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American Girl Place

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Address: 189 The Grove Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone Number: 877-247-5223
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Lunch at the American Girl Doll Place

I went to the American Girl Place in Los Angeles last week with my friend and her two daughters. It is a very large store with everything you could possibly imagine for American... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
RoseRN199
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Orange, California

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

My niece wanted two separate items; however they were out of stock. The store refuses to sell floor items. I was told it was against store policy to remove out of stock items from store shelves. So if you don't a disappointed child shop on line and stay far away this store.

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Thank Charles W
Bryan, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Even though we were a few minutes late for the lunch seating, they still let us eat at the cafe. They let us borrow dolls to dine with, and they even brought lemonade in tiny cups for the dolls! The food was quite good, with options for kids, like pizza and mac 'n' cheese, and for adults too (we had... More 

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Thank Dax892
Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

My daughter was 10 when we visited here. The staff was very helpful, especially in the personal shopping room. They helped her decide things which she truly wanted versus things that were so-so. Very sweet gals. The beauty salon staff gave my daughter's doll a lovely hairdo that was easy to maintain. All in all, a great experience. The store... More 

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Orange, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

I went to the American Girl Place in Los Angeles last week with my friend and her two daughters. It is a very large store with everything you could possibly imagine for American Girl doll lovers! We had lunch at the restaurant there. The food was kid friendly but they also had several adult entrees. They serve the food in... More 

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Thank RoseRN199
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

Growing up I'd always heard about American Girls on American TV shows but living in Australia we didn't have them. When my Dad went over for work once he got me Molly and I was thus interested in the historical girls. On my recent trip to the states I went out of my way to visit the store and my... More 

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Thank Bell_Bob
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Had a great time with my 7 year old grand-daughter, she chose her doll and we had afternoon tea on the balcony, our server Jay was very friendly and helpful. A great experience for any little girl who loves the American Girl dolls, the accessories available in the shop for these dolls was amazing, so many to choose from, Can... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Took our children there to get dolls and have dinner at the cafe. We left two hours for shopping which was way too much time. It took an hour to get two dolls, two outfits and a brush. We did look around and went through each room. The employees are helpful and make the experience pleasant. After, waiting around the... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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300 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

This wasn't our first trip to an AG store but our first time to the store in LA. The store was big, had great selections of dolls, accessories, movies and books and their dining area upstairs was huge! They had some items on clearance and were out of stock on some of the new items, of course the ones my... More 

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1 Thank Williamsland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

We have twin girls and they totally loved this place! We spent almost two hours in this store it was that amazing! We will definitely return to this store in the future! If you have a girl, she'll LOVE this place! ALL the staff were helpful and very courteous!!!!

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Thank RossFamily14
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

They have a cafe, hair stylists, and awesome opportunities to make your 4 year old daughter's day. If you've never been, you must experience it once and if you have a daughter, there are worse ways to spend the day...

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