Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.


212 S. Beverly Dr. (Charleville Blvd.) Send to Phone
310-859-3418 | Menu
"Take Home Chef" host Curtis Stone's seasonally inspired restaurant in Beverly Hills. Buy Curtis Stone's Good Food, Good Life: 130 Simple Recipes You'll Love to Make and Eat

Dinner Tues.-Sat.

* Click here for rating key

Maude, Beverly Hills, CA

Maude Restaurant Review

About chef Curtis Stone: After working at six restaurants in different parts of the world, hosting ten TV shows, appearing as a guest on many more TV and radio shows, and writing several cookbooks, chef Curtis Stone finally opened his own restaurant. Named after his paternal grandmother, who he discovered cooking with at the tender age of four, the Beverly Hills restaurant is small and seats only 24. (Later, he went on to dedicate his Hollywood steakhouse, Gwen, to his maternal grandmother.)

About the restaurant and food: Stone and his team want to take care of guests as they would at an intimate home affair --- quite appropriate for the Australian who is nicknamed after the TV show that made him famous in the U.S., "Take Home Chef." The format has changed from a monthly tasting menu focusing on one particular ingredient to quarterly-changing tasting menus inspired by various wine regions.
Discover LA's best new restaurants
New & Hip Restaurants in LA

Check out these new and trendy LA restaurants, from DTLA to Santa Monica and beyond.


GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.