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The Griddle Cafe

7916 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-3304 (Hollywood)
(323) 874-0377
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Ranked #1 of 8,562 restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Diner
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Neighborhood: Hollywood
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Las Vegas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

We usually see someone famous when we eat here. This last time we didn't, though. The portions are huge and the food is delish! The wait time is also huge. Just glad they're opening one in Vegas!!

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Los Angeles, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 NEW

A great little hole in the wall restaurant for breakfast. We ordered the banana pancakes, bacon and eggs benedict and the pancakes are literally bigger than my face. Very tasty and service is quick and efficient.The restaurant is small and there's normally a line out but it's worth to try at least once.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Food piled on and overlapping off the plate does not equate to good food as so many people I have encountered seem to think. Also you are crowded into little tables and chairs entirely too close for my comfort. This place is overrated and attracts so many people because they think they'll see a celebrity--NOT!!! I've been one time and... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The food was great! I had the apple cobbler French toast! Portions are super huge so come on an empty stomach! You definitely get your money's worth!

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Swifton, AR
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

These pancakes are delicious and HUGE!! 3-4 people could easily make a meal from one order. Compared to the other food we ate in LA, it was also very reasonably priced. I would say it was our most memorable dining experience while in LA.

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Miramar Beach, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

So good! Didn't have to wait to be seated and we had a party of 8. Large portions, huge pancakes, great coffee. The Golden Ticket Pancakes were to die for! No syrup needed! Yum!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We ate breakfast here on a Sunday morning. We parked on the street right outside and got in just before the rush around 8. The pancakes were huge and amazing!!! I really wish we hadn't been staying in a hotel, and then I could have taken them home to finish!

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Granbury, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

By high recommendation my friends and I were told we HAD to go to the Griddle for breakfast. Great service/Wonderful meal! Portions are huge....! Bloody Mary's are Amazing....! Will definitely go back when in the area.

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dizzo1
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Wow , a must viset place to get breckfast , one of the best ever , incredible pancakes , great taste with awsome ingredients went the 3 times in 7 days , on sunset ,, YUM YUM

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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105 reviews 105 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Try their omelette, red velvet pancake, golden ticket pancake and sides like sausages bacon eggs. The taste are ok but their pancake are delicious. Expect waiting time between 15min to 1 hour before you get a table. All depend how many people. Always crowded all the time. Zagat rated cafe. On of LA icon. Will be one of the restaurant... More

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