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The Pie Hole

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
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714 Traction Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1814
213-537-0115
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08:00 - 23:00
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Sun 08:00 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 07:00 - 22:00
Thu 07:00 - 23:00
Fri 07:00 - 00:00
Sat 08:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited on a Wednesday, just going thru L.A. they had many options to chose from we chose the old fashion apple pie with a side of vanilla ice cream, it was amazing it was a good size piece and a large scoop of ice cream, it's worth a stop in while your sight seeing in L.A.

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Thank contreras1965
Graz, Austria
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed a short break at this place near hollywood blvd. The coffee is really good and the service too. Nice place and interior with a view to the street. The desserts are average but not at all special. The price is not according the taste, not at all. But just try the pie and get yourself an oppinion.

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Thank Petru C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I like the idea but prefer more traditional pies. The chocolate cream pie crust was bland but the filling was good.

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Thank Belterish
Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice mixture of unique desserts, set in a coop with a few other vendors. A nice stroll while your walking in Old Town Pasadena.

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Thank kokolig
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So I went here with my friends and immediately the vibe of the place is uber hipster on arrival. We got slices of several pies- The pecan pie is a is a familiar and comfortable option - full of flavour and we all really liked it. The Earl Grey pie was novel and unique and definitely worth trying when visiting!

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Thank Manal A
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great coffee and pie...Both savoury and sweet...Mexican chocolate pie is outrageous...highly recommend

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Thank Gary S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I love this place. They serve sweet and savory hand pies as well as slices of pie. The coffee is great and delicious!! The pies they serve are delicious and the service is great. I'll be back!

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Thank RickJA
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

The Pie Hole has delicious sweet and savory pies, but the most decadent and memorable is the Mexican chocolate pie. It is rich and flavorful chocolate crusty pie served with a light and fluffy vanilla cream. It is absolutely a must needed stop for chocolate and pie lovers. They have several other options with spins on traditional pies. I also... More 

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los angeles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

My cousin and I went to the Hollywood Pie Hole with a Groupon. He had a bacon/hash breakfast pie (even though it was dinner time) and I had a chicken cornbread pie. Both were yummy with wonderful, flaky crust. We shared a salted caramel pie which really seemed like an excellent pecan pie. Their coffee is stellar--strong and flavorful. I... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the s'mores pie. For some reason, I was expecting several cases of pie but I believe it was one small case. We ended up getting 2 small pieces of s'mores pie and a cheesesteak pie for $19.50. Kind of pricey I think.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 714 Traction Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1814
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 213-537-0115

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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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