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Desert Rose Restaurant & Bar

1700 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4419
+1 323-666-1166
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
1 Jan 2018
“Lovely, aside from the prices of the deserts”
31 Jul 2017
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Mediterranean, American, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1700 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4419
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

The desert rose is quite a big establishment with its terrace. There is enough shade to keep you cool and it has a chilled atmosphere. Service is quick and the food was delicious! The food seemed to be prepared with care and it was not...More

Thank exploringwithjune
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Outdoor dining at its finest can be found here. Lovely patio with comfortable seating. The service was great, attentive yet not overwhelming. The halibut was outstanding as were the special cocktails.The Affagato was a nice dessert.

Thank slizzie
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Had a few drinks and dessert outside on the patio with friends, very nice and laid back. Nice way to pass a few hours and enjoy good weather

Thank bmflynn
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Huge outdoor patio with fire pits.Music on Fri and Sat. Mediterranean food that is consistent and flavorful. Lot of vegetarian options. Family run with friendly staff....great place to bring the dog.

Thank mike h
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We signed up for the Dine and Ride before a concert at the Greek Theater in L.A. This seemed like a nice place and my price incised everything for 2 except drinks. My 4 drinks were $51 before tip! Are you kidding me? Well rum...More

Thank GooseBell
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went to the Greek Theater for a concert and did the Park and Ride program with the Desert Rose where they provide parking, a shuttle and dinner prior to the show. It was a great decision. You order off a special menu that's an abreviated...More

Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Best mediterranean restaurant in LA has amazing wine and beer loved the Pita Crusted Salmon. The atmosphere is amazing perfect during the day and night. Make sure to book as it is very busy at night. Amazing service as well.

Thank mariafrangieh
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The live jazz band playing indoors was great. Our meal was tasty although the wine was expensive. The service was friendly and efficient.

Thank dchuula
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We visited this restaurant for a late lunch and ordered mimosas and salads. The veggies were fresh and the mimosas with decent champagne and orange juice. The tables are covered by a series of umbrellas, which provide a good amount of shade as we did...More

Thank Traveljunky04
Reviewed 30 March 2016

What more could you want from a Mediterranean restaurant than delicious food, attentive service, a relaxing atmosphere with the sound of running water and the smell of blooming flowers, and at night the warmth of coal fires, heat lamps and delicious, tended hookah? I haven't...More

Thank Miranda C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Hillhurst Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4419
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-666-1166
Desert Rose Restaurant & Bar, specializing in California-Mediterranean cuisine, is located in the heart of beautiful Los Feliz. Offering outdoor dining, specialty cocktails, beer, wine, fresh pasta and local ingredients, Desert Rose is the perfect place to spend a lovely LA evening. Kabobs, fresh hummus, steak and seafood are just a few of our many specialties. We also offer a vegan menu and use many organic ingredients. Come in during our small plate discount times or happy hour to enjoy some incredible dishes, great drink specials and great times with our knowledgeable and friendly staff.
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