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Lala's

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11935 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2607
+1 818-623-4477
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11:00 - 22:00
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family group of 8 loved the food, we've never eaten Argentinean food before, but we liked it! Our waiter was very helpful with selections of food & beverages! You must try it!!

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Thank Dena B
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us and reviewing our restaurant. More 

Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Went for Valentines Day and it was like a well oiled machine. Nice atmosphere, always very welcoming, great bar and food is always delicious.

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Thank Peggy V
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Thank you! We appreciate your kind words. More 

Cool, California
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We found the food to be on the plain side. We ordered empanadas, chicken, salmon, and steak. None of it was very flavorful or anything special, especially for the price. The bread was complimentary. The best thing we found were the grilled vegetables. Very limited parking. Valet is $5.00.

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Thank Sage C
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us and reviewing our restaurant. We do apologize about the meal not being memorable and will work on that to improve everyone's overall experience More 

Woodinville, Washington
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

My adult son and I had dinner here. He recommended the sangria and entrana. I had the classic and it was great. He had his with a garlic topping.

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Thank Eugene M
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Thank you Eugene! We appreciate your review. More 

Nassau, New Providence Island
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155 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

A convenient spot for grilled food options and exotic cocktails. If you are wanting a friendly laid back atmosphere to chillax be sure to check out this eatery.

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Thank Monalisa43
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Thank you Monalisa! We appreciate your kind words about our restaurant. More 

Paris, France
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Nothing special on this food, I won't return to this place. Mash potatoes and carrots are good for babies ;)

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Fort Myers, Florida, United States
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

We were looking for a nice relaxing dinner out on a Saturday night. Called and was told that no reservations for three could be taken. Arrived to a jammed parking lot--so happy to valet! Walked in and hostess said 1.5 hr wait. We decided to walk around and shop. Returned to still wait. Food was inexpensive by local standards and... More 

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Thank Mary Ann B
Los Angeles, California
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200 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Visited here today 07/24/16 with my family that was in town from the ATL. This was my first time at this location and I was not all that fond feom the start. First, they have valet only parking because they're in a bad location. Granted it's only $5 but the valet guy was rude as hell so I parked my... More 

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Thank Denell1006
Sarasota, Florida
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207 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Argentinian specialties so meats, chicken mostly prepared perfectly with salads and starch and grilled onions to accompany a dinner entre. Good wine list. Great service. You will enjoy!

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Thank 6sandy6
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the kind words about Lala's. We always strive to provide our customers with not only great service but excellent food as well. It appears that we hit the spot with you and hope to continue to do so. More 

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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend ate here while on holidays in LA. We did not have starters but were provided with delicious homemade bread. My other half got the steak which was to die for and I got some form of spaghetti with sausage I can't remember what it was called but it was beautiful. The staff were all very friendly.... More 

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Thank Clodagh B
Horacio W, Owner at Lala's, responded to this review

Hello Clodagh, Thank you for your wonderful review and for joining us during your holidays. It's a pleasure to hear that you and your boyfriend enjoyed the dishes you ordered. Hope to see you next time you're in L.A. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11935 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-623-4477

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