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Pinot Bistro - CLOSED

12969 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2235
+1 818-990-0500
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
9 Dec 2013
“Good food but Overpriced”
14 Jan 2012
“Hide-away feeling, Napa on Ventura”
Restaurant Hours Closed
12969 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2235
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Reviewed 9 December 2013

The food is good but we found it way too expensive for what it is, especially since we didn't have any alcohol. The staff were very friendly and polite but a bit too informal at times.

Thank marion l
Reviewed 15 January 2012

PInot restaurants have codified California cuisine - a lovely French-style room, good bread, nice wine list, seasonal offerings, portions a bit on the modest side, but very high quality overall, gracious.

Thank patriciaroseogden
Reviewed 13 September 2011

There are only handful of restaurants in the valley that can possibly compete with this place. Great food, great service and as it turned out, you can bring your own wine! I only have two complaints – they did not have the foie gras and...More

Thank Bossena
Reviewed 12 June 2011

Absolutely lovely dinner on a Sunday night. Prix fixe at a reasonable price. Elegant white linen service. Friendly and helpful staff. I highly recommend!

Thank mamababoo
Reviewed 18 January 2010

This was our first time at Pinot Bistro and we had a wodnerful time. The service is outstanding with the wait staff all wearing white shirts and ties, (as opposed to some up-scale SoCal eateries where the staff is wearing tee shirts or pajama tops),...More

Thank foodsniffer
Reviewed 14 April 2009

Excellent Service and very good food. This was our fourth visit in 10 years (we don't live in L.A. any longer) and all of our visits have been great experiences.

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Reviewed 15 October 2008

great french food. good for business meeting or date if you date guys who wear suits.

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Reviewed 13 October 2008

surprisingly good food, the sunday "locals" menu and pricing are great. Absolutely worth going!

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Reviewed 5 August 2008

Don't waste your time

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Reviewed 31 July 2008

Portions are generous for an upscale restaurant. Try the Kurobata pork belly!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 58
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12969 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2235
  • Public Transportation: Coldwater & Ventura
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-990-0500
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