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1717 Vine St, The Redbury, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5248
+1 323-962-1711
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Ranked #8 of 8,699 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tapas
Neighborhood:
Hollywood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Hollywood & Vine
Transit: One block west from Metro Red Line Hollywood & Vine station.
Description: Enjoy delicious dinners and handcrafted cocktails by Chef Danny Elmaleh in a warm, inviting Matthew Rolston-designed setting that marries old Hollywood glamour with relaxed Mediterranean charm - in the heart of Hollywood.
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Puerto La Cruz
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Cleo Restaurant.... it has so many great things a can think of... I've been twice this month and that helped me validate what a good restaurant this is. It is important to say that the food is more on the southern italian and greek style. The plates are served in a middle easter or tapas fashion and the flavours are... More 

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California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

My sister-in-law, niece, and I had a pre-Pantages theater dinner at Cleo on a recent Saturday night. We had made an early reservation (6 p.m. for an 8 p.m. show) because we had heard that service could be slow. However, we had prompt and courteous service from all waitstaff. We ordered the recommended Brussels sprouts plus the chicken tagine, artichoke... More 

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Once you get past the bored hostess greeting you, you're in for a treat. Our waiter was fun and friendly. He took the time to explain his favorite dishes to us and made some recommendations on what to start with. We had 8 items on the menu (flatbread, chicken tajine, lamb kabob along with a few other dishes). Everything was... More 

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south FL
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45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The waitstaff was excellent! The food, although very good, was average for this caliber of restaurant. Not bad. Just not very memorable...

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We came to Cleo for the New Years Eve special menu. It was a night we will never forget. The service was impeccable only surpassed by the food and cocktails! The Old Hollywood cocktail was a standout. I would come back here in a heartbeat, if only we didn't live on the other side of the world.

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Fruita, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Came here (with reservations) before a show at the Pantages. We had reservations for 6:00 before our 8:00 show at Pantages. No problem with timing but we did think service was a bit slow between courses and then two courses came out together. An unusual menu that encourages trying new things. However, most everything is rich so don't overdo your... More 

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

Came here before a show at the Pantages. Thought it might be fun. New it would be busy but ready for it. Waiter took our order and disappeared! Waited half an hour to get another drink! Got the first part of our order than had to wait forever for the last. When the waiter finally showed up again after fort-five... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This restaurant is definitely worth the visit. We had some trouble locating it as it is in a hotel, but once we found it is was a very nice experience. Basically everything we tried was very good, but I d especially recommend the Brussels sprouts.

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Santa Cruz, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

Cleo was packed the Friday night we ate there, dozens of people just waiting for tables. Our reservation got us seated quickly and we could see the big dining room from our corner booth. The menu is a large collection of Mediterranean tapas, from flatbread to hummus. Our waiter could have been a bit more prompt in taking orders or... More 

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Houston, Texas
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283 reviews 283 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
247 helpful votes 247 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Loved the idea of smaller portions, so we tried 6 items. The brussel sprouts were a little salty but flavorful, the grilled squid was meaty but bland, the lamb sliders were cooked well but had a strange flavor, the mushroom flatbread was delicious and the pork belly was the best we've ever had. Plus the sticky toffee pudding was so... More 

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Additional Information about Cleo

Address: 1717 Vine St, The Redbury, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5248
Phone Number: +1 323-962-1711
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tapas

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