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The Stinking Rose

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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It’s chic to reek at this world famous dining mecca where they flavor the garlic with food. Colorful theme rooms & casual fun. The Stinking Rose - A Garlic Restaurant.
PRICE RANGE
$30 - $40
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Italian, American
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a party of 8 the night before graduation. No problem. Lots of seating,divided into several rooms. The decor is fabulous. Circus themed with lots murals that have garlic play on words. Many of the tables were underneath little cabanas, to make it seem...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jwkruz
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the excellent review! It's great you appreciated your time with us so much! We take great pride in offering a stunning atmosphere for our guests and your praise for our decor lets us know we're doing our job. That's what we like to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was amazing. The food was incredible - my husband got the prime rib and I had the potato soup and brie cheese and there were no complaints from either of us. Our waiter was super on top of our drinks and when he...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sarah P
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the wonderful review, Sarah! We're thrilled your time with us was so fantastic! We strive to offer top-notch service alongside our mouthwatering dishes and your praise lets us know we're doing our job. That's what we like to see! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love eating Garlic. When my co-worker told me about this place I had to try it. Food was good including the Garlic Ice Cream. However, when I made the appt at 4pm and arrive there at 4:05pm they made me pay parking (valet only)....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank patches808
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the fantastic review! It's excellent you enjoyed your time with us so much! We love sharing our passion for delicious food with our guests and your praise for our mouthwatering dishes lets us know we're doing our job! We look forward to hosting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of my favorite restaurants, I've had everything on the menu. The staff is always friendly and professional. If you like garlic, you will love this place!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Thister1
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We're happy your time with us was so wonderful! We care about our guests so we strive to offer the highest levels of service as well as fresh and delicious food. It's fantastic you enjoyed our mouthwatering dishes so much...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ever been to a restaurant serving garlic with everything?? No neither had I before eating dinner at The Stinking Rose! This is a very quirky place to eat & great fun. The garlic buns were delicious served warm, my starter of salad was very large...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank lorrainew472
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the 4/5 review, Lorraine! We're thrilled to hear that you had a great experience with us! It's wonderful that you loved our delicious cuisine, along with our top-notch service! We'd love to have you back again soon to share an even more positive...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation here when we were in town for a girl's weekend. When trying to think of a really good and unique place to eat this restaurant always comes to mind. Obviously if you don't like garlic you won't like it much but...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jjorchard
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the perfect rating! We aim to please and your praise lets us know we're doing our job! We look forward to sharing another amazing experience with you soon. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Omg serious...... I stunk for about a week Hahahaha yes it was my own fault. It was necessary for me to order the bagna calda? Problem not... but who can resit a bowl of garlic in oil lol. I recommend you never order this if...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pinkers123
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2019

Thank you for the fantastic review, Pinkers! We're delighted you had such a wonderful experience with us! We strive to ensure our dishes are perfect before serving them. It's outstanding you enjoyed our fresh and delicious food so much. That's what we like to see!...More

Reviewed March 19, 2019

Went here for a birthday dinner with family. Good food, very good service and an interesting motif. As you could guess, everything is garlic tinged, including the deserts. A little higher price than I thought it should be, but then again, it occupies some prime...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JCruickshank
Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Thanks for the great review! We're happy you enjoyed your experience with us! The happiness and satisfaction of our guests is important to us and we endeavor to offer quality food and service for our guests. It's fantastic you appreciated our delicious cuisine so much....More

Reviewed March 15, 2019

I have been coming here for years. They have a gorgeous bar. I suggest going early and having a drink there before dinner. The menu is garlic on everything. The best appetizer is the Bagna Calda. Simmering garlic cloves served with bread. It’s a must...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2019

Thanks for the excellent review, Troy! It's great you appreciated your time with us so much! We take great pride in offering a stunning atmosphere for our guests and your praise for our decor lets us know we're doing our job. That's what we like...More

Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

The Stinking Rose has been in LA longer than I can remember. I went when I was much younger and then again not too long ago while on vacation in LA. It was as good as I remember and would love to go again. Firstly,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Stephen L, General Manager at The Stinking Rose, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Thanks for sharing, Angie! We're excited to see that you were satisfied with your meal. It's great to know that you were impressed with our vast menu options as well as the exceptional service provided to you. We're eager to welcome you back soon for...More

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My friend asked for gluten free food…not on the menu but they did fix something up for her that was gluten free….
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