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Buchanan Arms

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2013 W Burbank Blvd, Burbank, CA 91506-1318
+1 818-845-0692
11:00 - 22:00
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Detroit, Michigan
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family traditionally celebrates Burns Night every year and being new to Burbank, we made our reservations weeks in advance to attend the celebration at Buchanan Arms. The cost was $30 a head, so we expected a more formal affair. Upon arriving, we were put in the far corner behind the bar, next to the bathrooms. This seemed fine at... More 

Thank LivingRichly
Sedona, Arizona
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149 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Cadbury's chocolates are back! Hence spending a lot of money in the shop. Bangers were o.k., could have been a bit spicier. My husband enjoyed his fish'n'chips. Reasonably priced for the LA area, friendly service.

Thank Linda-wanderer
South Pasadena, California
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Friend asked me to meet him here for dinner. Balked at first....a pub on Burbank Blvd in Burbank??? But, there is an extensive menu and an extensive beer and ale menu as well. Plus, a relaxing pub feel to the experience. The Guinness French Onion soup was tremendous. Then, there was the 70's music and the singing. Welcome to Pub... More 

Thank Bill M
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395 reviews
257 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

I lucked into going to Buchanan Arms on a night when they had music, and it was just a great time all of the way around. The service was excellent, and the food good (although the fried foods were a bit too greasy, perhaps this is the nature of British fried foods, however). The bangers were great. Fries terrific, Gravy... More 

Thank mrliterature
Los Angeles, California
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634 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Old school since 1977. I ordered the Shepherd's Pie which seems to be as popular as the Fish & Chips. I could've shared this plate since it was more than enough food for me, I actually took a doggy bag home. I like this neighborhood English pub, especially the old school look to it. I don't understand why some people... More 

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Pasadena, California
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

A charity org.I belong to had a meeting here amid great pints (Speckled Hen is an old Yorkshire favourite of mine) and fantastic Fish and Chips and traditional savory pies. I had the mushroom pie (I will be going back for their steak and kidney) and was smacking my chops for hours afterward. A great place to watch 'the footie'... More 

Thank wendy c
Los Angeles, California
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41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2014

I come here on the regular for a pint. Very laidback atmosphere and good pub food (fish and chips are so good!) and not overrun by the young, hipster crowd. Lots of older people, families. The service is great and hilarious even (the British waiter made fun of my friend when she said she didn't want peas with her fish... More 

Thank thiscozyskull
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

I have been going there for over thirty years and now that I don't live as close I really miss drinking and dining there regularly. The establishment is run by a Scottish family and all the meals are pretty much traditional. Good array of UK beers on tap as well as others and a full bar to complete the complement... More 

Thank LAFreddy
Savannah, Georgia, United States
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57 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2014

I have to admit if it weren't for the recommendation of Buchanan Arms I way not have ventured in primarily because the guy who was sing was horrific. All kidding aside it was better than I expected- enjoyed some banners and mash along with a few pints and met a few new people in the experience. Service was a little... More 

Thank doinit_family
Sedona, Arizona
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143 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2013

When we visit our son in Burbank, we always try to have a meal at this pub. They serve standard British pub food - fish'n'chips, sausages and mash, as well as a small but varied menu. Food is usually good and quite inexpensive. There's a good selection of beers and a British food shop adjacent with lots of "sweets" and... More 

Thank LindaWanderer2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Bar, Japanese, British
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2013 W Burbank Blvd, Burbank, CA 91506-1318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Burbank
  • Phone Number: +1 818-845-0692

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?