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Camilo's California Bistro

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French, American, Latin, Spanish, Contemporary
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2128 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041 (Casper, 1 block East of Eagle Rock Boulevard)
Available 1 block away.
(323) 478-2644
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8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: CAMILO’S offers Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner with a wonderful menu...
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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  • 8
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Old World Italian

I love that they are so traditionally Italian. Their food is delicious and the waitstaff is great. The ambiance is nice and it is generally a nice place. It feels a little dated but it is not worth overlooking. Great for a lunch, date and business adventure.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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  • Families with children
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Racine, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Great homemade food. Feels like I'm in some great, quaint place in Europe. Here for breakfast now. I was here previously for dinner. Both times the food was delicious. The service is wonderful. Great family run feeling. The decor is quite soothing and beautiful.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I love that they are so traditionally Italian. Their food is delicious and the waitstaff is great. The ambiance is nice and it is generally a nice place. It feels a little dated but it is not worth overlooking. Great for a lunch, date and business adventure.

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Temple, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Great steak sandwich! My mom and I stumbled into this place and were very pleased. We shared the steak sandwich-it had great flavor and was very filling!!! Our server, Andrew, was very friendly and helpful. He got us each our own tea to go! Definitely check it out!!!

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Evanston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Delicious meal, fantastic service. Made you feel like family. We were visiting from Chicago, here for dinner with my cousin who lives nearby. A lovely place, quiet enough for good conversation. Salmon was perfectly prepared, lots of attention to detail. Highly recommended.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

One of my favorite locations for brunch but have had exceptional dinners here as well. Very quaint decor - even somewhat romantic at night. Have been eating here for years and the food and service has always been consistent. Many options - from healthy to super decadent things like bread pudding french toast and great Mexican influenced options. Food is... More 

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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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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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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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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 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2128 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041
    (Casper, 1 block East of Eagle Rock Boulevard)
  • Public Transportation: Available 1 block away.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: (323) 478-2644

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: French, American, Latin, Spanish, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Good for: Families with children

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.
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?