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Rainbow Bar & Grill

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub, Grill
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9015 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069-1818
+1 310-278-4232
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First trip to LA and running into this place was the best thing that could ever happen to me. Great beer, huge selection of drinks, awesome music, local bands playing, a statue of the one and only LEMMY! Had a drink with Rob Affuso, long-time Skid Row drummer... It seemed like everyone, locals and visitors, was willing to say hi... More 

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Thank Leo G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great bar with a great crowd and some amazing rock 'n' roll history to it (and I don't just mean the G&R video). Had a tasty pizza, lots of beers and ran in to Ron Jeremy. Awesome.

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Thank Blackmoresknight
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the history alone this is a great place, plus you never know who you might see. A popular place for rockers. Also amazing pepperoni pizza....it is what I always get when here.

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Thank Dave R
Baltimore, Maryland
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here just because it's almost a must do when in LA. When we went this time they were extremely short staffed. One person working inside and one person working outside. It took us 1.5 hours to order and get a small pizza that my friend and I split. They were only 3 other tables inside. The pizza was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Was in LA on my own but new a lot of people also around the same weekend, headed over to the Rainbow and ran into so people I know. Sitting around made a bunch of new friends, had some great food, while listening to that 80's rock and roll!

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Thank deleskie
Ventura, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

New Years Eve and we were there at 5 PM so we could have a cigar before we went to the Whiskey. You can feel the history here from the relics, posters and current celebs that still come for dinner or drinks. Service was excellent. Ambiance was great. Rock music throughout. The food, well the food was good.. We started... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

I really can't add much to what others have said, but I'll try. Got there about 11:30am on a Friday, had wings, beers & a few Jack's. Being from Wisconsin it was nice to sit in the outside bar and some warmth. On the day I was there there were people and ownership discussing and making plans for the upcoming... More 

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Thank Lee E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

The place to be where legions choose to hang out - everyone in R and Roll history who came to LA has hung out here Zeppelin Boys still have a table reserved

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Thank Michael S
Hagerstown, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

So much rock history here. I had to just come and breathe it all in. While I was here we had the pizza and the chicken Philly steak. Not just a cool rock bar but their food is on point too. You won't be disappointed!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

Despite having jet lag, this bar was great and friendly and I would recommend over other bars in the area. Myself and my mate were made welcome by staff and customers.Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9015 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069-1818
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-278-4232

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