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Karl Strauss Brewing Company

100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
+1 818-753-2337
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was great and the pretzel bites were really good. However, my husband and I both had sandwiches that were just okay. The flavor was very lacking and my turkey was overdone.

Thank Kristin S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thought we were going to get a great meal. Service was great and the appetizer(chili lime fries) were awesome. Food sucked. We ordered a burger, mesquite chicken and the buns were dry. Also ordered the West Coast carnitas dip, terrible sandwich, and the monthly pairing...More

Thank lajgf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our recent dining experience at this Universal Studios City Walk restaurant was terrible. My family and I were seated and offered drinks. We were driving so we declined any alcoholic beverages (beer), which the waitress decided we needed to know about anyway. So after a...More

Thank auntcolie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's worth getting a stamp, walking out of the park for this restaurant. The portions are huge. 2 people can probably share an entree and an appetizer. The beer flight is a good deal.

Thank tpham94
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Karl Strauss after being at universal all day and it was a pleasant experience . Good beer selection and great food. Most of us had the mac and cheese which was great and I had a tuna steak burger which was amazing...More

Thank wwm1006
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I ordered the Drunken Cioppino with scallops, shrimp, mussels, clams and spinach in a red sauce with a side of toasted garlic bread. It was totally awesome. My wife had the classic chop salad with balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing. Last but not least our grand...More

Thank JTF6300
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Went here after a day at Universal Studios for a much needed Beer we also ended up eating here as well the food and service was fantastic the waitress described the beers to us and even bought some small glasses out to taste test if...More

Thank CraigAussie
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here, the beer and service was fantastic! You should go and try and this fine establishment.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Came in here after a long day on our feet at Universal Studios. The service was pretty good, large range of meals available it was hard to choose! We both had sandwiches which were nice, however by far the highlight was the pretzel balls we...More

Thank HighestLoz
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Had dinner there last night and had a great dining experience. Our server Sierra went above and beyond to ensure that we had a great time. My fish and chips were pretty good and since were the pretzels. The beer options were limited that night...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-753-2337
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  • This restaurant is at Universal Studios Hollywood