Vibrato Grill Jazz...etc.
Vibrato Grill Jazz...etc.

Vibrato Grill Jazz...etc.

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.vibrato.herbalpertpresents.com/
  • Phone: 3104749400x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Nightly: 5:30pm - 11:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: American
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Private Room, Wine
  • Catering: Please contact the restaurant for catering information.
  • Private Party Facilities: Herb Alpert's Vibrato Grill Jazz is the ultimate venue for stellar parties! “The Best Supper Club in LA” has delicious and innovative American cuisine, prime steaks and spectacular ambiance, plus there’s a different world-class show nightly in LA’s premier jazz space.
  • Private Party Contact: Private Dining Coordinator 3104749400x
  • Entertainment: World-Class Jazz Nightly

Getting there

  • Cross Street: N. Beverly Glen Blvd.
  • Parking: Valet
  • Parking Details: Complimentary valet parking.
A word from Vibrato Grill Jazz...etc.
Conceived by legendary jazz trumpeter and GRAMMY award-winning music icon, Herb Alpert, Vibrato Grill Jazz is one of Los Angeles’ most exciting restaurants, as well as the city’s premiere jazz space. Vibrato brings many elements together in sumptuous harmony for an experience that’s a delight to the senses. It’s warm and elegant interior embraces guests with stunning visuals, world-class music & sound design, and the absolute best in contemporary American cuisine.
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerBest Ambiance
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Vibrato Grill Jazz...etc. reviews from OpenTable diners
103 reviews since June 3, 2014
Overall Rating4.5
  • Food4.4
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4.7
    Noise LevelModerate
92% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
romantic (72)special occasion (71)neighborhood gem (46)fit for foodies (44)hot spot (41)vibrant bar scene (39)late-night find (28)notable wine list (25)good for groups (24)scenic view (3)great for outdoor dining (1)great for brunch (1)Show More
  • Bad Service
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    My Limo Driver Was Disrepcted..... Food Service was slow and poor... Food extremely mediocre and overlooked....
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • great music and food
    JcosVIP
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    though the food portions are fit for Fred Flintstone and Barney Rubble - way way too much
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • A Great experience....
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    I took my Mom here for her 80 and then last Friday for her 82nd! It has become a favorite spot to go for a special occasion. The staff is great and the food amazing. My nephew had the veal Parm ..it was so tender and enormous. We dine early and there is a 2 piece jazz combo that adds to the atmosphere. I can't wait to go back!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Birthday Dinner Success
    DazedforDayz09
    Dined on 9/21/2014
    I came here to celebrate my boyfriend's birthday. He is a foodie and super picky. He had the steak with whipped potatoes and mashed potatoes. He would have finished it had he not gotten so full. I let them know ahead of time that I was vegan and had a mushroom allergy - they made me my own pasta dish and it was amazing ! We split the market salad (sans cheese on mine) and he got a cute birthday cookie with ice cream. We had a wonderful experience and will definitely be back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Seating
    Nick
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Despite making reservations almost 3 weeks ago, seating was terrible.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great venue for a special occasion
    DNew
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    We celebrated our anniversary here this past weekend. Food was great! We had a filet with an assortment of sauces, a twice baked potato and the shortribs. Everything was great, but the shortribs were the best! So yummy- just fell apart. They brought us flowers for our anniversary, plus they treated us so nicely. We definitely felt pampered. It is quite expensive, so we wouldn't come here every weekend, but for a special occasion, it was fantastic. Oh, and the music was great. Such a fun evening. We would come again just to sit in the bar and listen to the music as well.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great time
    Xtina2700
    Dined on 9/16/2014
    Great music! Food was cooked perfectly and amazing tasting! (I ordered Lamb chops rare) Delicious wine! A little pricy but worth it!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • A Wonderful Experience!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    I took my boyfriend to Vibrato Grill for his birthday. From the time that we walked in, we were impressed with the overall ambiance and décor. I made the mistake by arriving too early before actual featured musician was scheduled to perform. However, prior to the featured performer, we were able to enjoy some wonderful music from the piano player and bassist. We started our night with 2 glasses of wine and the lamb lollipops (so delicious!). I order the scallops and my boyfriend order the braised short ribs for our entrees(both were delicious). We ended with the truffle chocolate cake. I found the price to be reasonable based on the location and no cover charge. We will definitely return for our next special occasion.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • I love Vibrato!
    Luv2dine
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    The food and service are excellent! It is so much fun to enjoy a fabulous dinner with live entertainment!!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Entertainment quality
    Buddy
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Disappointed in quality of entertainment....piano...very good, Bass..always works there, Drummer...putting in the motions, Trumpet...as a former musician, it is not hard to recognize flat pitch! Boring...left early! The group spent a great deal of time getting acquainted...seemed that they were pickups.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • food and music
    brucejeffries1
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    The food was great and the music was terrific, but it's tough to talk when the band is playing. Know that going in.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, late-night find, romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Outstanding
    JohnbirksVIP
    Dined on 9/4/2014
    Music, service and food were all outstanding! It's rare to when everything is perfect and Vibrato is one of those rare places.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Food is always a 10. Service great!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 9/3/2014
    Best place to hear great jazz. Fabulous acoustics! Lovely helpful hostess. Food is a 10 and if you happen to get Adriane as your waiter, your evening should be perfect. Oh, and did I mention the bar drinks are the best - especially the Irish Coffee.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Would go again
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012VIP
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    Great spot, a bit tight between tables. Great hostess. Service was a bit slow to greet, and follow up with drinks on a week night. Food was great though, just be ready to order when you're half finished with your drink if you don't want to be parched;)
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing Evening
    3Ladies
    Dined on 8/30/2014
    The restaurant was beautiful and we enjoyed the live music. There were so many great choices on the menu. The grilled peaches with burrata and spinach empanadas appetizers were fantastic. Our entrees were cooked to perfection as ordered - the surf and turf special, mahi, mahi and the Gorgonzola filet. The desserts - Apple crisp with salted Carmel ice cream and the lemon tart with pistachio were delicious. We really enjoyed our experience at Vibrato and loved our server Tiffany. She was friendly and attentive, making sure we had everything we needed, from menu suggestions, to decanting our wine, to flowers and a special dessert for the birthday girl. Loved Vibrato and loved Tiffany!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, neighborhood gem, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great jazz and fantastic service
    localdinerVIP
    Dined on 8/27/2014
    We really enjoyed our girls night out. Talked between sets and had a very attentive staff. Music was amazing and would really recommend it for an evening out for smaller groups 2 to 6 people. Good was delicious too!
    Special Features:
    late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • great special occasion outing
    Laszlo
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    A great place to enjoy a special dinner occasion, with entertainment. The entrance is not as obvious, but the inside is awsome. The bar, stage, and seating areas are perfectly situated. Sound is well managed . Server is very accommodating and easy. The Wine list was too short. No White-Zinny? Wow. Chardonnay was smooth enough... but the goblet was only 25% full (like a taster)...hmm, for that price, it should have been half-full. The menu had lots of choices to enjoy. The King Salmon and the Kobe Burger was full of flavors, textures, beautifully arranged. Salute the Chef ! It was truly a dining experience. Yes, the price was a bit high, but that included the entertainment... so, we had a great time. Will plan to be back again :)
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Vibrato
    JazzFan
    Dined on 8/20/2014
    Excellent jazz served; the food is not so great. Good service, good music, good wine ($$) and no cover charge, so consider the food and beverage prices your concert ticket price!
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Vibrato Grill Jazz
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Great evening for our 2 couples, celebrating our special occasions together. Great jazz. Food was delicious. A small mixup with the kitchen on one of the hors d'oeuvres for one of us, but it was delicious in any case & staff was most apologetic for the error. Highly recommend Vibrato Grill & Jazz.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Special place but LOUD
    sholyhead
    Dined on 8/12/2014
    This restaurant is a gem in many ways -- the decor is outstanding, the food very food, the people watching is most excellent, and, of course, the music is unmatched... But if you expect to have conversation with your meal, this is not the place for you. That might seem like a given to some, but it hadn't occurred to me that it would be impossible to hear each other while the musicians were on. Better to think of this place a great jazz concert venue where you will also happen to catch a lovely meal with small snippets of conversation during the evening.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Perfect Bday evening!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2009
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    We brought my father in law here for his 80th. He is a jazz lover - he absolutely loved it! We all did. Great ambience, wonderful food, excellent service - a perfect evening!
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Jazz/food/romantic
    LAfoodies
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    Perfect place for a special occasion. We enjoyed our Anniversary and were treated like royalty. Terrific for jazz lovers-the group was top notch. So hard to find places like this where money spent is well worth it.
    Special Features:
    romantic, late-night find, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Top Notch Jazz Venue
    Catherine
    Dined on 8/7/2014
    Pleasantly surprised as soon as we walked into Vibrato. The seating arrangement is perfect; with our seat we could see the pianist fingers, the drummer playing and all the musicians and singer making music. Looking around the club I realized EVERYONE could see the same things we were seeing, so the view is great for everyone. My husbands scallops were perfect, as was my lobster martini and salad.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Ambiance!!! and beyond...
    Copacabana
    Dined on 8/5/2014
    Exquisite Menu. First Class Service. Top Notch Performers. Perfect lighting and an audience that appreciates good music inside a cozy, classy "grand room" show restaurant. Ambiance!!!! and beyond...
    Special Features:
    special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Fun Night Out
    rtmalone10
    Dined on 8/2/2014
    We had a wonderful time at Vibrato. We got a high top table near the bar that had a perfect view of the stage. The music was really, really good, but our food was terrific. We had a nice shrimp cocktail - the shrimp were huge. And we shared a Roquefort crusted filet which was cooked to perfection along with a Mahi Mahi filet over a mushroom risotto which was also really good. Our server was really nice, knowledgeable and attentive to our needs. This is a really nice night out to listen to great music with your loved one or a really fun fancy birthday party or special occasion place. I highly recommend Vibrato to anyone.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • If you love music
    LaSenora
    Dined on 7/31/2014
    And romance and just want to feel dreamy and slow down. This is a great dining experience. I guess it's the sexiest spot if there is just you and him and you both love a great sax, horn, bass and drums. You want good food served like you're in a sophisticated city... like Los Angeles!
    Special Features:
    romantic, late-night find, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great music and great food
    TDavis9060
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    The music, food and ambiance were fantastic. We went for dineLA to test it out and everyone was completely satisfied with their choices. I had the petite filet mignon medium well and it was delicious and juicy. It came with garlic mashed potatoes and spinach. The warm chocolate molten cake with vanilla bean ice cream was fabulous along with the ceasar salad that started me off. I didn't have a drink but those who did enjoyed the wine choices and the mojitos. We were seated right next to the stage and the performer that night served up some great songs from the 50's and 60's. It was a great show. Will DEFINITELY be returning.
    Special Features:
    great for brunch, fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Classy
    Glowing
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    Beautiful classy special occasion place. Cost expensive but considering there's no cover charge, exceptional talent, small venue it's worth every penny. I'd go again.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Amazing...memorable
    Act1Scene1Take1
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    Great evening! I loved it! Had a great time watching Davi and having a great dinner. The drink was great too!
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Dining and Entertainment
    MCAC
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    Reminds me of the New York supper clubs only on a more intimate scale. We had good entertainment on a small stage while dining.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, hot spot, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • As Good As It Gets
    Neale
    Dined on 7/22/2014
    Everything was fantastic the night we dined. Food, service & music were great. Only comment (slightly negative) was the pricing of 'craft' cocktails, pre-dinner food items & deserts. Main dinner items & wine list are great & very well priced. We are not from Los Angeles however, so maybe this is the 'norm' in LA. I haven't experienced these items priced this high in NY, Chicago, Dallas & Houston.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • First time, but not the last time!
    Tes176
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    This was our first time dining at Vibrato and we loved it! The food was very good and so was the service and live entertainment. I highly recommend this place to anyone who is looking for a great meal and a good time either with a date or with a group. You will not be disappointed. I will definitely be back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2013
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    This was truly great place- everyone was so nice and the food and music were very good.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great date night spot
    foodlover
    Dined on 7/18/2014
    Great wine, food and live jazz music! Highly recommended.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great Venue
    dylanblue82
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    This place was a great venue with great music but the food was bland. I will return for the music.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • foodislife
    Dined on 7/16/2014
    Delicious food, amazing service, and perfect blues music by the awesome Reverend Shawn Amos and his band
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a pleasure
    goldenlips007
    Dined on 7/13/2014
    We are regulars at the lovely jazz grill. The service and food are consistently delightful and we know we can always count on a wonderful evening. We have brought many friends and business associates who have become regulars as well.
    Special Features:
    romantic, hot spot
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • And all that jazz
    TruewiseprinceVIP
    Dined on 7/12/2014
    Great restaurant, great food, great service and of course, great jazz. Our first time there but certainly not our last.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, late-night find, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good Food + Romantic
    finedine4life
    Dined on 7/11/2014
    If you look for a romantic place to dine, this could be one of your great choices.
    Special Features:
    romantic
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Vibrato jazz and fine dining
    vrusso
    Dined on 7/6/2014
    The dinner was excellent, the service outstanding and the trio, led by Patrick Tuzzolino, was absolutely great.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate