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Spring Street Smokehouse

640 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2835
+1 213-626-0535
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burnt ends” (4 reviews)
“pork ribs” (4 reviews)
“hot links” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
640 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2835
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This jewel of a restaurant is nestled in Chinatown area, and is a real standout from the dozens of Chinese Restaurants. The barbequed meat is made on the premises. The ambience is perfect. There are 10 beers on tap and the barbequed meat is just...More

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 16 July 2017

rude staff and terrible service which goes well with the overpriced and terrible food. Avoid this place and try something else.

Thank D T
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

I am so happy with this restaurant. The pork ribs meaty, juicy and tasty. Being in Downtown LA is a bonus. Mid afternoon street parking was available. The staff was excellent. I'll definitely return.

Thank Bill-Beaumont
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This restaurant has been open for a few years and is popular with LA locals. Located in Chinatown, it is a short walk form Union station, the Olvera and Philippe's. So you have many choices for good food. It is a small space, but I...More

Thank Anita S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

If you crave meat of any kind, this place is so well prepared to satisfy that fix you will not be disappointed. I don't eat meat often, so like an excellent place when I do. This smells great, tastes great, has good sized (read: large)portions....More

Thank Long_Tall_SallyB
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The smoked meats here were top-notch. No complaints. I would like to go there again.They had quite extensive choice of beer.

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 23 January 2017

After spending the day at the Women's March, losing my sweetie in the crowd, it ended well, thanks to Spring Street Smokehouse. All was forgiven. The ambiance was pleasant and friendly. Seats at the bar were available, bartender was pleasant and accommodating. It is a...More

Reviewed 10 January 2017

One would not think that amidst the skyscrapers of downtown Los Angeles, you would find a place serving some of the best BBQ in the country. This quaint little gem is located on a run-down street with very little parking to speak of. Don't drive...More

Thank LeeAnn K
Reviewed 4 November 2016

No parking , try for street or a nearby lot. Food is very good. Very small place, so go off peak hours. Everything is good.

Thank Props555
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife and I had arrived at Union Station and we were looking for some place to eat. We wandered around the area and came across this place. The menu is posted outside so you can check it out prior to going in. It is...More

Thank davidmP7608YO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 N Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2835
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-626-0535
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