Original Pantry Cafe

213-972-9279
877 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90017
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Best style breakfast Fabulous sourdough bread Love Rib Eye steak Delicious home cooked meal Creamy mashed potatoes Best country fried steak Good dishes Large menu boards Excellent browns Good sourdough toast

Customer Reviews (123 reviews)

Randy W

on Yahoo Jul 01, 2009
I used to love the Pantry and went often back in the 80s and 90s. I moved away 2001 and didn't get the chance to go back until 2008. I was shocked at how much Riordan had raised the prices. They had always been so fair and... (more)

siamak

on Citysearch Jan 28, 2009
After having heard so much about this place I went there today. Waited in line for 45 minutes. While waiting thought to myself "hey it must be good if there is a line." Boy was I wrong. First it was very difficult to read... (more)

Chris

on Yahoo Jan 26, 2009
Was very disappointed with the place, I have lived in LA for years and never had a chance to go, but finally went and was VERY!!! disappointed, the food was not that great and the service sucked. Was a one time exprience... (more)

success4gregt

on Yahoo Nov 03, 2008
Really great breakfast food!!! The food isnt spectacular but its simple and good. People line up to get into this place and It is also very popular because it never closes. Just a quick tip - cash only!... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 02, 2008
The food isnt spectacular but its simple and good. People line up to get into this place and It is also very popular because it never closes. Just a quick tip - cash only! (more)

Contributor

on Citysearch Sep 25, 2008
<b>In Short<br></b>The decor is straight out of a noir novel--bleak lighting, Formica tables, turn-of-the-century photos of downtown, and a high-security cashier's cage. Busy at every hour, ancient waiters... (more)

catandjim

on Citysearch Aug 29, 2008
this is not a restaurant where everything on the menu is good, however if you are looking for an authentic melt-in-your-mouth steak, this is the place. and the atmosphere is certainly of a style that may not appeal to... (more)

bluecattgirl

on Citysearch Jul 12, 2008
We wouldn't recommend this place to anybody. After years of hearing what a good place this is to eat, we finally got a chance to try it. What a disappointment! We both ordered breakfasts, and both were lacking a key... (more)

BOO

on Yahoo Jun 28, 2008
I've been going there since I was a little girl and though I've only eaten their breakfast, It was more than amazing every time. You get great, reasonably priced food and a very diverse crowd to entertain. Love it!... (more)

VicoG2

on Citysearch May 23, 2008
I waited 45 minutes to get in to a busy restaraunt. The inside was gross, and the worst part the food was disgusting!! I can eat from weird catering trucks, I ate grasshopers when i took a trip to the pyramids, but this... (more)
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