The Smoke House

4.5
icon/ic_reviewCreated with Sketch.
3564 Reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
American
Are you looking for a casual, family-style restaurant with a friendly star-studded atmosphere? Look no further than SMOKE HOUSE RESTAURANT. While you're here, you can enjoy dining at its best, as well as being treated like a star. You will love our American and Continental Cuisine that includes prime rib, aged steaks, rack of lamb, BBQ ribs, fresh seafood, daily chef specials and many more. We also offer an award winning Sunday brunch that includes a carving station, fresh seafood and salad station, dessert station, pasta station and much more.

**All Tables are High Top**
What 3564 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.5based on recent ratings
4.4
food
4.5
service
4.5
ambience
4.3
value
Noise · Moderate
93% of people would recommend it to a friend
Sort by
Filters
s
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall1food1service1ambience1

TERRIBLE!!! All of the food was cold, the quality of the food was terrible, and they still have the nerve to have a valet. SMH never coming back here again. If you want horrible service, cold food, and undercooked eggs, this is the place for you.

NP
Los Angeles
6 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall2food1service3ambience3

Worst food I've ever eaten. Has a weird Russian mafia type vibe. They take your picture and pressure you to buy framed photos of yourself. Will never be back.

T
Los Angeles
24 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall3food2service5ambience5

Why does a restaurant this big not have a decent vegan option. They presented me with a plate of streamed veggies (a nice variety). No salt, lemon or garlic. Just plain veggies. They could have been grilled or something. Anyway. My husband liked his salmon.

G
Los Angeles
6 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Love this place! Tablecloths, candle lamps on the tables. Delicious cocktails and, of course, the garlic cheese bread!

h
Orange County
44 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Hostess not very friendly...while waiting for her to acknowledge me after helping another guest, the phone rang rather than saying "I'll be right with you, let me take this call" or similar...she took the call.
When I got her attention on me, advised of the name on reservation, and started to re-iterate that there was
a request for a booth up against the wall, preferably in a quiet corner, as we had 3 out of the 5 people with hearing issues. She did give us a booth that was a bit tight for 5, in the middle of the room, when I inquired about the slightly larger booth that up against the wall, she would not give it to us, said it was for a larger
party...but, was then broken down, and at one of the table there was one person by themselves there.
Also, stated that we were celebrating 2 birthdays in the reservation request, and nothing was offered, as well...FYI. (2 of us are former Burbankers, 2 live there now, and the 5th person was our adult daughter who had heard about the Smoke House all her life, and had the garlic bread brought down from the restaurant on multiple occasions by her Aunt and Uncle..was anxious to finally eat there!)

OT
Atlantic City
7 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The French dip was amazingly tender!

TH
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing service!! Excellent food !!! Loved the atmosphere... I would highly recommend the restaurant to all my friends and family!

RG
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely restaurant, attentive and friendly staff, excellent food, ambiance for days...what more could you ask for?

M
Las Vegas
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful delicious as always. The garlic bread is the best in the world. Everything was delicious 😋
Been going to the Smoke House for 40+ years and it never disappoints. A true landmark and I Hope will be around for a long long time.

GT
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I was fortunate to be there before 6 PM so I got a 20% discount for the early bird deal. The food was great as was the service. I can't eat a big chunk of beef like i could when I was young, but I really enjoy going there once in a while for a good old fassion meat and potatoes feast!

MC
New England
12 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We’re in CA for a family function and decided to do the WB tour, where they informed us of this restaurant where many stars dine while shooting, including George Clooney; which he even named his Production Co. after

With that said, the drinks were strong, the portions enormous and delicious, and the motif seems original from its opening in 1947 which adds something to the experience

PS
Los Angeles
477 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food3service3ambience3

An old steakhouse with a lot of history.

SC
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall3food3service2ambience4

We have had many experiences at this restaurant that were very very good. This time however service was extremely slow and they ran out of what I had ordered. So not such a great experience this time but overall Smokehouse is a good restaurant.

L
Los Angeles
43 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fabulous as always. Nothing negative. Perfect table service quality and ambience

AB
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Delightful, old school Hollywood spot that has been well kept up, with a quiet, enjoyable atmosphere. I would absolutely return to this establishment.

OT
Central Coast
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Sunday Brunch is delicious

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great selection of brunch items and well worth it!

OT
1 review
Dined on January 12, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Food safety not a priority here...needs a visit from local health department!

s
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2020
Overall5food3service4ambience5

Old school charm with great value . Food was good not amazing but vibe of this old school Hollywood haunt is amazing . Great bar / staff ...

KR
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on January 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was as good as it was 55 years ago when I was 12!!! I remember it as a family get together spot. The food and service was fantastic. The garlic bread is the bomb. Definitely going back real soon.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 11, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and atmosphere were wonderful! We had a great time and will definitely be back

BB
1 review
Dined on January 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food here is always top notch. Wonderful ambience and atmosphere. My prime rib was cooked and seasoned to perfection and my son raved about the ribs. Cannot recommend enough. But get reservations!

SM
Los Angeles
10 reviews
Dined on January 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

What's to review? Great place that's been just what you'd imagine since the late 1940s.

CS
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience5

Our waitress was great but over extended. She got 2 of our orders wrong but it was still delicious non the less.

HM
Los Angeles
7 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A good place for special occasions. We're regulars.

SB
1 review
Dined on January 7, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Great value, compared to other local restaurants. Great service and large portions.

DK
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and Service was excellent, I celebrated my Birthday and everyone had a great time. We had 22 people and we were taken care of and I'm glad I planned this week party. Special thanks to the bartender, Gary, who made sure our drinks were made and served with flair.

MC
1 review
Dined on January 5, 2020
Overall5food4service3ambience4

Food was great, service was pretty good. Prices were reasonable.

F
Phoenix
61 reviews
Dined on January 5, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Wonderful, extensive Brunch.
Waiters very good.
Food variety and quality excellent.
Parking a big problem.

K
1 review
Dined on January 5, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food from the seafood to the Omelets and crepes and excellent service

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on January 5, 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience4

Great buffet, didn’t like the service charge added to the bill. Added about 18%

CF
1 review
Dined on January 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Jimmy Angel was great. Plan on seeing his next show in February 😠

OT
1 review
Dined on January 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a wonderful time. The food was great and quite a big serving. The price fits the quantity and quality. The service was fantastic and much appreciated. Definitely will be back

MA
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was outstanding. Food was very good--probably the best value in the LA area for great atmosphere and large portions. Would definitely go back.

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food and drinks were amazing! Our favorite restaurant by far! We can’t wait to go back.

KP
Orange County
8 reviews
Dined on January 3, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great price. Waiters were friendly and food service was quick. Really enjoyed my dinner.

ME
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on January 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The Smokehouse food was delicious and the service excellent. We celebrated our 36th anniversary and the waiter brought us cheesecake to celebrate. He was funny and courteous. Thank you Smokehouse for a beautiful evening.

R
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great old school Hollywood vibe/look with dark wood and red leather banquet seating. The kind of place Cary Grant or John Hamm would feel right at home at.

OT
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined on January 1, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

First time here and had New Year’s dinner w/ family. Had filet mignon which was nice and tender though a bit over charred for me. I thought my son’s porterhouse was a bit thin and overdone too for a medium rare. The cheesecake though was very good, better than cheesecake factory! Service was great despite they’re being busy.

GC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2020
Overall2food4service1ambience3

Terrible service, but food is very good and so is the atmosphere.

Tweets by The Smoke House