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Escape Room LA

120 E 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014-3304
+1 213-689-3229
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The Pyramid is great!

Just did the newest one of the four choices, The Pyramid, and it's really good. Pretty difficult... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
Culturemaven50
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Los Angeles, California
Fun, Clever Escape Room

I did The Alchemist escape room with my work team. We didn't escape, but still had a ton of fun... read more

Reviewed December 18, 2017
Adina R
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California
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Escape Room LA games are real-life escape games where you and up to 11 others must race to beat the clock and escape from a locked room filled with puzzles and clues in one hour or less.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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120 E 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014-3304
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Just did the newest one of the four choices, The Pyramid, and it's really good. Pretty difficult and we didn't quite finish in time to escape, but it's so well planned and interesting that no one really minded. The design is great and even better...More

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Reviewed December 18, 2017

I did The Alchemist escape room with my work team. We didn't escape, but still had a ton of fun. The puzzles were clever and well thought out and just not a bunch of numbers that went to 100 locks in the room (I had...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2017

Over the summer we came and did the Alchemist and loved it. Big space, enough for 12 people. You weren't able to do the entire room, but it was still a ton of fun. Last weekend we did Cavern and there were too many people...More

1  Thank Shirin S
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Reviewed November 21, 2017

There were nine friends in this group trying to escape from the Cavern room. As with any escape room you don't know what to look for you just have to think things up and figure out how to escape. We escaped with 20 seconds left,...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017

Four of us signed up to do the Detective game. None of us had been to one of these escape rooms before. and we were grouped with 8 other people who we didn't know, 6 of whom were part of the same family. We had...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Attempted to escape from the Theater Room with 6 other people this past weekend. It was a lot of fun and the puzzles were very well thought out and enjoyable. You need a good sized group (like 6) to solve all the puzzles in the...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We have been lucky enough to enjoy over 30 escape rooms around the world, and this one is entirely different. We booked for two of us as we have done with every other one. We called escape room LA to request if we could arrive...More

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jfh310, Owner at Escape Room LA, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2017

I'm sorry you didn't enjoy your experience here, but your comments are so off base I feel the need to reply. I have played nearly as many escape games around the word as you have, in in almost every one of them, I have played...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2017

When we were told these Escape Rooms were challenging they weren't lying! The staff was wonderful and added to the immersive experience. They were patient and helped explain the game (as well as gave great tips). We ended up doing the Detective and finished with...More

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Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit. We didn't escape the Alchemist room the first time, but had a ton of fun. Last week we did the Detective Room and escaped! It was awesome and even more so when you escape. The key is to stay logical....More

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Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Our group of 12 did The Detective and we escaped! We were shocked since this was our first ever escape room and they have an 11% escape rate. But we pulled it off and with 10 minutes to spare! The staff was very professional. Booking...More

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murdoka
April 28, 2015|
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Response from jfh310 | Property representative |
The Detective room is larger and more open than The Cavern. And in any case of course we'll let you out if you feel uncomfortable at any time.
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