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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
+1 310-454-3474
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gladstone's used to be my very favorite restaurant. This wonderfully located beachside restaurant had great good, a friendly and fun atmosphere every time you came and reasonably priced food. The location is the same, they've added a fabulous outdoor seating area and the servers are...More

1  Thank Elaine P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family and I decided to take a drive down PCH on Labor Day and we ran into Gladstone’s. This place hasn’t changed over the years, great views and great food. We had to wait a little but we were seated on the patio over...More

Thank guseboy
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Gladstone's used to be a very popular place, but after it was bought out many years ago, it was changed into the usual beach side restaurant. Very sad.

Thank CynthiaH2120
Reviewed 10 August 2018

We had an amazing dinner at Gladstone's. They had a great variety of dinner items and appetizers which we heartily enjoyed as we were surrounded by the beauty of the Malibu beach. I had the marinated Ribeye which was one of the best steaks I've...More

Thank Dewayne H
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This place used to have great food, great service, great atmosphere. Not so much anymore. $20 for a tiny portion of lobster mac n cheese. No thanks. Salad with room temp grilled shrimp - yuck. On top of that, our server was incompetent. Very sad...More

1  Thank jula l
Reviewed 26 July 2018

The place is not very clean or classy. You'd think for an ocean-side restaurant in Malibu (Pacific Palisades), they would take better care of the place. The location is great. You can sit inside or outside and have a great view. The food was just...More

1  Thank Rasheed I
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Hostess service was not good. It seems they have a special marketing policy to keep people waiting creating an impression that the place is extremely busy. We were told to wait 45 minutes, though when we walked throgh we saw lot os empty tables everywhere...More

Thank GayaneG2
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

We had 5 in our party for a 2 pm lunch. It was the first time the girls ( ages 16,17) had ceviche. I read the reviews and thought they should try it, it did not disappoint us. They also liked the Lobster and Mac....More

Thank Fitzcast
Reviewed 14 July 2018

A great place on the Malibu beach with a variety of seafood dishes is a place to be. The portions are reasonably big and the taste of the food was good. We had different seafood dishes and everything was perfect. It is a place to...More

Thank 421matjazr
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went on Father's day-13 of us.....Our table was ready- service was great-waitress was wonderful-the food was fresh and tasty-and the check was not too high.......It was great and we all walked down to the beach after Brunch......I was very impressed....It has been over 10 years...More

Thank markclewis
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
Absolutely not! We are here to stay.
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for inquiring! We don't have a fixed price brunch menu. Instead we offer our usual lunch menu, plus breakfast favorites such as Belgian waffles, bacon, French toast, and more! Eggs just about every... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
    (Sunset Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: The 540 Metro Bus stops directly in front of our restaurant at the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-454-3474
  • E-mail
In a world where landmarks are few and far between there is Gladstone's. Situated where Sunset Boulevard meets the Pacific Coast Highway, it's become a place of Southern California legend. One visit and you'll see why. Gladstones offers a menu plucked from the very ocean it overlooks, serving modern renditions of classic dishes as well as favorites from the land. In its typically relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere, there's something to satisfy every palate. Whether you're at the raw bar, the lounge, the dining rooms or the grand patio overlooking the surf, it's commonly agreed there's no better place on the coast to enjoy fresh seafood, a Mai Tai or the most beautiful sunset views in SoCal. Book a reservation by phone or web or stop by and enjoy the experience.
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