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Getty Center Restaurant

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1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657 (Sepulveda Blvd)
(310) 440-6810
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 am
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Glenside, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Consistent with the overall experience of the Getty Center, this restaurant is excellent. The cuisine, decor and ambiance were all just right. Great views.

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Thank Bob L
L.A. CA.,
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

if you can spent 4-5 hour there. See the oil printing. join children program. Then take a nice dinner there. with sunset view.

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Thank 49freddyc
Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of choices and good food. You can dine fancy at the restaurant or simple at their wonderful cafeteria. Beautiful location to enjoy your meal. Big glass windows.

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Thank JOANNE M
Bedford, United Kingdom
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444 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,650 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Restaurant was a great complement to the excellent museum - great food and service - highly recommended.

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Thank GRAHAMMMCFARLANE
Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fiancee and I had a wonderful dinner here. Our servers were very attentive and offered wonderful wine and food suggestions. The filet was tender and flavorful. The desserts left me thinking I'd have to roll back down the hill instead of taking the tram back to the parking lot. The restaurant is quiet, and one can easily hold a... More 

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Thank SouthPawStyle
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant for lunch at the Getty center. We made reservations before our visit, which I recommend since it was quite crowded. The staff is really friendly and professional. I had a risotto together with s glass of wine, and it was so good!

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Thank Lovisawallin
Laguna Beach
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139 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're going to visit the Getty Center I would recommend having lunch at this restaurant. The menu has an excellent selection of food and drink. We did not have a reservation but fortunately we arrived early so we were able to get in. If you're there in the Summer I would recommend having a reservation. Our waiter was excellent!... More 

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Thank Planettraveler
Los Angeles
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118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quick after getting tickets to the Dunhuang caves we booked a late lunch. After hiding from sun under umbrellas, lunch at the restaurant was an oasis of cool. Shared a fish dish (halibut) and a salad. Meal was very nice. have been here previously for dinner. Lunch was sublime. Make this stop part of your Getty experience!

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Thank dziran
Boynton Beach, Florida
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204 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a quick salad at this restaurant. A bit expensive for the hummus salad which was good. Shared a beer. All in all good

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Thank Rama1004
Westerville, Ohio
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369 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It seems that most people favor the cafe over the restaurant (we had little trouble getting seated, even though the museum was packed. Salads and appetizers (especially the yellowtail crudo) excellent, as was the risotto. Not terribly expensive for a place with a million dollar view in all directions.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$35 - $80
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1657
    (Sepulveda Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit Stops - Getty Center Drive
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighborhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: (310) 440-6810

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