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1125 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village, CA 91362
818-889-0191
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 8
    Very good
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great local Italian restaurant

I have never had a bad meal at this restaurant! I have taken friends and family and have received very personal service. Wonderful food. Love it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
Kathryn B
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Orlando, Florida
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Orlando, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I have never had a bad meal at this restaurant! I have taken friends and family and have received very personal service. Wonderful food. Love it!

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Oak Park, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We are so lucky to have this wonderful and authentic Italian restaurant in our backyard. We just returned from a second trip to Italy and went to Rustico a few nights later to keep the wonderful memories of our trip going. I've reviewed Rustico before but wanted to give it yet another thumbs up for making it an even better... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

What a treat. We were a party of 12 and we all had different items -- ranging from pasta to beef to chicken to seafood -- and everyone thoroughly enjoyed. Not only was the food well prepared and served beautifully, the service was outstanding. Despite the numbers, everyone was served within about 90 seconds of each other. We were also... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The service was very attentive but the food was average. The wine selection by the glass was also limited although the bottle selection was good. Frankly for the quality of the food and wine I felt it was over priced,although it does seem that other patrons seem to enjoy their experience.

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LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Very simply a very good place to eat with just as good service. Been there several times and daily special have great variety. One of our favorites!

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have been going to Rustico since it's opening and have never been disappointed. Mangement has always been friendly and professional. Service is excellent. Menu is great along with an ever changing and creative "specials" selection offered daily. I have come here for both business and personal dinners.

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Westlake Village, California
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81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Rustico's in Westlake Village is one of the best! The food and service is always terrific. We had the knocki with meat sauce and lamb shank special. Always delicious! David our waiter is the best. Make sure you ask for him. Reservations are always recommended! You won't be disappointed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It is like going home to Northern Italy! All the food is amazing, especially the specials. We are never disappointed. Reservations are recommended. Try his fresh fish, or the daily risotto. I love the fall butternut squash salad.

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We took our friends out to dinner for their 10th anniversary to Rustico. We had been told by other friends that this was a nice restaurant and we decided to try it. We were very happy to tell you that the food and the service were excellent and I would highly recommend it if you like Italian food. Our table... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

i always enjoy dining at Rustico. The ambiance is very relaxed, less stuffy than sister restaurant Tuscany, and the simple food made with very fine raw materials, and the well-trained servers are always first class. We brought and opened 2010 Bessin Vamur and enjoyed bruschetta appetizer, salads (Caesar and buffalo mozzarella and heirlooms), veal Milanese and sea bass. All dishes... More 

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Additional Information about Rustico Restaurant

Address: 1125 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village, CA 91362
Phone Number: 818-889-0191
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Westlake Village
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1125 Lindero Canyon Road, Westlake Village, CA 91362
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Westlake Village
  • Phone Number: 818-889-0191

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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