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11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
+1 310-477-3524
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start off by saying I have a bias against chain restaurants. That said, I love Bandera. The food is just great. There is tremendous variety and everything is well executed. It is always busy and lively, so a bit tougher than one might...More

Thank tripindicular1
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Two couples went to Bandera, us for the first time. Our experience with many westside restaurants has been dismal - too loud, small portions over priced and uncomfortable.This place is loud but the live music was a treat with a trio playing wonderful music. The...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious! We come here every time we’re in LA. Super bummed that they discontinued their cornbread however. It was the most decadent thing on their menu. Hopefully, it will make a return. Bone in rib eye was enough for 2 and seared to perfection....More

1  Thank simplelife5
Reviewed September 7, 2017

This is a "go-to" place when in West Los Angeles. Always good food and mostly good service. Wide variety of food from burgers to salads to steak to seafood. Good mix for big groups. Valet parking in the back. Never disappointed.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Went here once recently and could not wait to come back. We brought four friends that had not been. If you like a martini they make them perfectly and they are BIG. Staff is well trained, friendly and efficient. Our server this time was Matt...More

Thank Summit4321
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect place to meet up and party. Delicious, hi-quality food with superb service make this an excellent venue for any occasion. Try the salmon or the ribs and finish off with the Oreo ice cream. OMG!

Thank Karen B
Reviewed June 12, 2017

When a local couple we were meeting suggested this place, I was concerned that the live music would impede our conversation - but it didn't. There was a great Jazz trio that just added to the ambience. We were in luck that the grilled artichoke...More

Thank everly23
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

I have been to many restaurants in West Los Angeles but this is my favorite. Parking is plentiful. Service is good. I have enjoyed everything I have eaten here. The kale salad has a special peanut vinaigrette. The roast chicken is flavorful and tender. The...More

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed May 21, 2017

If you order BBQ here, watch out! I ate a piece of wire (BBQ brush bristle) concealed in a BBQ salmon filet. Wound up in the ER. After this happened to me, I googled, and BBQ brush wires are a well-known hazard. Amazed that this...More

1  Thank BBQBadger
Reviewed April 14, 2017

This is my favorite place in LA. Love the scene, the food is wonderful and the menu is fun. I love Bandera and the head chef is very nice. I cant wait until I get to go again, love it!

Thank maxwell r
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November 14, 2017|
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Response from Jacqueline S | Reviewed this property |
They have valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$21 - $30
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighborhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-477-3524
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