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Tom Bergins Tavern

) #692 of 8,619 Restaurants in Los Angeles $$ - $$$ , , Steakhouse
840 S. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4421
+1 323-936-7151
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Irish, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
840 S. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4421
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the fried chicken sandwich. Was great. The hot pretzel was a great starter. Great place! The place has an old school LA feel. Really enjoyed it.

Thank Jcbears2002
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My B&B was right across the street, so i tried it. It seemed like a local bar with an Irish, throughbred horse theme. The service was good, the well drink generous and the burger was good. The fries I didn;t like too hard and crisp...More

Thank gallaghera416
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Was looking for somewhere close by to eat, and this popped up on my search. I have stayed in the area many times and hadnt visited so gave it a go. Its a cute English/Irish style pub. Good selection of beers and plenty of other...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We were headed to the Peterson Automotive Museum and looked for a place for lunch. This pub popped up at the top of the search and was within easy walking distance. What a cute little find this is! The decor is hunting lodge/english pub. It...More

Thank Bruce K
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Met up with my grad school roommate and her husband for a Sunday afternoon lunch and a little imbibing. I had not darkened the threshold of Bergin's for 41 years when I then had an office at Wilshire & La Brea. Yes, we are both...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We ate here while visiting The Petersen Museum. Easy walk from the museum and the burger was to die for. My husband got an excellent salad. Would eat here again.

Thank pavese1
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Lovely ambience and friendly atmosphere. Great menu with Tapas style menu items as well as dinner dishes. The "House of Irish Coffee".

Thank zdatny
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Strong drinks, happy crowds, yummy foods, responsive staff, cozy booths...and the Salmon Scotch Eggs made me so happy! I would have went there every night we were in town if my husband had let me...

Thank MizMaxie
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Staying just about one block from this restaurant we decided to try it. Our server, Michael, told us that the restaurant opened in 1938 and used to be a favorite hangout for Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant, etc back in the 40s. The place is very...More

Thank maggiet0813
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Dress code is casual; reservations recommended but not required; The Irish Coffee is a must, it is perfect! I had the ribeye dinner which was that nights steak special. It came with smashed red potatoes and mixed veg. It was wonderful and really hit the...More

Thank GoGurl1
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 S. Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-936-7151
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