Vodovan shrimp.

Vodovan shrimp. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)

Vinoteque on Melrose * 1/2

LOCATION

7469 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles; (310) 860-6060; www.vinotequeLA.com.

PRICE

Charcuterie, $15 to $26; salads, $9 to $12; bites, $7 to $14; pasta, $17 to $19; fish and meat, $13 to $23; sweets, $8 to $10. Corkage fee, $10 each for the first two bottles; after that, $25. But if you purchase a bottle of wine, the corkage fee is waived.

DETAILS

Open 6 p.m. to midnight Tuesday to Thursday, 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Friday and Saturday, and 6 to 11 p.m. Sunday. Wine and beer. Valet parking, $5.50.

Rating is based on food, service and ambience, with price taken into account in relation to quality. ****: Outstanding on every level. ***: Excellent. **: Very good. *: Good. No star: Poor to satisfactory.