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8474 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313 (La Cienega)
+1 323-655-6277
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 18:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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177 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is quite difficult to explain why Lucques is so special, so please bear with me. We have eaten in thousands of restaurants worldwide, but could not think of a single restaurant that reminded us of Lucques. First of all, we went on a Sunday evening, which is Sunday Supper evening, with athree course table d'hôte menu, and your only... More 

Thank Bigal57
Gstaad, Switzerland
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Honestly I've been here 3-4 times, each time I have something different from the menu, and love it. It's one of the only places in LA at which I will get to dessert having cleaned up both my starter and main dish, be full, but force myself (Happily) to have dessert because I feel like I'd be disrespecting the chef... More 

Thank Jakim08
Livingston, New Jersey
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate in the rear of the restaurant (billed as the deck, but really inside) and it was romantic and quiet. The service was maybe a little too quick but the food was delicious and fresh. I had a vegetarian tureen that was wonderful and my husband enjoyed his fish dish. The only drawback was finding the place at night.... More 

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Hoboken, NJ
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252 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Very professionally run, superb food all around, lovely intimate setting, specials that are fairly priced.

Thank Kenbob
Oslo, Norway
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

it was a busy saturday,and all tables where taken, a LOT of waiters and bus boys around,all the time. Food was excellent and plentful,service was very good,but it was too noisy to have a conversation

Thank Tomm F
Scottsdale, Arizona
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245 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Located in the Melrose area, the menu reflects great creativity on the part of the chef. The menu is not extensive but there is something for all tastes.

Thank thefriedlands
Charlotte, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Year after year Luques delivers. Mellow atmosphere, elegant service, and fresh food beautifully prepared and presented. The ricotta dumplings are a dream come true.

Thank pchman
Yorba Linda, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Service was very good and the food was excellent. Not a quiet place but the atmosphere is nice, and dimly lit place for any type occasion. Only criticism is that inside tables are very cramped. Waiters cannot fit between tables to converse, take orders or serve your food and drinks. It would be worthwhile to reserve a booth.

Thank Ron H
Hong Kong, China
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67 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The restaurant has a comfortable atmosphere. Booths are nice and separates the diners. The food however is avearge. Not bad but not up to the hype of having an award winning chef. Okay but there are probably lots of others with similar quality food.

Thank B J
Los Angeles, California
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137 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been to this restaurant at least 10 times. We love the food. Farm to table, California Mediterranean. No tricks, just good perfectly prepared food. Nice starter of their almonds and Lucques olives and their incredible bread. This past Sunday we went for Sunday supper which is a prix fix meal at $52.00. We sat in the patio area,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
French, American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8474 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
    (La Cienega)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-6277

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in West Hollywood

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West Hollywood
For years, West Hollywood has been known as a hub for the LGBT communities in Los Angeles. Today it still maintains the title, but has also become the “it” neighborhood for the entertainment industry’s up-and-comers. Producers, directors, writers and aspiring actors call this area home. Known for great boutique shopping, vintage clothing stores, home décor shops and fitness studios, West Hollywood is a grid of wide boulevards and narrow residential streets. The neighborhood also has a concentration of the most avant-garde restaurants in Los Angeles (rivaled only by the burgeoning restaurant scene Downtown). A trip to the iconic Sunset Strip, with its many clubs, music venues, hotels and flashing lights won’t be forgotten.
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