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Any restaurants serve lemon cake?

dinami May 3, 2013 01:06 PM

Meeting a friend for dinner tomorrow night and I'm craving lemon cake! Any recommendations in Woodland Hills/Sherman Oaks or the Santa Monica/West LA/Venice/Culver City area? The only places I found are Cheesecake Factory and Guido's and I ate at Vito's recently.

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    chewbacca May 3, 2013 01:47 PM

    Lemonade has one!

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      maudies5 May 3, 2013 03:27 PM

      Huckleberry some times has lemon tea cake.

      1. Novelli May 3, 2013 03:34 PM

        Last time I was at Bestia, they had a wonderful lemon-poppy seed olive oil cake with a sambuca-meyer lemon sorbetto.

        Delicious, light, and very refreshing.

        I would suggest calling to see if it's on the menu.

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          brandygirl May 4, 2013 09:45 AM

          Marie Calendars has a lemon pie cake that is delicious. It has a light pie crust, filled with the lemon filling from a lemon meringue pie, and topped with lemon cake. Sounds strange, but it really is good. I bought it at the Northridge location. Not sure if it is a seasonal item or if it is available year round.

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          1. re: brandygirl
            dinami May 7, 2013 03:17 PM

            Thanks so much for the tip! I will definitely check out Marie Calendars this weekend and try a piece! Hopefully I can just get a slice and not have to buy the whole pie. It appears to be available for a limited time only. :(

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            nlk May 4, 2013 01:08 PM

            I had the lemon ice box cake at hart and the hunter the other night. quite good, and only 6 bucks which is fairly cheap for a dessert at a spot like that. It was a bit like a lemon meringue pie but with a lemon ice cream under the meringue. Not sure if that is what you are looking for, but thought i'd toss the idea out to you.

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              jessejames May 8, 2013 10:21 AM

              Label's deli on pico (near doheny) has a nice moist lemon bundt cake...

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