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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Where Sunset Blvd. meets PCH, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
+1 310-454-3474
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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“seafood” (65 reviews)
“clam chowder” (38 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Where Sunset Blvd. meets PCH, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great seafood. A throwback on the water. Great ocean views. Definitely take advantage of the outdoor seating.

Thank caribbeingjeff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On the evening of our visit, the place was very slow. Probably due to the Dodgers playing in the World Series that night. We sat in a booth near the bar, and got excellent service from the bartender. Food was kind of nothing special, but...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quaint old LA legend. The food was good. The service was good. Unfortunately, we got there too late for Sunset, but hope to be there for that another time. This is just one of those places you have to see. It does seem that its...More

Thank FundDude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Retro very attractive seafood restaurant on the beach and with lots of parking to boot. Excellent service and full range of delicious seafood. Only con was the 2nd worst dry martini I have ever experienced (the other was in Utah) - order gin on the...More

Thank thomas a
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in on a Sunday late afternoon while cruising up PC Hwy for dinner. Pulled into the parking area and it's only valet for $12 bucks. Ok no prob, the beach area was pretty crowded so it put us right up next to the...More

Thank Gary_Val_AZ
Reviewed 2 October 2017

On a recent visit to Southern California we headed for one of our favorite seafood restaurants, Gladstones For Fish, located at the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway. They offer valet parking but do not validate. With tip for the parking attendant and...More

Thank Art C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

LOVE this place - Hear the lease is renewed for another 3 years - Woohoo!!!! BUT, thereafter? Santa Monica will no doubt butcher the area with some stupid/ritzy development and RUIN the history, atmosphere and delight of this wonderful beach restaurant that is a LANDMARK...More

Thank MsBunny2011
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Awful. Awful. Awful. Found out later it's about to close !! The service was horrible not even crowded for a Friday night

1  Thank Ljbklyn L
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This PCH has been here forever unfortunately they will be closing their doors sometime after October. The cucumber martini was amazing and yummy. The clam chowder was thick and plentiful. I don't like watery soup. The Fish tacos were amazing. Visit this place for a...More

Thank lisapF1459DM
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a mid-morning meal here on a Sunday. The view was second to none, and the food wasn't far behind. My wife loved her seafood omelette, and I scarfed the crab benedict in record time. Good friendly service was a welcome sight too. Highly...More

Thank 671trueb
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Questions & Answers
david m
3 September 2017|
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
Absolutely not! We are here to stay.
6 January 2017|
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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
sarah c
21 November 2016|
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
The other answers here have it right - our dress code is casual! Shirt, bottoms and shoes required, however.
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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
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Where Sunset Blvd. meets PCH, 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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