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Raphael - CLOSED

11616 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2613
+1 818-505-3337
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good15%
  • Average30%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2014
“not worth it”
28 Jan 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, Mediterranean
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11616 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2613
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

Food is average. Decor is dated. If I'm going to spend over $50 per head I'd rather eat somewhere else.

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 29 January 2014

The bartender Nate is phenomenal! He is whipping up crazy cocktails with ghost peppers, egg white foam, and all kinds of fun ingredients. They are really unique and very well done. The food is PHENOMENAL! The small plates are so much fun because you can...More

Thank brian o
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Their drinks are great, but a little pricy. We found a good deal on living social where you got dinner, a bottle of wine and cheese. Would recommend.

Thank Trevor B
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Took my fiance here to celebrate our engagement. We had the chef's tasting menu and each dish was superb. The chef even came out and explain each dish himself! Will come back again.

Thank Jih Yu C
Reviewed 11 October 2013

The atmosphere is pleasant, modern and clean. There's one fact you should know - If you are hungry, this is not the place to go. We must have ordered maybe 8 or 9 different dishes for the three of us. They ranged from really good...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Really lovely, sophisticated room that was not horribly noisy as busy, hip restaurants tend to be. Our waiter was charming and friendly. i was encouraged, but alas then came the food. All I can say is that it was all just mediocre. Nothing was good....More

Thank LATraveller77
Reviewed 27 July 2013

Pros: very nice, romantic ambiance with lots of tables tucked away and beautiful backlit onyx dividers. Great cocktails. I am not a dessert person but their bread pudding, smores and cobbler were all very good. Prices are reasonable (assuming you would like what you're eating)....More

Thank travel72
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Glancing at this restaurant from the street with its outdoor wall of hydroponic plants obscuring any peak inside, you would never know that inside is an absolutely GORGOUS restaurant! (And the full bar is lovely too!). Beautifully decorated by the owner's wife, the tables &...More

Thank lolojo
Reviewed 29 January 2013

Probably the most beautiful restaurant in the valley. Great food and service to compliment. We have been there many times and have always enjoyed the experience.

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 9 August 2012

If you like to find a restaurant to have a glass of wine in the early evening, this is a great place to go. The restaurant is decorated beautifully. The happy hour wines they pour are excellent, especially the red wines. I have been there...More

Thank Travellibra
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11616 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2613
    (Colfax Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 818-505-3337
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