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Cici's Cafe

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South San Fernando Valley
As featured in Brunches in LA
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18912 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91356-3212
+1 818-881-6704
06:00 - 16:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 16:00
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Naperville, Illinois
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Easily one of the best pancakes I ever had. They have 5 pages of pancakes on the menu. Even veggie omelet was good. Staff is very cordial and they give you enough time to go through the huge menu

Thank CCG29
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The menu is so big, you'll have a hard time choosing. We had to come back another time just to try a couple more dishes. If you're looking to have breakfast in the area, this is your place.

Thank Dor Y
Los Angeles, California
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293 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

A friend recommended CiCi's a few months ago and we hesitated going because it was so far from our house. We were so wrong to wait. This place is amazing! It is in a small, non-descript strip mall on Ventura Blvd in Tarzana. If you blink, you might miss it. Weekends and holidays will require a wait for a table.... More 

Thank Bruinjeepman
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Pancakes are a new level of experience! 💙 the only bad side is the attention but food is completely worth it!

Thank Yeny R
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The ambience is pretty basic and it got pretty crowded but it was well worth it. My wife ordered the Cici Benedict and I ordered the Cici Omelet. Both were excellent. And, as noted in the title, the service was excellent. If I lived in the Valley as I did many years ago Cici's would definitely be a prime go-to... More 

Thank Jay F
Santa Clarita, California
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Sadly, I don't live close to this restaurant; however if I did I'd be three times my size. The pancakes here are the bomb. They have unique flavors and combinations, and they fill your very large plate with warm, fluffy goodness. The only thing I don't like is the wait to get in, and once inside the seating is pretty... More 

Thank Ckyjrqueen
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

First timer, wonderful lunch. Can't wait to go back for breakfast. So much food, they wete very sweet about our sharing.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

I have been to Cici's Cafe many times. Their menu is so so long that you could take hours to read through the entire thing. They have AMAZING INCREDIBLE Breakfast food. They do have great lunch food too, but I go for the breakfast food. The many many many combos of what they create with Pancakes, French Toast, Waffles, Crepes... More 

Thank annapolis4
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

From the Line outside and watching what the outdoor diners were eating everything looks amazing...... But looking was as as far as we got. Asked the greeter If they did gluten free and he almost laughed and said no, no gluten free here. Very disappointed to say the least.....

Thank Jodegirl77
Scottsdale, Arizona
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

I always give a restaurant at least a second try. This was my second try. Food was cold and staff was indifferent I will not be back for a third time.

Thank Mark S

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
American, Cafe
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
06:00 - 16:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18912 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91356-3212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-881-6704

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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?