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Carlitos Gardel

7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
+1 323-655-0891
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“empanadas” (16 reviews)
“ribeye” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Argentinean, Latin, Gluten Free Options
7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The test of a truly superb restaurant is consistency, and a couple of repeat visits have confirmed this: perfect food, flawless service, inviting ambiance, endless variety of fine Argentinian wine, and a showstopper steak empanada.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank henryhorbaczewski
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Must say as I m a very difficult and judging person, my favorite Los Angeles restaurant. Great service 10, excellent food, killer ribeye from one to 10? 20!!! Thank you

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 174paolow
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

I had the feeling for a meet, we found the Gardel Resturant through a friend recommendation, dinner was very straight forward, starter and A STEAK for two to share, an unforgettable porterhouse medium rear, and soft like cream

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LahavSavir
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant , The owners are so friendly, I love them . The entraña is delicious, gambas 🍤 wine 🍷, yummy !

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Claudia B
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We dined here 8/25/18 for my #birthdayweekendnomsmarathon We arrived on time for our reservation and was seated right away. The lighting is very romantic, table setting very home-y, and definitely feels like I'm visiting abuelita for some bomb parilla. Mussels- amazeballs. Prawn with Garlic/butter/cilantro- yazzzzz....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank edwinjoseph84
Reviewed August 12, 2018

8/1/2018 A friend recommended Carlitos Gardel and I have to tell you, from the minute you walk in, to the minute you leave, the staff makes you feel special. I arrived before my party and was greeted with the upmost respect and class. The food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank ReganOsborne
Reviewed July 10, 2018

I HIGHLY recommend this restaurant to everyone. It is honestly one of the best restaurants in LA if you are looking for a special night out with the most insane food and service without any pretentious vibes. It has been family owned for years, and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Shelby J
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Superb food, refined ambiance with a touch of old world grace, impressive service, and a matchless collection of Argentinean wines. We wanted to get up from our table and tango.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank henryhorbaczewski
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This is a terrific restaurant in Hollywood/West Hollywood. The wait staff was insightful and helpful. The wine list is on par with the quality of the establishment. The appetizers we had were empanadas and flavor and texture were exquisite. Had the 16oz steak and it...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Angel G
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

It was such a pleasure meeting Gerard and his brother Max. They are such gentlemen. This is steak heaven. Great quality cuts and cooked perfectly. We were a group of 10 foodies and wine nuts. The staff really understands taking care of people like us....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank GeorgeDubiecki
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-0891
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