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For 2
Date
Sat, 2/24
Time
11:30 PM
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Kendall’s Brasserie

4.2
4078 reviews
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$31 to $50
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French
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  • Pre/post Theatre (112)
  • Good for a Date (46)
  • Special Occasion (42)
A modern, artistic and vibrant take on the traditional French brasserie, the all-new Kendall's Brasserie dishes out a revamped menu by Chef Jean-Pierre Bosc who has playfully enhanced his take on contemporary, regional French cuisine, inspired by his most recent culinary pilgrimage to his hometown in Lyon, France. Bosc indulges guests with the modern comforts of regional French fare and dishes out a variety of house-made charcuterie along with an array of small plates, seasonal salads, sandwiches and entrees.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
French, European
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Hours of operation
MONDAY 11:30AM-2:30PM
TUESDAY - FRIDAY 11:30AM-8PM
SATURDAY - SUNDAY 10:30AM-8PM

HAPPY HOUR I Tues-Fri, 2PM-6PM
Bar open for one hour after dinner service closes

PASSPORT TO FRANCE | Tues-Sun, 5PM - Close
2 Course Dinner $48

EASTER BRUNCH - APRIL 1 | Gather and celebrate Easter with friends and family at Kendall's Brasserie! Enjoy a Two-Course prix-fixe menu for $25 per person. A la carte menu available starting at 3PM.
RESERVE NOW

Price excludes tax and gratuity. Menu subject to change.
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Phone number
(213) 972-7322
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Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Jean-Pierre Bosc
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Private party facilities
Kendall’s Brasserie and Bar is a beautiful and dramatic Parisian setting for private dinners, fundraisers and post-concert receptions. The dynamic central bar and lounge features a tempting raw seafood bar as the centerpiece for casual cocktail parties, while the dining rooms feature cozy French décor.
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Private party contact
Victoria Frazier-Kirchhoff: (213) 972-3028
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Catering
To receive more information about our catering and private event options at this location, please contact our special events representative below:

Catering and Special Event Sales | T 213-972-3028 I F 213-814-1850
events@kendallsbrasserie.com
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
First St. & Grand Ave.
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Parking details
Valet parking is available (dinner only) on Grand Avenue in front of Patina at the Walt Disney Concert Hall for $8 with Kendall's validation.

Parking is also available in the Music Center parking garage, but validation is not available during the day. Rates at the Music Center parking garage until 8PM are $14 per hour, with a maximum of $20.

Complimentary Parking
Join us nightly from 8PM-9:30PM and receive complimentary parking.
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Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 4078 People Are Saying
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4.2  based on recent ratings
4.2
food
4.1
service
4.1
ambience
3.7
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87% of people would recommend it to a friend
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vipFredericaB (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Steak tartare was terrific and plentiful and the beet salad was very good.

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JoelH 
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Nice spot after theater. Food was good (steak and baramundi), but salmon was slightly undercooked and took awhile to get back. Service is OK.

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vipAnon (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

This was a pre-concert meal - good as always. It's a great place to gather before Music Center events.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined 6 days ago

Always a good place to eat before an event at Dorothy Chandler center. We went before an opera, a Sunday lunch, had their Moules et Frites ( mussel & French fries). Really excellent. Best fries in town, delicious mussels. Good service & atmosphere. Will go back.

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Denise (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined 6 days ago

Lovely brunch on our way to see Candide at the opera. Very nice selection. Tasty food!

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

We were given a seat in The Boardroom section of the restaurant and it was very quiet and comfortable. Different than the front of the restaurant.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 18, 2018

Our reservation was honored immediately, the staff was courteous, the service was quick and the food was great

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

Somewhat chaotic because busy before the showtimes for performances. We had a 12:30 reservation but had not been served entrees by 1:10. We did get out in time. Waiters were disorganized as to who had our table, order taken by manager.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

I had mushroom soup and the avocado salad both were superb in both presentation and taste. My wife had onion soup and an endive salad both were outstanding. We shared the very unique "floating island" , a merengue floating in a scrumptious creme anglais and caramel sauce with sliced almonds, for dessert. We like to eat at Kendall's when we attend LA Opera performances and/or LA Philharmonic concerts. The staff is friendlly and attentive. Obviously the location is convenient to both venues so we never have to repark our car.

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vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
2.0  Dined on February 17, 2018

We noted that we were celebrating our 18th Anniversary on our Open Table reservation, and not a word was said in reception or during service at our table. The Malbec screw top half bottle was very mediocre for $40, mentioned it to the waiter, no response. We won't be back.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Fantastic Valentines Day dinner with awesome service and delicious food!!!

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PeterG (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Very enjoyable post theater spot. Good drinks, good food and good service. We are regular customers.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

The food is outstanding and the bartending is excellent. The hostess was very professional and friendly. She did all she could to help make us comfortable as we waited for our reservation. The martini I had was expertly crafted and plentiful. I hope, seeing that there are several, even dozens, of local craft breweries, that they will add additonal selections featuring some of our outstanding ales and beers.

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Mike (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Delicious food, prompt and friendly service.

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

Kendall's is the ideal choice for a pre-concert meal. Just one block from Disney Concert Hall, the crowd on Friday night was clearly filled with regulars and pre-concert goers. The staff was friendly, welcoming and attentive (though we were asked twice in one minute what kind of water we wanted and whether we wanted any drinks before we had even picked up our menus). The food is the real draw, however. The short rib is excellent, deeply flavorful without being heavy. The barramundi is also excellent, cooked perfectly and accompanied with haricot verts. The wine list is well balanced and though the per-glass price starts at $12 and goes up, the choices are very good. For the area, this is probably one of the better places to go. My only gripe is that the espresso is terrible, tasting more like watery diner coffee. The desserts make up for the poor espresso.

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vip1Califtraveler (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 8, 2018

The new manager personally took an interest and it showed in the service. Everything was on time and we made it to the opera with sufficient time to spare. I will be back!

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Pasadena (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

A small but sound menu. Nice wines by the glass. Great place for pre-concert or theater dinner.

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Californian (New Orleans)
4.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

The advantage of this eatery is that it has the perfect location for pre-theatre and post-theatre dining. Check out the delicious lavender daiquiri. We enjoyed our dinners and wine selections, except for the appetizer pate which was markedly awful. Service was friendly and efficient. Due to its proximity to the theatre, we will be repeat patrons.

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mermaid (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 6, 2018

We usually eat at Kendall's whenever we are going to Disney Hall or the theater. Be sure to make a reservation as there is always a line during show times. They sat us up the stairs once but we did not care for it there. The ambiance is on the lower level.

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vipsamba (Los Angeles)
4.0  Dined on February 4, 2018

Brunch is consistently good, whether it's a breakfast item or a lunch meal. Very convenient for pre or post theater dining. Definitely recommend for downtown dining

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