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Joan's on Third

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Central L.A
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8350 W 3rd St, 8350 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048-4311
(323) 655-2285
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Singapore, Singapore
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by this bright and airy eatery for a casual and quick lunch. They offer a selection of hot and cold food at the counter. I had the Lasagne which was excellent. Sorry I can't recall the dishes others ordered but they were all well received. They have a selection of gourmet food and cheese on offer too. Recommended.

Thank Kwoksrus
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for breakfast and tried the chinese chicken salad and the short-rib sandwich. It was delicious! The place is very popular and it was packed.

Thank SabbyBella
Sarasota, FL
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84 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had heard a lot about this cafe, so i had high expectations to begin with. The food was not memorable. It was crowded and loud. Very average.

Thank DesertDiva31
Halle, Belgium
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

great lunch, a sandwich each is a little too much. don't forget to try the mozarella tomato salad...real good

Thank Laetitia1986
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Tarragon chicken salad was one of the best. Combination of mild taste of tarragon, celery and apple was so wonderful. Don't miss it anyway.

Thank nakisa s
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17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

I ordered an amazing omelette with goat cheese, sautéed onions and bacon. I havent seen a goat cheese omelette this cheap since Spain ($12). Service was excellent in a very inviting atmosphere. Weather was perfect to sit outside and chat to catch up with old friends.

Thank jdelgadofig
Melbourne, Australia
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Went based on reviews and whilst it was very good I wasnt blown away. Probably should have gone with waitress suggestion of a brekkie buritto but instead had the eggs benedict which was good. Mrs had the avo on toast which was spicy but good. Keen to go back and have a full meal, huge deli section with nice salads... More 

Thank AntM_WorldExplorer
Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

When fate had me up early one morning. I suffered with it. I agree with Snoopy I don't do mornings. Eight am is the crack of dawn as far as I am concerned. So when my friend who lives on a quiet side street near to 3rd said. I wondered if she had coffee ready to serve. "No let's walk... More 

Thank divagreta2016
Livermore, California, USA
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181 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I've been to Joan's quite a few times, but this time I was able to actually get to meet Joan. She's a sweetie and such a hard worker. Love their tarragon chicken salad, cous cous, etc., everything is very good. I've also been to the Joan's in Studio City, which is very good also, but there is something about the... More 

Thank Christina F
Los Angeles
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198 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

Haven't been here in years ~ They open at 8:00AM! I'm always on the lookout for great breakfast places that are open by 6:00AM, so JOAN'S is a 'late-day' treat! I don't believe I've ever had the EGGS BENEDICT here and now I know what I've been missing the past decade ~ ABSOLUTELY BEST EGGS BENEDICT on the planet! So... More 

Thank Sammy N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8350 W 3rd St, 8350 W 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90048-4311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighborhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: (323) 655-2285

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