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Public Kitchen and Bar

Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, 7000 Hollywood Boulevard, West Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 769-8888
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Ranked #62 of 367 restaurants in West Hollywood
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Orange
Transit: Metro- Hollywood and Highland and bus stop at Hollywood and Orange
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Los Angeles
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

I had a bento box style lunch with Scallops that was tasty. Great old hotel and very rustic room. If you are in the neighborhood of The Roosevelt Hotel..drop in.

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Fullerton, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

I purchased a voucher for a discounted brunch for two. The hotel was just beautiful, and the food was wonderful. It included the full buffet brunch, omelet bar, and either an extra entree for each of us, or a bottle of champagne. The brunch had so much food that we didn't need the extra food so we had the champagne... More

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San Diego, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

While we stayed in Hollywood we ate here twice. The first time simply because we were staying in the Roosevelt Hotel, the second time because we loved it so much the first. If you are served wonderful, fresh food by a friendly attentive waiter in a restaurant oozing old time Hollywood ambiance, why wouldn't you go back? And the price... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We went for a Sunday brunch. Ordered off of the menu vs. the $30 buffet. Service was a little slow, but we weren't in a hurry. The waitress was very nice. She let me have one of the perfect looking little deserts from the buffet. Food was delicious. I really wanted a custom bloody mary off of the cart that... More

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Vernon, Canada
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139 reviews 139 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

Food was excellent. Cocktails were very good as well. The service was anything but. The server was indifferent and inattentive. We ordered drinks and they took a very long time to show up. When they finally did, we ordered two more rounds. However these drinks did not show up. Our food was excellent but it came out too quickly. We... More

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Burbank, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

If you ever find yourself in Hollywood, do not pass up a chance to have a meal at Public. Aside from the great ambience in the historic Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, Public has the food and service that makes LA a genuine Foodie's Nirvana. The staff is friendly, professional and attentive, and the pork belly, salmon and steak entrees are all... More

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West Kelowna, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Great put, wonderful atmosphere and service. Food was awesome. Kale salad is amazing. Downtown hollywood , great location.

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Auckland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

A great meal and the staff were terrific. The room is nice, maybe a little dark, but perfect for escaping the streets.

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Washington, DC
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99 reviews 99 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Public Kitchen and Bar in the Roosevelt Hotel was a great spot for a girls night out. Fabulous cocktails, delicious and creative food options and warm, welcoming service. Our reservation was on the early side and it started out quiet, but the vibe got better and better as the night wore on.

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White Plains, New York
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53 reviews 53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Recently transplanted New Yorkers, we were looking for a bar to hang out in, become regulars in... I had been to the Roosevelt years ago and we gave it a try - now it's our Go To place! The bartenders are all friendly and talkative and the food is excellent. The Chicharones (think fried thick bacon) is amazing and a... More

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