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The Edison

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$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Downtown
American, Bar, Pub
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108 W 2nd St Apt 101, Los Angeles, CA 90012-1585 (Main St.)
+1 213-613-0000
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5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Wed - Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Marrakech, Morocco
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239 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great restaurant to visit if your entertaining guest or friends from out of town. Upstairs is an nice place to smoke a cigar or two. The real show starts about 1130 pm you must be there to see this LIVE surprises only at EDISON.

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Thank Robert R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was there on november 2014. I was wearing torn jeans ,a shirt, a leather jacket nice leather shoes.They did not let me in.I have nothing else to comment. Keep in mind their dress code otherwise you won't get in. No torn jeans in edison. Good shoes a shirt and so on.

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Thank Tom G
Melbourne, Australia
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351 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I love the decor, the music and the atmosphere. It's all amazing. We had a reservation on a Saturday which meant a min spend of $50pp, but that was easy done. We shared some light bites and they were all delicious + the cocktails were awesome. The shows were nice to watch too. It was a great way to catch... More 

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Thank Rohan E
Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

Super cool venue--swanky and fun at the same time with live entertainment, delicious food, and great drinks. The perfect place for your 20s themed event. Mistress The Edison Edison fries Tesla fries Calamari Truffle Mac and cheese All very good. All worth trying at least once. ;)

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

There was live music. the band was playing really good. people were dancing. the atmosphere was so nice. ı loved it. the coctails were also very good.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Guests are seated on cozy couches, chic poufs, or Victorian era chairs, and may listen to live music, watch silent movies, or chat while being served delicious drinks. The food selection is varied, but not vast enough as to be overwhelming, and the bite-sized dishes are the perfect size to nibble on. The black, gold, and maroon color scheme combined... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Came here for a true LA bar experience. It's a very posh bar with absolutely stunning views of a restored factory. Pianos, beautiful dim lighting with restored mechanical equipment: totally unique! Book a table at their latest seating time of 9 pm: each person must spend a minimum of $50 to book a table which is fine if you plan... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous cocktails, incredible talented dancers performing all songs from Chicago as 1920's Flappers....they are awesome! fun dj too

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Thank Paul D
LA
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Great place for an upscale evening. I appreciated the enforcement of the dress code. It's nice to go somewhere with nicely dressed people. The service was outstanding and its a very secure environment. The drinks and food were very good. I would recommend reserving a table. The minimums for food and beverage are reasonable.

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Thank Carl B
Wohlen
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Really nice club for drinks, party and food. Great stuff, good music, awesome "ambiente" we just loved the place and had a good time

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 W 2nd St Apt 101, Los Angeles, CA 90012-1585
    (Main St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-613-0000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Downtown
Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering buildings, bustling streets, and industrial warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of cultures here with a growing influx of business professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts, bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly. Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants in the city leading the LA foodie scene, plus it is the location of cultural and sports venues including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Staples Center, and the Coliseum at the University of Southern California.
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