Father’s Office: Epic Burgers in Los Angeles

As a huge fan of a good burger I had heard about this place tons of times over the last couple years, but I never seemed to make it to Santa Monica and try it; finally I happened to go through right and diner time so I got to give it a try. I have to say, it’s as good as it’s cracked up to be!

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Details

  • Hours: Weekdays 5PM – 1AM, Weekends: Noon to Midnight
  • Lots of space at the Los Angeles one, not much space in Santa Monica
  • We were carded to get in

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This place is one of those order and go sit down places, but with service prices. That would be a problem if it wasn’t so good. We ordered the sweet potato fries, barley salad and the Office Burger with regular fries. It was a lot of food but I wanted to give it a thorough review.

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They also have an impressive beer menu with a ton of stuff I had never even heard of, which is always fun to try.

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The sweet potato fries came out first and had a garlic aioli that sounded like it would be weird but was awesome. The regular fries were equally stellar with just a hint of garlic.

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The burger itself was one of the best I have had in SoCal, the main standout reason being that they had these grilled onions that were both smoky and sweet. I really didn’t want it to end. The barley salad was good too, even though it looked small it was pretty filling.

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My only problem with Father’s Office is the price. It was not to bad for dinner but still a good 45 dollars for what we ordered. I think the food is worth it, but the prices will not allow you to go that often.

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Be prepared, it is not easy to find seating in the Santa Monica one so if you have a choice I would probably go to Los Angeles location so that you can have more chances to find a seat. It is right off the 10 freeway and is a great place to stop and avoid traffic or to just sit and enjoy a burger. Check it out and let me know if you agree or not in the comments

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