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Karl Strauss Brewing Company

££ - £££American, ,
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
+1 818-753-2337
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Brew Pub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed our dinner here last week. The service was good. The food was really good. we were treated nice.

Thank Lexer75
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for an early lunch on Sunday and enjoyed the selection of appetizers as well as their main courses. The duck-fat pretzels, pork belly, poke and beet salad were all excellent and the main courses of mac'n cheese (5 types to choose from),...More

Thank Si405
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Karl Strauss delivers consistent food and great beer selections. It was a safe place to take the grandsons after visiting Harry Potter's world. Great selections for kid meals from chicken tenders to pasta. The adults had a variety of salad choices for lunch. We all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here after being at universal studios for the day. We sat outside it was nice to people watch everyone going by. We enjoyed a beer and a main. I had the mac and cheese it was behind good if you love mac and cheese...More

Thank Lorraine D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after Universal Studios and too bad we came closing time. They did take a lil bit to get our order but after all that Andrea was great. We ordered the chili lime bites, beet bites, and boneless buffalo wings for appetizers and...More

Thank joseadolfo74
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for happy hour and dinner! We've been twice, 2 years apart and both times were great! Totally kid friendly too! It's a win win for all! Food is good, clean place to eat and great staff!

Thank ramerfamily
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

When we researched restaurants we could visit for dinner during our visit to Universal, Karl Strauss stood out. The food was good... I shared the duck fat pretzel bites and Black Forest fondue with my family, followed by a turkey burger. Daniel, our waiter, was...More

Thank LisaSecula
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Stepped out of my comfort zone, tried new place and WOW!! Service was great, people watching fun, food was to die for! I got pork fat pretzel things - delicious, followed by fall off the bone tender ribs with s delicate asian sauce, sweet potato...More

Thank arghin
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Stopped here again after another day at Universal Studios - love the Red Trolley on TAP. Taste tested their 2nd Red Trolley but we both preferred the original (which we can also get in bottles). Waitress was nice but service was very slow - we...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We stopped in for lunch during a Universal trip, as we were wandering through City Walk and spotted this menu and unanimously decided this was a must do. The food we ordered was delicious (duck fat pretzels, black garlic fondue, garlic fries, blue cheese burger,...More

Thank KellyMcG86
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10 September 2017|
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Response from joseadolfo74 | Reviewed this property |
On the outside it's in Studio City Walk and it is on the second floor and the sign is on the first floor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal CityWalk Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 91608
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-753-2337
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  • This restaurant is at Universal Studios Hollywood
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