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Le Oriental Bistro

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1710 N Highland Ave, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028-4404
+1 323-462-3388
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Today
11:30 - 22:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:45
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Phoenix, Arizona
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423 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

A little hard to find but worth the pilgrimage to this fashionable French/Vietnamese cuisine. If you are wearing shorts, you are not welcomed inside the sumptuous dining area but instead relegated to the ante-area, a beautifully tiled porch. No matter, the food was spectacular-from the delicate soups to the steamed cod in banana leaf, everything was amazingly flavored. Very expensive... More 

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Thank beeedell
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We had dinner during our visit to Hollywood. We were looking for authentic Chinese food and we found it at the Le Oriental Bistro. We had The Hong Kong ribs as an appetizer and they were amazing. The Orang peel beef and fried rice served as our main course. Again cooked to perfection and seasoned beautifully. The restaurant is small... More 

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Thank Bdlbugaz
Melbourne, Australia
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165 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

This is very average Chinese food located within the Hollywood Tourist Trap area. Service was good but only because no one else was there. Only advice would be to find somewhere else to satisfy your Asian food pangs.

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Thank Kosta100
Adelaide, Australia
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85 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

The service was friendly. The food was fine but nothing outstanding... It filled a hole. Food lacked any flavour. Would suggest removing the dead fish from the aquarium!

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Thank ExpatFamily2007
San Francisco, California
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67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

This has to be one of the only restaurants on earth that actually looks nicer from the outside than from the inside. Given its location, a stone's throw from Hollywood Blvd., a corner full of thousands of tourists, Le Oriental is quite underwhelming. I was't expecting Mr Chow, but this place is so lack-luster and tired, it should be closed... More 

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Thank Afazad
montana
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195 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

Right around the corner from walk on the stars, just off Hollywood Blvd. Well located establishment. Service was ok and most customers were Asians. Staff friendly but atmosphere below par. The menu is extensive, and although it was lunch, as a holiday the lunch specials were not available. We settled on my General Tso chicken which was good and my... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

The food was delicious! For a Chinese restaurant located in the heart of Hollywood, we were craving for some comfort food and ordered 7 dishes for the family and it was all so yummy. We ordered fried shrimp with walnuts, orange chicken, beef broccoli, sauté spinach with garlic, salt and pepper ribs and fried tofu. Price was reasonable for its... More 

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Thank nljyyx
Hong Kong
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95 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

The food is very local and delicious. The staffs and the boss are all very friendly. I cannot prove how we love this resturant by words but by action - we return for 3 meals within our 4-day stay in LA!

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Thank H C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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154 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

They were willing to deliver to our hotel in the area. The food arrived promptly Unfortunately it was just awful. I don't usually give poor reviews but I cannot in all honesty praise any of the four dishes we ordered except their miso soup.

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Thank Karen F
F'ville, GA
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187 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

We were hungry after spending hours at Ripley's and Guiness. We were walking down the boulevard and saw this place. It wasn't crowded (maybe because they were about to close for the night). We were seated promptly and our food came just as fast. I enjoyed the food. The host was most gracious but it seemed like his (I'm assuming)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:45
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1710 N Highland Ave, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028-4404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-462-3388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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