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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%
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
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Reviewed 22 May 2015

i eat very well i had fun food was very good service too the ambiance they even took pic of me for myhollywooddaily site,,,,,unfortunately i didn't see robert di nero that i m love with him

Thank abirbennani
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Interesting review. Food was great. Not going to remember Italian names well, but penne with tomato and basil, umbricelli pasta with sausage and mushrooms, some spinach conformity and their meatballs with peas appetizer. All piping hot, great bite to pasta, great flavor. Server was very...More

Thank Mathieu W
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Title says it all. Ago consistently provides Great Food, Drink, Atmosphere and Service. Saturday night at 8:45 pm the restaurant was packed but our reservation was honored on time and our table presented us a view of great dinning. People were partying and enjoying themselves....More

2  Thank Ronald S
Reviewed 28 February 2015

That's Robert de Niro's restaurant, so the expectations were high. And as soon as it began, they were met. What a place, delicious food, and the service was fantastic. I ordered some meatballs as a starter, and they were delicious, tasty, well seasoned. And then...More

2  Thank Boblota
Reviewed 25 February 2015

On a recent visit to the Los Angeles area an old friend recommended AGO Italian Restaurant. It proved to be an excellent recommendation. My first impression was not favorable. The valet parking area was backed up on to Melrose Place and I sat in the...More

2  Thank atljpb
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Ago is a lovely restaurant. When we arrived, we were asked if we wanted to sit inside or out. We chose sitting outside, and it was the right decision. It was more buzzing. The staff is very friendly and helpful. It was the four of...More

Thank JamesDeanX
Reviewed 23 January 2015

We met friends here for dinner while both of us were travelling in the US. The food was lovely, and we are spoilt at home with really good Italian so this was good quality food. The restaurant was noisy and busy on a Monday night...More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 15 December 2014

The lunch menu is small but presents the diner with a number of well thought out selections. http://agorestaurant.com/lunch-menu.html. I recommend the Filetto di manzo; grilled filet mignon medallions with arugula and shaved parmesan cheese. The meat is tender and flavorful. The wait staff is both...More

Thank 3rdgenerationla
Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

Mediocrity is the theme. Nothing special and very average. Food needs spark. Went to il Fornaio for lunch and should have gone again for dinner. Nothing bad it's ok. That's it-just ok. Service is decent. Nice people. But not getting what makes this place memorable!

Thank MiloMiami
Reviewed 3 November 2014

The food was very good and the wine selection is also very good. Enjoyed our meal and you can order off the menu as well which is nice. Restaurant was comfortable and was not overpriced but not cheap given it is in West Hollywood.

Thank ejlwireless
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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
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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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