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Jacks N Joe

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2498 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-2502
+1 213-748-4565
07:00 - 14:30
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 16:30
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this place online and wanted to try it while visiting USC. We read there could be a wait, especially on the weekend. We waited and were not disappointed! The service was excellent, the food was served hot, and tasted fresh. We are always looking for bruch place that stands out from the crowd, and Jacks N Joe's does... More 

Thank djhandrjh
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Delicious food, great atmosphere (although a little noisy), excellent service! Recommend this to anyone visiting LA, but avoid the weekends. We went on a Monday morning and were seated right away.

Thank Jgshake
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Mmmm, very satisfying, comfort food. Servings are good sized. Of course the pancakes were great. Their food is not greasy, undercooked, past freshness, or anything along those lines that you might run into at other places. They have a very pleasant and helpful staff, we felt very welcome. The place is popular and crowded with a somewhat long wait. There's... More 

Thank wlarryw
Beverly Hills, California
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Friendly hosts at this bustling breakfast all day eatery minutes from USC on Fig. Clientale is mix of locals and SC students. Warm atmosphere. Back story of the owners is heart-warming. See that on youtube. Best part is the food. Custom omelettes, fresh smoothies, buckwheat pancakes were superb. One is not enough, neither is two, my son ate 3 -... More 

Thank CynBase
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77 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Jack's N Joe is located in the Figueroa Corridor in the USC or University Park neighborhood. Their specialty is the variety of pancakes and omlettes. They serve a good breakfast. In addition to indoor seating there are 8 stools for the counter. Service is very good and the food is basic, if not a bit on the high side. Parking... More 

Thank fredyt3
Placentia, California
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Glad I read the post about the parking...very tight squeeze in front, more parking in the back. The breakfast was excellent. I had 7 Minutes in Heaven, which was French Toast made with Hawaiian bread, Nutella, strawberries & bananas. It was very good. I also had a yummy pineapple mango smoothie. My husband enjoyed the coffee. He said it was... More 

Thank J P
Los Angeles, California
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573 reviews
464 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

There's a long wait here. Came here on a Saturday morning and had to wait about 30 min. We were seated at the bar and was surprised how traditional their menu was. Everything was good. The parking can be a little confusing. I parked in the back because I didnt understand how the parking worked.

Thank nlee1220
New York
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The most delicious pancakes ever. I loved the banana walnut and the French toast w/strawberries is awesome. They make a real cup of coffee! The waitresses are eager to please. There is always a wait & parking in back or in the shopping center next door is a must, but it is worth the wait. The line moves quickly. Sit... More 

Thank allisong205
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Loud, but happy vibe. We were lucky to snag an easy parking spot at 11am ish. When we left at Noonish the lot was packed with people double parked. They have a full breakfast menu with more than a fair share of pancakes and crepes. The Cali style with lemon butter was amazing! Omellettes ordered by hubby and granddaughter were... More 

Thank Jennifer W
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Long queue when arrived ...took longer time to get the food ..total of one hour 30 min that was on Saturday morning. Omelet are good ...granola is also good...overall nothing special ..but good to go if your hungry and non weekend .

Thank Mohammed Altami... T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
07:00 - 14:30
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2498 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90007-2502
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 213-748-4565

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?