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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” (17 reviews)
“pancakes” (76 reviews)
“potatoes” (26 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1447 2nd St, Fl 1, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3404
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

They have a large selection of breakfast and lunch items, many different types of sausage including chicken and turkey and 5 different types of chili. You can get waffle, pancakes or french toast with a variety of toppings including fresh fruit, nutella and ice cream....More

Thank momlikesthebest
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the 5 star review of our restaurant!!! We look forward to serving you and your boys again. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 1 week ago

I asked a security guy the best place to go, and he recommended here. Wide menu from pancakes, to omlettes for all tastes. Attentive staff and I thought it was good value. I went for the popey's scramble with chicken..............fabulous

Thank Keith W
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

5 Stars!!! Thank You!!! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great breakfast at Jinky's.....The pumpkin hot cakes were delicious as were the regular pancakes, 2 orders scrambled eggs, cubed potato fries (one order) 2 orders of crisp bacon and 3 coffees....charge was $$57.00 for the four of us plus tip....a relatively good value....More

Thank Lovevacationtime
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of choices and it taste delicous! Friendly waiters and a fast delivery... Worth repeating Greetings from the netherlands!

Thank yves t
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place reading very positive comments. Was actually a bit disappointed. Service is ok not more. Asked to replace ingredients they don’t accept. We were a group of 6 and food was not served at the same time, so some got theirs while...More

Thank NabilBKK
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We consider reviews by actual customers to be an important part of our business because it reflects upon how well we serve our customers. We will continue to work extremely hard to please everyone who comes through our doors.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Jinky's twice this month. I love their outside seating in what seems like a creek's and mountain background. I appreciate their menu has MANY vegan alternatives and great Thai and Mexican vegan alterantives as well. Totally worth it and great value...More

Thank ValerieBottazzi
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate all our customers...and it is comments like yours, from people that keep coming back, that keep us going. We strive to provide special tastes that will stand out and hopefully make Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica one of your favorites. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read reviews about Jinky’s before coming to Santa Monica, glad we did because we ate breakfast there twice. Very good, nice greeter & wait staff. Highly recommend,More

Thank Steve B
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words about Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica. It is always a great pleasure to hear about new customers like yourself discovering us. We are committed to providing unique quality and flavors that you will enjoy and hopefully keep you coming back....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Evidently a popular spot -small queue to get in and near constant collections for take-away food. Visited with a friend. Had eggs benedict with Jinkys potato, and chilli with egg and potato. Really different to a British eggs benedict so difficult to comment, but not...More

Thank Jo M
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We consider reviews by actual customers to be an important part of our business because it reflects upon how well we serve our customers. We will continue to work extremely hard to please everyone who comes through our doors. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long flight, and a bit of jet lag, this was a great place for breakfast. The portions are large and the food was very good. They had a big variety from pancakes, waffles, traditional breakfasts, etc. There are a few tables outside, which...More

Thank Despina D
Alan V, Manager at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words about Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica. We are committed to providing unique quality and flavors that you will enjoy and hopefully keep you coming back. We look forward to serving you again soon. Gratefully, Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Average service, we asked for a glass of chocolate milk twice, then got bored asking. The food was good and plentiful, but totally overpriced. Would not go again.More

Thank Amelia C
Alan V, Manager at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the privilege of serving you. We appreciate the review and the kind words on what we are doing right. In regards to our pricing, we do our best to keep prices down and give our customers what we believe to be good...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
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
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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