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West Hollywood

Cafe D'Etoile


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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$10 - $40
Bar, American, International

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Alaskan king crab cakes
panko breaded & served with julienned jicama and beet salad with a hot English mustard sauce
Duck Pate
Served with port wine glazed onions, fresh mixed greens and crackers
Norwegian Smoked Salmon
Served with capers, bermuda onions, egg, lemon, chive cream cheese and crackers
Soup D' Jour
Bay Shrimp Gazpacho
Fresh bay shrimp infused with a chile-spiked gazpacho of tomatoes and avocado
Calamari Fritti
Lightly breaded, quick fried and served with lemon and homemade cocktail sauce
Sweet Onion Soup Gratinee
With grilled baguette, gruyere and monterey jack cheese
Oysters on the Half Shell
With horseradish cocktail sauce
Fresh Mixed Baby Greens
Tossed with julienned vegetables, cherry tomatoes and our balsamic vinaigrette
Caesar Salad
Chopped hearts of romaine tossed with toasted- garlic croutons & our caesar dressing. Topped with parmesan cheese and anchovies
Calamari fritti+3.00
Warm Duck Breast Salad
Marinated & charbroiled duck breast served over mixed greens, mandarin oranges &a sesame-honey dressing
Charbroiled Chicken Breast Salad
(Served warm) romaine lettuce tossed in our house vinaigrette dressing. Topped with sauteed plum tomatoes, artichoke hearts, fresh basil and a grilled chopped chicken breast
Chopped Chef's Salad
Romaine lettuce tossed with bacon, turkey, eggs, tomatoes, cheddar cheese, black olives & dijon vinaigrette
Thai Chicken Salad
Grilled chicken breast sliced & served over napa cabbage, daikon, carrots, spinach & avocado. Topped with fried- wonton strips and our sweet & spicy thai vinaigrette
Grilled Portobello Mushroom & Avocado Salad
Mixed greens tossed with carrots, beets and balsamic- rosemary reduction. Topped with marinated grilled portobello mushroom and avocado
Alaskan King Crab-Cakes & Caesar Salad
our house caesar salad with 2 Alaskan crab cakes and hot English mustard sauce
Granny Smith Apple & Blue Cheese Salad
Sliced granny smith apple topped with a walnut vinaigrette with caramelized bermuda onions & walnuts and mixed greens
Two Farm Fresh Eggs Any Style
With your choice of smoked ham or bacon and served with fresh fruit & pomme frittes
English Bangers or Spicy Turkey Sausage
With​ eggs any style, mashed potatoes, vegetables and house made gravy
Nova Scotia Omelet
Filled with smoked salmon & sweet bermuda onion. Topped with slice of tomato & sour cream. Served with fresh fruit and pomme frittes
High Protein Platter
grilled chicken breast, egg whites, steamed vegetables, rice and Mexican salsa
Eggs Benedict
two poached eggs on top of smoked ham and English muffins topped with our house made hollandaise sauce. served with fresh fruit and pomme frittes
Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict
Traditional eggs benedict but with smoked salmon
California Eggs Benedict
Traditional eggs benedict with tomato, avocado, and spinach
Mountaineer Omelet
Filled with bacon, scallions & cheddar cheese. Topped with avocado, sour cream & salsa. Served with fresh fruit and pomme frittes
Mardi Gras Omelet
Filled with spicy turkey sausage, bell peppers & cheddar cheese. Served with fresh fruit & pomme frittes
Santa Fe Chicken Breast Club
On wheat bread with bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado and chipotle mayonnaise. Served with pomme frites and cole slaw
Charbroiled Hamburger or Turkey Burger D'Etoile
Served with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles on the side. Served with pomme frites
Ham or Turkey Jaffle
Australian version of a grilled sandwich served on wheat bread with Swiss cheese and tomato. served with pomme frites and cole slaw
Grilled Eggplant, Zucchini & Roasted Pepper
A toasted baguette filled with monterey jack cheese, grilled eggplant, zucchini & roasted peppers. Served with pomme frittes and cole slaw
Marinated New York Steak Sandwich
On french baguette with grilled red onions, lettuce, tomatoes & chipotle mayonnaise. Served with pomme frittes and cole slaw
Albacore Tuna Melt
On wheat bread with whole grain mustard & swiss cheese. Served with cole slaw and pomme frittes
Turkey Breast Sandwich
On wheat bread with roma tomatoes, swiss cheese, watercress & honey mustard mayonnaise. Served with pomme frittes and cole slaw
Grilled Ham & Jack Cheese Sandwich
On wheat bread with vine ripe tomatoes. Served with pomme frittes and cole slaw
Cuban Sandwich
On an onion roll with pulled pork, ham, swiss cheese, pickles, grilled onions and yellow mustard. Served with pomme frittes and cole slaw
Lemon Pepper Linguini & Jumbo Sea Scallops
Tossed in a parsley pesto and citrus sauce and topped with tobikko caviar
Pasta Pomodoro
Angel​ hair pasta tossed with roma tomatoes, garlic, fresh basil & extra virgin olive oil.
Grilled chicken breast+3.00
Spinach Fettuccini with Rustique Vegetables
Forest mushrooms, tomatoes, zucchini & yellow squash tossed in a garlic olive oil sauce.
Grilled chicken breast+3.00
Chicken Quesadilla
Grilled chicken breast with leeks, onions, peppers & jack cheese. With black beans, rice & fresh salsa
Ginger Chicken Stir-Fry
With​ baby bok choy, bean sprouts & wild mushrooms over soba noodles. Topped with black sesame seeds
Pan-Seared Atlantic Salmon
Served on black bean relish with jasmine rice, julienned vegetables and a cilantro vinaigrette
Lemon-Herbed Chicken with Farfalle
Sauteed chicken breast with sun-dried tomatoes, mushrooms & red peppers tossed in olive oil, basil and lemon pasta
Linguini with Smoked Chicken
With bell peppers, onions, forest mushrooms and a marinara sauce
Penne Pasta Ragu Bolognese
Chef javier's homemade classic slow-simmered meat and vegetable sauce
Thai Barbecued Shrimp
On a bed of sesame noodles with baby bok choy, bean sprouts and mushrooms
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Reviewed October 5, 2019

I had a ver-rry nice burger and fries. I watched the host clear the tables by quickly snatching the tablecloth-so fast that the dishes and glasses were left intact on the table. I read a book and sipped wine. I was content. I didn't know...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

We had an excellent dinner here one night. We did not book in advance, but just decided to go here in passing. Everything on the menu looked very tempting. Food was great indeed, and so were the wines. Prices were a bit on the high...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019 via mobile

Had a nice meal on the terrace of café d’etoile, in the middle of the WeHo crazyness... The restaurant is therr since 1983 ! French kitchen, and of course almost a gay only clientele. We ve eaten here twice and we liked it. As everywhere...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank architect2017
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

My wife and stopped for a late breakfast today. We very much enjoyed the service, the setting and the food. I had a Nova Scotia Omelet which was very good as were the roasted potatoes. My wife had a traditional breakfast that she enjoyed. Pricing...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank JR4IU
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2019

Thank you for the great review and 5 Bubbles! We are glad you enjoyed your breakfast with us and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant exists for decades and apparently is an institution in West Hollywood . I rarely came for drinks alone , there’s several establishments around who all cater to the party crowds This place is a restaurant first and yes an older crowed can be...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank kristost2016
Reviewed May 24, 2019

I had a lovely brunch here with friends who are regular patrons. Sitting on the sidewalk it was almost like being in Paris. I had an excellent egg dish on the breakfast side of the brunch menu. The service was very attentive.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 412eileenk
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2019

Thank you for the great review and for the 5 Stars! We are glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Located in the heart of West Hollywood this restaurant-bistro style is beautiful. The food is mediocre, beautiful plate presentation but unfortunately every dish we tried lacked of flavor, everything tasted the same. We had to request salt, pepper and some other condiments to season our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank janvisar
Reviewed March 3, 2019

I stopped for coffee and enjoyed staying for a while. Staff is helpful and friendly. I even ran into one of the House Wives of Beverly Hills' husbands. Hint, Pump is right across the street. Food that was coming out, looked really good, wish I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank amezcua67
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2019

Thank you for your great review and rating!

Reviewed February 14, 2019

As a big fan of great scallops, I can strongly recommend these. Fresh, and perfectly cooked, and when I visit L.A. I make it a point to go to d'Etoile just to have them.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank drewpalmer2014
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2019

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed December 16, 2018

The food here is consistently good although the kitchen is quite small. The people who greet you are very accommodating and one can usually find a table outside on a nice day. Cafe D'toile caters to a local crowd mostly who eat there often. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank love2skiLosAngeles
Cafe-D-Etoile, Manager at Cafe D'Etoile, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2018

Thank you for your great review!

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