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Crustacean

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$$$$
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Beverly Hills
Seafood, Noodle, Vietnamese
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9646 South Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 205-8990
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 57
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 10
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Pretty Good

As one reviewer said it is quite expensive so be prepared to pay roughly $100 per person. We had several appetizers and six entrees. The crab was very good. I enjoyed the shrimp toast appetizer. The service was good. Our server was attentive to our table and offered suggestions. The only thing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
Raiderfe
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Hayward, California
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
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Waterloo, Ontario
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This restaurant came highly recommended, and we were all excited to experience their supposedly excellent food. The restaurant itself is lovely, with a stream filled with koi under a glass floor. We were unfortunately underwhelmed by our food choices. The tapas sampler was average and my lobster lollipop was cold and tasty greasy. The garlic noodles had been touted as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

THE place to go for crab and outstanding service. Very creative menue managed by expert chef Helen "Mama" An. Always gracious and humble, Mama's garlic noodles made in her secret kitchen are absolutely addicting. The beautiful decor and the family's fascinating history enhance the dining experience. The many special events at the restaurant are always outstanding. Go once and you... More 

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Hayward, California
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

As one reviewer said it is quite expensive so be prepared to pay roughly $100 per person. We had several appetizers and six entrees. The crab was very good. I enjoyed the shrimp toast appetizer. The service was good. Our server was attentive to our table and offered suggestions. The only thing we did not like was the pineapple bread... More 

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Golden, Colorado
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

They wouldn't give us the recipe but undoubtedly the best dungeness crab we have ever eaten anywhere. The service and food were impeccable with prices to match but we would go back just for the crab! Great gathering place for business or friends that would like to impress with the food and service but be prepared for a substantial bill.

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New Jersey
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241 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is a must-go-to restaurant when visiting the LA area. However, it is very expensive, so be prepared. First, there is an under-the-floor aquarium that you walk on. It is very cool indeed and fun to look at. The rest of the place has excellent decor as well. The service is impeccable and the servers are all nice. The food... More 

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Kailua, Hawaii
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Went as a party of three & we ordered the drunken crab - good size, garlic fried noodles - my favorite, roasted asparagus - yummy, shrimp toast - very tasty, and fried rice - average. Didn't have to wait, no mistakes, a very satisfying experience. They have glass floors with Koi fishes swimming underneath and little bridges to go over.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We had a 9:00 pm reservation, arrived at 9 but waited at the bar until 9:40pm for our last guest, the host and hostess seemed pretty miffed about it. The service was pretty good, but everything and I mean every food item was over cooked. I eat here a few years ago and was excited to go back because it... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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222 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We DID make a reservation and glad we did as they were turning away folks at the door who hadn't one We were almost immediately seated on a busy Sunday evening. We were three friends out celebrating being friends. We started with drinks and the CLASSIC TAPAS SAMPLER which included Crab Puffs, Beef Satay, Coconut Prawns & Chicken Dumpling. very... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This is one of my top 5 restaurants of all time. The upscale Thai Fusion restaurant is located in Beverly Hills, and caters to a diverse clientele. Just inside the entrance is a welcoming bar with a wide variety of cocktails, wines and beers. I've had both wine and cocktails here. The restaurant has a wonderful ambiance. Lighting is fairly... More 

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Los angeles, ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

good food but expensive . ordered garlic noodle with prawn. service is mediocore especially at peak hours. ambiance is excellent. restaurant decor is awesome , love the aquarium on the floor. Bonus: movie star, athletes and hollywood who's who are common sightings

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Additional Information about Crustacean

Address: 9646 South Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone Number: (310) 205-8990
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Seafood, Noodle, Vietnamese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9646 South Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighborhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: (310) 205-8990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Noodle, Vietnamese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Doing business, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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