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McKay's

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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3540 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-4313 (Exposition)
+1 213-743-4111
Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Bar Harbor, Maine
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is attached to the Radisson Midtown at USC hotel. Thus, it was a good place to have breakfast and dinner. The menu was a bit limited for dinner. For breakfast, one time after seating we had to wait for a long time before a server appeared. The food itself was good.

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Thank YearRounder04609
Los Angeles, California, United States
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120 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

I have been here for many school events. The food is ok. Not good but acceptable. The price is a bit high. However, the biggest issue is the service. It takes forever for the food to come out. Also, there are mess ups. I am quite amazed that things have not changed for almost four years. I understand that they... More 

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Belmont
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98 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Redezvous with 5 other USC alum before we went to Football practice/Salute to Troy EZ -found parking in structure right behind restaurant . The Kiosk dude forgot to give us a ticket..and we escaped N/C I do not know if timing changes service proficiency or what ...but our server competent and timely.The Restaurant was not crowded inside but the café... More 

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San Diego, California
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

We stopped by here for drinks and a light dinner before concert. Very loud in the bar area. They were super busy and messed up my order but whatever. Waiter was very kind. I wouldn't call it a destination restaurant but OK if you are staying next door.

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Thank mcardsol
Fresno, California
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Pros: convenient and fairly priced at $9-13. Cons: poor service staff, just not the right personality for waiting tables. Hash browns were way over cooked, slightly burnt. Ham was so salty it was inedible.

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Thank November_Sunrise
Washington, DC
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

I had a tasty, standard-fare hotel restaurant breakfast. Of note, the service was exceptional and attentive. The food delicious

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Thank DCflyboy
Vancouver, Canada
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109 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016

It was beside the hotel and a clients want to see me there it is OK but very dark no windows, old food like in the 70's nothing interesting for Vegetarian

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Thank maisoncote
Vancouver, Canada
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Breakfast was included with our stay at the Radisson USC. We had the buffet. There was a good variety of fruit and yogurt. We found the scrambled eggs were cold. I enjoyed the hash browns and sausages. my kids had bacon and waffles. well worth while,

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Thank Gary P
Louisville, Kentucky
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

We actually dined here twice while in LA in mid January. This spot was chosen for a meet-up before Van Morrison concerts at the Shrine, two nights back to back. McKay's is just a couple minutes walk from the Shrine. We dined in the bar/lounge area as we did not have reservations. It was incredibly busy and we found it... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 31, 2016

This is linked to the hotel nearby and we tried breakfast there. the servings are large and we shared a fruit platter and French toast. You probably could have had a cheaper breakfast elsewhere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $45
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3540 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-4313
    (Exposition)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 213-743-4111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?