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La Bruschetta Ristorante

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1621 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024-5603 (Holman Ave)
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter-in-law was toasted by her friends, family and professors here in the evening after she received her doctoral degree from UCLA. We all shared a delightful antipasto (misto I believe) preparation, and ordered individually from the scrumptious menu. Service staff were quite attentive and the ambience of the establishment lent to a delightful evening, indeed! Oh, a note about... More 

Thank EWilsonB
Vienna, Austria
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66 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

This special restaurant has all that one could ask for: welcoming hosts, Angelo and Robert; excellent food and select wines; great service, and a warm atmosphere, wherey you can actually speak and be heard. We have been there for family dinners, celebrations, out-of town company, and intimate twosomes. No wonder the locals show such loyalty and appreciation!

Thank SteveVienna_Austria
San Diego, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

I really love gnocchi and this restaurant's is the very best I have ever tasted. They are always light and fluffy, I don't know how they do it, consistently excellent!

Thank Travelgoddess296
Los Angeles, California
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94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

Like a great club. Welcoming and professional service. Lots of specials plus great standbys. Outstanding Bolognese but everything is very good. Comfortable, relaxing atmosphere. I always enjoy it for lunch and want to come back which I do often. Highly recommended.

Thank Pollll
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Booked this restaurant hoping to find some real Italian cuisine. The appetizer with grilled aubergine was average at best. The aubergines were not freshly grilled and that is what I would expect in a cheaper restaurant. The pasta was okish and since I ordered the special ravioli I did feel it was either reheated or that is just how it... More 

Thank I_Giulia88
Los Angeles, California, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Italian cuisine at La Bruschetta is excellent, both the regular menu and the specials. Host Angelo is very welcoming and his son Robert is also very helpful and congenial. There is great food in a relaxed atmosphere which is NOT noisy, all too rare in Los Angeles these days.......

Thank Ruth W
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful food, decent prices --lovely ambiance - very attentive and always present owner. Eggplant parmesean , linguini and clams, lamb chops are among our very favorites . Nice, reasonably priced wine list and white tablecloths. Just south of wilshire blvd. what more could you ask for? Make a reservation!

Thank noonienoo31
San Diego, California
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

La Bruschetta is a long-established family-run Italian restaurant in Westwood. We went there mainly on the strength of Trip Advisor reviews, and were not disappointed. Visually it is appealing in a traditional Italian way: brick walls lined with wine shelves, the lighting somewhat subdued but adequate. The noise level is perhaps a bit high at peak times; the only negative... More 

Thank Taylor K
Beverly Hills, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

La Bruschetta has deservedly earned a loyal West Los Angeles following and has long been one of the most authentic, yet relaxed Italian Restaurants in Los Angeles for over 30 years. The dining room is warm, lovely and brimming with an Italian mentality. It is perfect for a romantic night for two, for friends or for the whole family. The... More 

Thank Robert C
Los Angeles, California
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109 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Angelo is the consummate host! He welcomes you with a smile, sits at your table, tells you what the best things to order are and generally makes your experience memorable. The food is outstanding. I definitely recommend the vegetable soup... it is a family recipe and is delicious! Robert, the owners son waited on us and he is a pro.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $40
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90024-5603
    (Holman Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighborhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: 310-477-1052

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