We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bossa Nova

7181 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90046-4417 (Central L.A)
(323) 436-7999
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #12 of 8,564 restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:30 am
Cuisines: Brazilian, Italian, Pizza
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Central L.A
Write a Review

185 reviews from our community

87% Recommend
    95
    67
    17
    5
    1
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We are a family of five and were seated immediately. The food and service was great. The bill, very reasonable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Moscow
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Nice restaurant on the Sunset blv., simple menu, plain design, tasty food. Try their pizzas, but make sure you you've got room, large pizzas are actually large, they mean it! Try to start with a small soup before pizza. Come earlier, place gets packed up after 17.30.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Louis, Missouri
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The was a 25 minute wait even though it was 10PM, but it was a Friday night. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful. The atmosphere was very pretty. Food was really good!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I frequent the West Hollywood area for business a lot....And Bossa Nova is one of my favorite restaurants..The staff is great the food is delicious and the price is right. Everytime I go I try something new off of the menu and they have not let me down yet..I tried the cajun chicken last night and it was to die... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Just came back from this restaurant with my wife. Fantastic food and big portions. The seabass risotto was simply beautifull. Lovely service; the gentleman serving us was very friendly, funny and helpful. Price for starters, mains and a bottle of wine came to less than 100$; unbeatable. Highly recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Surabaya, Indonesia
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

A Zagat rated resto. Tried the picanha steak. It comes out with rice with some nice side dressing including caramel banana. The taste are super delicious. A must try in my opinion. Service however are kind of slow maybe too many people and less server.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Food is good, service is engaging chilled out, come late they are open until 4am Friday and Saturday and often has a line outside at midnight. Worth the wait, the staff will keep you informed and entertained while you wait. Comfort food will make you come back!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Very nice place to eat: unpretentious, inexpensive with fabulous food served by friendly staff. Keep up the hard work! We will definitely return there!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

There are a few locations for Bossa Nova, but if you're from out of town this Sunset location is the one you wanna come to. Los Angeles is all about Location! Location! Location! It's everything! And this IS the best location. Near Hollywood so this makes it close to all the tourist spots. People from out of town will ALWAYS... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

For a tourist area like LA in Sunset Blvd/Hollywood you can't beat the price, portions and quality. Definitely a great restaurant for a family of 5. The pastas are excellent the mama's salad is very good. I ordered the presto pasta it was excellent. Will go back again.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bossa Nova also viewed

 

Been to Bossa Nova? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Bossa Nova, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing