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Breakfast Near 3rd St. Prom?

pacifica Mar 10, 2007 08:01 AM

Any good recs here..within walking distance?

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  1. hrhboo RE: pacifica Mar 10, 2007 08:11 AM

    I like Le Pain Quotidien for breakfast, or if I'm homesick/hungover a full English breakfast at the King's Head.

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      rjw_lgb_ca RE: pacifica Mar 10, 2007 10:06 AM

      Jinky's on Second Street, just north of Broadway. Best breakfasts in Santa Monica IMHO.

      Broadway Deli, on the Promenade at Broadway, isn't bad either.

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        maudies5 RE: pacifica Mar 10, 2007 10:19 AM

        Broadway is decent enough, but the service can be very very slow. Good french toast at Broadway.

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          jenjunum RE: pacifica Mar 10, 2007 08:33 PM

          I like Jack n' Jill's on Santa Monica Blvd around 4th. I also like the crepe place at the end of the promenade near the mall.

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            bstreb RE: pacifica Mar 10, 2007 08:34 PM

            the crepe place on 3rd st is good.

            1. Emme RE: pacifica Mar 11, 2007 12:39 AM

              Not necessarily formal, but I like the bran muffins at Il Fornaio with a cup of tea.

              Due to my British upbringing, I'm also partial to the Tudor House.

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                gsw RE: pacifica Mar 11, 2007 05:43 PM

                Jinky's is good. You don't say what you want, though. I like to go to Norm's on Lincoln, for a real LA coffee shop treat.

                I had a strange lunch at the Crepe place. My friend's baguette sandwich had moldy cheese on it. She sent it back. The manager was horrified, and said we wouldn't have to pay, but then we were presented with a check. Looking at the check, we saw 2 charges for coffee drinks that we didn't even have - obviously we were given someone else's check. When we called it to their attention, they were prefectly nice and comped our meal, but the whole experience was a little weird.

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