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The Trails Cafe

2333 Fern Dell Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90068
+1 323-871-2102
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (8 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
2333 Fern Dell Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90068
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The service is super slow, you will have to wait for your coffee quite some time, but it's really good so have patience. Please visit this place!

Thank FrkNilsson
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

After going to the Griffith Observatory, we decided to stop for coffee. There is plenty of parking and the staff is very friendly. They offer a wide range of organic pies and sandwiches. A great option after hiking the Hollywood hills and to relax a...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Had a bit of an issue finding it as there are many paths all leading up to the sign, tip - get fresh ice cold water from the café before you hike to the Hollywood sign (we found our water literally cooked during our hike)...More

Thank julesfhants
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were heading out of Griffith Park after some good sight-seeing. On the basis of other reviews here, we came out past this little gem. Parked on the side of the road (plenty of room) and walked on up. There was a bit of a...More

Thank Tim-J-W
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Oh did I mention how slow their service is. Seriously I'd fire the staff if I owned this place. The line wasn't even that long and there was plenty of staff inside.

Thank David H
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Driving up the Hollywood hills towards Griffith Observatory on a hot day and this cafe pops up on the side of the road under the trees. Looks nice and is worth a stop. Good coffee, great pies (the slice is big). The atmosphere relaxes you...More

Thank Jaatinen
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I absolutely love this place!!!! The food and drinks are absolutely delicious and the ambience if absolutely adorable! I highly recommend this place!

Thank MNicoleS375
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Yes, Trails cafe is just a little shack near the Western Avenue entrance to Griffith Park, but when my daughter wanted a special treat for her birthday, this is where she wanted to go. The food is as fresh as can be and the location...More

Thank HollywoodRichard
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Second time here and it's just as perfect as I remembered it! Such a cute place with delicious, homemade food. A perfect stop after hiking down or back up to Griffith Observatory. The scones are delicious but my favorite is the cheddar & scallion biscuit!

Thank luckyno39
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This Cafe was such an escape. In general, it is very hard to find a good coffee in US. As I am not very fond of the typical american drip coffee that is mostly served in all diners, so this was a blast. Not mentioning...More

Thank Mishhkaa
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Judi B
10 February 2017|
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Response from Jimmy E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but the line can be slow moving sometime. Check out the 101 cafe on Franklin.
24 October 2015|
Response from Valerie H | Reviewed this property |
They have offered baked muffins and scones each of my visits that were gluten free and have savory choices of eggs in basket.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2333 Fern Dell Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90068
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-871-2102
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