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Castaway

1250 East Harvard Road, Burbank, CA 91505
(818) 848-6691
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Ranked #46 of 369 Restaurants in Burbank
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Sunset Canyon Road and Harvard Road
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Erie, Colorado
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

I am thinking it would be nicer to visit here in a smaller party. We had at least 80 people for a work dinner function and there was only one bar set up in our dinner area. It would have been nicer to have more options. The buffet options were average but the desserts were tasty. We did not get... More

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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

My party of 5 were looking forward to a nice dining experience while enjoying a beautiful view of Los Angeles. We received the beautiful view at least. The service and food left a lot to be desired. Service was slow and forgetful, even of the basics - like silver ware - and the food was a huge disappointment for all... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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38 reviews 38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Amazing view, and a great Sunset Special meal! The price was fantastic, compared to the regular menu items. I had the prime rib and it was excellent. It was chilly, but the staff made sure we had heaters working and couldn't be more helpful.

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Burbank, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Expensive drinks and mediocre food at 4 star restaurant process. The service is pretty good and the view is stunning. My suggestion (other than that they actually hire a chef) would be eat at home and go here for dessert and sunset.

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New York City, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I cannot remember the last time I went to a restaurant where I could witness a gorgeous sunset, the city lights of Burbank coming to life and perfect weather conditions, the likes of something you only dream about. Then there's the food, the service and the excuses. Does that make sense? Waiters on breaks as our food sat on a... More

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Denver, Colorado
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

If you are into beautiful views of the city on a beautiful patio, sipping drinks and eating good food then this is your place. We were initially a little disappointed as we had a reservation for 830 but did not get a table until 915 but we quickly forgot we were annoyed when we walked out on to the beautiful... More

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

on top of the hill in Burbank is the Castaway Restaurant, with good food, and drinks, sitting outside with a great view. I a great way to spend your Sundays

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Burbank, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Came here with the family visiting from the midwest. It has great views tucked away in the hills of Burbank - drinks good, food good, service pretty good. My dad comes here every time he visits ~ with or without me. It's on my list to revisit.

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San Diego, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Came here with friends around 9pm on a Saturday night for few drinks. Tried different drinks and they were just ok. Nothing worth mentioning or remembering about. The lettuce chicken wrap was ordinary. Our server was ok. There was a photographer there wearing same clothes as the other servers whom we mistakenly asked if we can order few more drinks.... More

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

I have been to many brunches, some certainly better than others. But my most recent brunch at the Castaway Restaurant in Burbank, was hands down the worst I've ever experienced. Most brunches have an omelette station, fresh waffles, eggs Benedict, and other delicious food choices. For the first time ever, there was no omelette station, nor eggs benedict, and an... More

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