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Carlitos Gardel

7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
+1 323-655-0891
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribeye” (12 reviews)
“empanadas” (13 reviews)
“dulce de leche” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Argentinian, Latin, South American
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is impossible to have the supreme flavours of Argentinean steaks outside Argentina, but the food here is pretty good. Don’t miss the rib eye, mocilla, tongue, sweetbreads, or the dulce de leche ice cream! The cozy atmosphere is endearing. On certain nights, there is...More

Thank Lam N
Reviewed 24 September 2017

They're friendly, the menu is wonderful, and they know how to back it up. This was a wonderful dinner. I had the sweetbreads (which, judging from earlier reviewer's photos, has thankfully been simplified): so delicious! But it's big enough to be a entre. I wish...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 8 September 2017

It's hard to find a restaurant in Los Angeles that offers the trifecta of Great Food, Excellent Service, and a Pleasant Atmosphere. (Too many restaurants want to be a "scene", with blaring music that prevents dinner conversation.) So what a pleasant surprise awaits you here!...More

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The ribeye for two has to be one of the best steak/meals I have ever had. The big box steakhouses are left in the dust on this one. It comes with sautéed mushrooms and mashed potatoes. It is more than enough for two people. Probably...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Delicious food, great wine selection and even better service. Ask questions and you will get a lesson in good food and wine. great experience.

Thank jerf249
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A small family owned restaurant that serves authentic Argentinian dishes, the place is cozy and easy to find on a major street. Everything we ordered was good and the desert was the best at the end, they have good Argentinian wine also.

Thank harouts20
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food,a big variety of Argentian and Chilean wines. You can find Argentinian stakes and a lot of things.

Thank Dimitris M
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

As an Argentinean myself, I can safely say this is the best gourmet argentine cuisine in Los Angeles. Although it's a bit pricey, the meat cuts are top notch, with an impressive wine list and delicious desserts. I had some delicious dulce de leche, chocolate...More

Thank karula76
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Excellent Argentinean restaurant, managed and personally served by the 2 brothers who are the owners. The menu gives you a great taste of Argentinean cuisine, and then some. The meat cuts and the appetizers are to die for. They even make their own dulce de...More

Thank adimer
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice location.great service.great food.everything about this place is great and they really care about delivering the best experience.five stars from an Italian family.

Thank Egidio I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7963 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046-7118
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-0891
  • E-mail
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