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Tallyrand

1700 W. Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91506
(818) 846-9904
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Ranked #16 of 371 Restaurants in Burbank
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $12
Hours:
Sun - Mon 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Diner
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Glendale, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Finally had breakfast at Tallyrand. Food was good and plentiful. Breakfast service staff was busy, but attentive to everyone. So it's everything I need for breakfast. I've eaten here for many dinners, never had breakfast before. Glad I've tried it now. Well worth it.

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We had dinner at Tallyrand a few days ago, as we have done many times in the past. We try to avoid a waiter named Tony. He is an arrogant, pompous jerk.. Why he is kept by the place is a mystery. This time, we cou;d not avoid being at his station; our choice was to leave or stay. When... More

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Los Angeles, California, USA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Whenever I can't decide what to eat for dinner or know I don't want to cook - tallyrand is a good staple. There's nothing fancy about the place but the food is always good and people are always nice.

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Houston, Texas
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167 reviews 167 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

After taking the Warner Brothers Studio VIP tour on a Monday morning, I decided to try the Tallyrand for lunch. (It's less than 1.5 miles up Olive Ave from the WB building.) The parking lot was almost full (a good sign). Heading in, I was quickly seated, surrounded by the American diner decor and atmosphere. Looked like there was a... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

Very friendly...great location...lots of comfort food...the turkey dinner was very nice. Easy walking distance from the Coast Annabelle.

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singapore
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223 reviews 223 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

What attracts me to this place is not really the food, which is at best above average to good, but that it's very local. It's that even though the staff don't recognise me (because I'm so far, just a once-a-year visitor), I do recognise some of them. I see the familiar faces. But what made this visit exceptional is on... More

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Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

What can you say about this place other than it delivers on exactly what it sets out to be. It is a classic mid-century diner. Excellent, old fashioned, hearty American, classic diner food. Modestly priced and wonderfully tasty, I think the stand-out here is the cappuccino muffin (heated up) - yum!!! they have terrific sandwiches, breakfasts, salads and entrees. If... More

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Glendale, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Tallyrand has been around for as long as I can remember. When an eating establishment endures for decades they are certainly doing something right. This is a place where the locals go, especially when you want turkey and it's not Thanksgiving. You can get a delicious turkey dinner with stuffing and homemade mashed potatoes every day of the year! With... More

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Los Angeles, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

An 8 year old's review: I went there with my family and I got French Toast with bacon. I got it with syrup to it was awesome!My Dad got a Popeye omelette and shared it with my brother. They thought it was AWESOME! And my mom got a ortega omelette. And she thought it was awesome! I got a chocolate... More

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San Luis Obispo
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The Tallyrand is a Burbank landmark. Good, wholesome cooking like grandma made served by long-time waitresses and waiters who remember your drink order. The bus boys remember you to and are quick to bring whatever you desire. The Hot Turkey sandwich is a favorite as is the Sausage soup on Tuesday. They serve only creamy, cream of wheat on their... More

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