce and my friends pasta had so many olives in it that's all she could taste. I would go here again but would def order something different.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic, scenic view
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • amazing
    nicoletaylor
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    I am a avid fan of vanderpump rules and have been to America twice and it is far best the best restaurant. The food was amazing that we are still talking about it. The rack of lamb was A+ and the staff were amazing. Thank you peter, josh and gabrielle, you made our night. I will be passing my recommendation throughout australia.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • What a great SURprise
    DeePee
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Better than I ever thought it would be - great food, service and wine list - SURpassed my expectations in a big way - I will definitely return Well done
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Bad service
    EnglishTourist
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    I enjoyed my experience overall, however my friends and I have travelled from England and we felt rushed throughout our evening. I didn't particularly like the service as we were left with just water to drink and had to call someone over to order. The food was lovely, although our server began clearing our table before we had all finished our meal. We felt rushed and did not stay to have a drink at the bar due to the service we had received during dinner and there was no attempt at a conversation of friendly chit chat by staff.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good food and nice ambiance.
    pmedic
    Dined on 9/10/2014
    Was hoping to see Lisa or one of the show stars but no such luck this time. We will try again the next time I am in. L.A. Food was great and the wait staff was superb. Had a nice time.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    Sexy gorgeous comfy delicious great location and the Martini's fantastic
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Natalie Howell
    NatalieNewSmyrnaBchFl
    Dined on 9/9/2014
    What a terrific experience we had at Sur Restaurant. We are from Florida and have had bisque's often, but none could compare to the lobster bisque at Sur. My husband raved about the spinach soup as well. Our entire dinner was excellent and affordable. The restaurant was beautiful and elegant. Upon our arrival, our rental car was hit in the public parking lot behind Sur. Not being from California, we were lost in regards to the laws and how to handle it. The staff took it upon themselves to comfort and aid us in our situation. They called the police, gave names for witnesses and kept my company while my husband made frequent trips outside to look for the police's arrival. Lovely restaurant and top notch staff.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Outstanding Service
    Chestycub
    Dined on 9/8/2014
    At first the standard entre menu might seem limited and lacking panache. But in reality the specials are outstanding. The wine list is out of this world. The ambience exquisite tho the male presence seemed limited. Major comfort zone for female gf and bff. Overall A.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Delicious
    Australia
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    The menu was lovely , the filet mignon was superb , the wine list was very easy to understand and the atmosphere was friendly and relaxing.we already recommend it to friends in LA.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • One of my favorite spots!:
    dadorkjoey
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Love the garden dining it's probably the best place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, great for lunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Happy Birthday Mike!!!
    Denice
    Dined on 9/7/2014
    Ken & I took my best friend in the entire world, Mike, there for his 65th birthday and just LOVED it! Mike had been telling me that this was his favorite restaurant and now I see why. It is magnificent! Thank you for making his birthday an evening to always remember with many smiles and seriously happy tummies! Namaste..... Denice
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We had a great time and our waitress was amazing! What a great time we had!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Vanderpump rules
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    I am a huge fan of the show so wanted to go along to see some of the cast which we ended up seeing quite a few of them so I left happy! Food was ok nothing that spectacular.
    Special Features:
    hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Better than Expected
    Auntyg
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    We went more out of curiosity than anything after having read mixed reviews, and I have to say, I was pleasantly surprised. NO cast members were working on Friday night when we went for Dinner, but that was fine as the Server we had was lovely and the Food was delicious! Wasn't as pricey either as we had expected it to be. Overall we were delighted with the service, there is no pretence with this restaurant, the atmosphere service and feel is all great and honestly down to earth. Would definitely recommend this restaurant to friends!
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Fantastic experience
    Great4us
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    What a beautiful restaurant. Food was first class,service was excellent and gorgeous surroundings. Asked Max (Lisa and kens son) for a photo with myself and he could not have been nicer about it. What a pleasant young man!!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing
    Star23456VIP
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Of course we went here to try it because of the show (we are from Atlanta), but this place exceeded all of our expectations. Reasonably priced, large portions, great cocktails and the people from the show really work there. This place is a fun spot to try on a trip to LA! My husband was even impressed even though he did not want to go and really wanted to not like it. Thanks for a fun experience!
    Special Features:
    hot spot, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Nothing special
    objectiveVIP
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    If you want to go to see an abundance of video crew and equipment, this is the place for you. It's a scene that's overpriced but what do you expect from an entrepreneur who has made herself and other Real Housevives of BH "famous". Kudos to her and her reality staff. The food was acceptable but why go eat here when there are so many other excellent restaurants in WEHO? The interior is looking a bit shabby and the waitstaff look like they should being doing a few more push-ups between serving customers. Their 6-pack abs are a bit shabby, too!! Can't have it all.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Sur Restaurant
    lostlala
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    We were looking for a place convenient to an event in West Hollywood. After reading some reviews, I was a bit hesitant but we went ahead and I'm glad we did. It was early in the evening, we had a hie table outside, the waitress was extremely pleasant and friendly. We will be back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, great for outdoor dining, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Sexy, fun, yummy
    carolinecade91
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    We went to Sur restaurant for my Birthday with no expectation of "wow" food or drinks. I only went because I am an avid Bravo watcher and thought it would be a fun outing with my husband while we were in LA for the weekend. However, we were pleasantly SUR-prised with excellent service and very good food. Additionally, the drinks were very well made! I would recommend it to anyone in town as a fun place, especially for apps and drinks. The ambiance was amazing as well, very lush, romantic, sexy.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, great for brunch, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Beautiful and Delicious!
    MsWink
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Everything was fantastic! The ambiance and setting was beautiful. The service was great as well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Another Great Night at SUR!
    Felicity123
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    This was our second visit to SUR. Our first visit was back in April. It wasn't as hopping as last time we visited but it was the Labour Day weekend so I'm sure lots of people were out of town. Service was excellent and it was nice to see Peter as one of our servers again. I also got extremely lucky and was able to see Lisa, Ken & Jiggy. That was obviously the highlight of my night! Thanks again SUR for another night in reality heaven.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Top Restaurant
    Sophia
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    The food was outstanding and the service was excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant for both the food and atmosphere.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, kid-friendly, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fun night
    GRNA
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    There was a short wait to get our table but the hostess was pretty entertaining about it, food was tasty not overly amazing but what you would expect for the price. The best part was meeting the manager from the show, main reason we went was the show, wish there were more staff that still worked there but he was helpful and nice. Overall I'd definitely go back for the food/vibe, was a really fun night.
    Special Features:
    great for lunch, hot spot, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • SUReal!!!
    Johnandkatepluszero
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    I really wasn't sure what to expect but once we arrived my perspective immediately changed. The drinks were great the food was astonishingly good and the atmosphere was wonderful. Some of the stars from the show were there and were more than willing to take pictures. Overall, I was surprised by how good the food was. I figured people just went there because of the show but it's a great spot for food and drinks.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot, kid-friendly, romantic, scenic view, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Despite the celebrity...
    AndyMan
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    Food was very solid and service extremely attentive. The decor was a little over the top and I could care less about the faux celebrity aura surrounding this restaurant. All in all, a surprisingly good meal.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.