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Matisse Restaurant

14400 Hindry Ave, Hawthorne, CA 90250-6740
+1 310-536-0807
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, French
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14400 Hindry Ave, Hawthorne, CA 90250-6740
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great classical European restaurant wit strong wine menu and great food, service and fine dining. In quiet, quaint, clean hotel with ample self parking in the heart of LA , just off the main 405 freeway.

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed in the Ayers hotel, and in the morning went down to their restaurant Matisse, for breakfast. What a great meal ! I had a delicious dish called Sherries Bennies, which was Eggs Benedict with Turkey sausage. YUM. My server was Joslin, who along...More

Thank jgca
Ruby O, Owner at Matisse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Sherries Bennies is one of my favorites also. Hope to have you back soon.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful lunch with our friends at Matisse Restaurant on Saturday. The Butternut Squash Soup was outstanding. Gilberto did a wonderful job waiting on us. Can’t wait to come back to lovely restaurant.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Ruby O, Owner at Matisse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

We are so happy you enjoyed your lunch with us. Hoping to see you back soon!

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Good service. Nice staff. Convenient.Ok food.Only had breakfast here. Nothing fancy. Thought it expensive.More

Thank Irma1988
Ruby O, Owner at Matisse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for your comments. Happy to hear the service was good and the staff congenial. I wish we could reduce our prices but unfortunately with costs passed down from purveyors we have no choice but increase them. We are happy to provide a much...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

I had the 'gotta try this burger', which was REALLY good, but they have a full menu. happy hour apps are half-price.More

Thank worldtravel1936
Ruby O, Manager at Matisse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Appreciate the review and our hamburgers are delicious. I have at least two a week!! Hope to have you back soon. Remember we have Happy Hour 7 days a week. Late Night from 10pm - 2 am, 7 days a week and Happy Hour 3-6...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity and pleasure of having this restaurant hosting a business dinner meeting. The food was delicious and incredible, especially considering this is a restaurant inside a local hotel. I would definitely come back to eat, whether or not I'm staying at the...More

Thank MrDRose
Ruby O, Owner at Matisse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Most people don’t think about having dinner in a hotel but I am happy you did and enjoyed it. We have such ambiance and appreciate our guests. We try harder as we are small and intimate. Thank you so much and hope you come visit...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

I've had lunch here a few times. All of the sandwiches are good but have the chips! They make their own and they are heavenly! They have good service too. They also have a bar.

Thank carolpA6523NU
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

My daughter and wife went to breakfast. My wife kept saying how wonderful the food was. Later we stopped by there for dinner. I was very pleasantly surprised how wonderful the food was. It was excellent. Everything was the highest quality, and homemade. I was...More

Thank Edipreta
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised. Very good appetizers and wines. The service appeared apprehensive but it was okay. Looking over the dinner menu has me wanting to experience that also. I highly recommend Matisse!

Thank eacollinsjr
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Instead of going out we once again chose to eat in the Ayers Restaurant/bar, but from the late night bar menu while watching the Warriors NBA game on one TV and asking the bartender to switch the other to "Dancing with the Stars competition. The...More

Thank SLOnative
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
18:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14400 Hindry Ave, Hawthorne, CA 90250-6740
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hawthorne
  • Phone Number: +1 310-536-0807
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Matisse Restaurant in Manhattan Beach offers delicious American cuisine infused with rich European flavor. Breakfast, lunch or dinner. The diverse menus will fill your day with freshness, tickle your palate and satisfy your fine tastes with quality.ambiance and royal treatment are absolute deal clinchers. Happy Hours 3pm-6pm Sunday - Friday. Thanksgiving Day Hours 11am - 8pm.
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