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Getty Center Restaurant

1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
+1 310-440-6810
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (110 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (20 reviews)
“cobb salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
Neighbourhood: Westside
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I've visited the Getty several times and always include a meal to give the experience a more relaxed feel. Time your meal - peak hours are crowded and if it's chilly, you want an inside table. The restaurant offers many choices. You can wait in...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice fancy and expensive foods. Must get the table by the window otherwise you are just paying too much for nothing. Foods taste are not disappointment. You do pay for the location and ambience. I recommend it once in a life time thing if you...More

Thank Bogard C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The servers need help with English. The foods are mediocre at best . The setting is wonderful. Sadly, we couldn't eat the setting.

Thank TONY263
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok...ts a museum cafe...but the prices are reasonable...theres lots of room for families to maneuver and the food is healthy and intriguing.....I love the salads and the soups ....keeps me light on my feet for museum romping ...and the views are awesome....you will love their...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been fortunate enough to dine here on several occasions, and have always been impressed with the quality of the food and the service. From the salads to the soups to the entrees, this is quality dining with an amazing view. The wine and drink...More

Thank Christian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting The Getty one Sunday before our flight out of LA. We didn't come here for the restaurant, but let me just say, we totally would after eating there! It is SO GOOD! We have been talking about their Cheese platter for months...More

Thank sarahmharrington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was excellent. A little on the expensive side but the waitresses were professional and efficient. Clean, tastefully decorated too.

Thank marlobaker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were surprised at both the variety and the quality of food at this restaurant. Each 'station' served a variety of different foods - Asian, TexMex, salads and soups... In addition, there was a wide choice of prepared salads and drinks, including wine and beer....More

Thank Lirac
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Admittedly biased because of my love of Richard Meier & Co. architecture(e.g. Ara Pacis, Rome), the Getty Center’s visuals are stunning. Give me a Meier glass curtain wall, travertine stone, and piazza entrance and you had me at hello. The restaurant at the Getty adds...More

Thank PaulKandfamily
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Hidden gem. The best restaurant during our 4 day LA trip. I wonder why this place hasn't been mentioned in the other blogs or reviews very often. Deserves much more than that. Dessert was OK though.

Thank fencer1215
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Does the restaurant and/or cafe have Gouten free entrees? Many Thanks!
17 February 2016|
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Response from Derik L | Reviewed this property |
There were a couple gluten free items I believe. Definitely fresh salads, fruit and vegetables. The website should have the current menu items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$80
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
    (Sepulveda Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit Stops - Getty Center Drive
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-440-6810