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8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
+1 323-655-6333
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (17 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“carpaccio” (5 reviews)
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12:00 - 14:30All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not only is this restaurant old school as in good old fashioned great service the atmosphere is relaxed great old crooner music in the background and to top it off wonderful food real Italian not trumped up over the top just authentic Italian went there...More

Thank KennedysGoldCoast
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While on the "A Day in LA" bus tour, our tour guide mentioned that Robert De Niro was an owner of this restaurant as we glided by, and also noted that he was seen there every so often. How fun, I thought! Maybe we'd be...More

Thank AEB_MN
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Had dinner for two and was treated special the minute I walked in the door. Staff were very attentive and the food was outstanding. The gluten free pasta I had was best ever it was cooked perfectly. The atmosphere is great you can tell it's...More

Thank Whalerscove
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Good food and atmosphere. Nice if you want to sit outside. Food was good, and service was great. Price is another story.

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

great little place, wonderful atmosphere, very pleasant service. Food is good, I wouldn't say excellent as I have had better Italian, but it is very good, and reasonable for LA standards.

Thank socaldreamhomes
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Really good authentic Italian with good food, great staff and excellent wine list. Nice location and venue. Would recommend if you are in LA/Beverly Hills area.

Thank MMB1954
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have been coming to Ago since it opened. I always loved it! I hadn't been in a few years and am happy to say it is just as good as it always was!! I had the carpaccio to start and the ravioli with asparagus...More

Thank Ninon A
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I am a regular there. I love the ambiance and the food. Try the Wild Boar Pappardelle. My favorite. Can't wait to go back.

Thank stephanev90069
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We went during the Oscars and had a great, prepared menu including apps and desert. Service was great and they had set up tvs throughout the dining room.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Ago is supposed to be a De Niro esq restaurant in LA. The food is very good as they seem to have re-dedicated themselves to the art if dining. The red sauce is a cut above the ordinary. The seafood is not overcooked as so...More

Thank MrLeeL
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27 March 2016|
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Response from 264kenf | Reviewed this property |
Dress up for this place as it sets the mood for your evening. No torn jeans, T-shirts, sandals, sweatshirts etc. Business updated casual works whether a blazer or not. No tie necessary.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-6333
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