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Tom Bergins Tavern

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Central L.A
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840 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4421
+1 323-936-7151
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11:00 - 19:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 02:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 02:00
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Was looking for somewhere close by to eat, and this popped up on my search. I have stayed in the area many times and hadnt visited so gave it a go. Its a cute English/Irish style pub. Good selection of beers and plenty of other drinks on offer. Food was good pub fare with a reasonable variety. Everyone in a... More 

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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We were headed to the Peterson Automotive Museum and looked for a place for lunch. This pub popped up at the top of the search and was within easy walking distance. What a cute little find this is! The decor is hunting lodge/english pub. It wasn't very crowded but we arrived after 2:00PM. Our waitress was delightful, charming, and efficient.... More 

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Glendale, AZ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Met up with my grad school roommate and her husband for a Sunday afternoon lunch and a little imbibing. I had not darkened the threshold of Bergin's for 41 years when I then had an office at Wilshire & La Brea. Yes, we are both showing our age but maintain classic character (at least Bergin's does). Got there a little... More 

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Thank Robert S
San Juan Capistrano, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

We ate here while visiting The Petersen Museum. Easy walk from the museum and the burger was to die for. My husband got an excellent salad. Would eat here again.

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Thank pavese1
Urunga, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Lovely ambience and friendly atmosphere. Great menu with Tapas style menu items as well as dinner dishes. The "House of Irish Coffee".

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Tracy, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Strong drinks, happy crowds, yummy foods, responsive staff, cozy booths...and the Salmon Scotch Eggs made me so happy! I would have went there every night we were in town if my husband had let me...

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Thank MizMaxie
Katy, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

Staying just about one block from this restaurant we decided to try it. Our server, Michael, told us that the restaurant opened in 1938 and used to be a favorite hangout for Frank Sinatra, Cary Grant, etc back in the 40s. The place is very well decorated inside. Nice bar area and nice dining area. Good selection of beer. But... More 

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Easley, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Dress code is casual; reservations recommended but not required; The Irish Coffee is a must, it is perfect! I had the ribeye dinner which was that nights steak special. It came with smashed red potatoes and mixed veg. It was wonderful and really hit the spot. The host and my server were fantastic, friendly, and very willing to engage their... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

A great comfort food joint in LA. Try the deviled eggs for a starter and go with the corned beef and cabbage for a main. Loved it.

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Thank Oldschool57
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

The place is OK. Food... average. Beer not so bad but the Barkeepers where much more interested on their own drinks than taking care to the clients.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, British, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 19:00
Monday
17:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 02:00
Thursday
17:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 840 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-4421
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-936-7151

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