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Aroma Cafe

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Universal City Area
American, Café, Coffee Shop, Bakery
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4360 Tujunga Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91604
818-508-0677
Today
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Outdoor seating
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Sunday Brunch with friends

We arrived at Aroma around 11:30 and only had to wait a few minutes. A staff member came to line and asked if we wanted to be seated at a table. He was our waiter and was outstanding. Very helpful with the menu, answered all our questions and was very patient! We all had breakfast (big selection... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
228Marilyn1016
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Agoura, California
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Outdoor seating
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Agoura, California
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We arrived at Aroma around 11:30 and only had to wait a few minutes. A staff member came to line and asked if we wanted to be seated at a table. He was our waiter and was outstanding. Very helpful with the menu, answered all our questions and was very patient! We all had breakfast (big selection) and each meal... More 

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Los Angeles, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This place is so popular, you might have to wait in line to order your food, but it will be worth it. The charm of the spot, where you will find many from the industry dining, is one of my very favorites. You may have your food and beverage delivered to you in the garden area, in the library by... More 

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CORVALLIS, OREGON
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80 reviews 80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We went for breakfast and were not disappointed. The Salmon Stack (smoked salmon benedict over a potato pancake) was divine. Others had variations of benedicts as well and raved about their meals. Cute place with indoor and outdoor seating in an old house that has been converted. The service was good, food came out quickly and was terrific. Highly recommended!

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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219 reviews 219 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We probably had our best lunch in LA at Aroma Cafe. It's a great cafe in a lovely location. Plenty of outdoor and indoor seating. There was a bit of a queue but the line moves quickly and you won't be waiting long for your food. They have a big menu and the portion sizes are generous. Great value for... More 

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Silverado, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Aroma has hands down the best coffee! The cakes are amazing and the French fries are delicious! A fun place to relax and chat with a loved one or friend.

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Pasadena, California
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I love this place. I have gone back three times this month and keep looking for more reasons to dive 20 minutes over to Studio City. I love breakfast here. I have had the Eggs Benedict, French Toast and Huevos Rancheros and love them all. The garden area is just a lovely place to have a great Latte and wonderful... More 

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Princeton, Illinois
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63 reviews 63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We have breakfast every time I visit my daughter, now two daughters that live right down the street from Aroma. Fun relaxed atmosphere. You stand in line, some days the line is longer than other days, it all depends what day it is and what time of day! Give them your order, and go find a table either inside or... More 

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Healdsburg, CA
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174 reviews 174 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This restaurant needs a different sign. From the outside, it looks like a strip-mall cafe where you'd expect to get gluey pizza and tasteless lasagna. Get past that image and open the door. Inside are white tablecloths and an exceedingly professional operation. Our waiter told us what was special with enthusiasm (I expected him to drool). We ordered three different... More 

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Chicago, IL
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This restaurant has a small store-front but it is really pretty big. We went here on Sunday for a lunch and it was a great treat. You order your food and then look for a place to sit so the line will go out the door but it moves pretty quick. The Avocado dip was great and so were the... More 

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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We visited on our first day in California with our teenage daughters and a family friend who is a part time local and recommended the venue. The cafe was very crowded but we got a seat quite quickly. There is an excellent and vibrant atmosphere and we enjoyed sitting outside. We requested and were given table service as we agreed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4360 Tujunga Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighborhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: 818-508-0677

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Café, Coffee Shop, Bakery

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 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?