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Ray's and Stark Bar

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5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4504 (Fairfax)
Thu - Tue 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This bar is next to the LACMA museum. It is an expensive restaurant with a large variety of alcoholic drinks wines and beers. The food is served in small portions but good taste. Weekends it may be complicated to sit.

Thank AbrahamCP
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fab place to have a rest between pavilions at LACMA. The cocktails are great, staff friendly and seating inviting. What more can be said. Oh! So many different types of water!

Thank Arncliffegirl
Cologne, Germany
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Restaurant/Bar after a visit to the museum. It is great outdoor seating, nice atmosphere and stylish. Just what the doctor needed after a long visit. The food was excellent ( loved the pizza with goat cheese) and they even have a kids choice menue. A bit pricey but the quality and the location compensated for this. Will... More 

Thank Dirk747
Ada, Michigan
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped for a bite while at LACMA. The menu is interesting and should have something to satisfy everyone. The avocado toast was interesting and delicious. Pizza was also freshly made to order and tasty. The wine selection was much better than expected but the French fries were incredible! I would go back for just wine and fries. Service was great... More 

Thank Shanny1419
Orange County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is lively but service tends to be slow to poor. The kitchen does not seem to be able to handle busy days successfully. The menu is a mix of small plates, pizzas and main dishes. A good selection of wines by the glass

Thank ses1234
Culver City, California
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come to this place every time we visit LACMA. The food is great, service stellar and setting very relaxing.

Thank roxskin
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146 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really nice place to have a glass of wine with a plate of cheese on a warm summer afternoon. Specially when there is some Jazz being played just in front of you on summer Fridays. Every time I come to LA I go there and I love it. The staff is amazing, from the welcome person to... More 

Thank António V
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Sunday was beautiful out and we wanted to go to LACMA to view the current exhibitions and take a stroll around the extensive property. Our kids just needed to know were we going to get to eat. Of course, we ate at Rays. Our kids have a sophisticated palette, when they want to. We all had the most amazing brunch;... More 

Thank SherryG487
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

After visiting the La Brea Tar Pits we walked over to Ray's Restaurant for lunch. We had a nice table outside and were able to enjoy watching the people pass by. I ordered the Chicories salad which was very good but a little on the small side. I wish it had been a little larger. My husband had some sort... More 

Thank agilityaddict
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

I love this place for meeting up and for people watching. Of course if you need to get off your feet after checking out the museum its great for that too. The food is pretty well done although perhaps a bit heavy. Decent beers on their list and good cocktails. I think its a little pricey but you are paying... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4504
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Wilshire
  • Neighborhood: Wilshire
  • Phone Number: 13238576180
Ray's and Stark Bar at LACMA is a casual dining restaurant in Miracle Mile, Los Angeles serving seasonal fare and favorites for lunch, dinner & happy hour.

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