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The Dresden Room

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1760 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4311
+1 323-665-4294
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“prime rib” (9 reviews)
“sand dabs” (4 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
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1760 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4311
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Incredible bar, incredible music, and the restaurant is fabulous. Wonderful chef, wonderful staff...and it’s like stepping back in time in Los Angeles. My only regret is that this was our first visit. It won’t be our last. We can’t wait to go back.

Thank Jack R
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Street parking limited availabl. Paid parking available in the rear of the restaurant. The Prime Rib dinner is a large cut of beef. One of the few restaurants that has Sand Dabs on the menu. The food was good. The service was very good. The...More

Thank George700East
Reviewed December 22, 2017

I hosted dinner for my employees - it's an annual treat in December, and we always change locales. This year we dined at the legendary Dresden Room in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles. The movie Swingers was shot there, and the singing duo...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

This place is still a gem. Wonderfully dated it is unaffected by the march of time. We did the dinner and ride up to the Greek and it made for a much more enjoyable evening without having to fight for parking up the hill. The...More

Thank Josh K
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Even though this restaurant is more a cocktail lunge, the food that is served is delicious. I had the steak, which was cooked to perfection. The cocktail I had was also well prepared. This restaurant has been around for a while; I think it was...More

Thank 484karlc
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The Dresden Room really took me back in time. The decor and the atmosphere, that wonderful jazz and cocktails really made me feel I was in some other era. We had a great evening and if you ask me, this is one of the LA...More

Thank Millivist
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Love the old school intimate elegance of the restaurant. The staff was welcoming and accommodating. The service was very good. Everything was amazing, drinks, appetizers, main course and the desserts. The restaurant was featured in the movie Swingers who featured Vince Vaughn. Funny, the night...More

Thank Deana S
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

This place hasn't changed at all in the 15 years I have been going and probably not much since the 1950s when it opened. Great place for dinner and cocktails with live music in the bar as well. Inexpensive parking as well.

Thank Josh K
Reviewed June 6, 2017

My friend who was visiting from out of town and I met at the restaurant. My friend Uber'd there and ended up forgetting his phone in the back seat pocket of the Uber, only 'silent' mode. One of the bartenders, Jeff, let my friend use...More

Thank CathieH_11
Reviewed April 23, 2017

After reading a number of reviews, we just had to go check it out! Our main goal was to hear the legendary Marty and Elaine show in the lounge, so we decided to have dinner first. The atmosphere is akin to an aging/vintage supper club,...More

Thank Cloverleaf3218
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1760 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027-4311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-665-4294
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