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Little Next Door

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8142 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048-4309 (1 block west of Crescent Heights at La Jolla)
+1 323-951-1010
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09:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 09:00 - 23:00
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Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Salmon was so raw. A bit rude service. I expected a lot more from the other reviews and the pictures on their website.

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Thank EricBMontreal
Healdsburg, California
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I love everything I have ever eaten at Little Next Door and I have been there very often! Weekend brunch is such a treat, lunch and dinner are both wonderful. The croissants and other pastries are to die for!

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Thank healdsburggirl
Brussels, Belgium
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My only regret was not to be able to eat at the restaurant the little door because of a misunderstanding with concierge who made the booking. Nevertheless, everything was excellent: from the appetizer to the expresso. And we had it all: starters, main dish and desserts! An irreproachable service and a friendly attitude from the staff. A memorable experience.

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Thank Astrid K
Las Vegas
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was so impressed by this delightful little restaurant nestled on West Third Street in LA! The menu was the dream for anyone seeking gourmet and exquisitely prepared food with generous portions. Everything was totally fresh and at the peak of perfection. The food was just out of this world as I savored each indulgent bite. Trust me and you... More 

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Thank Hliguori1
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Nice outdoor seating area, good service relatively good value. Tasty sandwich would go back. Ran out of ham and cheese croissants have no doubt they are good !

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Thank Keithoirish
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45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

My wife and I went here for dinner last night, its a busy little French bistro that is literally next door to The Little Door which is much more up market. Little Next Door has a much friendlier less pretentious vibe. It also has a nice bakery with some delicious cakes and pastries, I imagine it would be a great... More 

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Thank Pbinla
Fort Langley, Canada
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214 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Food is high quality but more casual than the French/Mediterranean Fine Dining Restaurant it is attached to. Great place.

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Port Townsend, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Best chocolate souffle ever with whipped cream and devon cream. Came 2 days in a row because so good. Shrimp fettuccine was perfect yesterday. Lamb shank today, a bit salty, but very tender. Appetizers: arugula beet salad, very fresh, and duck confit to melt in mouth. Others had tuna tartar, mussels, pork chop...all loved.

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Thank Tenayaca
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

This cute little french restaurant is my go to whenever I'm missing the cafes in France. Most of the wait staff is French, and the ambiance is very "French-esque" too. I absolutely love it.

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Thank Hadar B
Boston, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

Below Average at best - had read some reviews that were descent, but certainly didn't live up to them. Maybe this is the best this neighborhood has to offer but not up to the standard of other casual French dining venues in other parts WEHO, West LA, Sunset, etc... Very disappointed and a waste of $!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8142 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048-4309
    (1 block west of Crescent Heights at La Jolla)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-951-1010
Description
Two simple wooden doors open up to quite a buzz in an otherwise romantic courtyard, where a colorful crowd hangs at the bar and lingers at coveted patio tables. Inside, seats spread throughout the candlelit house-turned-restaurant with intimate furniture. Organic seasonal ingredients, creatively prepared and impeccably presented, characterize our unique menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?