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8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
+1 323-655-6333
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
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Sun 18:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:30
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Austin, Texas
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127 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2014

I went to Ago by myself and the staff treated me like a super star. Impeccable service. Restaurant is a little pricey but the filet mignon is over the top good and once again.... the service was out of this world.

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Thank betty b
Los Angeles, California
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38 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

The food was amazing especially the truffle pizza and mushroom risotto. Service was impeccable, never having to ask for water to be refilled. Definitely worth a trip.

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Thank Nittany84
Simi Valley, California
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32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

went their for the first time and the soup and lasagna were pretty good. Was a nice environment and they gave great service.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

I am eternally disappointed by Italian restaurants that serve pasta and sauce. This is what I've been wishing for! Spectacular flavor in sauces, meats, excellent cheeses and truffle-infused dishes. A blessing for a militant foodie like me. I'm sorry to be leaving LA!

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Thank Barrrrr
Los angeles
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612 reviews
332 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2014

The title says it all..... It's a real, high end, Italian restaurant, with all the real Italian food, appetizers, handmade pasta, the real extra thin veal Milanese, fresh seafood, great desserts. High end food, service and prices. You might spot celebrities having dinner there. Go for it!

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Beverly Hills, California
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Great Atmosphere and fantastic service. Reservations are honored on time. Valet parking. The fish is the signature dish.

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Thank Ronald S
California
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014

Starters: Veal ravioli and peach martinis are excellent. Grilled octopus and the mussels were also great. We had a party of four and we all enjoyed our cocktails, appetizers and entrees. Dessert: does not seem to be their strong suit. With the suggestion of the server, we order the white chocolate tort and tri-berries cheesecake and for good measure threw... More 

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Los Angeles
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

This is a restaurant that I've always wanted to try. I was a little disappointed in the "standard" Italian menu - nothing interesting or that I couldn't get somewhere else for a fraction of the price. The food was fine, but nothing special. The scene is what you are really paying for. If you want to see celebrities, so here.... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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141 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2014

We came here on a Sunday evening with 9 people and were seated on the patio. It was a great choice for dinner. It is pricier but in my opinion but not outrageous. Many restaurants in LA are spendy so we had no issue with the pricing. The food was delicious and the service was excellent. I had the pasta... More 

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long island, Ny
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127 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2014

came here for lunch and only had the Burrata which was the best ever (seriously I tried it everywhere on our vacation). my husband had the pizza and he scarfed it down so I'm sure it was amazing. I liked the patio and wish we could have come back for dinner. next time in LA dinner at Ago!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:30
Saturday
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8478 Melrose Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5313
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-655-6333

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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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