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Providence

5955 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3623 (Wilshire)
323-460-4170
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Ranked #20 of 8,567 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $41 - $80
Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Neighborhood: Wilshire
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Wilcox & Cole
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Perfection! Providence means. Provide great food, Provide good service and provide worth experience. The best place to eat in Los Angeles!

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Had the most amazing dinner. Did a 10ish course dinner with some friends, all courses were impeccable and came with mostly local wine pairings. If you have some money to spend, definitely worth splurging and going for some very good food.

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Los Angeles, Ca
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My Manager and I had lunch here yesterday (they only do lunch on Friday). If you're an Angelino you will walk in and think yourself "here we go" , the décor is very minimalist, the staff overly attentive and sometimes that means the meal will fall flat. In this case however we both had the tasting menu which is seafood... More

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Sydney, Australia
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61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Providence is fine dining at its best. You can choose from a number of options in regard to courses. I chose the 4 course option and it was exquisite. Very inventive food and perfect service makes for a memorable dining experience. Service was impeccable.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This restaurant is one to be remembered. We had the 9 course menu which was primarily seafood. Every course was perfectly prepared. My favorite course was the scallop but other favorites were the sashimi, and the striped bass. The presentation of all dishes was like a work of art and the pairings of flavors were beyond any other restaurant that... More

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Hermosa Beach, CA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Went to Providence last week with my Wife and a friend . What can I say it was just perfect, the amuse bouches, the different plates , since it is a degustation menu, it was all just perfect. Also I would like to add , since my wife is Vegan they prepared an incredible Vegan degustation dinner for her including... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Kitchen is very creative and worth two Michelin stars but the interior décoration is disappointing and the restaurant is rather noisy. The place is definitevely worth a visit nevertheless.

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Los Angeles, CA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

I returned to Providence after learning about the restaurant's redesign and 9th anniversary celebration offering a special 4-course tasting menu ($80 pp). Since I was a bit disappointed last visit, I went in with low expectations. I'm so glad I gave Providence a second chance. Providence's facelift wasn't very noticeable at first. The bar is still as sexy as ever... More

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Malibu, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The restaurant has a rating of Michelin two stars, so I went for the fame of it. I ordered a 16 course meal without wine pairing. The food was good, but I thought it was a bit greasy. The restaurant has bad interior design, especially for a restaurant on that price level. The service was professional and very friendly.

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Amsterdam
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122 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This restaurant used to have two Michelin stars, when Michelin still rated LA. This was a reason for us to go the extra mile to get there. Courteous staff, nice ambience. A big minus was that the place is very loud: there was a group of 10 people who dominated the whole restaurant, because of the acoustics of the place.... More

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Additional Information about Providence

Address: 5955 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-3623
Phone Number: 323-460-4170
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Wilshire
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 41 - 80
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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