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Hungry Cat

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1535 N Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028 (Sunset)
We are 1.5 blocks south of the Metro Red Line.
(323) 462-2155
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Wed 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 37
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  • 29
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The Burger came up as one of the top 10 Burgers in LA.

I must say that it was delicious. I opted to have the optional egg added and the sauce that they used made it extra juicy. There fries were also good and seasoned well. The service was also excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

I must say that it was delicious. I opted to have the optional egg added and the sauce that they used made it extra juicy. There fries were also good and seasoned well. The service was also excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Fabulous Food for the Fabulous Crowd! Make a reservation, and be ready to be pleasantly, wonderfully, marvelously surprised! The Chirizo-Stuffed Squid is Amazing, and the muddled cocktails are Delicious! Great Place to Impress your Date ... If you have reservations, that is... Don't show up without 'em

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Had an early happy hour/dinner here with my boss as part of my "Discover LA Food Tour". The place is bright and fun with a young crowd, and with their light decor with stainless steel, and the fresh seafood display, they really pulled off bringing the beach vibe to Hollywood. The food was all very good, although the fish tacos... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

The food was delicious, we all ordered the fixed menu, which included appetizer main course and a desert. I had watermelon salad, halibut, and chocolate cream. Everything was great. We had read the reviews prior, most everyone said food delicious but small portions,, apparently they listened because the portions were generous. My one complaint was, the drinks are a little... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

On a muggy, overcast day, we decided to give The Hungry Cat a whirl. I'd heard the Lobster Rolls were ridiculous and I couldn't pass up the opportunity to try it. It's DineLA, right? No... not today. Saturdays are for brunch. Lunch is during the week. Oh well. I'm hungry. Food So I got lobster roll with French fries, and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Over the last few months, I have been here a few times with friends and business associates. The shrimp are delicious as is the crabmeat salad. Anything we order is tasty and first rate. It's in a bit of a hidden location which only adds to the experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Awesome seafood. Meticulous preparation, reasonable prices. Pleasant atmosphere & knowledgable waiters.Definitely going back, next time I'm in LA.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Came here with a friend of mine. We shared a seafood tower for 2 people. It was delicious. Felt the portions of some of the selection could have been a bit different but still left happy. The Bread and the Side Greens were super tasty. The cocktails left me wanting to stay there for hours

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Tiny space. Slow service. Small menu. Not tasty. I would go to another place around the area--- there are so many to choose from.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Tucked away just off the main strip the Hungry Cat is a top find with a nice relaxed atmosphere. Great choice of Seafood with good service. Thoroughly enjoyed the fabulous Maine Lobster roll!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1535 N Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028
    (Sunset)
  • Public Transportation: We are 1.5 blocks south of the Metro Red Line.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: (323) 462-2155

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 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?

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