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Colori Kitchen

429 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017 (Downtown)
(213) 622-5950
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Ranked #221 of 8,660 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Price range: $15 - $20
Mon - Tue 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wed - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Olive
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English first
Rockford, Illinois
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Recommended by locals, the food is heavy Italian and oh, so, delicious! Good wine selection, great service. I was there with a group of 14 and service was great. I had the lasagna and it was a hearty portion of perfectly proportioned pasta, sauce, meat and cheese -- among the best I've had ever! The menu had all the classics... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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64 reviews 64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The place looks very small from outside but when you walk inside is very cozy. The quality of the food is excellent. I had a risotto with shrimp and squid that was incredibly good. Service is good. If you want to drink wine bring your own. Two doors down they sell liquor and wine at reasonable prices.

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Millbrae, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Wow, what can I say about this place? Well, it's location sucks because it's not in a great part of town. That said, the food makes it worthwhile. It was crowded when we arrived and that was a good sign. We did get a table although I'd suggest getting a reservation. Pasta, salads and everything showed care in the preparation.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

What an amazing and authentic Italian Restaurant. No pretense, just great food served with smiles and happy staff. The puttanesca pasts was to die for and innovative and tasty salads and side dishes. Just loved it.

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Los Angeles
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Colori is one of my downtown favorites-it's always delicious and unfussy. It's a small, casual restaurant just off of the rapidly changing section Broadway. This is the place that you go to for excellent pasta and fresh seafood specials, not necessarily atmosphere. They don't have a liquor license, hence no corkage fee, BYO wine.

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Came in a bit early by they were nice enough to let us in one afternoon when all the businesses around was closed and there was nowhere else to go. We have been there 3 times and each time we enjoyed our meals from the simple spaghetti, calamari, and other pastas we have tried was excellent.

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Sao Paulo, SP
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I ordered Carpaccio di Carne for $12.00 and it was one of the best Carpaccios I've ever had in my life! And my family is italian! Meat was fresh with arrugula salad and slices of delicious parmeggiano. I had Canollis for dessert. They were fresh and crunchy! Friendly staff! I wish I had more time in LA to go to... More 

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Pasadena, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

We've dined here twice for dinner. It is intimate in size, lively atmosphere (read:loud), and the people who run the place are about as friendly as you'll ever meet. The food is outstanding. Bring your own wine, no corkage. They'll make you feel like a local and feed you like royalty.

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Santa Clarita, California
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69 reviews 69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

We came for dinner at 6 pm (when they opened) on a Wednesday and was seated immediately. We started with the calamari steak appetizer and it was delicious - tender and flavorful. For entrees, we had the special of the day (Rock Cod with mussels and clams cooked in parchment paper) and their Tagliatelle Bolognese. The cod was delicious! It... More 

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Sierra Madre, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

Do not be fooled by the outside of this restaurant. The interior is cozy and the food is great! The art on the wall changes frequently so there is always something new to see. Bring you own bottle as there is not corkage fee.

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Additional Information about Colori Kitchen

Address: 429 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Phone Number: (213) 622-5950
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Italian

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