Bar Garcia at Tuck Hotel

4.9
18 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
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  • Creative Cuisine
  • Tapas
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Restaurant Bar Garcia, located at the bottom of the Tuck Hotel, offers the best contemporary food in Downtown Los Angeles. An array of Spanish, Italian, French, Middle Eastern and Asian inspired ingredients come together at Bar Garcia to represent the best fusion of Cali cuisine. Chef Juan Pablo Torre opened this dynamic restaurant and full bar in the heart of Los Angeles in the vibrant Fashion District. Locally tapped into the arts scene, the restaurant serves as a rotating gallery for local artists. Bar Garcia's goal is to allow patrons from LA and beyon an intimate look into the DTLA vibe. The restaurant prides itself in offering an affordable experience by pairing great service with a wide range of wine and cocktail selections that are leveled with the best European wine bars.

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Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Spanish, Italian
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Hours of operation
DINNER
Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm

BRUNCH
Sunday 12.00pm - 4.30pm

HAPPY HOUR
Monday - Friday: 5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Phone number
(213) 947-3815
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Juan Pablo Torre
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
8th St
Additional
Bar Dining, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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RP
Orange County
2 reviews
Dined on June 25, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Bar Garcia is an great place for a drink or meal. The menu is creative and all the plates we tried were fantastic. We especially enjoyed the calamari dish. Highly recommended!

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TM
Miami
1 review
Dined on June 17, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had a great meal at Bar Garcia. The branzino was amazing, and service was excellent!

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MB
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on June 10, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

What a surprise! Small hotel, small lobby, small restaurant, small menu, but excellent food and service. Our server, Jesus, was knowledgeable and familiar with each dish and wine we ordered, as well as being attentive, personable and lovely. All plates were delicious, but the dessert of raspberry sorbet and chocolate Grenache with a touch of tobacco was mind-blowing!

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s
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 6, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

a first rate tapas place, with helpful service and good value.

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KH
1 review
Dined on June 3, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Tried this before the Music Center. Enjoyed the different dishes; definitely should go with people who like to share food!

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on May 26, 2018
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Celebrated my friends birthday there. Jesus, our waiter, was extremely attentive and friendly! Will definitely recommend this place to others. The ambience, food, and service was overall satisfying!

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MG
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on May 19, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Every time we go to bar Garcia, we have a wonderful experience. We have tried most plates on the menu and loved every single one. Juan Pablo, the chef and owner, is a genius. He has the ability to combine flavors and ingredients that make each plate a work of art.
The waiters are respectful, kind and friendly. They are very attentive and anticipate any need that he customer has.
A worthwhile experience!

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JF
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on May 16, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My wife and I greatly enjoyed our pre theater dinner that was made up of small plates. The menu was very creative and every dish was delicious. Ambiance was very pleasant and the service was excellent. Definitely recommend for any size group.

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OT
1 review
Dined on May 13, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, easy and chill

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OT
Columbus
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It’s was great

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MG
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined on May 9, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic experience. We visited bar Garcia many times and are always very happy to go there.
Food is amazing , the staff is very friendly. You will not be disappointed.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on April 6, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Nice changes/improvements!.... fun menu!

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A
Los Angeles
11 reviews
Dined on April 1, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I just had my birthday dinner here with a group of 10 people. The food was so terrific, unique, creative, tasty, and fresh. The tapas menu is great to share with a large group. There are vegan and non-vegan options which are fantastic. And, the service was very good and on point. This place is a hidden gem. I am happy and will come here often!

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RT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was great. They really treat you like family here. Classy yet home

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A
Los Angeles
9 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and an amazing crew that seem to do everything correctly

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great place for new American meals.

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OT
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on February 3, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Staff was attentive and accommodating for dietary restrictions. Overall good ambiance and good food.

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B
Los Angeles
9 reviews
Dined on December 9, 2017
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Wonderful brunch before a Clippers afternoon game. Brisket spring rolls are delicious! And the pancakes are quite tasty. Enjoy.

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