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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
+1 310-454-3474
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Work was done and we wanted to celebrate its completion. The boss wanted to head over to the coast and catch the sunset if we could get there in time. He suggested Gladstones in Malibu. We arrived a little after 5:00pm. We parked the car...More

Thank GKBrash
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to Gladstones in the late afternoon, arriving about half an hour before sunset. We started with ceviche and shrimp cocktails, followed by traditional (cod) fish and chips. We asked for extra spicy Bloody Maria's (bloody Mary with tequila) and that was great as...More

Thank Ken T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for dinner just as the sun was setting- tourist-style restaurant with a location that is 100% amazing for this time of day. Food was ok- expected a little more for the price (also $10 to park in the beach lot). Great fries, salmon...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very expensive, but very tasty food with an awesome sunset view, our waiter was very professional. Parking is expensive and not validated after eating at the restaurant If you dont care about the cost, enjoy the food and superb location by the...More

Thank smartquest
Reviewed 9 January 2018

My wife and I were on a Rose Bowl tour and this was one of the places we had lunch. They provided a buffet for us and as anyone knows, serving a large group of people can be a challange. Gladstones handled it beautifully. The...More

Thank GiantDreamer
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I like the one in Long Beach and that one too Catch of the day was fresh mahi mahi, I loved my ahi tuna so well done to perfection. You have to pay parking valet only for $11, but we are in Malibu after all....More

Thank katycarey
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

After we walked in, I could understand people’s enthusiasm for the feel of the place. The premises is right on the water with fantastic views of the beach & ocean all down one side. On a quiet mid-week winters night, when we went, with poor...More

Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

When we got there we found out the parking is $10! The restaurant itself is large with great large outdoor deck areas, a large indoor area, bar and separate area for private functions. The views of the ocean are 2nd to none; we just hanged...More

Thank Travelin M
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This place is quite pricy for the food served. But this is not a place where the food is the main focus. Sitting on the patio listening to the waves rolling in while indulging in well prepared American comfort seafood is the reason I brought...More

Thank chrlise
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Nice to have the option to sit outside or inside according to the weather of the day. We went twice during our trip and enjoy the patio on the warm day and an inside table on a windy day. Both for lunch. Fish tacos at...More

Thank susan-lincoln
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
Absolutely not! We are here to stay.
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Response from GladstonesMgmt | Property representative |
Hello, and thank you for inquiring! We don't have a fixed price brunch menu. Instead we offer our usual lunch menu, plus breakfast favorites such as Belgian waffles, bacon, French toast, and more! Eggs just about every... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17300 Pacific Coast Hwy, Los Angeles, CA 90272-4169
    (Sunset Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: The 540 Metro Bus stops directly in front of our restaurant at the intersection of Sunset Boulevard and Pacific Coast Highway.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-454-3474
  • E-mail
In a world where landmarks are few and far between there is Gladstone's. Situated where Sunset Boulevard meets the Pacific Coast Highway, it's become a place of Southern California legend. One visit and you'll see why. Gladstones offers a menu plucked from the very ocean it overlooks, serving modern renditions of classic dishes as well as favorites from the land. In its typically relaxed, family-friendly atmosphere, there's something to satisfy every palate. Whether you're at the raw bar, the lounge, the dining rooms or the grand patio overlooking the surf, it's commonly agreed there's no better place on the coast to enjoy fresh seafood, a Mai Tai or the most beautiful sunset views in SoCal. Book a reservation by phone or web or stop by and enjoy the experience.
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