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Panini Cafe

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Beverly Hills
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9601 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4401
310-247-8300
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8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night

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  • 40
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  • 32
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  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
What a Great Surprise

We eat Mediterranean all the time. My wife had eaten here a few times, and made me drive miles out of my way to come here. I was blown away by the prices and the huge plates of food that they serve. We only had some wine and the combination appetizer plate with three kinds of Hummus. I never... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Bob G
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Valencia
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Valencia
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77 reviews 77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

We eat Mediterranean all the time. My wife had eaten here a few times, and made me drive miles out of my way to come here. I was blown away by the prices and the huge plates of food that they serve. We only had some wine and the combination appetizer plate with three kinds of Hummus. I never need... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Great, delicious food and such reasonable price. The service is good too but this is a very casual place.

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los angeles, ca
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44 reviews 44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Love the ambiance and mostly food that is generous in size ! Food was delicious and fresh and really a good value for the price !

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Ottawa, Canada
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This was the first time we had tried the Panini Cafe, on the recommendation of a "local" whom we were meeting for lunch. It turned out that she really knew her restaurants! While we were waiting for her over excellent coffees, we watched many platters of delicious looking and smelling orders make their way to the tables. We couldn't wait... More 

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Jerusalem
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58 reviews 58 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Ate at this restaurant with colleagues while on business in Los Angeles. Fast, efficient, friendly service. Excellent quality food with large portions. Moderate prices. Nice atmosphere. Highly recommend!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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122 reviews 122 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Very good service. Awsome food. We got breakfast they use organic eggs on their recipes. The quality of the food is great among its presentation and taste. Very good prices for the area. The restaurant is very clean. Sevings are substancial. I tried the mozzarela and black forest ham scramble was great..!!! I strongly suggest a visit. Worth it.

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Adelaide, Australia
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187 reviews 187 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

For Beverly Hills this place is the best. Simply great food at extremely good prices and lovely staff who go out of their way to offer good service. I recommended it and my mate also loved it and has also passed it on.

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Golden, Colorado
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We came here early afternoon on a Sunday. Seemed very busy but they were able to seat us right away. The service was very good and the staff was always on top of the empty dishes and drink refills etc. My husband and I both ordered the chicken kebab with rice - one with Caesar salad and one with avocado,mr... More 

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Slingerlands, New York
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284 helpful votes 284 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I was wandering around Beverly Hills, passing on one over priced, overly fancy restaurant after another. Saw this place on the corner, and Middle Eastern sounded good. Also very busy on a Thursday night.....good sign. Sat at the bar/counter. Great menu. Paninis of course, great selection of middle eastern, pasta, really anything you would want. Great for people watching as... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Found this by chance when visiting L.A. early November 2014 and found to be the best value of all restaurants we used in San Francisco, Vegas and L.A. Good menu, I had Moussaka and friend Chicken Kebob, boh good portions with lots of salad. Very reasonably priced food and wine, well worth a visit. Company also has other restaurants in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9601 Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210-4401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Beverly Hills>  > Beverly Hills
  • Neighborhood: Beverly Hills
  • Phone Number: 310-247-8300

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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