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The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center

) #1,069 of 8,669 Restaurants in Los Angeles $$ - $$$ American, ,
11022 Aviation Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045
+1 310-670-3093
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“salad” (7 reviews)
“full bar” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
11022 Aviation Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, it's not the luxury white table cloth service but there is now a variety of foods and a nice bar. Inside you can watch the planes landing at LAX while enjoying your meal. This is especially great for families with kids who love planes....More

Thank zapprint
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the Proud Bird for lunch and some plane spotting. Food was decent, great salads, pizza for the little ones and good sandwiches. Full bar service at the Mile High Bar along with a nice selection of beers on tap. Great view of...More

Thank PapaChuck41914
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a positive: the remodeling is very cool. Well decorated with large windows to watch planes land at LAX. They have a lot of historical information throughout the dining area on the Tuskegee airmen. Very interesting and well done. But that's it folks. The...More

1  Thank berniek1949
Proud B, Guest Relations Manager at The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Bernie, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Although we are happy to hear that you enjoyed the remodel and aviation history, I would like to apologize for the disappointment in food items. The necessary steps will be taken as we...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was excited to see this place reopened. Had a good lunch here. It would be a good option for a big party with many different dining needs. Good poke option. Great salad, mac and cheese, great BBQ. Bar looked very good. Really enjoyed the...More

Thank Roberta5261
Proud B, Guest Relations Manager at The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed the variety of food options available. On behalf of the team I would like to apologize for the 2 incorrect orders. We appreciated your understanding and look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The Proud Bird was recently renovated and opened up as a food 'Bazaar' - better described as a fast food court like you would find at the mall. There are 5 or 6 different food concepts, however they are not full restaurant menus with huge...More

1  Thank travelnutx4
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Totally unorganized. Priced too high. SLOW Service. Food poor. Management does not give a damn. WILL NEVER GO BACK.More

1  Thank jfinnnnnnnnnn
Proud B, Guest Relations Manager at The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Hello, Thank you for dining with us at The Proud Bird and providing your feedback. Our team is eagerly working on making improvements with food and service. Providing an excellent overall guest experience is important to us and your comments will be passed along. Best...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The renewed Proud Bird should get the bird. Lousy food, overrated, was distasteful. Loud, due to removal of walls separating eating areas. I get better service at In n Out. And the hamburgers at Islands is a better deal and with preparation and taste. They...More

1  Thank eacollinsjr
Proud B, Guest Relations Manager at The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Events Center, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Hi eacollinsjr, Thank you for the time you have taken to share your feedback. When we opened The Proud Bird in 1967, we wanted to provide the community with a space to entertain and be entertained while enjoying the views of LAX and honoring the...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Meeting family on a business trip was possibly due to the great location next to LAX. The food was excellent too

1  Thank Christoph R
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

One of the most frequented and recommended restaurants within our immediate area. This is a trip down memory lane from the music to the interior history and the old aircraft around the entry and back lawn. Excellent menu will full bar service. Can't wait for...More

Thank eacollinsjr
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I loved the brunch and dinner selections. I have a feeling the new and improved Proud Bird won't be bring any of that back based on what I've read. It is now closed for almost the remainder of the year for remodeling.

2  Thank RhonniH
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23 March 2016|
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Response from RhonniH | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how far they are into the construction process. Probably need to contact the Proud Bird directly.
Audrey U
5 December 2015|
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Response from waller1234 | Reviewed this property |
YES!!! It is called the Jr Pilot menu. They have about 5 - 6 items on the menu. Because I wanted them to eat something better than chicken nuggets we ordered baked chicken with mashed potatoes. I think it came with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:30
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11022 Aviation Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045 (Formerly Proud Bird Restaurant)
    (On the corner of 111th Street and Aviation Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-670-3093
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Los Angeles Intl Airport (after security)
The Proud Bird Food Bazaar & Event Center is closed for renovation and will reopen in summer 2017. Discover something new every time you visit. Dedicated to showcasing the past, present and future of aviation, The Proud Bird is a modern, re-imagined food bazaar and events center offering breathtaking panoramic views of the runways at one of the busiest travel hubs in the world: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). With a Food Bazaar inspired by the cultural melting pot of Los Angeles, the Mile High Club Bar & Lounge offering aviation-themed cocktails, an outdoor Airplane Park, interactive aviation exhibits, and unique private event spaces, The Proud Bird experience soars above the rest. 2007), who founded Specialty Restaurants Corporation and developed a number of beloved destination restaurants across the United States.
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