The Magic Castle

The Magic Castle

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://www.magiccastle.com/
  • Phone: (323) 851-3313
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Friday: 11:00am - 3:00pm (Members Only); Dinner: Monday - Friday: 6;00pm - 11:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 6:00pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Californian, Steakhouse
  • Dress Code: Jacket And Tie Required
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: No
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Weekend Brunch, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: The Magic Castle can be reserved exclusively for your special event. We have the following facilities: Showrooms: Pub museum (seating 15), Peller Theater (seating 50) for private shows only. Total area available: 24,000 sq. ft. Five different bar areas Meeting areas: Inner Circle (includes separate bar and restroom facilities, dance floor, and access to Peller Theater; can be secured), Haunted Wine Cellar (includes private bar and Pub museum).
  • Private Party Contact: Matt Patton 323-851-3313 x336
  • Entertainment: Your night at the Magic Castle® would not be complete without magic! The Magic Castle hosts five different magic shows in three showrooms.

    The Close-up Gallery presents masters of the art of close-up magic.

    The Parlour of Prestidigitation recreates the Victorian experience of the "parlour" (living room) magician.

    The Palace of Mystery hosts grand illusion and other stage performers.

    There are also several magic performances throughout the Castle presented by our magician members for you amazement.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Franklin & Orange - 1 block N of Hollywood Bl
  • Public Transit: Red-Line: Hollywood and Highland station. The Magic Castle is within a 5 minute walk.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Parking at the Magic Castle is provided by a valet service. $4.00 for members, $8 for non-members.
A word from The Magic Castle


The Magic Castle® is a an exclusive private club for the Academy of Magical Arts, Inc, a very special organization devoted to the advancement of the ancient art of magic. You must be a member or have a guest card from a member to gain admittance. Reservations for dinner are required.

We ask that invited guests follow a few club rules:

1. No one under 21 may be admitted to the club at any time except for Saturday and Sunday brunch. Please be sure that every member of your party has picture ID.

2. The Magic Castle® has a strict dress code for evening guests: Business attire for men (i.e. coats and ties) and evening wear for ladies (i.e. cocktail dresses, pantsuits, etc). If you have any questions about the dress code, please call the Castle before you make your visit. Guests who do not meet the dress code will not be admitted to the club.

3. No cameras or photography allowed.
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The Magic Castle reviews from OpenTable diners
1 review since July 23, 2014
Overall Rating5
  • Food5
    Service5
  • Ambiance5
    Noise LevelModerate
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  • MAGICAL DINING EXPERANCE
    BobbyD
    Dined on 3/22/2014
    Been a member of the Magic Castle for over 40 Years. Can't say enough how wonderful the Magic Castle is for ambience,dining just to meet with friends! #5stars!
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Perfect for all except magic haters
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/17/2011
    If you can obtain a pass to get in here, do it. You won't be sorry. Magic haters, do us all a favor and stay home (you know who you are).
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, kid-friendly, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, scenic view, great for lunch, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • You go there because it's
    worlddiner1213
    Dined on 1/4/2011
    You go there because it's Magic Castle. The food, although it has improved quite a bit recently, is still second consideration.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • This private magician's club
    OpenTable Diner Since 2008
    Dined on 9/26/2010
    This private magician's club is a special treat for friends and family and always a memorable experience for client's.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, good for groups, great for brunch, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great place! Food, service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 3/18/2010
    Great place! Food, service and entertainment are wonderful.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for brunch, special occasion, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • A very, very special place.
    OpenTable Diner Since 2004VIP
    Dined on 1/31/2010
    A very, very special place. Been going to the Magic Castle for 40 years and the magic is still there.
    Special Features:
    vibrant bar scene, fit for foodies, great for brunch, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • While the food is fine that's
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009VIP
    Dined on 12/29/2009
    While the food is fine that's not why you're going to the Magic Castle. One of the most unique places LA.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic