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Tam O'Shanter

$$$$American, ,
2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039-1524
+1 323-664-0228
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (93 reviews)
“creamed spinach” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
American, Bar, Scottish, Pub
2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039-1524
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Haven’t been to Tam O’Shanter since I was a teenager. It has never changed, known for their Prime Rib. It was excellent, service was very good.

Thank Gregory K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really enjoyed the food. They have a counter you can walk up to inside the restaurant and order prime rib that's cut right in front of you. Ask for the size you want and if you want blood running or not!! Mine was delicious. Others...More

Thank berniek1949
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We went to Tam O’ Shanter for an 80th birthday dinner. There were 10 of us, all ages and levels of mobility. To our surprise, and dismay, the parking lot was under construction and was full. There were no provisions for handicapped parking. We were...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We want to see the plaque on Walt's Table 31 we told existed, there was somewhere else sitting there. We were sad about that but this place looked like it was out of the movie BRAVE. I kinda find it funny that most of the...More

Thank Breanne07
Reviewed 7 March 2018

We took my wife on a Scavenger Hunt of all things Walt Disney in Los Angeles. We planned it weeks in advance and called 3 times to make reservations and request Table 31- Walt's Table. When we arrived the restaurant was quiet and there was...More

Thank b5orange
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Great service and fun décor, tasty food, with a couple of disappointments. I spent the first 30 years of my life in Los Angeles, yet I'd never been to the iconic Tam O'Shanter in the Atwater Village neighborhood. After a family hike in Griffith Park,...More

Thank JimM529
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The "Tam," as people call it, has been around for a long time, notable for its prime rib and also its fish and chips. The service is top-notch and the food is delicious and definitely filling. We went there for a birthday lunch, where you...More

Thank Adryan2013
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We came here for a family function today. Celebrate the parents 67th Wedding Anniversary and my belated birthday. My parents have been eating here since before they were married. The building itself is worth seeing by itself. The service is very good. The food is...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We decided to meet at the Tam O'Shanter restaurant for our annual lunch. Since we arrived as the restaurant was opening, we chose to eat in the dining room, and were seated at the table where Walt Disney liked to sit. Be aware that for...More

2  Thank Lena K
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped for brunch as we heard this had been a favorite lunch spot of Walt Disney. They have a table labeled as where he sat and there are itches in the table made by Disney and his imagineers. A poster on the wall commentates the...More

Thank pegster56
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May C
23 September 2016|
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Response from Susilou | Reviewed this property |
As JulieMack said, no dry rub on thr amazing prime rib. I would doubt that the potatoes have any gluten added and you'd need to ask your server about the creamed spinach and corn. You would have to skip the Yorkshire... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$40
American, Bar, Scottish, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039-1524
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-664-0228
  • E-mail
Delighting diners for 90 years, the Tam O'Shanter is Los Angeles' oldest restaurant operated by the same family in the same location. Enjoy good cheer, warm hospitality and exceptional food in a cozy old world atmosphere. If you have some Scottish ancestry, you might even find your family tartan among the extensive collection decorating the walls!
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