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Riordan's Tavern

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Neighborhood:
Downtown
American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse
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875 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-2507
+1 213-627-6879
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

We were originally going to the place next door. We were in line for 15 minutes when a gentleman told us there was no line but just as good food next door. And we are very glad we took the advice. Absolutely yum! Huge portions and amazing service. Best food since we arrived here!!

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1 Thank Tamara S
Urbana, Maryland
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

So much food. We ordered wings and the Maui quesadilla for appetizers. For dinner we ordered a cheeseburger and a kale salad with raisins, pecans, roasted turkey and cheese cubes. Additionally, we ordered two Cadillac martinis. Everything was great and it was so much food we couldn't finish it all. Such. A nice visit and nice waiter as well:)!

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Thank ShawnB185
Denver, Colorado
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81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2016

We were welcomed the minute we stepped into the place! Irish atmosphere but menu leans more toward American food. Server was friendly and there when we needed him. I had Reuben which was average. Could have had more sauerkrout. My husband had BLTAvocado which he said was above average. Both sandwiches were huge and we could only eat half of... More 

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Thank Kathy F
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed May 17, 2016

A little on the chilly side unless it's a hot day. Food, typical bar menu, burgers, sandwiches, salads. Good hearty portions. Has the aroma of a bar..........

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Thank Kathi K
Carlsbad
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed Happy Hour here when in LA for WonderCon this past weekend. We ordered hot wings off the HH menu which were very yummy, but did take a pretty long time to get out. We also got the taquittos, they were only okay, would not get them again or suggest you try them. I had a... More 

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Thank Happyincb
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116 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

At a conference for the week including St Patrick's Day - watched all the fun (aka silliness) in downtown during Thursday and then it came to the weekend. It was the final day of the 2016 6-Nations Rugby and the conference finished at 11am. What could be better than sitting in an Irish Bar in LA to watch Ireland vs... More 

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Thank Steve M
Downey, California
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59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed March 23, 2016

Stopped in for a few drinks and ended up staying for hours! LOL There was a good vibe in there and the place was clean. Great place to sit at the window street side and people watch...

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Thank gmartinez2016
New Yorker in Tennessee
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2016

The food and service were very good, but we thought we were going to an Irish pub. There was nothing Irish about this place except for the name. We would go back again for the food.

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Thank Marievh
Fort Collins, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed January 26, 2016

Riordan's Tavern was recommended by the hotel staff of JW Marriott. Our server "Joshua" was exceptional! He was very friendly and provided great customer service. The food was great!

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Thank Mostafa K
Mexico City, Mexico
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

I visited this place at New Year's Eve at happy hour. The food is great and the service is very good also. It has the kind of food that you will find in every pub and have a wide variety of beers also.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$40 - $50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 875 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-2507
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-627-6879

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Downtown
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