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Jinky's Cafe

1447 2nd St, Fl 1, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3404
+1 310-917-3311
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“potatoes” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1447 2nd St, Fl 1, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3404
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

Obviously the most popular breakfast place in Santa Monica - especially Sunday morning - 30 min wait ! Great choices - traditional American fare and great pancakes

Thank WestSussexGooner
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

1st visit here. Friendly staff. Very extensive breakfast menu which is fun. I ordered the Huevos Con Pollo and it was a generous tasty portion. The home fries were below par at best. My wife ordered the Santa Fe Scramble and didn't like it. Waiter...More

Thank stanj98
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I ate breakfast here twice while is Santa Monica. It was close to our hotel and it was open early. I loved the food. I had eggs florentine one day and eggs with english muffin and cottage cheese the next. The food was very fresh...More

Thank LisaBlk
Reviewed 22 February 2016

The menu is way too big, but the food was delicious. I was there while it was slow and the service was poor; the server seemed irritated that we were there, didn't refill waters and took a long time to bring the check. The protein...More

Thank bailarina5678
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

I will make this simple; you want not bad food for cheap price ? This is a great place for you and probably this is why the place is very busy

1  Thank wesam-saka
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The menu was lengthy and full of choices, difficult to decide what to eat. BananaSplit pancakes, excellent!

Thank Juan C
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

Wow!!! Thank you for the 5 star review!! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Desk person at our hotel recommended Jinkys and it hit our sweet spot literally! We ate breakfast here 4 days in a row. It had a great vibe excellent food and locals support. Being in the biz I observed a very upbeat and service oriented...More

Thank Jon F
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2016

Thank you for the 5 star review!!! We look forward to serving you again! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 10 February 2016

This is a good place to start the day. The menu has a wide variety of breakfast food. Service is good. The food is tasty but not extraordinary and the portions are generous. Appreciated the gluten free option for the pancakes. The only negative is...More

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Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2016

Thank you for visiting our restaurant! We look forward to serving you again! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

This became our favourite breakfast spot. Big menu, great service cooked perfectly every time and very convenient from our hotel Ocean View.

Thank clare t
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2016

Thank you for the 5 star review!!! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I ordered the protein salad. The protein part was great but the lettuce was really wet, that was a bummer. My daughter had amazing chicken tenders and French fries. Waitress was OK, the other people helping were great!

Thank Heather F
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2016

Thank you for the nice review!!! Jinky's Cafe

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Do they offer a month parking pas at a discounted price for employees
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 15:00
Monday
07:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 15:00
Thursday
07:30 - 15:00
Friday
07:30 - 15:00
Saturday
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1447 2nd St, Fl 1, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-917-3311
  • E-mail
Description
Jinky's specializes in Breakfast with a full range of freshly made Pancakes, Crepes, Waffles and our specialty Flaky French Toasts. 20+ Flavors of Chili, Burgers,Sandwiches and large salads. A good Selection of Pizza and Pasta and Lunch offerings with South Western and International flavors. A very family friendly restaurant!
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