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Carlitos Gardel

7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
+1 323-655-0891
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye” (12 reviews)
“empanadas” (13 reviews)
“dulce de leche” (16 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, Latin, South American
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
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11 - 20 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My wife had visited the place before and told me that she had the best steak ever. She was right! We had a 16 oz Prime skirt and a 12 oz Prime Ribeye Cap. The flavor is very rich in both of them. It is...More

Thank NikolasTraveller
Reviewed 27 December 2016

You will leave this place wondering why you even bother eating at less tasty restaurants. This is a steakhouse, so order steak. I ate with friends so we all had a chance to eat a little bit of one another's meal and the steaks were...More

Thank blfranks
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Nice place, food is good, service almost not friendly and a bit snobbish,pricy,it's difficult to find paking

Thank hisham T
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice and classy restaurant. Professional service. Great steaks. This restaurant is great for romantic dinner.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We have visited Carlitos Gardel many times over the years, usually to satisfy a craving for a great steak dinner, and it never disappoints! This small, elegant, family-run restaurant is pricey but offers absolutely delicious steak, lamb and seafood dishes, very good-sized portions using quality...More

Thank ECrowther
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Excellent service and their garlic fries are outstanding. There is live music but it is not overwhelming.

Thank 1910Traveler
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This is an Argentinian steakhouse in Melrose Ave. We came for dinner and loved it! The atmosphere was pleasant, the service was very good and the food was absolutely delicious. We ordered tasty Empanadas, excellent steaks (Bife de Lomo a la Portabella and Entraña and...More

Thank SuziSh S
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is small but cozy, it has live music, there was a pianist playing on a Friday night when we were there. It is homey and what makes it more special is that it is run by its owners, a friendly family that offers...More

Thank Thegechistrips
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Went to dinner here and had one of the best steaks I have ever had and I have been to plenty of steak houses. It was a bone in ribeye for two. Waiter told us that they did not use seasonings on the steak as...More

Thank User85
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is an excellent place for steak! The following rankings are based on the 5 star scale, the more stars the better. PARKING: 2.0 stars. Very limited to street meter parking unless you want to use their valet service. Plan on arriving early to allow...More

Thank James C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-0891
  • E-mail
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