Redbird - Los Angeles

4.6
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2316 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
Located in downtown Los Angeles, Redbird is carved into one of the city’s most historic edifices, inside the rectory building of Vibiana – a premier wedding, events and performing arts venue. Chef Neal Fraser with Amy Knoll Fraser have crafted a beautifully dynamic restaurant space within which to enjoy Chef Fraser's critically acclaimed Modern American menu.

We take our responsibility of taking care of all those who work with us very seriously. After our forced closure on 3.15.20 it was heartbreaking to not have work for everyone. During this time we are most concerned about our Redbird | Vibiana family. To assist them through this most difficult time we created an Employee Relief Fund. 100% of gift card sales through the end of March will go to financially support our team. Please help us help our staff. Learn more on our website.

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4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
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4.6
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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EW
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on March 15, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My boyfriend and I went last minute to celebrate our anniversary. The server we had was very knowledgeable of the menu and guided us to make great selections. She recommended the mole punch drink that has a base of tequila super delicious. The cheese bread they have is bomb. My boyfriend and I ordered a 32 oz porter steak with mushrooms the steak was super delicious and huge. Everything we ordered was great flavorful and just memorable.

S
Las Vegas
2 reviews
Dined on March 15, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

This was my second time here, the first was for dinner with my friends. Absolutely love the ambiance here, the decor is beautiful and the food is spectacular! Highly recommended to anyone during anytime in the day.

c
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The restaurant is one of my favorites. We had the distinct privilege of meeting Rod who helped to attend to our table. I had the opportunity to speak with him about the historical significance of the building we were dining in and he gave us an excellent education. Having the ability to see St. Vibiana's Cathedral was one of the highlights of the day. What an exception meal followed by an exceptional connection with a superb individual. Rod ensured we will want to visit and dine with you again.

SM
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our family recently enjoyed brunch at Redbird, I can not express how happy we were with everything the food was fantastic as well as the service and ambiance. I highly recommend Redbird for a quality and enjoyable dining experience. Thank you Redbird.

OT
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I love Redbird. Always amazing service and food. I never have any issues when I find here

F
Sacramento
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food was amazing! What a fabulous dining experience. The dishes were creative, very tasty and well presented. Truly exotic! We asked for the menu back so we could know exactly what we were eating. I'd highly recommend it, and would go back just to see what was new on the menu. We ordered several dishes and shared them all so everyone could try them. Only slight complaint was that the noise level was too high, and for 2 of us hearing was not easy. We did have a very memorable meal celebrating 2 birthdays. Thank you!

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food amazing drinks amazing service. Was an amazing dinner.

DN
Los Angeles
52 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always interesting, both the kitchen and the bar fare. Excellent food, even better drink.

AM
Central Coast
4 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Can’t wait to return

AF
1 review
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Incredible food, and honestly even better drinks. Had the mole milk punch and it was truly the most inventive and tasty cocktail I’ve ever had. The plates were pretty small for the price point, but definitely so tasty. Staff was exceptionally attentive to detail. Ambience was very hip and fun.

CH
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 5, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were having a pre-theatre dinner, which our waiter asked us about before we had to mention it. He then proceeded to keep better track of time than we did to ensure we were served with ample time to make our show. The service and food were impeccable and it was a fantastic dinner.

CH
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A great experience; attentive staff, amazing food, perfect creative cocktails.
We tried and shared several dishes: Chawanmushi, Burrata Salad, Cavatelli, Broken Arrow Ranch Boar Tenderloin, and Brussels Sprouts. Every dish was a wonderful discovery of flavor and texture. Can't wait to come back and try some of the others.
It was a magical night, shall return soon.

m
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome spot!

BT
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

WHAT A PLEASANT EVENING AT REDBIRD. I HAVE NOTICED AS I GET OLDER I REALLY DO APPRECIATE HAVING AN EARLIER DINNER WITH FRIENDS AND CO-WORKERS TO BE ABLE TO GET HOME QUICKER. BUT I MUST ADMIT, I LOVE THE INTERIOR OF REDBIRD, THE ATTENTIVE STAFF, AND THE AMBIANCE AS WELL AS THE AMAZINGLY DELICIOUS FOOD. WE HAD A GREAT TIME AND WHAT WAS SUPPOSE TO BE A BUSINESS MEETING FOR 1 HOUR TO MAYBE AN HOUR AND A HALF, DEFINITELY BECAME A GREAT ATMOSPHERE AND EVENLY SPACED OUT FAMILY STYLE 3 HOUR MEAL.
REDBIRD NEVER DISAPPOINTS AND THE STAFF IS ALWAYS ON POINT WITH WHEN YOU NEED SOME MORE WATER, OR POSSIBLY CONSIDERING ADDING ANOTHER ITEM TO THE MENU. IT WAS REALLY GREAT TO SEE HOW THRIVING THE RESTAURANT IS ON A MONDAY EVENING. WE DID THE 6PM SEATING AND JUST TWO OTHER PARTIES WERE THERE. BY 9PM THERE WAS A FULL HOUSE AND WE COULD STILL PERFECTLY HEAR EACH OTHER AND HAVE A GREAT TIME AND DISCUSSION AT DINNER.
DO YOURSELF A FAVOR AND TRY THE SMOKED BBQ TOFU, AND UGH.... JUST TRY EVERYTHING :) I DID NOT REGRET ANY OF THE SELECTIONS MADE. THANK YOU REDBIRD.

GE
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Every course was delicious - service impeccable. Attentive but not intrusive. Everything was done with a smile - graciousness personified. The decor is a wonderful fusion of stark floors and comfy seating. Noise level was surprisingly muted even though the restaurant was full. I can't praise the experience highly enough and I have dined all over the world. Worth checking out for sure.

Dr Gray Hacking

OT
Miami
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2020
Overall3food5service1ambience3

The food was amazing, but the service was horrendous. Starting with the hostess who was rude to us and the waiter that kept forgetting items that we ordered.

OT
Orange County
4 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall3food2service4ambience4

Beautiful place and very lively positive vibes. Food wise they can do better. Time to innovate on food menu specially buttery pasta.

OT
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Rich tasty delicate food
Beautiful al fresco space, tastefully decorated
Professional service
Overall incredible
To be recommended

J
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience1

I always love red bird. But the food has changed so much in terms of its quality and pricing. The experience wasn't as magical as it first started. The food is plain and lack of care. No flavor, no skill and no understanding of the founding principle of the red bird.

LL
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Redbird is an amazing venue. Food and service are some of the best I've ever had. And the ambiance is just lovely!

f
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Treated my friend to a birthday lunch. It's always great for a special afternoon.

JH
San Francisco
14 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

redbird is incredible just awesome on all levels, the ambiance, cocktails & food unique flavorful and so delicious, fantastic professional service

l
Los Angeles
11 reviews
Dined on February 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding in every way. Gorgeous room, great food, great service.

J
Los Angeles
18 reviews
Dined on February 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food and terrific personal service. Thanks to Rod for making our experience special.

OT
1 review
Dined on February 24, 2020
Overall3food3service4ambience4

Very ok evening with very nice staff.
Suggestion our side there is a lot of theatre with changing dishes. You don’t need it let the food speak for itself.
Look at the portions they may be on the big side.
Beautiful location with open roof and when to cold everybody’s willing to do something about it.
Thank you for a lovely evening.

g
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Trendy aesthetics paired with fresh, home-cooked style food.

m
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Redbird is one of LA's great treasures-- it is an amazing restaurant, especially with a group!

OT
Atlanta
1 review