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The Foundry on Melrose

Map & Directions 7465 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90046
  • American, California, Contemporary
  • Sun 5:30pm-10pm, Mon-Wed 6pm-11pm, Thu-Sat 6pm-1am
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Catering, Coat Check, Fireplace, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Prix Fixe
  • Dinner, Late Night
  • Full bar
  • Reservations Accepted, Reservations Recommended
  • Valet Parking


LA Weekly's Description

Foundry, a Melrose supper club run by Patina alum Eric Greenspan, is as relaxed as a place with a $80 tasting menu can be, with a spacious patio, a dining room weirdly commingled with the open kitchen, and a bar area dominated by laid-back piano music. Waiters rush by with little cast-iron pots of pork belly with fried eggs and fitted rounds of toast; rare, crisp-skinned salmon with shaved beets and puréed beets; and braised short ribs with an exceptionally airy horseradish-potato purée. The eclectic wine list is long and reasonably priced, the cheese plate is formidable, and on Tuesday nights, there's fried chicken.

Member Reviews

  • on 06/14/10

    On Sundays they do 3 tasting menus. Choice of 2, 3, and 4 courses at $29, $39, and $49

  • pj98103 wrote a review for The Foundry on Melrose
    on 04/16/10

    Grilled Cheese Burgers

  • claire85 wrote a review for The Foundry on Melrose
    on 05/01/09

    Is my title not enough? Eric, the chef and owner, is the bomb - he's this dude you feel like you knew from back in the day where you grew up - but now suddenly he's this big deal chef who runs his own really fun restaurant. You can book a table in the patio out back or the main room - but it's also easy to just roll in and eat at the bar or in their lounge area (where they have... More >>

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  • LA Weekly on 01/31/11

    Come to sample The Foundry and others at this years Gold Standard on 3/6/11! http://bit.ly/iaPthT

  • AskMen on 11/26/10

    “Leftovers in the Lounge” will be served Thursday through Saturday for very friendly prices: $6 turkey sandwiches and $3 Wild Turkey cocktails.

  • Jen G. on 07/19/09

    try tater tots!

  • Andrew S. on 12/23/11

    Best grilled cheese in LA.

  • Rita Z. on 01/27/10

    The grilled cheese is award winning

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