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Bossa Nova

7181 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-4417
+1 323-436-7999
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“plantains” (13 reviews)
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“beef skewers” (3 reviews)
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Italian, South American, Brazilian, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
7181 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-4417
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service good. Skirt steak a little chewy but ok. Seafood salad was good. Rose nice. Issue was w ppl who chose to smoke what smelled like marijuana on the patio

Thank IV15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used Grub Hub for delivery so I cant speak on the actual restaurant but the food came in a reasonable amount of time and it was delicious.

Thank JWhiteVIP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did a large takeout order and everything was ready in half an hour. Every entree was fabulous. Kudos to the beef skewers, plantains, mashed potatoes, pepperoni pizza, chicken piccata on bed of linguini, and lasagna. Great service and food.

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Our friends have eaten here many times! After their ravings; I wanted to go! They always have the same thing! I had shrimp stroganoff, with plantains! I had a special “Brazilian” drink, also! We had excellent, friendly service! We also got stuffed!

Thank Kathleen B
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Our party arrived around 3pm for Sunday lunch - to allow the busy lunchtime rush to finish. We were not disappointed with plenty of space! The menu is large and varied in style, chicken, salads and pasta choices - served in very generous portions. The...More

Thank 953jim
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Whenever I am in the Hollywood Area. One for my favorite places to eat is at Bossa Nova on Sunset. What stands out about Bossa Nova on Sunset is the customer service. Also being open late into the early hours. If you are a person...More

Thank Alan B
daniel2m, Public Relations Manager at Bossa Nova, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words, Alan. We strive to offer excellent customer service and food to our customers and we can't be happier to hear that we are doing a good job. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 5 December 2017

Great food and lost of choices. Also a very tempting wine list. The service is friendly and helpful and attentive though they are very busy there. From pasta to meat, the food is always very good.

Thank Goldengirl1976
daniel2m, Public Relations Manager at Bossa Nova, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you so much, Goldengirl1976. We are thrilled to hear that you had a pleasant experience with us. We can't wait to serve you again.

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I had traditional chicken with beans and veggies that were tired and over cooked. Chicken was tough. Beans were decent but overall not sure why so many people like this place. Can’t say I’d ever go back. Cheese puffs or bread were Delish though!More

Thank CharmChari
daniel2m, Public Relations Manager at Bossa Nova, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

We are disappointed to hear your comments, CharmChari. We strong recommend our customers to let their servers know if they are not satisfied with the quality of their meal, so we can replace it right away. We apologize for the inconvenience and we hope you...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great service, food, and price. Wife had the sea bass with rissoto and I had the Rafael's pasta. Friendly service and great tasting food - hard to beat for the area!

Thank Charles L
daniel2m, Public Relations Manager at Bossa Nova, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us, Charles. We are thrilled to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us. We hope to serve you again.

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service! Go there. I'll sure comme back. Been there already twice. Chicken picatta, pasta & Alexandra's salad. I want to try them all! :))

Thank Constantin S
daniel2m, Public Relations Manager at Bossa Nova, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thank you so much, Constantin. We can't wait to serve you again!

Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie
stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day,
tourists flock here from around the world to see the
iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to
catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close.
Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas
the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and
hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night
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17 May 2017|
Response from Fourofcoin | Reviewed this property |
Haven't tried either, sorry!
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31 August 2016|
Response from daniel2m | Property representative |
Hi Kevyn, Unfortunately, you cannot purchase gift cards on our website, but you can contact our Office Manager and she will mail it to you. Her name is Adriana and you can contact her at (310) 406-2107. She will need to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7181 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-4417
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-436-7999
Bem-vindo! It is our warmest pleasure to make your dining experience absolutely enjoyable. Our name Bossa Nova is derive from a genre of Brazilian music which was compose and written during the 1950's and 60's. This music is a fusion of samba and jazz of which has become the most popular music in Brazil. Bossa Nova is not a fast food establishment. We take our time to freshly prepare your meal. Our commitment for excellent food quality and ingredients goes back to 1993 when we open our very first restaurant in West Hollywood. It will be a great satisfaction to cook for you and make your dining experience with us deep gratifying. Aurelio & Francisco
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