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Malbec Argentinean Bistro

10151 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2533
+1 818-762-4860
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“empanadas” (7 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Argentinian, Latin, South American
$$ - $$$
10151 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2533
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food and the environment. Great presentation of each dish. Arugula salad beautiful and delicious! Clams and mussels was a tasty appetizer. Steak was perfect! Great service!

Thank NeverHomeForLong
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I love Malbec. This is their second location I've tried and it's just as great as their Pasadena restaurant. You can't go wrong ordering any meat entree. Pair it with a house Malbec wine and your meal is seat. Don't forget their mashed potatoes, they're...More

Thank TripAddict5
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Malbec is very consistent. The meet is always excellent as well as the service. The ambiance is not the best. Probably too dark

Thank ferrosario66
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Terrific food and excellent experience. Hanger steak was so tastey, as were all of the dishes we ordered! Lovely staff/ambiance in a cosy setting. Overall, its relatively expensive so don't go unless you are comfortable paying top $ for good food.

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

I've come here about 3 times for happy hour and I've never wanted to stay for dinner. It's like Uber expensive and I'm always very iffy on whether I wanna risk it or not. Happy hour is ok. I've tried the cheese plate and the...More

Thank Tiffany A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic surprise. Malbec, former Ushuaia, brought the best Argentinian meet to Santa Monica. The bife de chorizo is simply outstanding. Great service too.

Thank ferrosario66
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Come for the delicious meats, and stay for the amazing Argentine wines. This is an Argentina steakhouse through and through. The owners are from Argentina. All the wines are from Argentina. The meets are cooked over natural hardwoods in authentic Argentina style. The BBQ pork...More

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The skirt steak was what the waiter recommended and said it is their most popular one. They cooked the steak very tender and juicy surrounded by chunk of roasted veggies, with a nice presentation. So, I went back on my next business trip. Ordered steak,...More

Thank Su W
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing food good atmosphere Real Argentinian food!!! Good service, parking at the back! Lovvvvvvvvvvvve it

Thank erez z
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I don't go here enough as I should. Always a great lunch. For and service is a+. Parking is super easy with valet behind. All entrees and salads are safe and deish choices. Don't forget a glass of red. I suggest the Malbec

Thank Gma0917
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10151 Riverside Drive, Los Angeles, CA 91602-2533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 818-762-4860
  • E-mail
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