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17300 Pacific Coast Hwy. (Sunset Blvd.) Send to Phone
Sweeping views of the Pacific and its sunset, with pleasant casual seafood cuisine.  See the patio of Gladstone's, and get a on lesson how to wrap the food to go home, go to YouTube channel.
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Open Mon.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sat. 9 a.m.-10 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

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Dining room at Gladstone's, Pacific Palisades, CA

Gladstone's Restaurant Review

: The sweeping views of the Pacific and the beach are no longer the only reason to wait in line at Gladstone's to get a table right along the coastline with your family or friends from out-of-town. Since the sbe group (The Bazaar, Katsuya, Cleo) took over the kitchen, the food has changed drastically, and for the better. The décor received a makeover as well. Cement booths were replaced on the patio by modern white and dark brown versions. Opaque barriers gave way to transparent ones, for more unobstructed views of the beach from the wooden deck. The menu concept is still the same, but is executed with better fresh produce and more precision. Dining at Gladstone’s has become a pleasant, casual, culinary experience built around seafood. There are many items to choose from: the famous chowder, the seafood tower (perfectly cooked and tasty crab legs and shrimp, gorgeous oysters), crab cakes, and salads for appetizers. The catch of the day (and its preparation) varies; we enjoyed a whole red rock fish grilled over wood and served with handmade linguini, cherry tomatoes and sweet basil sauce. The simple dish was exactly what it needed to be with its scents of the wood, crispiness of the skin, and moistness of the fish. Other options are spice crusted ahi tuna and fish ‘n’ chips. If your appetite demands meat, have the New York strip steak. Even the hot fudge brownie sundae tastes better now. Gladstone’s also has a long list of specialty cocktails worth the drive, particularly enjoyable combined with the sunset.

User Ratings & Reviews for Gladstone's
Average rating    4.67
Reviews 1 - 3 of 31
Best oysters with the best view!
by solivene on Thu Feb 17, 2011 5:23 pm
This place is beautiful! The view of the coastline from the deck is a breathtaking experience in itself. My girlfriend and I order the clam chowder and share the seafood platter every time we come, and we are never disappointed. The oysters melt in your mouth! Gladstone's is always the perfect choice for when we want to enjoy a delicious, fresh seafood lunch on a warm sunny day. It's worth every penny!
Great location and view!
by vkroshin on Mon Feb 14, 2011 3:24 pm
Great location and view! AND yes the food is a little expensive, but its good and you obviously pay for the amazing atmosphere. I've been here a few times and never been disappointed. I get the clam chowder every time and its delicious! Especially with the crusty sourdough. The seafood is fresh. The crusted seared tuna is amazing! They also have a great bar to hang out at for football games. Highly recommend this place especially if you have guests you want to impress.
Like Seafood and Sun?
by CandiceCandy on Mon Jan 31, 2011 1:37 pm
I was feeling a little under the weather so my lovely husband took me to Gladstones. Chills and a slight fever we sat on the patio and the sun felt so nice! The view of the ocean was gorgeous and if it were a sickness that could kill me I would've gladly died on the Gladstones patio. It was such a nice day! I'm a fan of the staff. I did my best not to look sick, but they treated me as if they knew. I got the clam chowder along with some tea. If you like the sun and seafood, this is the place to be. Or even if you want a relaxing afternoon. Gladstones, I wish you were closer to me!
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