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Umami Burger

738 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1818
+1 323-263-8626
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good40%
  • Average33%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“truffle fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (23 reviews)
“sliders” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
738 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1818
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place. The hamburger was very good and the thin French fries also. We order, with my husband, the big French fries and they weren’t so big. Everything was good but I think that the hamburger should come with the fries. The service was...More

Thank Pilar I
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate you visiting and letting us know you thought our burgers and fries were very good, along with the service. Your feedback is valued, as hearing from our guests helps us to continually grow and improve, and we'll be sure to share it with...More

Reviewed February 24, 2018

Stopped in here on the hotels recommendation - lucky enough to grab a table straight away, super friendly and efficient service - the slider trio was delicious and the Maple Bacon Fries sensational - what a discovery. As a first time visitor to LA Arts...More

Thank Sarah E
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded February 27, 2018

It's fantastic that we could start your first visit to the Arts District off on the right foot! Thanks for letting us know that you thought the slider trio was delicious and Maple Bacon Fries were sensational. Our team was thankful for the opportunity to...More

Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

What is umami? Hmmmm. I thought this was interesting. So we have to try it. At this location. Parking is a biach! We ordered the umami burger and a ahi salad. Ahi was cooked perfectly. The rocket salad was over dressed. A couple of the...More

Thank a9413
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

Thank you for visiting and taking a moment to share your feedback. Hearing from our guests helps us to continually grow and improve, so we appreciate your comments. It's great that you would return, as we'd love to have you back to provide you with...More

Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Place is in a cool area. Parking is a bit tough unless you can find meter parking. Otherwise valet costs money I hate spending for a burger joint. The food looked good and you definitely should get the burger. Avoid the chicken as it's bland.More

Thank ricktable
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

We appreciate you sharing your feedback regarding your recent visit. Our team is saddened that the chicken wasn't quite a match for your taste, and we'd love to serve you one of our flavorful, unique burgers, so we hope you'll stop by again in the...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

Absolutely fantastic! Tons of unique flavor combinations. Excellent cook on the burgers. Sides to die for!! And great seating at the bar where you can wash it all down with the alcoholic beverage of your choice. The sliders are my first choice (comes with a...More

Thank Caitlin K
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2017

Thanks for sharing some of your favorites, Caitlin! We're proud to offer so many unique flavor combinations, and when you're looking to get the biggest variety in one sitting, the slider trio is a superb choice! Your support is truly valued by our team, and...More

Reviewed July 14, 2017

Parking is a bit tricky but this place is worth the going in circles. The truffle fries are amazing I had the throwback and it was tasty. Service was fast and super courteous.

Thank Mslalo
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2017

Our Truffle Fries and mouthwatering Throwback Burger are the perfect match! Thanks for letting us know you received fast, super courteous service as well! Gratefully, Umami Burger Arts District

Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Umami serve a meat free burger which tastes very authentic, they have a varied menu, in addition the service is friendly and efficient.

Thank raquerooo
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2017

All your compliments are very much appreciated! Thanks so much for taking the time to share your thoughts about Umami Burger. Gratefully, Umami Burger Arts District

Reviewed May 22, 2017

The burgers here are pretty good. They have excellent vegetarian options, and the staff are careful to point out options that are not veggie or vegan. They even pointed out that the house made ketchup that came with the cheese tots contained fish sauce and...More

Thank Tony B
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

It's excellent that our new Impossible Burger fit the description of what you were looking for. The patties are made entirely from plants, but still satisfy your hunger with every juicy, flavorful bite. Our team appreciates your feedback, and while we work hard to ensure...More

Reviewed April 5, 2017

Came here for birthday lunch with a friend. We ordered the sweet potato fries, I love the dips that were served with the fries. They are super cute in the spoons that they are on. I believe my friend got the truffle fries. I'm not...More

Thank qhunnyb
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2017

Thanks for celebrating at Umami! Our burgers are packed with explosions of flavor, and we're glad you loved the experience. The fries and our house-made sauces definitely take your meal to the next level, so thanks for giving those a try as well. The next...More

Reviewed October 6, 2016

Good service, good options of beer, some unusual and interesting burger options the sweet fried potato as a side was delicious. I really liked the place. The dessert was awesome too.More

Thank Mark F
UmamiBurger, Guest Relations Manager at Umami Burger, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2016

Our team is glad you enjoyed your visit to Umami Burger, Mark! We work hard to make every aspect of our guests' visits extraordinary, so it's fantastic that you had an all around great experience. Please come back to see us again the next time...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 738 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1818
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 323-263-8626
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