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About The District by Hannah An
The eldest daughter from the famous Crustacean, Beverly Hills has opened her own restaurant. Hannah An’s newest creation delivers an authentic Vietnamese experience.
The culinary answer to happiness.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Vietnamese, Contemporary American, Seafood
Hours of Operation:
Monday 11:30am to 10:00pm
Tuesday 11:30am to 10:00pm
Wednesday 11:30am to 10:00pm
Thursday 11:30am to 10:00pm
Friday 11:30am to 11:00pm
Saturday Brunch 11am-4pm
Saturday Dinner 4:00pm to 11:00pm
Sunday Brunch 11am-4pm
Sunday Dinner 4pm-9pm
Monday - Friday 3pm to 7pm
Saturday - Sunday 11am to 7pm
$30 and under
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Beverly Center, 3rd and Sherbourne, Robertson and 3rd
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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The District by Hannah An Ratings and Reviews
Went here as part of DineLA. The tuna poke app was promising(nice portion, tasty), then it all went downhill. My noodles were so sugary sweet and the lemongrass chicken skewers were tiny. The three of them put together was maybe 1/2 a chicken breast. My friend very much disliked her salmon kale salad. She said the dressing(in which her salad was swimming) was weirdly sweet and the piece of salmon was literally half the size of a post it. The dessert was chocolate mousse. It was super dry and dense. It was like it was old and exposed to air.
The ambiance is nice. Our server was great and friendly.
Maybe we just ordered the wrong things, but I feel like the whole point of DineLA is to entice you to come back as a regular. I've done that with a bunch of places I've sampled via DineLA. Unfortunately, based on this experience, I'd never want to chance it again.
We were very very disappointed ... & considered this as a 'lesson learned'!!! We knew that it was going to be pricey for 'Vietnamese Food' since it's part of the An Family chain ... however, the food quality did not have the WOW factor for them to command such high prices. Their other restaurant, Crustaceans, is pricey also for what they serve, but they do have a coy pond and have a beautiful ambiance, which could make up for the overpriced dishes they serve. But not only was The District a dull & dreary restaurant, their food was dull & dreary as well. If anyone thinks they can't get the same type of Garlic Noodles any where else but from the An chain restaurants ... they are soooo wrong! You can have the same Noodles, if not better, at the Kicking Crab in Rowland heights for just $10. We went to the District to atleast sample the other fusion dishes they had ... but we absolutely over paid for tiny, I mean tiny crab legs, that it was an insult to serve such portions. There are so many other (negative) things I want to comment on this place ... but I'm just going to have to chalk it up that for this type of food ... please ... there are far more better Vietnamese fusion restaurants in LA/OC ... we just hoped they had dishes that had the 'upmth' factor even tho' their restaurant is dark & wooded-cabin like .. but no ... nothing special ... and such a WASTE OF HARD EARNED MONEY !!!
this is our new fave place. its the first time we ate there. i loved the ambiance, the service was good. they’re accomodating & friendly but not always in your face which i like. if you’re gonna eat there try their grilled crab appetizer & the lobster with noodle that one is the bomb!! we’ll go back again soon
Two Australians on holiday with limited time in LA, decided to go here for a nice dinner. When we arrived we overheard the waiter apologising for a mix up to the couple next to us (everyone is entitled to make mix up right?...) We cut the waiter some slack and he took our order. An hour went by and we were served a dish we didn’t order. When the plate was put down we advised it wasn’t what we had ordered, he agreed, left the dish there and was went to check on our meals with the kitchen, to discover our meals were not only not made they couldn’t remember what we ordered and had to ask us again. We were apologised to and told we would get a free drink to componensate, however the waiter went off then came back and had to ask again what we were drinking. I watched whilst he was made my drink from a distance and saw he put a straw in it and tasted it, when I received the drink it wasn’t even what I had ordered. Whilst we were waiting for our meals a new group entered and who I believe to be the manager asked the couple next to us to get up and move chairs to make room for the new group (the same couple who had issues with receiving the wrong meals. ) The new group overheard our waiter apologising for the mix ups we were having, and just like us they shrugged their shoulders and said ‘it happens’ and gave them the benefit of the doubt. They ordered their drinks and about 30 mins later they still didn’t have them, the waiter came out with one of our meals and I started to eat as by this stage I was starving. The other meal came out about 20 mins later so we both ate seperately. By this stage the group next to us we’re getting fed up and the waiter had to ask them again what drinks they had ordered. I don’t know if they were short staffed (it didn’t appear to be overly busy maybe 5 tables to attend to) or just having a really bad night but we were so disappointed, particularly because we chose to go here over some A-List restaurants.
First time but not the last time! Five of us (four having been born and raised in Saigon) had a great dinner. Ask for James M as your waiter and request that he make suggestions. Everything was our favorite - noodles, short ribs, grilled octopus, etc. Sat in front outdoor area and everything was great. We'll be back!
Poor service, quality of some of the food was questionable. When I bite into the candied shrimp appetizer, the shrimp was mushy- alluding to shrimp that went bad but was disguised with sauce and a skewer... my husband’s espresso was actually 1/2 of a lukewarm coffee, not espresso. We asked for a replacement and a real espresso was presented. I would not go back. We paid $18 for 5 small shrimp on a skewer smothered in sauce...
The food is really good. We had the noodles with dungeness crab and the sea bass both were excellent. Although the crab meat appeared too oily. For dessert, we had the bread pudding. It was excellent. Our waiter was James. He is top, top, top. James is always on point with his recommendations and service.
Most Vietnamese restaurants in LA are holes in the wall with good food. The District is an elegant venue with great food at a somewhat higher price for many entrees but competitive pricing for standard dishes like their excellent pho and banh mi. Their misspelling of the capital of Belgium, BrusselS with an S, in the menu listing of their scrumptious sprouts is my only complaint.
The ambience and the service was excellent. Jennifer make sure you are well taken care of. The only down thing is that the quality of the food was not matching the ambience. Probably because as an asian, got used to the asian flavor thats why making these dishes feel not authetic enough. Nevertheless, good dining experience!
Delicious! Everything we had was really good. Unfortunately we never received some of the dishes we ordered as the server messed up. And when we did reorder something, it was NOT the same! He was pretty lame WHEN we could find him! He was nice enough but NOT a good server at all, which kind of spoiled an otherwise delicious meal.
Delicious! Delightful! Different!
Great evening for dear friends to catch up and eat well. Lovely outdoor setting, fun cocktails, amazing variety of tastes & dishes. Everything was fresh, scrumptious, exciting! We’ve been several times and each visit is a great experience whether for happy hours or a late supper. Always new flavors to discover. And super friendly excellent service.
Noodle heaven. Sat outside - group of 4. Server was engaging & helpful (so sorry we didn’t get his name. He really was fantastic.) We shared octopus (spicy sauce!) dumplings, poke - then short ribs, noodles, fried rice & black cod. Short ribs were the winner. Sauce was delicious. And the drinks? The names are a little horrifying (love you long time? Yeah. No.) but the drinks are pure yum.
Can’t wait to go back.
It’s as if someone said, “let’s trade off the Crusteacen name and no one will care about the food”. Tasteless cod, Saigon noodles that were mushy and a chicken dumpling is a sauce that was a horrible contrast to the actual dumpling.
This place is not cheap and it’s certainly my last time.
The service was not very good. long waits in-between dishes and the dishes and silverware are not ergonomic. When the busboy picked up the dishes with the silverware on it they
inevitably fell off - onto the floor or onto us! i asked for another napkin (cloth) and got
2 small cocktail napkins from the bar.
Reservation on time, waiter, James, was superior - my wife ordered a drink but the mug was too soapy tasting for her to drink. James brought her a replacement glass of wine, at no charge, and with my, too sweet drink, we waited for our dinner. The food came, none of which was particularly good, we paid the check' with a hefty tip for James, and left. The greatest letdown was that the only other time I had been there, everything we ordered was excellent. We won't be returning any time soon.
Met with a few friends for dinner and was thoroughly impressed. Our waiter James was amazing. Prompt and provided nice suggestions. We ordered a well rounded selection and didn’t leave an ounce behind. To start curry Brussel sprouts, grilled octopus (2 orders), salmon and shrimp spring rolls along with the Saigon Calamari. For meals the Vegetables Pho Soup, Roasted Salmon and Braised short ribs...Needless to say we didn’t have room for dessert. I’ll certainly return.
3rd time back, and while the District is good, it just isnt as good as it was when it 1st opened, and so we will not be returning. We had 5 dishes in all. The brussel sprouts were again very good, as was the flat bread. The shaken beef was good, not great. However the chicken wings were nothing special, and the black cod was practically tasteless. The beer list remains a travesty. The outdoor space is pleasant, and service was competent. This isnt a bad restaurant, but you can do so much better in the same neighborhood. Night+Market, for one, continues to kill it.
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