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The Smoke House Restaurant

4420 W Lakeside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4016
+1 818-845-3731
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (40 reviews)
“garlic bread” (116 reviews)
“prime rib” (68 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4420 W Lakeside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4016
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything about the Smoke House exudes, "The way things used to be." This is a traditional Burbank restaurant that, I believe, prides itself in changing as little as possible from the good ol' days. People at our table had chicken pot pie (huge), beef Strogonoff,...More

Thank RebelVirginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by after the Warner studio tour and before an Ellen taping based on a recommendation. Happy we did as it was a fun and easy place to enjoy at that time. The world famous garlic bread was OK, and our sandwich selections were fine....More

Thank Whataniceday25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here with a few of my relatives, 10 of us. We came here for the October Dinner Specials. I had not been here for many years. This is an old style fine dining restaurant, on the dark side with booths and tables. The...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This had been recommended to us by my brother-in-law. I was hoping to catch a glimpse of a celebrity but wasn't successful. Great atmosphere very rare pack, like something out of the 60's. Great food and the waiter was friendly and fantastic.

Thank willowisky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great, old Hollywood feel restaurant. Service and food was good, except the “world famous” garlic bread. What a disappointment. I am an Italian from NYC and I was expecting toasty, buttery, amazing garlic bread. Instead, they served bread with this artificial looking...More

1  Thank NYCBroadwaygirl
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped into the Smoke Gouse Restaurant after visiting Warner Brothers Studios. It was like stepping back in time. From the dark red leather booths and the celebrity photos on the wall right down to the dance floor in the lounge. Currently celebrating 72 years...More

Thank Dean L
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Old school sit down restaurant. When I was a kid, it was the kind of place all the men would wear a tie to. I don’t know if that kind of place exists anymore. Waiter was excellent and has been there 26 years. I had...More

Thank Bstevens1321
Reviewed 27 September 2018

The receptionist took us to a table when we arrived and when the waiter came, he said we couldn't sit there because we just wanted drinks and dessert. After we were moved to a different table, we ordered two drinks and said we wanted to...More

Thank Giovanna P
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I've gone here for a long time. The food is consistently very good; service is good. Make reservations!

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We were looking forward to lunch here after our tour of Warner Bros. I had read reviews before we left UK and it looked good. We opted for the garlic bread for starter as it is famous here, well I don't know if it is...More

Thank Emma G
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Response from JordiMarca | Reviewed this property |
Yes, casual should be ok
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Best way to end any day!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4420 W Lakeside Dr, Burbank, CA 91505-4016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
  • Phone Number: +1 818-845-3731
Are you looking for a casual, family-style restaurant with a friendly star-studded atmosphere? Look no further than SMOKEHOUSE 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.
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