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Pacific Dining Car

1310 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-1204
+1 213-483-6000
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (54 reviews)
“prime rib” (7 reviews)
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm Hours
American, Steakhouse
1310 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-1204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had 8 oz filet. Was done perfectly and truffle butter put it over the top. The sides were great and large enough to share except for the potatoes au gratin which was the best and cheesiest I have had. The cheesecake made a nice finale.

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Well, to my surprise I happened to enter a 20th Century old style American joint almost in Korea Town area. You must check it out. Such a cozy and stylish place with very cool, darker light atmosphere! The food is just amazing, the steak is...More

Thank phoenixauto
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I have been going to the Pacific Dining Car for over 40 years. It is a quiet oasis just west of downtown Los Angeles. The service is warm and efficient. The staff having been there for ever. They know their customers and are very friendly....More

1  Thank Steven T
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Excited to go here but disappointed, place was very nice, service was fine but the food was the disappointing part of the evening. Wife's prime rib over cooked horse reddish sauce plain we thought it was butter. My baseball cut steak which I was looking...More

Thank vietnamvet33
Reviewed 31 December 2017

I worked in banking and finance in DTLA for over 25 years. The hours were long, and the demands were substantial. It was commonplace for me to be found sending a telefax to Hong Kong or Tokyo at midnight from the 42nd floor of one...More

Thank BULLDOG742014
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We wanted someplace special for Christmas Eve dinner. This place (the original downtown) seemed to fit the bill. Every review warned of the sky high prices but we figured it would be worth it. It wasn't. We arrived early so sat by the bar for...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 22 December 2017

First time diner. This is an old time L.A. landmark steak house. It reminds me of fine dining establishments that still existed through the 80s and later. Reservations were promptly acknowledged and we were seated at a comfortable booth. Restaurant was tastefully decorated for the...More

Thank onetaxingguy
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A magical meal was to be had on a hot Sunday afternoon, sitting in a cool, elegant dining room with soft light, crisp linens, impeccable service, and food from heaven's kitchen! The classic Baseball Steak was cooked to perfection and garnished with a tasty marrow...More

Thank Arnie R
Reviewed 31 October 2017

LA's original dining car restaurant open 24-7-365. Outstanding food and service. Our go-to spot for special occasions.

Thank Mototron3000
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Baseball Redux is tenderly delicious, excellent! Try it, you will come back for more. Pacific Dining Car in Santa Monica has very friendly staffs and clean place to have an evening to remember to eat dinner or lunch.

Thank Rachelle G
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18 February 2018|
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Response from RogueMadraDubh | Reviewed this property |
Go to their website and they have a club called the 1921 Club that offers perks.
8 November 2017|
Response from Mototron3000 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is pricey and why we only go on special occasions. I usually get the Ribeye smothered in mushrooms which is about $75 then the awesome bake potato is a $15 side. The Mac & Cheese is an incredible side dish as... More
8 November 2017|
Response from Bill-Beaumont | Reviewed this property |
Please read the Zagat review. Expensive, but worth it as a "treat".
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-1204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-483-6000
  • E-mail
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