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Panini Cafe

600 W 9th St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
+1 213-489-4200
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  • Very good34%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“kabobs” (9 reviews)
“panini” (7 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
600 W 9th St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I stumbled on Panini Cafe years ago and I've addicted ever since. The Mediterranean food is fresh and perfectly prepared and so economically priced, you'll be hooked. It's right downtown and has the wonderful energy of a city that's alive and doing things. So outside...More

Thank Bill5042
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A group of friends visited Panini Cafe in Downtown Los Angeles and while eating my Greek salad a found a ladybird inside my salad. Is was very disturbing as when I showed it to the waitress she said it was because it was organic and...More

Thank Stacey K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I went here for breakfast on 7/3/17 with a group of 3 other people. They were not busy at all so we were seated right away. We all had a mimosa for $2.95. I ordered the breakfast combo that comes with eggs, bacon, french toast,...More

Thank Deon M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great menu for a vegetarian! Full menu of healthy foods. Everything was delicious and the portions were large. We ate outside which was a nice treat. Service was great too.

Thank WunderlustOne
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Food was fresh and tasty, service was not much besides efficient. Go for the skewers particularly the chicken or lamb.

Thank BobPhibbs
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Looking for a comfortable café, serving good food with proper plates, knives, forks etc is not easy in this neighbourhood, but this place is a gem. Airy and pristine, nicely decorated, the service was great, and my poached eggs and smoked salmon on toast, with...More

Thank hm p
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

My colleagues and I had lunch here. The kabobs were wonderful, and portions were huge. Highly recommended.

Thank sykesy116
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is a great place for fresh salads and sandwiches. Sit outside on the sidewalk for great people watching too. The greek salad was delicious as was the Caprese salad. The service was wonderful too. They were constantly refilling our glasses without us having to...More

Thank debbythec
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We were staying in downtown LA and found this restaurant one block away. It is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We had a great breakfast and came back the next day for an equally great dinner. They have both indoors and patio seating. We...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Panini was like an oasis in a desert of loud and expensive restaurants serving ordinary food. The service was friendly, attentive and quick. The food was prepared and served with care, and was delicious. I had the chicken shish kebab, beautifully presented. And the bill...More

Thank roadtrekker
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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 W 9th St, Los Angeles, CA 90015
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 213-489-4200
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