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The Ivy

4.7
5620 Reviews
$50 and over
Californian

To our Ivy family,

We are so excited to welcome you back to our patios and thank you for your support. A reminder that as indoor dining is not yet allowed by the state or county, all seating is weather-permitting until further notice. We hope that it won’t rain, but if it does we will sadly have to see you another time.

All the best,
Team Ivy

Support The Ivy during COVID-19

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

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Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Dine in
Starting May 9, 2021

We will be offering our full a la carte menu on Mother's Day. A credit card is required to book a table for brunch, lunch or dinner. We look forward to celebrating with you, a $50/person will be charged in the event of a no-show or cancellation less than 48 hours from your reservation time.

What 5620 people are saying
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4.7based on recent ratings
4.6
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4.6
service
4.7
ambience
4.2
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85% of people would recommend it to a friend
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JudiL
Orlando
3 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall1food1service5ambience5

Food was awful & tasteless. Guacamole dip was just mashed under-ripened avocados, no added anything, no flavor. Tuna tar tare was awful & mushy, u could spread it on toast, slimey consistency. Ceaser salad unremarkable with no shaved parm (had cheap shakeable parm) & grilled shrimp on top no flavor.
Excellent service. Server was very pleasant & very attentive.

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall5food4service3ambience5

My only criticism is that they brought out the main course while the starters were still on the table which no good restaurant should ever do

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Daniel. Danny, and Estafano were all amazinggg! Best experience ever

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SusieMorales
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were recommended by a friend to try the Ivy and it did not disappoint. Everything was wonderful. Will defiantly be back.

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vipMaureen
London
64 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything was perfect! Loved our darling redheaded waiter. He was very sweet & helpful.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Loved it!!!

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AleshiaH
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Ivy Is My Go To Restarunt Whether Brunch or Dinner; never disappoints.

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StephanieS
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always epic!
Celebrated my best friend's birthday and enjoyed guacamole and chips, crab cakes, grilled veggie salad with scallops that melted in your mouth. Ended with yummy red velvet cake (and generally I'm not a fan of red velvet cake, but it was so light with fluffy frosting) and ice cream with the signature sparkler. Every bite was delicious. Such a wonderful experience, as always.

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machen
Atlanta
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

it was my first trip to Los Angeles, CA. I wanted to try out the restaurant because i had seen it on tv and a bunch of celebrities frequent the place. The food was really good. i thought it would be bland and too expensive but I was actually surprised. the service was spot on as well. no complaints

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ivy should be on everyone’s list to dine at. The service is amazing and the ambiance is fantastic. We had the opportunity to talk with the busser Antonio and he made sure we were taking care during our lunch. This is absolutely one of my favorite places in la!!!!

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vipTommy
Los Angeles
9 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food5service5ambience4

As always the food was absolutely fantastic and the servers are wonderful. We were pretty disappointed that they have taken away the champagne service upon arrival and also have taken away the bag cookies at departure. I hope this is short lived.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall2food5service5ambience3

Pricy to be a simple meal I guess you are paying more for the experience than what the food actually costs. Very unorganized, I did reservations 2 weeks before and still had to wait around 30-40 minutes to be seated, and they just gave us 2 glasses of “champagne” anyways, they don’t respect your reservation cause they keep taking people and not reserving tables for who actually made reservations. Also the service from the waitress was good They give you enough attention, but I’m not coming again.

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vipPeteP
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was a Very Wonderful Place for (Easter) Brunch!

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OpenTable Diner
San Diego
3 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Service was a bit slow but they all seemed to be very busy for Easter Sunday. The staff was super helpful with the birthday cake that I had brought, we had a really great time.

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RaiF
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience1

Had a reservation at 1:15pm. We waited for 2 hours to be seated, brunch was over by the time we were seated. They did accommodate us by still making brunch even though it was over. I'm not sure how you can wait 2 hours with a reservation, even though we kept checking in. With that being said, the food was decent, but the waiter did not know the menu at all. He could not answer basic questions. There were no redeemable qualities after such high prices and poor service. Was hoping to like The Ivy as it has been on my list. Perhaps it was because of the holiday or perhaps it was due to the pandemic. However, I don't expect this level of service in certain establishments.

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vipGinnyC
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Was crazy busy on Easter.l but the hostess was gracious and offered options for seating once or full party arrived. The waiter was excellent, unhurried and so was the food.

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vipprosAndcons
San Francisco
40 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Service is always friendly and professional, but we were very surprised by how fast our food came to the table after we ordered (about 2minutes). Made us wonder whether it’s cooked to order. My first cup of drip coffee was served room temp and when I asked for a top off, they said the must replace the cup (meaning charge me for another). Ambience was great. COVID safety practices felt solid. Perfect place for Easter brunch.

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vipChrisT
Orange County
20 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Very nice and great place to hang out w/ great friend. The services would be better but due to the pandemic, it’s good. The foods are delicious, the decor is cozy & homey...fresh flowers every where. Been here several before and willing to come back for more - only if you have $150 for 2 people w/I the liquor. 😜🤗😎

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Yelgiw
1 review
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place. It is in our constant rotation for date night for the ambiance, food, and service!

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vipetkt
Milwaukee
53 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

The setting is lovely and decor is fabulous. The food is pretty average for what you pay. Decent but nowhere near the mark for the very high prices. Our experience was really degraded by a table of very drunk and boisterous people who were rude, insensitive, and offensive. These noisy people should have been quieted by the management. It ruined a very expensive meal on an otherwise lovely evening.

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vipBradM007
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall3food3service2ambience4

It’s sad what’s happened to the restaurant. The staff has changed and couldn’t care less. The food was at best—average (lobster and pasta) which has always been a favorite.

After many decades of being a regular at The Ivy, we won’t be back.

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bruno
Dubai
1 review
Dined on April 3, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect amazing staff especially the manager

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vipAudrey13
Miami
14 reviews
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Incredible restaurant! The lobster tagliatelle is absolutely delicious and wonderful! Would highly recommend!

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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall1food5service1ambience5

The host did not care that we had a reservation. He only cared about rich people coming in sliding him money to be seated right away. He allowed a rich older couple to sit on a four seat table when the entire party wasn’t even there but wouldn’t let me and my friend sit on a three seat seat table until my third friend got there. Funny enough I would have given him $20 as well if that is what it took to get seated but had no idea it was like that there.

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ShaniceW
1 review
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing place great staff would highly recommend !

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AmyB
Chicago
1 review
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Excellent service

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maryg
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on April 2, 2021
Overall5food4service5ambience5

I’ve had great experiences at the Ivy. It’s so fun and cute there! Usually very consistent

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RobertN
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on April 1, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Always so good! Something for everyone. Very LA! It's a classic!

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Dani
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2021
Overall3food4service3ambience5

Really nice restaurant. The food is 2/3 but the desserts are grate!

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DonetaH
1 review
Dined on March 31, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I loved the food and the setting and the atmosphere it was beautiful

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OpenTable Diner
San Diego
3 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Beautiful place, regular/good food.

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OpenTable Diner
Boise
2 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday 🥳 I

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Johnm
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best! Been coming here for years... still superb

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KristyK
San Diego
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience4

Service slow, not very engaged or inviting. Didn’t get refills for sodas or water timely. Food was good and quick.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience4

No fresh flowers in the table which is a staple of The Ivy... food was excellent and service was really good. Asked for flowers and they said none available

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Torrir
Dallas
2 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday brunch - cute environment. Drinks were good as well

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OpenTable Diner
Greensboro
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent service and lovely atmosphere. The food was exquisite.

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Chanti
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on March 28, 2021
Overall5food3service4ambience5

The Ivy was a really cute place for my 11 year old daughter and her best friend. They had smoothies. I enjoyed a glass of champagne. Our meals were great and the service was even better. Also, love the touch of fresh, colorful roses everywhere! Will definitely be going again.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall3food2service4ambience4

What used to be a classy joint has turned into a tourist trap. Subpar food for dinner. But the Ivy gimlet (with 1/2 the sugar) was a great drink. And our waiter was great.

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vipCamillaH
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on March 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The ivy is always incredible! The ribs are amazing

FAQs

The Ivy does offer delivery in partnership with Postmates. The Ivy also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (310) 274-8303.

The Ivy is rated 4.7 stars by 5620 OpenTable diners.

The Ivy does offer gift cards which you can purchase here http://theivyrestaurants.com.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.