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Address: 800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015
Phone Number: 213-763-5483
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Description: L.A. LIVE is the leading entertainment destination for all of Los Angeles...
L.A. LIVE is the leading entertainment destination for all of Los Angeles and the event capitol of the world hosting the GRAMMYs, EMMYs, American Music Awards, ESPYs, American Idol Finals and hundreds of other events. L.A. LIVE was created to give its guests an unforgettable experience. There is a place for dining, for music, for sports, for living: a place for an experience unlike any other. There is a place ... L.A. LIVE.
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Great place for the family

This place has something for everyone. I would recommend a visit. If you get tired of shopping and just running around Los Angeles, stop here and take in a movie or dinner... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

I went to have dinner and watched a movie with my boyfriend. We saw San Andreas...good movie and great venue. LA Live was very clean despite all of its guest it caters to. We shall return very soon!

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Decatur, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This place has something for everyone. I would recommend a visit. If you get tired of shopping and just running around Los Angeles, stop here and take in a movie or dinner. Lot's of options.

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Los Angeles, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Is it just me, or is downtown (and specifically LA Live) a bit off? I’d spent 20 years in LA before moving away about 5 years ago. The whole LA Live thing grew after that. I perfectly fine, but everything closes a bit early for a major metropolitan center. There is NO shopping of any kind in the area. I... More 

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Oxnard, California
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155 reviews 155 reviews
50 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Safe. good place pre or post concert, for drinks, night life, or eats. Subway is a 5 minute walk. Nokia theatre and Staples center are modern venues. During the day, the Grammy museum has a lot to see. This is what has revitalized the downtown area folks!!!!!!!!!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Very nice place to be and at night with all the lights you fell it is brighter than the day! Lots of places to eat and have coffee. Nokia theater and Regal cinema really nearby! Had a great time!

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Portland
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Went here in advance of a lakers game and was less than thrilled. Okay food, but other than that nothing special, if you are going to the staples center you are okay but it is not a destination.

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Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This is a nice neighborhood with lots of stores and restaurants. If you are looking to catch a movie, have dinner, or a date, LA Live is a great place to do so. We walked from DT LA to here in just a few short blocks and enjoyed what the neighborhood has to offer. We were also in town when... More 

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Brossard, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Great place to do some shopping grab a bite to eat. The whole area was very well kept there is also a movie theatre.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

It was nice to see this type of facility in a downtown area. Very well laid out with plenty of restaurants and entertainment options available, all within walking distance of each other.

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Houston, Tx.
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

It was loud, crowded, lots of lights and people but nothing to really get excited about. It seemed as most things in LA it was overated and overpriced if you wanted to eat in the area. They had a team member making pictures with fans but the line was extremely long and out of control. It definitely was something we... More 

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