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The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air

) #225 of 8,671 Restaurants in Los Angeles $$$$
701 Stone Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90077-2909
+1 310-472-1211
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
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701 Stone Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90077-2909
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff was arrogant, rude, and disrespectful. This applies to the wedding I went to, the hotel bar we visited, and our overall visit to the hotel on three occasions. Service was abysmal every time. Ask, after 20 minutes, what happened to your drink order, any...More

Thank Alphabet77
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ian D, Thank you for your recent review of the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. As you can imagine, I am very disappointed to read your review and learn of the unacceptable service experience you received. But I do appreciate your candid feedback,...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Stayed in the Hotel Bel-Air for two night and had a meal at Wolfgang Puck which was excellent. We enjoyed drinks in the bar which has a wonderful relaxed atmosphere. There was also a three piece jazz band playing and they were fantastic.More

Thank Gary P
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Dear Gary P, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to the bar and lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. I am so leased to read that you enjoyed the atmosphere, cocktail selections, and live entertainment. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Denise Flanders,...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Nice chilled atmosphere were you can feel private. Great service and the Burger was amazing. a must try.

Thank StefaninDubai
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Dear StefaninDubai, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. It's great to know that you enjoyed the atmosphere and your "amazing" burger! We hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards, Denise Flanders, General Manager

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our most recent habit is to try as many high end hotel bars as possible and there are few locations better for watching the moneyed cavort which sipping a hand crafted cocktail amidst dark wood. Service is attentive and friendly. Expect to spend as much...More

Thank dwalker43
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear dwalker43, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. It sounds as if you enjoyed every aspect of your experience with us ... from the bar's ambiance and setting to its signature cocktail selections. We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

A gorgeous setting, posh neighborhood, roaring fire inside and a great group of friends. It was all going so well. We grabbed a table for 5 of us and just started chatting figuring someone would come to take our drink order. We figured wrong. We...More

1  Thank Larry M
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Dear Larry M, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to the bar and lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. As you can imagine, I am very disappointed to learn of your experience. But I very much appreciate your feedback, as it is only in this way...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

He was showing me off at TABLE #1....and he was getting looks...we were 20 years apart....I had only been in Hollywood a few months...but I met him on the set of Fantasy Island...what more can I say....he took me to the Bel Air Saturday night...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We were staying at the Hotel Bel-Air and had a friend meet us for some cocktails. This was a relaxing vibe with a great cocktail and wine menu. Service was chill but on their game and took care of us.More

Thank Lots_of_Baggage
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear Lots_of_Baggage, Thank you for reviewing your recent experience in the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. It's great to know that you enjoyed the cocktail and wine selections as well as the service levels provided to you. We hope to welcome you back again...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

It is no longer the warm and comfortable place that used to be before the renovations a few years ago it's now a bit on the cold side quite expensive they charge for parking where as they used to not charge and the ambience is...More

Thank Andamy18
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Dear Andamy 18, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. I am disappointed to learn that your experience was not what I would have hoped it would be but I do appreciate your candid feedback. I apologize...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Just a great place to go. Great appetizers. Wonderful location. Great for quiet business meeting or for romantic get together.More

Thank M S
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Dear M S, Thank you for reviewing your recent experience in the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. It's great to know that you enjoyed its location and setting, as well as the menu selections. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Best regards,...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

Spent a Sunday brunch in the bar and had the famous salad inspired by Nancy Regan's taste buds. Very chilled and relaxed atmosphere with perfect service. As you would expect in a place such as this.....there were plenty of recognisable faces having lunch.More

Thank kingdomDublin
DeniseFlanders, General Manager at The Bar at Hotel Bel-Air, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear kingdomDublin, Thank you for reviewing your recent brunch experience in the Bar and Lounge at Hotel Bel-Air. It's wonderful to know that you enjoyed the setting and service levels provided to you, and great people watching is always part of the fun. Great choice...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Stone Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90077-2909
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 310-472-1211
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Description
The famous hotel bar retains its unique club-like vibe from years past but with a glamorous twist. A central fireplace, grand piano and wood paneled walls will make you feel like you've been transported back to the Golden Age of Hollywood. Herringbone design floors, antique mirrors, and an incredible leather woven bar adds richness and depth to this chic new space. Since our Southern California weather is our greatest asset, the Bar has been expanded into the outdoors with the addition of three cozy garden alcoves separated by bi-fold doors. The doors can be open or closed depending on your mood.
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