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Hal's Bar & Grill

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) #2,603 of 8,670 Restaurants in Los Angeles $$ - $$$ American, ,
1349 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90291-3739
+1 310-396-3105
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1349 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90291-3739
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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for drinks and apps. Food was ok, sevice was not very good. She dropped the first app and didnt show again. The place was dead, not busy at all. I would not recommend.

Thank Tony D
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

We've chosen this place to celebrate St.Valentines Day with my girlfriend, and enjoyed the menu, especially duck carpaccio and artichokes.

Thank TeddyKgb S
Reviewed November 30, 2016

This was my first visit to Hal's new location at 1025 Abbott Kinney. It was for dinner with friends on the Friday after Thanksgiving. The restaurant was not very busy, so it was quiet and good for conversation. The craft cocktails are good and the...More

Thank _dt_arch
Reviewed August 27, 2016

We sat in the comfortable, rustic garden area and while filled with stylish crowd it was not too busy or noisy. Food was amazing and the appetizers were to die for. Watermelon and crab starter with micro greens and vinaigrette was simply exceptional. Good cocktails...More

Thank James B
Reviewed August 3, 2016

First of all, the address at Trip Advisor on this restaurant is wrong. Hal's closed at the old address and has re-opened at 1025 Abbott Kinney Blvd on a quieter part of the street. The menu is exciting, but it is nothing like the old...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

I had dinner with friends in this restaurant and it was quite average. As we had no reservation, there was no place inside, so we accepted to have our dinner in the patio. However the patio is shared with the Mexican restaurant next door. So...More

Thank Ioanna R
Reviewed April 5, 2015

This is a great place to go in Venice. This is an old old restaurant for Venice but they systematically provide a great bar and dinner experience. Great food, service, wine and atmosphere at reasonable prices Cannot ask for more than that

Thank clarkelovetotravel
Reviewed March 23, 2015

My friends have been telling me about Hal's for years and I finally got a chance to experience it. Everything was great from the time we walked through the door. Staff are warm, friendly and welcoming. My friends rave about the turkey burgers. I had...More

Thank sworrels
Reviewed February 22, 2015

Fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff all around! Attended during a busy Saturday night, our service was excellent! We started with drinks and Calamari. Calamari was juicy, fresh tasting and a very generous portion! We all had the turkey burger and substituted salad (for a small upcharge)...More

Thank martha3406
Reviewed January 12, 2015

Low key, decent meal in an attractive space. Simple bowl of soup and a burger were great. Wines were good and reasonably priced. Service was efficient and friendly. No complaints, and recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $40
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1349 Abbot Kinney Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90291-3739
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Venice
  • Neighborhood: Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 310-396-3105
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