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11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
+1 310-477-3524
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Two couples went to Bandera, us for the first time. Our experience with many westside restaurants has been dismal - too loud, small portions over priced and uncomfortable.This place is loud but the live music was a treat with a trio playing wonderful music. The...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious! We come here every time we’re in LA. Super bummed that they discontinued their cornbread however. It was the most decadent thing on their menu. Hopefully, it will make a return. Bone in rib eye was enough for 2 and seared to perfection....More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is a "go-to" place when in West Los Angeles. Always good food and mostly good service. Wide variety of food from burgers to salads to steak to seafood. Good mix for big groups. Valet parking in the back. Never disappointed.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Went here once recently and could not wait to come back. We brought four friends that had not been. If you like a martini they make them perfectly and they are BIG. Staff is well trained, friendly and efficient. Our server this time was Matt...More

Thank Summit4321
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect place to meet up and party. Delicious, hi-quality food with superb service make this an excellent venue for any occasion. Try the salmon or the ribs and finish off with the Oreo ice cream. OMG!

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

When a local couple we were meeting suggested this place, I was concerned that the live music would impede our conversation - but it didn't. There was a great Jazz trio that just added to the ambience. We were in luck that the grilled artichoke...More

Thank everly23
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to many restaurants in West Los Angeles but this is my favorite. Parking is plentiful. Service is good. I have enjoyed everything I have eaten here. The kale salad has a special peanut vinaigrette. The roast chicken is flavorful and tender. The...More

Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you order BBQ here, watch out! I ate a piece of wire (BBQ brush bristle) concealed in a BBQ salmon filet. Wound up in the ER. After this happened to me, I googled, and BBQ brush wires are a well-known hazard. Amazed that this...More

1  Thank BBQBadger
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is my favorite place in LA. Love the scene, the food is wonderful and the menu is fun. I love Bandera and the head chef is very nice. I cant wait until I get to go again, love it!

Thank maxwell r
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I have been coming here for years. Just drinks or dinner. Ambiance, crowd, and staff are geat. Live jazz every night and excellent wine list. My #1 go to place in LA when I want a burger or bbq ribs (literally fall off the bone)....More

Thank chayrandl3r
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15 November 2017|
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Response from Jacqueline S | Reviewed this property |
They have valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11700 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-1503
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-477-3524
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