Menu had a good variety - food came quick. Busy place, good ambience. Would go back again! Make sure you have desert.
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I was in LA for business and met an LA-based colleague for dinner; at her recommendation, we went to Rustic Canyon. It was a real traffic fight to get there, but it was worth it! Staff was very nice throughout the meal; the pace was...More
Good service. Great range of wines. Excellent choice of small portion dishes so you can share and try lots of different things.
Over-Rated and pretty pretentious. Food was hit or miss, alas when it hit, it was amazing. (even if it didn't match the menu description- pumpkin seeds and fall spices are not the same as garlic, capers, and anchovies). More deception than inception. Be careful. Wait...More
We had reservations at 6:00, so thought everything would be nice and fast. But service was medium at best. Wine and food were overpriced. $15 for a small pour that would have been under 10 (for the bottle) at TJ. Two of our party ordered...More
We were on a girl's weekend and chose Rustic Canyon for dinner. The cheese plate and tomato with ricotta salad were lovely starters. One daughter ordered the duck which was wonderful. My sister and I ordered the flank steak which had an absolutely wonderful tasting...More
The food is deceptively simple: a bowl of almonds...with lavender, fries with a twist, delicious just-baked bread, the very fresh-tasting salads. My favorite was the stew: it has to be ordered ~40 minutes in advance, but is totally worth it: the meat was really sweet...More
We stick to the small plates and with 4 in our party we eat all over this curious, inventive and beautifully prepared menu! Most recent visit had us swooning over fish (amber jack) caught by the chef himself (wow). And every visit leads to meeting...More
We went back twice in a week long trip to Santa Monica. Both nights same - great wine list and cocktails, interesting menu, fresh food with real flavour and thought, good food to share. Great staff - attentive without being pushy or over the top,...More