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Crustacean

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Beverly Hills
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9646 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4402
+1 310-205-8990
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17:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Manhattan Beach, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to eat - order garlic noodle and crab out of shell is the best dish, also dumplings, great food.

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Thank BrinSergio
Los angeles
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Before deciding to try Crustacean restaurant again after 20 years, I read the reviews posted by prior diners on TripAdvisor. I was surprised that there could be such a varied response regarding the food, price and service... Now I understand why the poor reviews were written. Our dining experience was not close to fine dining and the service was disappointing... More 

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Thank Islandwantabe
Ventura, California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My children and I drove down from Santa Barbara for Easter dinner this evening. My daughter had specifically asked to go to Crustacean for dinner. I have been to this restaurant many different times, and unfortunately the quality of the food and service is declining at each and every visit. We spent more than two hours in traffic this evening... More 

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Thank SpecialSkillz
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food. I love this place. The crab and garlic noodles are to die for. Pink lotus cocktail was incredible as well. The veggies were crisp and well seasoned. Pricey but very well worth it.

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Thank Malika J
Monaco
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69 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crustacean has been in business for two decades. They must be doing something right. But not at this visit. I am generally a fan of the House of An , and have eaten at their other restaurants. We were a group of six diners. The waiters could not be bothered. We had to get up and ask someone if we... More 

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Thank T3G
Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Famous huge crabs were good. Garlic pasta could be tastier - perhaps more " garlic-ky" taste would be better. Appetizer plate was good ! Ambience : the fiberglass or tempered glass walkway with a koi pond beneath is a major attraction. Nice touch for a resto. But the lighting was too dark for my taste- i couldn't see the food... More 

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Thank Christine B
Waimea, Hawaii
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Interesting restaurant with the aquarium running through the restaurant that you walk over and jazz singer in bar. It was not what I would have expected for a Beverly Hills restaurant. We had the ahi tacos to start and they were very delicious but the coconut shrimp were just ok. My sister ordered the salt and pepper calamari and asked... More 

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Thank marfit808
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I love the House of An. I've been to most of their restaurants many times - AnQi, Tiato, Crustacean SF - and it's always been an amazing experience both with the quality of food and with the quality of service. Crustacean LA had some of the worst customer service I've ever experienced in a restaurant, and the food was definitely... More 

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Thank nkamenetsky
Glendale, Arizona
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51 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

OK, if you are in Beverly Hills, do not pass up this gem. This restaurant is amazing. I love the crab, have them crack it and order the garlic noodles. I love everything I have ever ordered there. I am going on Saturday night. I moved to Arizona and I am going to Los Angeles to go to this restaurant.... More 

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Thank robaby424
Lancaster, California
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323 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Yes I did enjoy the aquarium that you walk over beautiful fish, the hostess was friendly and greeted us warmly our server George was excellent, the food is delicious. We really enjoyed the garlic noodles, crab, and the lobster salad. However things are just a little overpriced even though it was good it wasn't fabulous. I've had fabulous food and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Asian, Seafood, Vietnamese, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9646 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4402
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 310-205-8990

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