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Jumpin' Java Kitchen

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Universal City Area
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11919 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2607
+1 818-980-4249
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Half through our breakfast crawling was a roach. My husband had to kill it with a sugar pack . I quietly brought it to the attention to our waiter , he did not make a big deal which really worried me. Instead he left bill for us to pay unfinished food. This will be last time we ever come here.... More 

1 Thank Selena P
Sarasota, Florida
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195 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We enjoyed both breakfast and lunch on two separate occasions and will be back often. The menu selections are usual and unusual, fresh and creative. The menu is large and the daily specials are just that. For breakfast there was a special w caviar and a breakfast salad w eggs and Canadian bacon. You can count on this place over... More 

Thank 6sandy6
Los Angeles, California
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433 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

My husband and I were walking up and down the blvd and found Jumpin Java. The place was busy on the outside and looked very cute. We walked in and were greeted right away. We were welcomed to the bar for a quick espresso shot and coffee. We didn't have time to stay and eat but we will definitely be... More 

Thank Misty K
Los Angeles, California
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706 reviews
498 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 358 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

I ordered the turkey burger because the menu description sounded so yummy! The bread was very soggy. The onions weren't cooked all the way and the lettuce was rotting. The actual turkey burger was very juicy and tasty. You have your choice of home fries, salad, or french fries. The salad I chose looked better than the lettuce on the... More 

Thank melobeam
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2014

Our first morning waking up in Los Angeles, California and we needed to decide on a place for breakfast. We had only two requirements: that it be close to our hotel and it had coffee. We are not picky. We are not adventuresome breakfast eaters - rarely straying from eggs and pancakes. But still we didn't want to eat in... More 

1 Thank Pam G
Wausau, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2014 via mobile

Found this place really close to our hotel near Universal Studios with the help of Trip Advisor. Great atmosphere. Relaxing, outdoor dining. We enjoyed smores pancakes, an eggs benedict waffle, Louisiana hash, an apple pie waffle, and banana nutella crepes. Everything was perfectly prepared and our waiter was wonderful!

Thank Wendy L
Los Angeles
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2014

Meet my girl friends here for bkfast, the menu is very large and filled with various choices etc.. the coffee is good and the service is also very good. The prices are decent and most importantly it has the warm feeling of catching up with friends over bkfast, we usually are here every weekend for a great bkfast

Thank Lela#1
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

Great place for breakfast. Get there early. It packs them in. Small place. I had pancakes and eggs etc and they were good. They have a place to sit outside too. Small but nice.

Thank GlennC007
Madison, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2012

We ate here in March 2012 after getting a recommendation from staff at the hotel where we stayed in Universal City. This is a great local cafe that had steady business on a Thursday morning after 8:00am. The food was fresh, the coffee was outstanding, and we were very glad we tried out this place. We all ate a range... More 

Thank RazorTraveler
Marina del Rey, California
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20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2012

Breakfast is always a treat. Wonderful turkey sandwich. You can't go wrong here when in Studio City. Even spotted a few celebrities over the years. Enjoy!

Thank Jackie310

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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Restaurant features
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11919 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-980-4249

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