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Camilo's California Bistro

2128 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041
(323) 478-2644
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Ranked #1,166 of 8,565 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Price range: $20 - $35
Cuisines: French, Latin, Contemporary, Californian
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Casper, 1 block East of Eagle Rock Boulevard
Transit: Available 1 block away.
Description: CAMILO’S offers Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with a wonderful menu selection of California Cuisine dishes created with French influenced sauces. CAMILO’S takes great pride in preparing each and every meal to order with the freshest, finest ingredients, offering our guests high quality gourmet cuisine. Chef, CAMILO González, a gourmet cook with a flair for entertaining, has taken over Thirty years of his experience in the food, restaurant, and catering business to create CAMILO’S Bistro and offer a great dining experience. CAMILO has earned a great reputation for creating his own excellent food style, taste, presentation.
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Moscow, Russia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

It was just ok. That's the long and short of it. The place was empty. We ordered drinks and they arrived quickly. I ordered Sin Zin(nice wine).The bread arrived and was boring bland white bread. My friend suggested the bread should be heated and/or a garlic spread. The server poured an olive oil/basalmic dip for the bread. We ordered the... More

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Los Angeles, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

W My daughter and I went for lunch . . . Just walking by and noticed and open table. We both ordered a pesto dish and a fettuccine Alfredo. The pesto was amazing. I added chicken to the Alfredo. The chick peas great. The Alfredo was nothing spectacular. Great atmosphere and good service. Would definitely come again!

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Pasadena, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I read other reviews that say this place has bad service... but I've been there 3 times and have always experienced good service. I love going to this place on the weekend, just so I can get fresh scones... yum! I've had a few of their breakfast dishes and have never been disappointed.

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Los Angeles, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I've lived in Eagle Rock since 1973 and have been going to Camilo's since it opened. I travel a lot and I always review hotels and restaurants. Came home from a trip this Sunday and went straight to Camilo's and realized I need to write a well deserved review. I love the ambiance no matter what time of day I... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

This Restaurant has very good taste and the staff is very friendly. Me, My Mom and my siblings went to eat there. Love it!!!! Food is soooo good we went for lunch and our bill was pretty reasonable not too expensive or cheap.

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Los Angeles
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Camilo’s California Bistro is hands down the best restaurant in Eagle Rock. I have been dining here since they opened (15 years ago?) and have never had a bad meal. Recently, I met a friend for lunch and we were seated by the owner. He’s very gracious and wants his customers to feel comfortable and at home. I ordered the... More

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Los Angeles
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

A great place to enjoy breakfast, brunch, and dinner. I enjoy the eggs benedict and my friends all order the bread pudding/french toast entree. Service is attentive, atmosphere is great, I can always depend on this place to deliver, so I know I can bring picky relatives and they will leave happy.

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Bakersfield, California
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64 reviews 64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

I eat here a few times a year when i am in town. The hot vegetation sandwich is wonderful and I can heartily recommend the tuna dill cold sandwich. All the salads are good. The desserts are killer and should be reserved for a special occasion. I have always had attentive service.

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Los Angeles
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

Great food in a quiet, attractive setting. California cuisine. Service could be better. Great food.

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Bay Area
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558 reviews 558 reviews
447 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2010

Californian cuisine Friendly service Nice wines Good house bread Nice salads and lunch entrée Good desserts

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