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Cafe Sierra

555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91608-1001
+1 818-509-2030
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“crab legs” (11 reviews)
“prime rib” (24 reviews)
Open Now
06:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91608-1001
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1 - 10 of 105 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 8 of us were attending Universal Studios. We arrived in the city about an hour before opening, so were looking for a well rated place to eat breakfast. Cost was not a concern for us. We found this online. It is located...More

Thank Jennifer R
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for sharing your dining experience. I am very happy that you enjoyed our food. Our entire team works hard to ensure all the guests enjoy their stay and go above and beyond to meet our guests' needs. Your review is going...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

after a long day of traveling and walking around the area it was nice to sit down at a quiet place and enjoy.More

Thank msbeelinda
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest, we do appreciate the positive comments. I am so happy that you enjoyed the foods at our hotel. Our entire team works hard to ensure all the guests enjoy their stay and go above and beyond to meet our guests' needs. Your review...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Overpriced restaurant. Walk a stone's throw away to the City Walk by Universal's main gate and you will get a plethora of optionsMore

Thank Daisy H
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you for taking time in leaving us a review on your recent visit. I sincerely apologize that you had an undelightful dining experience with us at Cafe Sierra. I am so sorry to hear that our food didn't meet your expectation. I will pass...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Seafood and Prime Rib Buffet!! An unforgettable meal, stuffed myself so much I couldn't even breathe right afterwards LOL. Cannot wait to go back to Cafe Sierra. Such an amazing environment and I had the best time eating there and I can't wait to come...More

Thank Kayla W
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Dear guest, we do appreciate the 5-star rating and the positive comments. I am so happy that you enjoyed our seafood, prime rib, dessert, and the service. Our entire team works hard to ensure all the guests enjoy their stay and go above and beyond...More

Reviewed 15 November 2017

Ate a couple of breakfasts and one dinner here. Breakfast can be full buffet or continental. Plenty of food either way. Dinner had plenty of options including prime rib and fresh sea food. All top quality.More

Thank mountainmanrick50
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2017

Dear guest, we do appreciate the positive comments. Your review is going to be so helpful to others and I hope that they enjoy the experience as much as you have. We are having fresh steamed lobster this weekend again and we would love for...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

We were lucky to have the opportunity to start our visit to Universal City with the seafood buffet served Friday, October 20th. The Restaurant Manager was gracious and attentive. The wait staff was attentive and professional. The entertainment helped make the meal a delight from...More

Thank Bob R
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience. I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed our Award-Wining seafood and prime rib dinner buffet. Our entire team works hard to ensure all the guests enjoy their stay and go above...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had dinner at the Cafe for my birthday. Yummy, creamy Lobster Mac n Cheese and a glass of red wine hit the spot after a travel day and walk around City Walk! Will be back for work soon! Hope they still have it on the...More

Thank Stephanie C
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for celebrating your birthday with us and sharing your dining experience at Cafe Sierra. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the wine and the food. Our entire team works hard to ensure all enjoy their stay...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Very must happy that we decided to celebrate our dad's 70th birthday here. All 35 of us came home with happy tummies :) Seafood: definitely the highlight of cafe sierra. Lobsters were serve two ways, boiled or baked. King crab legs were a bit salty...More

Thank Archie D
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for celebrating this special occasion with us and sharing your dining experience at Cafe Sierra. I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed everything, from the service to the meal. Our entire team works hard to ensure all enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Really great selection ,very well prepared food and an excellent chef doing both omelettes and waffles and pancakes .Was so good we ended up here each of the 3 mornings we were here .Also a shout out to the lovely little gut who used to...More

Thank Blondiemouse
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at Cafe Sierra and giving us a great review. I am glad to see you like our breakfast buffet, from the food variety to the service. We work hard to offer good food and...More

Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

cafe sierra is the most outstanding buffet dinner we ever had,”seafood and prime rib buffet” lots of seafood selection,dessert,different kinds of meat,over all experience is spectacular.worth the price and staff is very attentive.More

Thank aisha e
HiltonUniversal, Food and Beverage Marketing Coordinator at Cafe Sierra, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear guest, Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience at Cafe Sierra and giving us a positive review. We work hard to offer good food and friendly, efficient service, and I'm so glad your visit was enjoyable. I will pass your feedback to...More

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Elena S
27 August 2017|
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Response from Maria Theresa C | Reviewed this property |
Around $50.00 plus Tax.
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gkelly802017
10 August 2017|
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Response from Maria Theresa C | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. Normally, we go there for brunch. They have few seafood variety as well and prime rib.
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ochotrojan2520
24 May 2017|
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Response from HiltonUniversal | Property representative |
Hello, I apologize for the delay. Our regular prime rib dinner buffet is Monday-Thursday. Adult $42 Children (5-10) $20 Our seafood and prime rib buffet is Friday-Sunday. Adult $58 Children (5-10) $28 We are having lobster... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 22:00
Saturday
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 555 Universal Hollywood Dr, Los Angeles, CA 91608-1001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-509-2030
  • This restaurant is at Universal Studios Hollywood
Description
Famous for its unique Seafood, Lobster and Prime Rib Buffet in L.A. Cafe Sierra is located high atop the Hollywood Hills inside the gleaming tower of Hilton Universal City.
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