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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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11:00 - 23:00All hours
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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51 - 60 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 10 September 2016

We had dinner here after a full day at Universal Studios. There's lots of beer on tap; they have a four 2 oz sampler and it was fun to have the tasting. (a deal at $5). However, the food was just so so. I had...More

Thank sharkisland
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We stopped in here after wandering through Universal Studios most of the day. The restaurant sits on the second level of the City Walk complex. If you are outside you have a view overlooking the main plaza. Four of us had dinner. I had the...More

Thank Gordon H
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We loved the food and the beer. Good variety on the menu, especially as two of us are vegetarian. The service was great as well, definitely would go back.

Thank Sandi L
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

All the other food at city walk is garbage in comparison to Karl Strauss. Its a comfortable restaurant with a grown up feel. We really enjoy their appetizers menu.

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We ended up at Universal Citywalk this past Sunday (first time in years actually) and were surprised to see a brewery on premises! There was a total of 5 of us, including a 6 year-old. The wait was short, the food was good, the beer...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We stopped here on a VERY hot day (104 degrees), for some very cold beer. We sat at the bar area, and there was a nice variety of beer on tap. Full meals are also served at the bar, and our bartender offered us samples...More

Thank 808stays
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Brought the family here for dinner after a long day at Universal Studios. Located just outside the park within the City Walk. Though a brew pub, they had a nice selection on their children's menu. As for the adults, our server had us decide what...More

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had a really late lunch one day. The food all around was really good, and the beers were also delicious. I had a sour ale that was on special and it was excellent, although the glass was really small...not a pint or anything. I...More

Thank CostaRicaOutsider
Reviewed 13 August 2016

My family and I ate here after a long day at Universal Studios. The food was tasty, service was polite and with a smile and the prices were fair. The restaurant has several craft beers they brew in house and the atmosphere is good for...More

Thank S_Robbie014
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We had lunch at Karl Strauss and were super pleased. They had a nice kids menu with a good variety and sizeable portions. The regular menu had a wide variety of unique vegetarian choices that showcased local flavors and produce. Food was well prepared and...More

Thank margann_d
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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
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
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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