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La Rive Gauche

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320 Tejon Pl, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274-1204
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good10%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible28%
Sep 13, 2017
“La Rive Gauche is closed”
Oct 24, 2016
“Fillet opened steak with cheese 😚”
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320 Tejon Pl, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274-1204
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

A Palos Verdes Landmark has closed it's doors. It was once a shining star. Now a dim light! La Rive gauche may open in another location. A bit doubtful as they sold off all of their supplies.

Thank karenv764
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

This location is French cuisine and they enjoy putting a smile on your face the moment you arrive. Not long before your seating your greeted by the friends waited witch sparks a positive vibe make the visit 1000% better. Candle lit tables and down the...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed September 12, 2016

local find in palos verdes estates. the lights are on but nobody is home. been here a few times and the food is actually good but the place is stuck in a time warp.

Thank Mark V
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We went there for dinner and there was only one other party there besides us. The food was below average for it's price range.

Thank Bill B
Reviewed February 29, 2016

Very nice service; food is good - ordered escargots, which were good. Shrimp sauce was too 'cheesy' for my taste but nice. Skimpy on the sides -- mashed potatoes and a few slices of carrots were not at all right as an accompaniment. The restaurant...More

Thank WorldExplorer50
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Great place to share a meal with someone you love and want to be able to hear. 😉 Staff was super kind and friendly.

Thank LivPurple
Reviewed January 30, 2016

We had not been to LA Rive Gauche for some 20 years. We seemed to recall that we we disappointed the last time we visited. But since the restaurant was still open 20 years later, we assumed that matters had likely improved. How wrong we...More

Thank Wouter v
Reviewed November 2, 2015

My mother-in-law, father-in-law, wife and I dined at Palos Verdes’ La Rive Gauche on a recent Sunday evening. It was a dining event so spectacularly memorable that I felt it might be helpful to review each element of the experience separately, in order that the...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Love the service and the quiet, allowing for conversation and romantic "schmoozing". Staff is attentive and friendly.

Thank Marilouise H
Reviewed September 27, 2015

This was a wonderful 91st birthday party with a group of sixteen. The restaurant was VERY accommodating. They allowed us to decorate with an Irish theme, including lots of balloons, floral centerpieces, votive candles and green party hats. They played the Irish music we provided...More

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Lunch, Dinner
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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  • Address: 320 Tejon Pl, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274-1204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palos Verdes Estates
zip code is 90274 French food since 1976
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