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About Boxwood at The London

Chef Anthony Keene's Los Angeles restaurant offers fine-dining inspired by California’s fresh produces. The menus change regularly based on seasonal offerings. Enjoy a variety of market specials, several a la carte dishes. The ambiance is glamorous and energetic, with posh dining rooms that overlook dramatic views of the city skyline. Servers are knowledgeable. Open daily for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner.

On the Weekend Boxwood hosts a delightful afternoon tea from 1pm to 3:30pm.

The Rooftop at The London West Hollywood, open for lunch & dinner daily.

1020 N. San Vicente Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90069
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Californian, Contemporary American, British

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 6:30am -11am (Breakfast)
Saturday & Sunday: 6:30am - 3pm (Breakfast until 11am and Afternoon Tea beginning at 1pm)

The London Bar & Sitting Room is open daily from 11am to 11pm. The London Bar offers signature cocktails and Bar Bites.

Sample Menus are available at thelondonwesthollywood.com
For the most up to date menus please call us at 310.358.7788 and we will gladly email you them.

Cross Street:
San Vicente & Sunset

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(310) 358-7788

Website:
http://www.thelondonwesthollywood.com/dining-en.html

Entertainment:
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Catering:
For large parties and our private events please call our Private Dining Coordinator Stefan De Castroverde at 310.358.7788 or via email at Sdecastroverde@thelondonweho.com

Parking Details:
The entrance is on San Vicente Blvd. just below Sunset Blvd. We are located inside The London West Hollywood Hotel on the lobby level.
After 5pm Valet, With Restaurant Validation is $10

Executive Chef:
Anthony Keene

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Chef's Table, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, High Tea, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Private Dining by The London West Hollywood incorporates all of the aspects that create a memorable celebration or occasion, and deftly perfects each detail to enhance every moment with innovative menus, creative presentation and impeccable yet approachable service.

Boxwood at The London Ratings and Reviews

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4.2

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4.2

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4.2

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3.7

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Moderate

80% would recommend it to a friend

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Late-night Find (170)
Kid-friendly (61)
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Need to inform the patrons that boxwoods is under renovation and they set up a temporary boxwoods in a hall room.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on July 29, 2017

The ambiance was exactly what we were looking for during our luncheon. We stayed quite a bit longer than initially anticipated because the environment, view, food, drinks and staff were all amazing! We could not have enjoyed ourselves more than we did. Thank you!

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Great for Brunch, Good for Groups, Quick Bite, Good for Birthdays, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Casual, Great for Lunch, Tapas, Scenic View, Romantic, People Watching, Fun, Great for Outdoor Dining, Healthy, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Sunday Lunch, Handcrafted Cocktails, Creative Cuisine
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 (Richmond)·Dined on June 10, 2017

The Filet was AMAZING and a definite recommend! Even though most dishes sounded appetizing, my husband tried my Filet (medium rare) and commented on how he wish he would have gotten that; the Filet was only about $36 and the size of a fist -- great find! If you are a dessert lover, save room for the chocolate cake (with multiple layers) or the crepes (multiple layers of crepes that make up a slice of cake). All that to say, we had a great experience there. We were hoping to have gotten the Beef Wellington, but did not realize that was the Spring menu and they had changed a couple weeks prior. Oh well, one day.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Late-night Find, Good for a Date, Scenic View, Notable Wine List
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 10, 2017

Wonderful from beginning to end. Amazing views, fast courteous service, delicious fresh cuisine. Outstanding.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 3, 2017

We were excited to try this restaurant upon a suggestion from a friend. We were very disappointed in the service as well as the food. My, transplanted English, husband ordered a "Shepard's Pie" and a side of mushy peas. The Pie was the smallest Shepard's pie he had every seen. It was served in, what looked like a teacup saucer that was only about 1/4" deep. They didn't serve the mushy peas with the meal, when was finally able to get the servers attention, she had to fight with the chef and bring him the menu, to prove they were ON the menu. He begrudgingly served up about a tablespoon full and served them cold. My Black Bass meal was very good. Ambiance was nice and the restaurant was pleasant enough. The "English" food and the service were severely lacking.

Tags: Scenic View
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 (Sydney / NSW)·Dined on April 20, 2017

Really enjoyed the food and had excellent service also a completely stunning dining room.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on April 17, 2017

Made my birthday even more special by bringing out a cake. No one asked them to do this, instead, they took it upon themselves to treat me!

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on March 18, 2017

Great location and great food!

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 (Denver)·Dined on March 9, 2017

We came here for my friends birthday dinner and it was wonderful. Our server Keith was so fun and accommodating. We even had one of our guests show up late and they were able to bring her food out with the rest of ours. Can't wait to try this place again.

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Good for Groups
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 26, 2017

Lovely ambience, great city view, wonderful service and food to die for.

Tags: Romantic
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 24, 2017

The restaurant was quiet on this evening -- we were one of only three tables. The service was good. We had two delicious appetizers: black cod and a shrimp toast. Our entrees were just a little less delicious. Good, but no memorable: the pasta amatriciana with meatballs was a little odd because the meatballs' own sauce contrasted so highly from the pasta. It was a sweet/savory combination that just didn't satisfy (though by no means bad). The yellowtail over rice with a curried sauce was good but lacked some brightness, somewhere, through either acid or a particularly forward flavor. Everything in it eventually started to taste a little starchy. Our cocktails were quite good -- the eponymous drink of bourbon and St. Germaine with Lillet being particularly delicious and worth returning to the bar to try again.

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 (Calgary)·Dined on February 22, 2017

Excellent night out with our daughter. We shared appetizers, small dish tasting and main menu item from London Nights special. We also had tea & sticking pudding for dessert. Pricing and value is actually very reasonable, however $8 for tea (packet at that) is ridiculous. Dessert was $7 & tea was $8. Crazy.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (New York Area)·Dined on February 15, 2017

Service was challenging, waited forever to be greeted, ambience was disjointed by clientele working at the table next to us on one side while getting elbowed by a couple sharing a booth on the other. Waiter didn't bother to help in either situation.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Good for a Date
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 14, 2017

Ok, so it's Valentines Day and I make my reservation almost two weeks in advance as i know restos' get booked up in LA quick for this holiday. I went to website and it's gorgeous so I book on Opentable. I specifically reserve an outside table looking over the LA skyline. Perfect you think, right? Nooooooo...I get a call on Valentine's Day from the hostess informing me that my choice of seating was not possible, as this was a rooftop deck seating and the upstairs restaurant was closed in the winter and wouldn't open until April. And would it be ok if the restaurant below (which has a view) would be acceptable. As it was the day of, I really didn't have much of a choice but as I didn't know what the resto looked like, I trusted the hostess that I would still have a view. Unfortunately the decor is nothing like the photos online nor was there a view as they had shades drawn! The food was good and the waiter was very nice and patient but I'm very into decor/design and views.....So I wasn't impressed with the last minute change in my reservation which was not to my liking at all.

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 (San Diego)·Dined on January 28, 2017

Does Ramsay still own this place - I do t think so. They seemed to have some of the dishes they used to serve, but it just wasn't the same as when it opened and GR was directly involved - sad! It was a really hot place to eat. Wasn't horrible, just not great.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 14, 2017

Lovely place for spouses to enjoy a quiet night out away from the kids and take in a screening at the industry screening theatre next door.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 10, 2017

Bad service, slowly

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 2, 2017

We were celebrating my daughter birthday! We liked the restaurant, food and service was excellent, we enjoy the evening very much!

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic, Tasting Menu
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on December 31, 2016

Beautiful restaurant, great food and drinks. We really enjoyed our time here and would definitely return. Highly recommended. 👌🏽

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 23, 2016

Wow, this place is amazing! Great food, great ambience and fantastic service. The cocktails are to die for.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Good for a Date, Handcrafted Cocktails, Quiet Conversation, Scenic View
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 (Raleigh)·Dined on December 18, 2016

Very elegant dining with creative, tasty food and drinks.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Cozy, Quiet Conversation
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 17, 2016

Sticky Toffee Pudding best I've ever eaten! Cheese Plate was exceptional. Lovely wine list. Very happy that The London is the dining and meeting home for BAFTA Los Angeles.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 11, 2016

Changed my life.
I ordered a dry martini, it was too good. I ask the waiter out of curiosity if they stuffed the olives in the martini themselves....ofcourse they do.

Oh and the food was easily the best I've ever freakin had in my life.
Zero exaggeration.

Tags: Worth the Drive
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on December 10, 2016

Afternoon tea wasn't anything special, not great tea without a good ambiance. Servers were mediocre - not knowledgeable about the teas, and were not quick at all

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 9, 2016

I am a BAFTA member so that's why I decided to hold my first business luncheon there...unfortunately it was a Sunday so at first I was told it was 'Afternoon Tea' which
just was not the sort of fare I was interested in...after expressing this to our very polite server
Ryan, he swiftly presented us with a much better albeit limited menu....
Although 'Afternoon Tea' might be a once in a while nice idea, I do feel that we should be able
to access the regular lunch menu as well...my guests were also NOT interested in the Afternoon Tea, anyhow we ordered off the limited menu, were happy with our choice & server so it was overall a very pleasant experience. Will be coming back frequently since I intend to take full advantage of the LONDON/BAFTA partnership

Tags: Business Meals
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 (Salt Lake City)·Dined on September 24, 2016

I met my South Korean client here for afternoon tea and a business meeting. We were placed in a quiet, private area where we could talk openly in comfort. The decor and ambience were lovely. The service was top-notch. The food offerings were really wonderful. I can't wait to come back!

Tags: Afternoon Coffee, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Business Meals, Afternoon Tea, Cozy
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 18, 2016

I made a reservation for a Sunday brunch at the Boxwood cafe for a birthday celebration. When we arrived, the café was closed and we were directed to the rooftop pool area. All of the tables had at least some seats in the direct sun, and the heat was intense. We left. This is not a good choice for a weekend brunch, unless the weather is cool and you don't mind sitting in the sun. The restaurant also needs to do a better job of advising their customers, in advance, that the café is closed for brunch and sitting inside is not an option

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 (Vancouver)·Dined on July 30, 2016

Appies were great ... especially the lamb and beef.

We were not happy with the burger...
Bun was stale and crumbly....beef patty was dry and way too salty.

However I am very picky with my food as I have dined all over the world. Vancouver and New York are still best places for high quality food if your willing to pay for it.

Jon

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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 19, 2016

People were on their swim suits with sandals dining! They should have mentioned on their website that it is pool dack restaurant! Very disappointed!

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 20, 2016

Every restaurant we ate at was amazing on this trip except for the Boxwood. Liked our server and that's about it. We spend a lot of time in Los Angeles and never had a bad experience until now.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on April 5, 2016

It feels like the restaurant can't decide whether its a fancy coffee shop or an upscale dinner - food was really good, service really good, beautiful room, but something was missing - maybe tablecloths?

Tags: Good for Groups, Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on March 29, 2016

They burnt the chicken a bet on one side and just flipped it so it visible. But my salmon was cooked perfectly

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on March 12, 2016

it's kind of sad to see such a large space be so empty. I mean it was totally silent with nobody in the bar on a saturday night at 8:30 or 9. Other than that, the food was really good. The salmon was one of the best I had ever had. I feel badly for this place because it is clearly not being marketed correctly or there's something going on that I do not understand. Decor is solid, not my taste but it's totally well appointed. Service is suffering only because the lack of clients so it felt as if a few people were doing multiple tasks which again is understandable.
I you wanted to have a really private dinner then you could totally have loads of privacy at this hound.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 14, 2016

I went to Boxwood for Valentine's Day and I can say it was a special dinner! The three-course menu was nearly impossible to choose from because they all looked so good. Ultimately the server convinced my date and I to get the Beef Wellington, which is a specialty at Boxwood, and it wasn't a mistake. One of the best Wellington dishes I've had in my life--the meat was tender and the breading was crisp and salty.

The rest of the meal was great too (excuse my working backwards by starting with the entrée). I had the diver scallops with asparagus and my date had the spaghetti with black truffle. Both were incredible appetizers. The desserts were phenomenal too. I had the panna cotta with green tea ice cream and my date had the passion fruit creme brûlée. Being a sweet tooth, this was her favorite thing. The meal was flawless as a whole. I cannot recommend the Beef Wellington more.

The only real hiccup was the service. While I do not go to restaurants for service--I go for food--, Boxwood servers were often times forgetful and absent. I do understand it, it was Valentine's Day and the house was full. But having worked as a manager at Universal Studios, I can say that it is on management to ensure tht servers are on top of their assignments. It's hard out there on days like that. Even with that, though, our waiter was very nice, helpful, and delivered our courses in a timely manner.

All in all, Boxwood is a fantastic establishment! It operates professionally and the food is the star attraction. Not to mention it is really nice in there. Great place for a date or special occasion!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Romantic, Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 14, 2016

I called on Tuesday and Sunday just before our reservation to let them know that I needed a birthday cake. Both phone conversations went great. When we arrived, I asked the hostess if we could sit outside. It was a beautiful day. She was very short and kind of rude. My party of 4 and I just looked at each other and shut up. She led us to a large room with very few people dining and sat us right next to a couple having a romantic lunch. They could have at least seated us near the window since there were so many available tables. It was just uncomfortable. I was embarrassed that after a flight from NYC I took my friends HERE. They were so excited and had been looking at the menu all week. Well, to make it worse, we had to WAIT quite a while for our drinks. Which were ordered AFTER the appetizers. It was just a huge mess!!! The waiters were friendly. However, when I stepped away from the table to ask about the cake they didn't know a thing about it!! This was after two phone calls to the restaurant. So, I said GREAT. We left with our hungry friends, only having one drink and appetizers and went to another restaurant and waited for a seat. This was Valentines Day! Unbelievable.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on January 30, 2016

The service was terrible. Food was alright.

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 30, 2016

Always a treat to be at Boxwood. Loved the crab toast, very generous, very tasty – rich and refreshing at the same time. The toast was surprisingly light. Loved the ratio of crab to bread. The chicken was very nice and rustic – lots of goodies in the rice – sauce, veggies, seafood – every bite was a treat. The caprese was a nice surprise – a totally different creative take with a new flavor profile and it worked!!! Delicious! Even the little caesar was good and just the right amount. Dessert was delightful – the donuts were light and airy and no one complains about the rich chocolate! And the sticky toffee pudding is always a winner.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 28, 2016

Great food, good service, very unimpressive wine list

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on January 28, 2016

All 3 courses of my meal were delicious and the portions were sizable. The service and presentation of each dish was superb. The decor is very rich but light. I would definitely recommend this restaurant. I was there for lunch. I'll have to visit at night to see how things are for dinner.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Scenic View, Special Occasion
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on January 27, 2016

We spent a little over $200 on the dinner we ordered steak and my wife ordered salmon. The steak was under cooked and the salmon was fishy so we asked them to make another steak and my wife wanted a steak to replace the salmon . They sent back the same steak over cooked/well done and gave my wife the same salmon back cooked a little more. The team did not seem to communicate to the chef who what we were asking them to do or the chef simply did not care enough to get our order right for $200 there are far better restaurants in Los Angeles .

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