71Above

4.5
1646 reviews
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Contemporary American
71Above is a Prix-Fixe menu restaurant for lunch and dinner with an a-la-carte menu available only in our bar area. We kindly ask all main dining room guests to participate in the coursed menu. Please be aware, any seating requests are noted, but not guaranteed. If you wish to reserve a Chef’s Table or Edge Table experience, please visit our website for more details.

Offering elevated modern American cuisine by Chef Vartan Abgaryan, 71Above boasts breathtaking ocean views from Malibu to Laguna Hills, along with spectacular views of Los Angeles and the surrounding mountain ranges. The Restaurant and Skylounge have a Smart Casual dress code. Jackets are not required however, no hats, shorts or flip-flops are allowed. Reservations are held for 15 minutes.

Valet is available in front of the US Bank Tower at 633 W. 5th Street starting at 5pm daily for $10 for the first 3 hours and $15 thereafter. Daytime valet is available under the building at 633 W. Hope Place. $10 for 2 hours.

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HE
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 3food 4service 3ambience 4

Ladies bathroom was dirty. Food was taking for ever to come, maybe 30 minutes or more for main course. Our seat was in front of kitchen a lot of traffic. Other than host that was more obnoxious side staff were very friendly.

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n
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 2food 1service 3ambience 3

Servers and staff were really Profesional. The restaurant itself is really amazing in terms of view. The duck was rare very difficult to even cut with a knife.

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OT
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent experience!

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Unfortunately! Will definitely come back.

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J
Philadelphia
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our first time there and it was amazing. The staff was outstanding. A culinary experience that’s worth every penny. We’ll definitely be back :)

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j
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Expensive as hell

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SL
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 5

Great ambiance, service, and of course the views! The food wasn't as amazing as I had hoped, but still worth every penny for the view and experience.

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m
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 1food 3service 5ambience 2

We booked in advance for more than a month before but the day we went there we couldn't get window table. This doesn't worth $90 lunch for two. We came fore high rise building view but we can't see anything. The risotto in Diver Scallop is undercooked.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing experience and fantastic food

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JD
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

What can I say. This place is amazing, from the decor to the view it’s top notch.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 2food 1service 5ambience 5

Usually the food is exceptional but on Valentine’s Day it was just okay. Salmon came almost raw when asked to redo it they brought back the same piece. For the price they should have redone the dish.

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DC
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 4food 2service 5ambience 4

Food wasn't great, but the presentation was lovely.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Went for a lunch visit but unfortunately due to the weather we can't see the LA skyline. It's a two course set menu for $25 without dessert but still worth it. However the parking is a bit pricey at $35 when you exceed the two hour validation of $10. Service was good but didn't like the why how they handle the bowl with a thumb inside the rim. Overall the food was good for lunch and clean environment.

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CC
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 3food 2service 3ambience 3

Booked for valentines.
Didn’t get valentines menu. Some crap 2 course menu.
Girl on reception at 71 above very unhelpful ...
Weather was terrible but not their fault obviously but won’t return. Much better venues in LA

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 13, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

Amazing views great restaurant and bar. It is expensive but well worth it

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JJ
Dallas
4 reviews
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

The attentiveness of the wait staff along with the overall ambiance puts this restaurant over the top.

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RS
1 review
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Loved the experience! The service was top notch, the food was amazing, and the view was spectacular. The only criticism I have is that the portions are absurdly too small, but that’s about the only negative I could think of. Overall, 10/10.

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Charleston
2 reviews
Dined on February 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The views are second to none! Would be nice to have gluten free denoted the menu to make ordering easier. Simply amazing experience!

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JR
1 review
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing experience. Loved the food. Manolo “manuel” was a great server. Definitely going there.

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RD
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on February 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food was great. Our waitress was familiar with the menu and was able to make perfect descriptions of the various dishes. She also did a great job of pairing the courses for those who struggle to make decisions. The view is amazing. Make sure you give yourself plenty of time since the dinner with dessert takes around 2 1/2 hours.

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San Francisco
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place is a must. There’s no words to describe the view/ambiance. Go spend a bunch of money and spoil yourself or your SO! You will not regret it!

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WW
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful experience!! We will definitely go back Above 71 again and again.

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YH
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This place of establishment was amazing. I would come back for Birthdays or any other special day..etc, etc..

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k
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

I have been to a number of restaurants. I had a pleasant time at 71 and above. Services was excellent, ambiance was great. The food was very good; however, it lacked that wow factor that takes restaurants to another level. This is what was missing for me. I think if they fine tune that it will be amazing.

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k
Orange County
6 reviews
Dined on February 9, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 3ambience 3

Everything was great until they told us to move to the bar because other people wanted to seat by the window. There were other tables available and we were still enjoying our wine and would have like to finish in peace. After all, that was a $400 bill for 2 people and we were there for not even 2.5 hours. They should plan better on their table distribution. I don’t think it is a good approach to ask a good table to move to the bar while we are still trying to enjoy their dinning experience.

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S
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on February 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

Great service delicious food great view
Definitely coming bsck

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MA
1 review
Dined on February 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was amazing from start to finish, the view, service, food, wine list and cocktails were all excellent!

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AW
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and service. From the hostess to the wait staff to the bartender who entreated us til sunset!
Special thanks to Marissa, Kate and Tracy for making a great day absolutely perfect!

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING!! Manager Joe was incredibly hospitable and went above and beyond for us. Made our experience over the top. Would recommend to everyone. Food was great and view is even better!

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

good~good~good!!!

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NE
Orange County
4 reviews
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great views, food and ambience and better location. Recommend for business or special occasions

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LS
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The view was amazing. However the food was even better. I honestly can’t wait to go back and eat that food again. Service was beyond great. Overall I’m so happy I was there and got to eat and experience 71 Above. Will return!

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RJ
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 5, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was amazing and the view breathtaking. All the staff were very professional and courteous, however, felt a little rushed at times as we were constantly asked if we were finished with the course in front of us by several different staff members.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was my second time visiting 71above and I am continued to be blown away. The staff goes above an beyond to make sure you have everything you need and their knowledge of everything on the menu is astounding. I will be return here for many times to come. Thank you for the continued amazing experiences.

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MD
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Best dining experience! Service is superb and food presentation was great! My husband and I had a wonderful time. Thanks!

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GM
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

Special place. Romantic. Great food. Fair value. Service good, but not outstanding.

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OT
1 review
Dined on February 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Went for our one year anniversary, loved it!!!!!

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N
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fabulous experience! The food was delicious!! My favorite were the scallops. Thank you so much to Manolo, our waiter, he went above and beyond to make sure that we had an excuisite and excellent experience. Nonetheless, everyone else was great.

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OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing experience. We had two tandem waiters always checking on our experience. Perfect from the moment we arrived at the valet parking to the moment we jumped back in our vehicle. Flawless, 71 above team. Bravo!

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IA
1 review
Dined on February 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely experience, great view and service and the food was amazing.

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