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Drago Centro

525 S Flower St Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2247
+1 213-228-8998
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (44 reviews)
“pappardelle” (12 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
525 S Flower St Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2247
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place, delicious meals and only few minutes walk from Intercontinental hotel. We order Apple Salad, Margherita Pizza, Chicken, Bistecca and Salmon. Recommended for dining in downtown LA.

Thank eljees
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in the heart of the downtown financial district, Drago Centro is a good choice for good food and exceptionally good coffee. I ate there many times and I usually go for their exceptionally good burrata, followed by salmon and then coffee. They are one...More

Thank worldnomad_01
Reviewed 30 November 2017

My wife and I ate here last Saturday evening. We were very excited to try it since it was included in Jonathan Gold's 101 best LA restaurants. Nice location. We were seated easily before our reservation time. I was a bit confused over who was...More

Thank Todd S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The experience of dining at Drago was well worth the two hours we spent this evening. The wine list covered the world and the sommelier was helpful in finding a wine we wanted without overspending our limit. We had several people attending to our needs,...More

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 14 October 2017

With the exception of the service, everything about Drago Centro is top notch. It's beautifully decorated, classy, and has an upbeat vibe. We enjoyed the octopus appetizer which was tender and cooked to perfection. For the main course we ordered the scallops -- the best...More

Thank vnrzhol
Reviewed 7 October 2017

As part of our evening entertainment to the Disney Concert Hall, we went for dinner in this nearby restaurant. the hour of our dinner was a bit earlier than usual because of the concert. so we sort of expect only a quick meal. But to...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Even though the portions are tiny, the quality of the food was great - as well as the ambiance. Must visit by anyone looking for out of the ordinary experiences. We will be visiting this great restaurant each time we are in Los Angeles. Only...More

Thank K K
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best 'museum ' food spots. Home made pasta with a wide variety of options. Salads are fresh. Portions generous.

Thank Lawrence2300
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Second time at this restaurant. Front desk managers are bit pretentious, but it's LA. Service is good, decent wine list. Food was good, but not outrageous. Plating is very appetizing with very light sauce. Ok flavor, but some dishes may need bit for seasoning. Good...More

Thank Mmleee450
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Restaurant has good italian food. Plenty of fish, steak and pasta. Atmosphere is very nice. Plenty of outdoor seating. Waiters are very professional. Dont be afraid to order an appetizer as portions are on the lighter side...but well prepared.

Thank Matt D
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Tim W
1 November 2015|
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Response from Cando | Reviewed this property |
It sounds like you're asking the RESTAURANT if they offer corkage. I am a patron (as are the others who answered your question) and I don't bring my own bottle, so I don't know - sorry. Why don't you just call the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 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 - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 S Flower St Ste 120, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2247
    (Bet. 5 & 6 street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-228-8998
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