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The Griddle Cafe

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7916 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-3304
(323) 874-0377
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8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Boston
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

-HUGE stacks of pancakes. Dishes are massive. Don't go it alone. -Waste of money if you don't share -OK service but not great -Food all tasted good otherwise (breakfast is breakfast) -Great, amazing coffee (French press) -Tourists and locals alike eat here

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Thank AJacksonBoston
Singapore
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Awesome place for pancakes and the French toast etc but it is huge - so suggest sharing if you in group . My friend and I could not finish our breakfast but having said that - we did not eat anything the whole day - we that full 😚

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Phoenix, Arizona
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Oreo cookies pancake looked amazing. The eatery is next to the academy awards office and many famous stars have eaten and frequent the eatery. The food is so good we ate next two policemen enjoying thier custom topped pancakes. I enjoyed the bacon, egg and has brown plate. Coffee is hot and fresh. Can't wait to go again. Parking can... More 

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Thank azcheesefan
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

These were the best pancakes I ever had in my entire life. They are huge and delicious. They were cheap as well. I would suggest sharing an order of pancakes because you won't finish it unless your stomach has no end

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Good food here with some interesting selections on the menu. But you have to be here early otherwise not worth a 20 minute wait. Breakfast never is.

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Hartsdale, New York
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW credit card Amex Card Member Review

Been here 3x and it's always packed, with a line outside. You can ask for perks on Twitter to help with access. Food is delicious and plenty of it. Prices, for the amount you get, are well worth it. Have had omelettes and pancakes - the size of tires. My favorite is still the Teachers Pet. Yum!!! A must while... More 

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Thank gaerielsky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great great food! They were busy as can be. Line can be long so be prepared but it moves fast. They guy who controls the line is fantastic. Once inside service was great even though being so busy

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Thank Tonyj3000
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I've been going to The Griddle for years. Always good, always busy. My favorite meal is the Cobb omelette. My suggestion is to go early, unless you want to be seen or talk to people in line. If I can't get there early, I don't go.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The guy who seats you have a photogenic memory, He writes nothing down but remembers your name and party size, I wish my brain functioned that way. The pancakes and waffles are excellent. The pancakes are huge. My only issue is most buy a stack of three and can only eat just one pancake. Anyway, the food is great and... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We flew into LAX on a Saturday morning from Sydney and our friends from LA took us straight the the Griddle Cafe for breakfast. They boasted that the Griddle was the best place in LA for breakfast and after our visit - we can understand how. Being from Australia, we were not expecting such large portion sizes but as we... More 

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Restaurant Details

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
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7916 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046-3304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: (323) 874-0377

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