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8777 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-2346
+1 310-559-4770
08:00 - 17:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:30
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los angeles
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

not giving 1 star because I shop here often and the cafe food is good, but the service is terrible; last time I went they lost my ticket...and none of what was ordered was served to us.

Thank kikiLosAngeles
belleville canada
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is part of a restaurant supply and fine food store. But they have a delightful cafe which serves all sorts of foods. Home made breads that taste like Paris ones, gorgeous and unusual cheeses and meats. They do a wine and cheese and meat tasting and you can sit a the bar area or outside on patio. The deli... More 

Thank redheadtraveller53
Los Angeles, California
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1,946 reviews
671 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 586 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We went to Surfa's for some kitchen supplies and found much more - a charming cafe, deli & well stocked commercial & home kitchen store, all in one. Enjoyed panini & pastries, then roamed the store finding the kitchen supplies that we needed. In a strange location south of the I-405 in Culver City - but they've been here since... More 

Thank David B L
Los Angeles, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

This is not the fancy place you come and eat with your friends; it's the adjoined bistro next to culinary heaven: where mostly professionals in this industry stop to shop... All their food items are served mostly to a very picky crowd, prepared by some culinary students and the whole bistro prevails a mini-atmosphere of a culinary school outlet. The... More 

Thank chefraphael
Culver City, California
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303 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I like to stop here when finishing a bike ride. The good thing is the food and coffee are very good. And more important I have no way to take anything home on the bike. So I will not buy more kitchen stuff next door at the store.

Thank Jerry P
Los Angeles, California
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124 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

We arrived at Surfas to do some shopping and decided we'd better have something to eat before we go in. Otherwise, we would end up buying so much more than we came for. The café serves up some delicious salads, sandwiches and desserts. We shared some salads and a sandwich and had cold drinks on their patio. This is a... More 

Thank terrieerlich
Los Angeles, California
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

This cafe is always on my hit list when I'm in the area. The scratch pastries are awesome. The adjacent store is a foodie wonderland. Where else can you rub shoulders and steal advice from up-and-coming Chef's? Items are pricy, but you won't be driving all over the city for hard to find ingredients and tools. I like to grab... More 

Thank JinxieGirl
Culver City, California
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2013

With the amazing quality of the items for sale in the retail store, the cafe didn't match-up, was very expensive and a bit disappointing.

Thank TheEcoMom
Camarillo, California
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843 reviews
629 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 261 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2013

Good coffee, fresh squeeze blood orange juice, and deli sandwiches at this cafe next to the restaurant supply shop and gourmet food store. The store is pretty amazing, with cooking demonstrations and an excellent cheese shop. The deli and bakery is pretty great too. Nice outdoor seating on the patio. I could spend the day here easily. They have free... More 

Thank Hitcher84

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:30
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8777 Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232-2346
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Culver City
  • Phone Number: +1 310-559-4770

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