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Cafe 50's

11623 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2907
+1 310-479-1955
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“blt” (3 reviews)
“blintzes” (2 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
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LOCATION
11623 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2907
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Went in here after seeing the place driving by. We were definitely not disappointed that we decided to stop and eat. The food was absolutely brilliant as were the staff. The quality was very good and not too expensive. The place is really well decorated...More

Thank GHUK29
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This is a true diner. The memorabilia will transport you back to the 50's & 60's, as will the music. plenty of seating. We all had different burgers. They come with coleslaw (dad and I could have eaten more it was so good). Very creamy....More

Thank Reneetravels2
Reviewed 4 March 2018

My brother and sister-in-law took us there during our first visit in LA and everything was just perfect. The detail of the decor, the kindness of the staff, the comfort of the booths and, above all, the absolutely delicious food! We arrived on Saturday right...More

Thank GVC2012
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

A great place for breakfast. Went there two days in a row. The bilinzes were the best I had after my grandmas! Portions were huge, so you can share. The decoration and ambience were so much fun and the jute boxes at each table still...More

Thank heidi h
Reviewed 22 December 2017

in this tipical diner you will find all you want to eat, fresh and well served at very good price, just what we wanted. I would come again and again

Thank Carolina1961_11
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I was searching for a decent coffee shop for breakfast and remember seeing this eatery many times, but never visited, because from the outside, I thought it would be very small or cramped inside. After I walked into the eatery, I was pleasantly surprised to...More

Thank Ginger T
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Although Guadalajara, Mexico offers just about every type of food, we also have VIPS and IHOP, we do not have authentic American styled breakfasts with well done crispy bacon, crispy hashbrowns, steaming black coffee and sourdough toast, well we do, but it does not taste...More

Thank windsorcottage
Craig M, Owner at Cafe 50's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

We're so glad to hear that your meal at Cafe 50's hit the spot! We appreciate you taking the time to review us and we hope to have you back in to see us again soon!

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Don't try their turkey special. It does NOT taste like thanksgiving food. Really disappointed. I thought I had found a gem.More

Thank vero1918
Craig M, Owner at Cafe 50's, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide us your feedback on your recent visit to Cafe 50's. We strive to provide all of our guests with delicious menu offerings to appeal to even the pickiest of palettes, and we're so sorry to have missed...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice and child friendly diner. Children even get a helium balloon. Unfortunately their fryer broke down so they could not serve corn dogs or chicken strips. We enjoy d our burgers and our deserts were great!

Thank Eric v
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is a genuine Happy Days spot. There are posters and advertisements covering the walls. Yup even cigarette advertisements reminiscent of the 50's! there are tables and booths with Formica tops and vinyl seats. Waitress was great and she was hopping. She recommended the blintzes...More

Thank Byron R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11623 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025-2907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-479-1955
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Description
Your neighborhood diner. Classic '50s diner offering breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner!
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