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8897 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048-2405 (Central L.A)
(310) 859-4903
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Ranked #28 of 8,565 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $80
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Central L.A
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165 reviews from our community

90% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Excellent food and great service. Atmosphere was excellent. Very lively and pasta was excellent. Recommend reservations and also recommend sitting near the rear of the restaurant where it is a bit more room. Definitely will return.

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This place is great. Classic Italian fare. Very luxurious vibe as soon as You walk in the door. The lobster pasta is not to be missed. Also the Osso Buco is amazing. If you want to rub elbows with the stars this is the place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Visiting good friends in LA, this was there go to Italian restaurant. They ranted and raved about how good it was and they were correct. Since both couples were regulars we knew what to order, but everything was great.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Visit this place when you feel very rich. Not that it is ridiculously expensive, but the decor, the ambiance, etc .. expects it. It's no place to go without putting on your breakfast ;-) But yes no doubt a truly sophisticated place for fine dine and wine. Food is good, bar is great, service is nice (depends upon you if... More

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
121 reviews 121 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Don't get me wrong, I like Madeo, but it's very dark and you have kind of a NYC thing going on when dining below sea level. If you're looking more for anonymity than a "scene" and be seen situation, this is the perfect place. Look around the room closely and you'll spot a celeb or two. I like Madeo for... More

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Aspen, Colorado
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Madeo is charming from the friendly Italian servers to the Italian owner visiting your table. The food is perfectly authentic, fresh, and delicious. We love Madeo.

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Beverly Hills, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Yes, Madeo delivers. We had an excellent dinner there. The wait staff never hurried us, as with the usual LA "Are you finished yet?" line uttered by most waiters/ waitresses in this city. Great ceasar salad and lamb shank.

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Top Contributor
117 reviews 117 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

I went to this lovely old fashioned very typical upmarket restaurant recommended by my hotel , it was so busy when I arrived one could barely move and the reservation manager was having a very hard time seating anyone . Some people simply got up and left others were waiting like standing on a moving train . Eventually i managed... More

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Manama, Bahrain
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This has got to be my favourite restaurant in Beverly Hills. The atmosphere is great, a little restaurant with an authentic Italian feel. The best Italian food I've had, excellent wine menu, excellent choices all around.

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long island, Ny
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93 reviews 93 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

we came here to see celebs and I'm sure we saw more than a few but no one we recognized except 1. I need to watch more tv lol. anyway besides that we came here to eat good Italian food and we weren't disappointed. the burrata was the best I had on our trip and I tried it everywhere. I... More

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