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Urth Caffe

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Downtown
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451 S Hewitt St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-2215
+1 213-797-4527
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06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We shared the pastrami grilled sandwich and Greek salad. Both were delicious but we were glad we shared the sandwich as it was very rich. Food was spot on, my only criticism was everyone around us who arrived later ate much before us..maybe this is because they are locals. Either way we weren't in a rush and we would certainly... More 

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Thank yellowcat1990
Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot for lunch downtown in the Arts District. Yummy salads & desserts. Lots of outdoor seating on the patio.

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Thank joanmaze
Palm Desert, California
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife had been to the Urth Caffe in Hollywood, but since we were in Down Town we tried this location. We regret nothing. We both had the egg white and spinach panini and added sausage for extra protein. It was extra tasty. Also had an organic green tea boba which was delicious and a Spanish Latte that was not... More 

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Thank eandrade760
Blackpool
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74 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is fantastic lets start with that. I had one of the pizza's and it was delicious. Unfortunately you have to queue up twice. The first time to order then the second time for a table. It's not ideal but once you are seated you are happy when the food arrives. Good for Brunch. Try a Smoothie-Banana and... More 

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Thank TravellingLX
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All the food is excellent and the coffee is loaded with caffeine if you get the strong. Great outdoor seating and close to some artsy shops.

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Thank Mark F
Dublin, Ireland
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a number of hours doing photo shots around LA we got hungry and went to Urth for a bite to eat, I had the turkey burger which was delicious along with a coffee which was just as good. Decided to get a take away latte again top notch. Staff were pleasant so I'd highly recommend

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Thank Colin M
Montclair, New Jersey
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Overall it was very good. Food quality was excellent. Outside seating is abundant which is why I picked the place. There was a long line to order food that we had to wait in. It then took a long time for the food to come. Huge cups of coffee were a plus. Portion was enough for two!

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Thank DebsDoodle
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Nice Cafe, good choice of breakfasts, used very fresh produce, well presented. Was a very busy place. Service was ok. Nice help yourself cucumber water. Really large portions. I would return if in the area.

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Thank Alix B
Marina del Rey, California
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The location is completely off the beaten track for me but a nice surprise in a very industrial looking part of town. Very good coffee and excellent chai tea. The teramisu, one of three flavors, is definitely worth a try.

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Thank Douglas G
Cairo
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This place serves the best coffee I have ever had, it's vegan friendly and the food is super amazing! If you don't mind standing in a long queue to get seated or served, don't miss it!

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Thank Sabrology

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:00
Monday
06:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:00
Thursday
06:00 - 23:00
Friday
06:00 - 00:00
Saturday
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 S Hewitt St, Los Angeles, CA 90013-2215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-797-4527

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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?

Staying in Downtown

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Downtown
Downtown Los Angeles is a busy metropolis of towering buildings, bustling streets, and industrial warehouses. There is a distinct multiplicity of cultures here with a growing influx of business professionals and hipsters. Many call the evolution of Downtown over recent years gentrification. New lofts, bars, hotels and restaurants are popping up regularly. Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants in the city leading the LA foodie scene, plus it is the location of cultural and sports venues including the Walt Disney Concert Hall, the Staples Center, and the Coliseum at the University of Southern California.
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