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Bossa Nova Brazilian Cuisine

$$$
Neighborhood:
West Hollywood
Brazilian
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685 N Robertson Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5016
(310) 657-5070
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Today
11:00 am - 3:30 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 3:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 18
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very good Brazilian restaurant.

The food is very good with generous portions, the service friendly and professional, the ambience is nice with beautiful and young gay customers... What else do you want? :-)

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 7, 2014
gianluca70
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Brussels, Belgium
Good for:
  • Dinner
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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Brussels, Belgium
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The food is very good with generous portions, the service friendly and professional, the ambience is nice with beautiful and young gay customers... What else do you want? :-)

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Victoria,bc
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

After a hot walk down Santa Monica Blvd we discovered a busy Brazilian restaurant. Nice patio dining. We ordered the boneless chicken and the salmon fillet. The chicken had been flattened, and very over cooked. The salmon was cooked perfectly. The fried plantains and black beans were stand outs. An average to good restaurant for a casual dinner.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had several smaller dishes and shared across the table, which was great. Very good food, good drinks and great and professional service (even if they thought we were German and this was the day after the "infamous" WC match between Brazil and Germany...)

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Very good food, polite and happy waitress Sara, nice ambience. Try Filé a Cavalo, very good portion can easily serve 2 people.

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Singapore, Singapore
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155 reviews 155 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

location - they had own car park so was good, we're tourists so it was helpful. they also have roadside 2hr carpark (not too many) premise - easy crowd, mainly families. staff - the Maitre'D was polite but cant say so much for the lady waitress who served us. food - portions are HUGE, we're not used to that portion... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Okay, bossa nova is one of my favorite restaurants (late night) but I decided to go during the day (Sunday) , the service was horrible, the waitress had an extreme attitude!! My food was cold, and the complimentary bread we received seemed wet?.. Pretty gross, when I complained about my food being cold she had it heated and it was... More 

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La Hulpe, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

i was few days in L.A and i went couple of times in this restaurant in we-ho, the place was great like a "cabana" style and the food was absolutely good, i recommend

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Boston
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84 reviews 84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It was getting late and we were very hungry so just wanted a place that had parking and didn't have a long wait, but Bossa Nova did not disappoint. Service was excellent and food was reasonable-none of us had the Brazilian BBQ as we ordered other items off the menu, but be warned that portions are large especially when sides... More 

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West Hollywood, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014 via mobile

cheese puffs aren't tasty My arteries are clogging Just get the salad Wide variety Very cozy atmosphere Delicious pasta

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Melbourne
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112 reviews 112 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
284 helpful votes 284 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The guy who meets and greets was the first person we saw chewing gum. He was really going for it and it looked so wrong. Then I noticed a waitress with gum and then another. It's just not a good look if you are customer fronting staff members. Food was ok, generous glass of wine. All in all good, not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 685 N Robertson Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5016
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: (310) 657-5070

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
  • Cuisine: Brazilian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:30 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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