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Magic Castle

7001 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028-8600
+1 323-851-3313
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“prime rib” (11 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7001 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028-8600
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed at the Magic Castle hotel, which is why as non members we could enjoy this wonderful place. The magic shows were amazing. The atmosphere was awesome, and the food was pretty good. We went for Saturday Brunch. We would love to go back.

Thank Georgie C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This exclusive club is only for the best magicians. If you can get in, do it! You can enjoy dinner (although the food is only ok) but the best part of the experience is walking the halls and experiencing impromptu magic shows. There is a...More

Thank PrickelyPear
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get access to the Magic Castle and had dinner on a Friday night. What a great atmosphere, and the shows were amazing! Make sure you line up early, we lined up twice for one show we wanted to see and...More

Thank RB26VL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to the Magic Castle a few times now, and it just gets more overpriced every time I go. This time we were charged $20 / person at the door even though we had dinner reservations! I've never seen a cover charge to eat...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

But sadly the atmosphere which was just wonderful. Was not matched by the food. But on the other hand the staff went the extra mile and tried so hard. Better luck next time!

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved both times we were fortunate to know someone who had an in at this iconic and exclusive venue. We had such a good time and was able to experience both the dinner menu/service the first time and Sunday Brunch the 2nd time. Would...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We were able to visit because we stayed at the Magic Castle Hotel next door—it's generally for members and guests. The shows were awesome, you can be amazed from 5pm till late, included in the door fee. The food was good, but the dining room...More

Thank LindanLV
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place. The concept of magic shows and dinner. However due to the fact they want to keep the nostalgia feel it feels kinda dirty. I think they can update the vibe and keep the historical vibe with some effort. Food is good most...More

Thank LASportsNut
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Our son treated us to a magical evening here, for Mother's Day. I loved the private club feel, professional dress attire. The mastic and interactions with the magicians are worthwhile. They have several bars ( old school feel) drinks are expensive as is dinner, but...More

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Excellent weekend brunch offering a great variety of quality selections. Everything was fabulous. Highlight of the brunch is the magic shows that follow, first in a main theater and then as selected. The weekend we visited included close-up magic shows by three incredible young magicians....More

Thank luv2takepics
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
For Saturday brunch, are children below the age of 6 allowed?
11 May 2017|
Response from Nelson B | Reviewed this property |
The minimum age for children is 6,
James N
Can I bring my wife tonight without knowing a magician, I am a teacher and in animal welfare.
17 April 2017|
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Response from Jami S | Reviewed this property |
If you stay at the Magic Castle Hotel and get a reservation for dinner, you can get in without an invitation from a member.
Jon P
How much is the price of admission
29 December 2015|
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Response from Budmanri | Reviewed this property |
Admission is by invitation only. Once you have the invite, you order dinner and drinks throughout the night are cash bar. Gentlemen must wear a jacket and tie.hope this helps..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7001 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90028-8600
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-851-3313
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