State Social House

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$30 and under
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Gastro Pub
We offer savory American Pub Bites with flavors from the farms of California to the Far East and Europe. At each of our four bars, we offer 20 beers on tap, an elegant selection of boutique wines and a unique seasonal cocktails menu. We offer The Tortugo Lounge next door where you can sit back and enjoy a fine cigar. We have TVs throughout the first floor and The Tortugo Lounge here you can watch all major sporting events. And for those who enjoy live music and a more intimate setting, we offer The Attic upstairs.
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4.4
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4.7
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4.4
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4.5
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OT
London
3 reviews
Dined on 27 December 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Very tasty food, almost like an Engliah pub :-) *

DN
Chicago
8 reviews
Dined on 15 December 2019
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Came in from Chicago and needed a place to watch the Bears game. Great service. Manager Chad was a great guy. Will come back next time in Chicago.

DL
San Francisco
30 reviews
Dined on 3 December 2019
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience3

Service was slow. Grilled Ham and Cheese and tator tots were good.

JM
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on 23 August 2019
Overall5Food5Service3Ambience5

very casual ,good vibes and ambiance,music was great and servers as well. The only thing I ‘d like to point put is the long wait for the order albeit our server apologized for delay.

OT
Miami
1 review
Dined on 27 June 2019
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Great experience overlooking sunset!

p
San Francisco
8 reviews
Dined on 17 June 2019
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Great burger and brew!

SM
Phoenix
10 reviews
Dined on 12 June 2019
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

We were not expected such great choices and food at a brew pub-like restaurant. We had calamari and brussel sprouts for our appetizers- the brussel sprouts had cranberries, feta, balsamic vinegar and carmelized onions- yum! The calamari was tender with aioli. But the pasta pomodoro was probably the best I've ever had-Wow!

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 9 February 2019
Overall1Food1Service2Ambience3

The main issue was that the pizza I got was gross and expensive. The fries were good.

AI
San Francisco
29 reviews
Dined on 6 January 2019
Overall1Food1Service3Ambience2

Hostess didn’t look up when we first arrived. She proceeded to count a stack of money and when she was done she looked up. By that time a second hostess had arrived and greeted us. We turned our attention to her and she was accommodating. Later during the meal, that same rude hostess was eating a plate of sliders at the stand and playing on her cell phone.

The eggs Benedict was simply two hard boiled eggs placed on the croissant with two tiny slices of avocado flanking the egg. At least mash up the avocado? The potatoes were cold on the dish.

The Sunday football games were on with volume too loud.

Smelled of stale cigarettes.

Probably the only restaurant that still puts straws in ice water. And probably the only restaurant in LA that uses straws at all.

Waitress was sweet and did a great job.

Menu on open table doesn’t match the actual menu. Some items were the same, and even those had significant price differences (three more dollars for the eggs Benedict on the actual
Menu vs open table menu)

Don’t go here. Probably worst brunch in LA.

Overall don’t recommend this place.

RB
1 review
Dined on 25 November 2018
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

The waitresses were very UNFRIENDLY! I never go back and will not recomnend!

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 13 October 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great place to spend catching up with friends.

OD
Orange County
24 reviews
Dined on 2 September 2018
Overall5Food3Service5Ambience5

Total whim. Found this restaurant on Google. The outdoor seating was fun. My wife and I shared the Bacon and Egg Cheeseburger. As good as it sounds, delicious. We also ordered the brussel sprouts. I wouldn't recommend the brussel sprouts. They were over charred and over cooked so they were mushy :( . Otherwise, the location is great, the service was great and the atmosphere was great.

TS
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 17 August 2018
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience3

More of a bar then a sit down restaurant. Not what I was looking for. The food was fine.

DJ
Los Angeles
65 reviews
Dined on 12 August 2018
Overall3Food3Service3Ambience3

Came for brunch which ends at 3p. Has unlimited mimosas, food was ok, and service was cool. Great location for people watching on Sunset Blvd. and has TVs for sport lovers.

MW
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 30 June 2018
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience4

fun place to gather. Brunch menu is varied and outstanding portions and quality. Server Whitney was "on her game". Appreciate SSH and will return.

OT
Portland
12 reviews
Dined on 6 June 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great place. Lots of TVs for sports, fast service, good cigar lounge separate from other areas. Food was very good, good mix of people. Enjoyed watching the Finals here.

MR
1 review
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

After sitting for 15 minutes in a place that was dead with no service to our table, we left. Also, a plate of chicken with no sides was $21, and to add potatoes made it around $30. Not paying $30 for a place who offers no reasonable service. And there was no toilet paper in the bathroom.

OT
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on 12 May 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Best childhood friend visiting in from NYC! Great service and people!

SC
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 6 May 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This was a great place to have my birthday! There was a lot of space to mingle, the drinks were tasty, and the bartenders were great.
Service was fast and friendly, and they willingly did separate checks for our very large group of people. It was a lot of fun!

AA
1 review
Dined on 4 May 2018
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

We saw4 terrific bands when there. Sadly, only 2 gave the audience their name: 'Patient' and Brandijo Kistler who was fantastic as was her entire band. The other 2 groups were also very good...and the best part was each was totally different than the preceding one, so the entertainment level was worth staying for. Thank you for the ample parking. That was a plus after a drive from Orange County.

AM
Chicago
27 reviews
Dined on 21 April 2018
Overall4Food3Service3Ambience3

No complaints but nothing that really stood out. We stopped in for a cocktail and ordered the BBQ chicken strips and buffalo tater tots to share. Tots tasted good but got soggy under too much topping. Chicken strips were good. Service was fine. Overall just “good” - would stop back and try other things.

KD
Los Angeles
22 reviews
Dined on 11 April 2018
Overall4Food3Service5Ambience4

Went here on a Wed. night with a good friend. Left note in reservation requesting a table where we could talk. We sat in the front part, quieter, and the drink menu is extensive and very good. The food was just OK I got half chicken that was a bit dry, and my friend got the Sashimi Pizza. He said it was ok, but he would not order again if we returned. The service was excellent and I will return.

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 7 April 2018
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Brunch is the best!

JG
1 review
Dined on 17 February 2018
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great for parties. Threw the wife a lil 33 bday was a blast

MK
Los Angeles
11 reviews
Dined on 16 December 2017
Overall2Food1Service1Ambience2

Service was horrible from the moment we walked in. Greeted by a rude hostess who seemed inconvenienced that our party didn’t know if our reservation was upstairs or downstairs. The waitress then proceeded to bring the wrong drinks. When asked to correct, we got the impression that we were being high maintenance. The table ordered onion rings to share and they tasted like they were deep fried in old grease. I had chili and it tasted like the burnt bottom of the bowl was scraped. We knew it was going to be bar food (and expectations were low) but surprised at how extremely poor both food and service actually was.

MB
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on 10 December 2017
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Vanessa is the best!

OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 11 November 2017
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

Our waitress was very friendly and nice. She made great recommendations and food was good for bar food. State is a great place for a chill night out.

S
Central Texas
4 reviews
Dined on 2 September 2017
Overall2Food3Service3Ambience1

We had a third hand recommendation for this place. It was within walking distance from our hotel, so we decided to try it. The area had been experiencing a heat wave, and the day had been very hot. We walked into a very hot, noisy restaurant. It was if the AC wasn't even turned on. The dining area has very large chairs that limit space from one table to the next, so the seating is quite tight. I realize it is a bar, and there would be drinking and noise, but it was exceptionally loud with a dude, maybe connected with Social State, standing over a table toasting and dropping f-bombs in the dining area. I was ready to leave, but my group told me it was ok, and they were ok with staying, mainly because we were tired, hot, and ready to eat and return to the hotel. Everything ordered was tasty enough, overpriced from what we're used to. Our waitress and servers were friendly and courteous. Would have been cooler if we'd been served outside, however, that isn't available at this place. Kept thinking if they opened the windows, perhaps it wouldn't have been so HOT. We left very hot and tired, but at least we weren't hungry. If you're ok with loud, unairconditioned bars with a very loud dude strutting around swearing and knocking back shots...this is the place for you.

PE
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on 26 July 2017
Overall1Food1Service1Ambience1

We had a reservation for dinner at 11:15pm, walked 3/4 mile from sunset marquee and they said they stop serving at 10. Ugh

DH
Savannah
235 reviews
Dined on 3 July 2017
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Good for people watching outside. My wife and I shared a mushroom spinach quesadilla along with a couple of brews. Our waitress was excellent. Prompt service. It was a bit quiet for a Monday afternoon of a long holiday weekend.

QQ
Los Angeles
27 reviews
Dined on 9 June 2017
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience5

Naked Fries = 💯

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 17 May 2017
Overall4Food3Service4Ambience4

some may remember this venue as the Red Rock. Same place different name. We came for the live band kareoke upstairs on Wednesdays and it was really fun. The band was good and very helpful to the newbie singers. Live band kareoke is a lot harder than regular karaoke, and it kinda helps if you've played with a band before, which I have, but not everyone has. The food was in small portions and overpriced, but tasted decent. The expected thing anywhere in West Hollywood. The drinks were average price for the area, but not crazy expensive. The bar tender was a little heavy handed which helped. She also played drums on one of the songs, which was a bonus. Overall, it definitely had an authentic sunset strip vibe, and didn't feel like a tourist trap.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on 7 May 2017
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food. Amazing service. My go to brunch spot.

b
New York Area
28 reviews
Dined on 1 April 2017
Overall2Food2Service4Ambience3

great service, decent bottomless mimosas. but the food was SUPER over priced for what you got. I added a side salad to my chicken sandwich for $6, and it was literally just a handful of just assorted lettuce. $6 is insane.

OT
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 25 March 2017
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Food was delicious, wait staff was attentive. Live band, up stairs, put on a great performance. Overall, great time. Would definitely go back.

AC
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on 25 March 2017
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Best, friendliest service we have gotten in a long time. All food was great and well cooked, great place to chill.

OT
Los Angeles
3 reviews
Dined on 14 February 2017
Overall5Food4Service4Ambience4

Great place, awesome service

EA
Los Angeles
5 reviews
Dined on 29 January 2017
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Super lively. Played hip hop music. Good for groups.

T
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined on 22 January 2017
Overall2Food3Service3Ambience3

after making a reservation four days in advance, i was pleased when the restaurant called me to confirm my reservation and ask me a few questions about my dining preferences. we were a group of 4 people going for brunch and to watch the football game. the entire first floor was filling up with sports fans and the hostess took us upstairs and sat us near the men's bathroom and a cold breeze. i specifically requested to be near a TV, so they sat us at the worst possible table on a floor without any other customers. we asked to move and were told all the tables downstairs were reserved....I thought that was the point when I made a reservation and even confirmed when the restaurant called me. my group and I went for the bottomless bloody marys, so when we ordered them, the server told us the bloody mary bar was only downstairs, making our experience even more frustrating. needless to say, it was a very confusing and annoying experience, so i won't be going back.

CF
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined on 19 July 2016
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Best live music experience I've had in years. Lots of young and old talent, energy, smiles and laughter.