Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood at Universal CityWalk

1000 Universal Studios Boulevard #99 Universal City, CA
Max Capacity: 600 people
Our two-story Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood at Universal CityWalk has been impressing visitors and locals alike since 1996. From outside, you’ll marvel at the Taj Mahal-influenced building and the giant guitar fountain that serves as a CityWalk landmark. As you enter, you’ll be immersed in a world of authentic music history with famous guitars, clothes worn by your favorite artists, and a revolving 1957 classic car perched over the center bar. Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood at Universal CityWalk is your source for a relaxed, fun, music-inspired event. Whether you need to feed and entertain a group of traveling kids, or want to throw an epic, grown-up birthday bash, our experienced event-planning staff is here to make sure your party is a smashing success. Our Hard Rock Cafe can accommodate nearly 500 guests for a seated event or up to 600 guests for a reception-style function. The main floor seats 250 guests and our second floor Mezzanine level can seat 170 and features a fully stocked bar and kitchen, making it the perfect space for any semi-private event. We also offer two outdoor patios for private events.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Cuisine: We offer a special experience for foodies and music lovers alike. Our house-made entrees are made with locally inspired flavors that are sure to tempt any palate, stop by for our fantastic American cuisine.
  • Facility Location Setting: Whether you are looking for a place to relax after exploring Universal Studios, a reception space following a conference, or for a private party. We are conveniently located in Universal CityWalk.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 600
  • Nearest Airport: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Parking: Parking Garage Off-site
Santa Monica, CA  
Capacity: 1000
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Capacity: 1000
$5,000-$10,000 per event
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Palm Springs, CA  
Capacity: 100
$2,200-$4,800 per event
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Whittier, CA  
Capacity: 600
$15-$78 per person
$1,200-$1,500 per event
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Capacity: 146
$750-$3,000 per event
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Capacity: 250
$1,500-$3,000 per event
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Capacity: 200
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Capacity: 200
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Newport Beach, CA  
Capacity: 146
$30 per person
$1,200-$8,000 per event
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