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Umami Burger

1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028
+1 323-469-3100
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffle burger” (45 reviews)
“burgers” (133 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Although Umami burgers are high-quality and riddled with creative finesse, the flavors are often too experimental and diverse for the average burger lover. Yet, the quality beef patty’s are deliciously juicy at medium rare, and the fries and sauces are abundant with flavor. My recommendation:...More

Thank Josiah David C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to taste the meat then UMAMI is the place... Took my brother from out of town for lunch... few beers with our burgers and sweet potato fries (excellent).

Thank bigbadjohnlosangeles
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting with your brother! The high quality meat in our burgers is ground right here in house, and our Sweet Potato Fries are the perfect complement to any meal. We hope to see you here again soon! Gratefully, Umami Burger Hollywood

Reviewed 4 December 2017

My wife and daughter (9) went here last weekend. With a kid who loves cheeseburgers but is not too adventurous about additional flavors, we were concerned that she might not love it - but she absolutely loved the kids sliders. Meanwhile, my wife said the...More

Thank greebs49
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2017

It's spectacular to read that Umami was a hit for the entire family, from your daughter loving the sliders and your wife having one of the best burgers she's ever eaten, to your unbelievably good Sunny Side Burger. Thanks for letting us know that you...More

Reviewed 20 November 2017

This place sounded great so had to try it out. Top end of Sunset Boulevard, its a decent walk from West Hollywood. It's also randomly situated down an alleyway so not the easiest place to locate. Lacks charm inside, just an array of seating with...More

Thank LadyMooMcr
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2017

We appreciate you stopping in to try our burgers, and taking the time to share your feedback with us as well. It's great that you thought your food was very tasty, especially our Sweet Potato Fries, but we're saddened that you felt there were too...More

Reviewed 13 October 2017

I really like burgers generally and found the Umami Burgers to be far too salty and lack complexity. This is in a convenient hipster location in central Hollywood, but I won;t be returning anytime soon.More

Thank Melissa D
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Our team is saddened that our burgers weren't a match for your taste, Melissa. We offer a variety of different flavor combinations on our menu, so if you change your mind and decide to give us another try, we'd be grateful for a chance to...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I went to Umami Burger restaurant with my nephew Rom for lunch. Rom is a vegetarian and I don't eat meat. So I ordered a Butter fish burger and endemame for side and Romesh ordered vegetarian burger and chips. They brought out 4 different sauces...More

Thank vettyvelur
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

It makes us smile to read that you plan on visiting again and again! Earning your return makes us proud, and it's fantastic that you and your nephew both enjoyed your meals. Our team can't wait to see you next time, and serve you some...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Very Nice American place with THA famous hamburgers ! It was very good and tasty, not toi small !!! Service and dishes were outstanding.

Thank Rehman Q
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Outstanding food and service is what we're all about! We're glad you enjoyed our tasty burgers, and hope you'll visit us again if you're ever in the area. :) Gratefully, Umami Burger Hollywood

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Those were the best burgers I ever had in my life. We've tried twice (in LA city and airport)- both delicious! Truffle is the special one! Totally worth it's price!

Thank Vienna1983
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Our Truffle Burger certainly is special! We truly appreciate your visits here, and thank you for sharing that our burgers are the best you've ever had in your life. Our team can't wait to serve you more! Gratefully, Umami Burger Hollywood

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Umami Burger in July 2017. The reason for this was that we had heard the burger was good, and that they had gluten free fries (as my wife is gluten allergic). The restaurant in Hollywood have a good location and the restaurant...More

Thank fiveeats
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I visited LA for two weeks and this was the best meal i had the whole time i was there. The Maple syrup bacon fries are incredible and i have been trying to recreate them ever since! (with no prevail sadly) I ordered the turkey...More

Thank gypsyroselee1
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

It was our pleasure to introduce you to our delicious Greenbird Burger! We're elated that your meal here was the best you had the entire time you were in LA, and our team can't wait to serve you more delicious dishes when you return. See...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1520 North Cahuenga Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90028
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-469-3100
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