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7916 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-3304 (Hollywood)
(323) 874-0377
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Ranked #1 of 8,698 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Diner
Neighborhood:
Hollywood
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Quebec, Canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Don't go on a weekend, line ups out the door. This place serves large portioned typical dinner food. Not worthy of the hype.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

If you want to have a wonderful breakfast and enjoy a great cup of coffee and meet some great people, this is it. Me and a few good friends went here for the first time and will definitely return. Great job guys!!

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Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Go on a weekday morning when there is no line. We went on a Monday morning and walked right in. The restaurant was full but we still managed to score a booth (and the hottest waiter working in the cafe that day) A great diner, great service, good food, very clever menu. I had obvious choice of the red velvet... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Everything is great, try the French toast. Service could be faster. Go earlier to avoid the long wait. I've not personally tried the waffles but others in my group say they are heavenly.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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95 reviews 95 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

we visited the Griddle located within the SLS hotel, and my only conclusion is that the food is worth the wait. A wait becuase the SLS is badly outfitted with only two suitable breakfast places, of which The Griddle is one, So once a convention was in town the line outside the door was ridiculous - we must have waited... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

If you are in LA you MUST go to the Griddle Café for the best breakfast. The pancakes here are outrageous. One person cannot possibly eat the three pancakes - they are so oversized! I read the reviews and was ready - we only ordered one order for the three of us and it was still too much! We all... More 

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New York City, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

If you are in LA, do not miss breakfast/brunch at the griddle cafe. Triple stacks of the hugest pancakes of every type are just the beginning of what this tightly packed eatery has to offer. The omelettes and the French Toast are equally sizable and tasty. The Coffee is French Press and is worth the three minute wait and $5... More 

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Laveen, Arizona
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73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I have never had pancakes as amazing as these. Everytime, I am in LA, it is a must stop. One order of pancakes will feed a family of 4, NO JOKE!. And they are amazing. Something for everyone. The oreo pancakes are to die for, but very, very sweet. The oreo lovers dream.

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Singapore, Singapore
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Expect a 1-1.5 hours wait if you arrive after 10am but the wait is worth it. The pancakes are delicious and the portions are huge. Other breakfast items are well-done and the french pressed coffee is a must order. Overall, great food, good service. I will definitely be back!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Luckly we got to try The Griddle Cafe! It was the best breakfast experience of our stay in Los Angeles, were one portion is more then enough (for two people), but you definitely wanna share more from the menu and doggybag the leftovers. There is usually (and understandably enough) a line to get a table, so make sure to get... More 

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Additional Information about The Griddle Cafe

Address: 7916 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-3304
Phone Number: (323) 874-0377
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Diner

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