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2135 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-3124
+1 213-484-6829
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6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dublin
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28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Took my vegan friend here and paid 3 times for it!! Nice menu and we had a lovely waitress (a girl from Australia) but when it came to pay the bill another waiter got involved, who didn't know how to work their system apparently and put the wrong amount on my card, that's ok accidents happen but as he charged... More 

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Thank Lindsay C
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

Incredible food and ambience! Also the best natural wine list in LA! We shared had the kale salad, the market vegetable fattoush salad, the kofta with cous cos, the fattayer and all were sublime!

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Thank Rachael_Leigh-Clark
Claremont
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300 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

Three of us had lunch at this restaurant. There was a very good choice of dishes for lunch. The food was very tasty. Service was very good (although the server had a little trouble getting the bill right).

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Thank Lorne29
Los Angeles, California
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57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2015

It is a small intimate restaurant with some funky, but cool atmosphere. The restaurant is in the center of Echo Park doucheyness - guys wearing knit hats, loafers with no socks and vintage tweed jackets. My waiter had unusual dread locks and the soft voice of the 1980's new-age pony-tail man. The food was hit and miss. Some good, some... More 

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Thank dklany
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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583 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

We went there for brunch. The food was great. Not waiting in line for a table was great for a change. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I had the mushroom sausage. It was good, it did seem that my wife's paresian galette was even better. How-ever the place is a bit on the expensive side.

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Thank Dajoma
Los Angeles
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

We've been eating here for a few years now & I'm still listing it as one of my favorite places to eat! Pretty much anything with mushrooms in it is going to be amazing here & they make a killer kale salad.

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Thank Cstarh
Los Angeles, California
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98 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2015

What an amazing place!!! Staff is super friendly, open kitchen where the chef dances with saucepan and plates. I am not a vegan person, but everything I tasted there was fantastic. Grilled Oyster Mushroom, puff pastry filled with veggies, orange blossom pudding, delicious. And the place is also charming, a few tables outside but my favorite spot is definitely at... More 

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1 Thank Julie D
New York City, New York
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87 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015

As a vegan/vegetarian it is very nice to go to a good restaurant where all the menu is available to you to choose from. The appetizers we had were both delicious -- one was a bread with goat cheese and a sweet syrup and the other a good salad. For entrees we had a risotto and a tagine plate. Both... More 

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Thank AngryVegans
San Antonio, Texas
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2014

A small, but trendy vegetarian/vegan restaurant. The food and service was excellent. Only wish is that they had more than one vegan dessert.

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1 Thank wgc911
Fresno, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2014

The food at Elf woke up my taste buds! Each member of our party had a different dish and they were all worth eating.

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1 Thank Tim P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2135 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-3124
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 213-484-6829

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?