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Restaurant w/view-Glendale/Burbank area??

sehparks Aug 16, 2007 12:01 PM

I am trying to plan an event for 50 people and need a great venue with a view and decent food...sorry, but Castaway is out-the food there is terrible!

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    jackattack Aug 16, 2007 12:29 PM

    I think the Glendale Hilton has a rooftop steakhouse.

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      Diana Aug 16, 2007 12:33 PM

      If you can drive over the cahuenga pass, you could try West.

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        bodie Aug 16, 2007 04:24 PM

        West would give you a fine view of the Sepulveda Pass (and the 405), I am guessing the Cahuenga Pass might require a set of binoculars.

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          Diana Aug 16, 2007 06:40 PM


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        gordita Aug 16, 2007 06:21 PM

        Castaway's. Food is eh, but outside bar has great view...That's about it.

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          gordita Aug 16, 2007 06:22 PM

          sorry, just saw the Castaway disclaimer,duh!

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            Silverlaker Aug 18, 2007 05:52 PM

            Try Minx -- trendy, the food is good, pretty sure there's a view.

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              Diana Aug 18, 2007 06:14 PM

              Serous? Most of the reports on here, as well as the LA times review, say the service at Minx is not great and the food is horrendous.

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                barcelona Aug 18, 2007 06:45 PM

                Minx is Horrible!!! Go to Castaways!

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              ebethsdad Aug 19, 2007 08:17 AM

              What kind of event and how formal? What's your budget? If you want both good food and a view in that area I recommend finding a good caterer and reserving/renting a hilltop park. I don't know if the Starlight Bowl rents out for events, but there are other options. It's too bad about Castaways food. It's in such a great spot.

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