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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169 (Sunset Blvd)
+1 310-454-3474
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09:00 - 09:00
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Sun 09:00 - 09:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Lorton, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great views, service, and food! Had a memorable experience with my sisters. Amazing Brussels sprouts, ahi tuna salad and brownie sundae.

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Thank Michelle H
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46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really great views and lovely service but the food was very mediocre. Not what we were expecting for the price or reputation. Best part was the kids having their leftovers wrapped up in animal shapes- dolphin and whale.

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Thank Seirshalove727
Grayson, Georgia
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop on our week long visit to California over spring break! All of the food was amazing. And the view! Wow. We took a nice walk along the beach while waiting for our table. What an overall lovely experience. Service was great, wait was short. Overall a great experience! Well worth the stop. Be aware -... More 

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Thank GBWeible
Los Angeles, California
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151 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have had early dinner here twice in the last two months, one rainy day, one amazingly sunny and clear day. Things I loved: 1) Great, friendly, attentive, well-organized service, 2) Laid-back atmosphere, 3) Big, full bar and lots of places to sit, 4) Good-to-excellent quality food, 5) Big outdoor seating area as well as a lot of room inside, with... More 

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Woodstock, Illinois
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch on our drive from LAX to Ojai. Breathtaking views. Great but pricey lunch. $9 valet parking. Awesome views from the deck and inside restaurant

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Phoenix, Arizona
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gladstones is always an experience. It's So Cal so be prepared for it. Paid parking or valet- your choice. Attire is also your choice and you'll see a variety. This place has been serving up food and drinks at the beach for about 40 years. Our two orders of Fish-N-Chips and two Bloody Marys were $76.00. The food and service... More 

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rachel
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for the Best Seafood/Restaurant on Pacific Coast Highway, look no further than GLADSTONES! A frequent patron of Gladstones for the past 30 years, I can honestly say the food exquisite! Indoor seating right on the sand, and if you like to dine outdoors, that is also available, with Moonlight views of the ocean steps away, and heating lanterns to... More 

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Thank SeabreezeDrive
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Gladstones for a birthday celebration dinner and was not disappointed! We started with Artichoke and Spinach dip which was fantastic (Warm bread and butter was also brought out to start). We then had a few sushi selections brought out, and I had ordered the fish tacos. Serving size was large and the food was delicious! They also had two... More 

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Thank Grant B
Nashville, Tennessee
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130 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at Gladstone's for years but it has gone downhill. Still a killer location but too crowded and too overpriced. Noisy and often rude. Not worth it when there are nicer places on the beach with equally great views, better food and more care for the customers.

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Thank JMasonNashville
Victoria, Canada
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87 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Date Night, a Valentines Treat? Beautiful evening drinks overlooking the ocean til the gorgeous sun had set. Went inside with ocean views and had a wonderful Meal. Best creamy Clam Chowder ever with homemade huge hot bread for cutting. Yummy! Great service. Very special evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 09:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, 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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?