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Ray's and Stark Bar

5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4504
+1 323-857-6180
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“water menu” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“salad” (13 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
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5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4504
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us spent a day at the Law Brea Tar Pits and LACMA and decided to try Ray's for lunch. We had low expectations for a small restaurant adjacent to LACMA and were pleasantly surprised. I ordered the Breakfast Pizza with bacon instead of...More

Thank Jonpan2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat outside with a breeze and loved both the people watching and our food. Salads, sides and specials were all delicious and reasonably priced for the location outside of LACMA. We will return!

Thank LaViajera007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking at art, though a pleasurable experience, is always tiring, and I often stop at this restaurant and have an early lunch to give me the strength to walk the galleries in the afternoon. It can get busy so I usually book a table when...More

Thank sophiebats
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Do book in advance and don't eat breakfast if you are planning to eat lunch at Ray's. People who regularly eat there ordered substantial salads. I had Neapolitan style pizza. It was large and rich, well cooked on a wood-fired oven. We sat inside on...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 28 May 2017

After several enjoyable hours at LACMA, we chose Ray's and Stark Bar for lunch and were pleased that we did. The menu offered solid choices which were well-prepared, the service was very good, and the setting next to LACMA is both convenient and attractive in...More

Thank OD S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The restaurant and the adjoining bar are located in a large glass cube designed by the architect Renzo Piano, on the Place of the Los Angeles Museum of Art (LACMA). Original chairs and a collection of 150 designer tea cups by Ellen Palevsky from the...More

3  Thank archil a
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Went for a quick lunch prior to a Museum visit. Excellent cheese plate, Au Bon Climat Chardonnay and a very good music playlist made the visit very enjoyable.

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Ideal place to grab some food & drinks after a LACMA excursion. Great service, ambiance and food. They have a kids special menu, making it easier for families.

Thank PrasanjitKumar
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I had a great quick lunch here, so I could get back to the exhibits - but could happily have stayed a lot longer. Staff were terrific, and food was great. The kitchen was very happy to accommodate by requests, and lunch was available at...More

Thank Rowena S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Fantastic seafood bowl, super server (Lloyd), lovely to sit outside after viewing the museums or tar pits. Service was great, setting was pleasant, food including mushroom pizza was perfect.

Thank mmoly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4504
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Wilshire
  • Neighbourhood: Wilshire
  • Phone Number: +1 323-857-6180
Ray's and Stark Bar at LACMA is a casual dining restaurant in Miracle Mile, Los Angeles serving seasonal fare and favorites for lunch, dinner & happy hour.
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