Quality Inn Burbank Airport
2255 N. Buena Vista St.
Burbank, CA 91504-3309
Phone: (818) 848-1680
Fax: (818) 848-4024
Bars & Cafes
Whiskey Bend is the place to go for a drink and entertainment. The bar has Karaoke, live music, video games, television, pool and darts. There is a raised stage used for Karaoke or local live bands and the drinks are decently priced. The atmosphere has a local bar feel, but everyone is welcome.
This is one place in Burbank where you can walk in anytime to gulp down a few bottles of Heineken or Budweiser and mingle with the locals. If that's not what you are looking for, then the pub has a lot more in store for you. Here, you can catch live sports action on one of the 14-television screens, shoot some pool at the pool table with your friends or satisfy your taste buds with some tantalizing burgers or sandwiches. Happy hours are on weekdays between 4p to 7p, so you walk in here during these hours and get great discounts on drinks and food specials. On weekend nights, live bands take center stage at The Park, and give out some scintillating music, much to the delight of the crowd. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
Alfredo's is a popular neighborhood favorite, that serves up appetizing basics along with tasty margaritas in a Mexican fiesta atmosphere. The interiors are dominated by pastel colors and Mexican crafts, which appeal to both the family crowd as well as those venturing in for some of the great Happy Hour specials offered here nightly. Favorites include the enchiladas, chimichangas and burritos, along with a children's menu that is sure to please the smallest members of any group. The staff is friendly and adds to the festivities. A full bar offers premium drinks to complement the appetizing food.
Locals trek to Coral Cafe day and night for the wide selection of inexpensive food. Open 24 hours, it is the perfect stop after a night at the bars or clubs. The simple layout and sparse decorations may not add to the ambiance, but it creates a mom-and-pop feel. Make sure to order the tortilla soup, topped with a mound of cheese it may not be the healthiest item on the menu, but it is the best.
Born and brewed in Southern California since 1963, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® is the oldest and largest privately-held specialty coffee and tea retailer in the United States. The company has grown to be an international icon and currently has more than 800 stores in 22 countries.
Barneys Beanery has its roots as a hip and progressive bar. It was opened in 1920, and, within years, became favorite spots for celebrities such as Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix. Quentin Tarantino also enjoyed Barneys, and the owners are often proud to point out his favorite booth, where he wrote the majority of his famous movie, [i]Pulp Fiction[/i]. Special events are on going at this bar, so be sure to check out the website for events that may be featuring the next innovative artist.
If you want to watch that big game in total silence (and without fans of the opposing team around), you'd better find somewhere else. This place is a loud, fun, sports-loving guys' place to drink and yell. The three rooms are decorated with team pennants and beer ads. Besides the ubiquitous big screen TV, there's pool, darts and video games. Sundays during football season are predictably hopping. Go team!
For fresh and delicious Japanese food head to Kabuki Japanese Restaurant. The restaurant serves sushi and fish, but if you don't like seafood there is also noodles, meat and vegetables. There is also a wide selection of sake, wine, beer and cocktails. The restaurant has a sleek interior, try to get a seat by one of the large windows so you can watch the busy San Fernando.
Flavor of India invites you to its warm and cultural ambiance in a royal setting. The menu depicts tastes of different regions of the country, from Northern dishes like Butter Chicken to Southern signatures like Madrasi Duck Curry. Try the flavorful appetizers like Samosa, Bhel Puri, Aloo Tikki, Sev Puri and specialties like Masala Dosa and more. Check the website for cooking classes to be conducted by the Chefs at Flavor of India. They have the facilities for take out and delivery. Call ahead for more.
Boba Loca is a small cafe that offers a lot of different Boba drinks. Boba is a specialty drink where you have tapioca balls at the bottom of the cup. You chew the balls while you sip and it allows you to have a different texture and taste than a normal drink. Whether you want to be adventuresome or you just love the drink, this is the cafe for you.
Burbank Bar & Grill is a great spot to go with friends, for a date or even by yourself. Regardless of your mood, this bar and restaurant will make you feel at home and put a smile on your face. There's not much room on the dance floor on the weekend, but during the week it's rather mellow. There are several televisions so you can watch your favorite sports game. There is live nightly music which is never too loud. There's also an outdoor patio that's lit by a fireplace which is very romantic.
BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse is a large restaurant with a friendly atmosphere. There are plenty of big screen televisions showing the big sports game that you can watch with one of BJ's house beers. The restaurant has a wide selection of drinks and food, including deep dish pizzas, sandwiches, soups and Asian dishes. No trip to BJ's is complete without having the famous pizookie. You choose a cookie and when it comes out hot from the oven vanilla ice cream is placed on top.