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The Velvet Margarita

1612 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6202
+1 877-486-8353
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple” (3 reviews)
“bean dip” (2 reviews)
“guacamole” (3 reviews)
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1612 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6202
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Met up with our friends from LA, they took us to The velvet margarita for dinner... it was very cool, great decor, dark, delicious Mexican food, big serves, and my cocktail came in an actual pineapple!

Thank burna
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We went to celebrate a friends birthday, and had a fun night. The Margaritas were delicious. The Pina Colada over priced as it comes in a coconut. Should be optional. Everything from guacamole to fajitas to quesadilla were very good with great size portions

Thank daitravels
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Just found this review with Shekhar M (whom I have never met) on Yelp, but I could not have said it better, so thanks Shekhar, I hope you do not mind when I borrow your words - you spoke fright out of my heart: "A...More

Thank GuidoKarp
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Tequila drinks, decent Mexican food, Dia de Los Muertos decor, awesome Spanish language covers of rock classics, and good "bad" movies (from Elvis movies to Valley Girl) projected above the bar -- what's not to love? Chips come with two tasty salsas as well as...More

Thank kmfesq
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

First off, I want to give great kudos to our waitress Christina. She was wonderful, as well as all the staff. The style is wonderful. The style/theme is a terrific visit for tourists while the delicious flavor of the food is a great draw for...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had a great time at this funky but hip restaurant. The food was very good and priced just right. I had the scampi camarones and LOVED it. The sauce was light, the rice was cooked just right and the scampi were delicious. My only...More

Thank SunseekerChuck
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were told about this place by the owner of the local AirBNB place we stayed at in Hollywood. Good job too, as we would never have spotted it otherwise. The place is amazing inside - a real Gothic look to it, quite unlike anywhere...More

1  Thank stevebootes
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The outside of this restaurant is very deceiving, by which I mean the outside looks a bit on the rough side. But once inside you get to see the elaborate decor that makes you feel like you've been transported to somewhere else. The food is...More

1  Thank Ian O
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I have been here 2-3 times now, on my recent LA trips. What I LOVE about this place is the atmosphere, the low lighting and dark interior design - completed with amazing artwork and heavy velvet curtains. The menu is incredible, even though I have...More

Thank AbsolutS
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Low key lighting, great drinks and menu items. Perfect place to bring a date! The ambiance and decor is wonderful with Mexican wrestlers, Day of the Dead and some neon lights inside.

Thank CODAghostTours
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stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day,
tourists flock here from around the world to see the
iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to
catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close.
Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas
the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and
hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
18:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1612 N Cahuenga Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6202
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 877-486-8353
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