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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” (69 reviews)
“potatoes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1447 2nd St, Fl 1, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3404
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1 - 10 of 427 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hungry for a good classic breakfast then head on over to Jinkys. It’s not cheap, but the quality is good. Good service too!

Thank Upnorthtransplant1
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

5 stars! Thank you!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Full menu offers many healthy options. Our omelette and frittata were excellently prepared. Staff were super friendly.

Thank rexcoast
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the 5 star review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast. Large portions. Loved the vegatable breakfast bowls. Very healthy and delicious.

Thank carmel42018
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such nice review regarding our restaurant. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into Jinky’s for breakfast before a tour. It seemed to be a popular spot. Many breakfast choices. I chose a bacon, mushroom and onion scramble with fruit. There was a bit of confusion with our order (one never got processed), but all in...More

Thank bobalcorn5
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5 star review!!! We are glad you chose Jinky's Cafe as your breakfast spot!!! We look forward to serving you again!!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Jinky's twice while we were in Santa Monica and it is possibly the best breakfast place i have EVER eaten at. Plenty of healthy selections and normal and not so normal breakfast eats. Servings were huge! We even shared a plate of...More

1  Thank CoffeeRoaster
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words and review! We are so happy you dined with us. We look forward to serving you again. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

The breakfast menu at this breakfast cafe is amazing. So much to choose from. The only downfall was no substitutes but $1 for extras is still very reasonable. Great location, very good service and ample supply of tea, coffee and cold water. There was not...More

1  Thank Ashleigh M
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

5 stars! Thank you! We look forward to serving you again. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We really enjoyed the breakfast at Jinky's cafe. Really great omelettes if you like them. Nice breakfast atmosphere and they are only a few blocks from the beach.

Thank lvvacations
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us and the nice words about our restaurant. We look forward to serving you again! Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 12 January 2018

Had a great start to our holiday by having breakfast at Jinky's. Just around the corner from our hotel - the kids had amazing pancakes, and I had fabulous eggs.

1  Thank Sazinsoto
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

5 stars! Thank you!!!

Reviewed 7 January 2018

If you are looking for breakfast then give it a try. Great menu choices good service it is always busy. Try the coffee it is very good

Thank Biztravr
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us! We look forward to serving you again. Jinky's Cafe

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We had a nice and pleasant breakfast experience at Jinky's. Food was very good and the place was nice. Wait was a little long but great experience overall.

Thank 367PierreA
Alan V, Owner at Jinky's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

5 stars! Thank you! Jinky's Cafe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, 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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