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Water Grill

544 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2602
+1 213-891-0900
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (94 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (28 reviews)
“shellfish” (24 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
544 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2602
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was delicious, our waitress was very nice. Dessert was so good. The food runner has a poor attitude, never picked up empty dishes. He placed our dishes at edge of table and walked away, found out later he’s been working for near 20 years....More

Thank lexter266
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The choice of oysters was outstanding. And taste was the best I have ever experienced. The sea bass was phenomenal and the giant crab claws were something of legendary proportion. The service was top notch and all in all, we had an amazing experience. Highly...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was fantastic here but took a really long time to get a new drink refilled and to get our dessert at the end of the night.

Thank Leah K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We met a friends who works near there for lunch. First, the service was excellent. We arrived early and the fellow who took care of us brought bread as we waited. Once our friend arrived we had lots of help with the menu. There s...More

Thank AlyceM
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best oysters ever! The rest of the menue also interesting and dishes really nice! Good selection of wine!!!

Thank Andre L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We keep coming back to Water Grill and there is a reason for that - Great Food, great location, great service and great service. We love the incredibly large menu choices that also go beyond seafood. We loved our server, Veronica and Patrick Milbourne, the...More

Thank Dewey G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in for dinner during a recent business meeting as this looked like my kind of place. It is. I had the Sable fish (pacific black cot or Hawaiian butterfish- all the same I believe) in a spicy miso over soba noodles. Yum. A...More

Thank gdclark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You’re in Orange County. You want to feel like you’re in Orange County, surrounded by beautiful people drinking fancy cocktails, poking at Poke. You want to come here. Just saying....

Thank ScottD58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to the Water Grill for "Great Seafood". The oysters were great. The rest of the meal was horrible. The Ciopino was luke warm at best with soggy bread on the bottom. The dungenese crab was like a leftover from another plate. The halibut was...More

Thank GregandRosann
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Great seafood. Close to the Biltmore, this Grill also served me a great steak.The restaurant is linked to other Water Grill restaurants. The waiter gave us good insights into the sourcing practices which they have to provide fressh ingredients.

Thank Brian J
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19 May 2018|
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Response from zogmeister | Reviewed this property |
Love the raw oysters, the clam chowder and the cooked shellfish in ice. Haven’t had much of the grilled fish yet. Great service here. Ask for a sea view table when you reserve.
19 May 2018|
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Response from worldnomad_01 | Reviewed this property |
Congratulations and best of luck! Best thing to do in this case: call the restaurant!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 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 - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 544 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071-2602
    (6th St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-891-0900
  • E-mail
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