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2352 Lake Ave, Altadena, CA 91001-2449
+1 626-797-9430
Today
06:30 - 14:00
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Tue - Sun 06:30 - 14:00
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Monrovia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This Altadena staple is a must visit for any locals or visitors to the area! Their breakfast is outstanding! Especially their pancakes and omelets. The lunch menu is also delightful. Go for a burger! It's a great place for kids! Just ask and they will bring out a cup of crayons for kiddos to color on the placemats! The staff... More 

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Thank 250brianneb
Altadena, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

"Comfortable" -- there is no better word to describe the food and atmosphere of Fox's. It's addictive in that you know what to expect and they will always meet that expectation -- at least they have for the many years I've been dropping in occasionally for breakfast.

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Thank MichaelD996
Los Angeles, California
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588 reviews
291 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 239 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Old school since 1955. We were on our way to Echo Mountain to do a hike so we stopped by to share breakfast. This place was a house in its past life and has become a neighborhood go to place for breakfast and lunch. We were here on Mother's Day Sunday and we just got lucky to find a table... More 

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SIERRA MADRE
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

I've been coming here for years and bringing friends here or recommending it. It was becoming a tradition to have breakfast here after hiking Echo Mountain at the end of the street. I like that you can just get a little food without blowing your diet or wasting. It's a quaint, family-run diner. I always get the #9 breakfast. Their... More 

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Thank native210
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

The breakfast was delicious, french toast was superb. Ham was thick and juicy. Service was impeccable. Alicia was an absolute sweetheart. Charming, tiny with ample seating. Even has a drive through Coffee bar in the alley behind the restaurant - no kidding!

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Thank Mr. B
Altadena, California
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Fox's is a great place, especially for breakfast! Bring a paper, relax and enjoy a home cooked meal. Nobody rushes you and the food is consistently good. Try the Blueberry muffins, you won't be disappointed.........

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Thank Allan S
Altadena, United States
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

This local restaurant has great food, large portions but is always crowded due to its popularity. Worth the wait!

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Thank Linda R
Altadena CA, USA
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148 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

A small, simple and homey place serves great food. The breakfasts are big and a good value. Check the hours.

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Thank mtd330
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29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Fox's is a small, family-run neighborhood breakfast joint that's great to go to when you don't feel like cooking, but still want eggs and sausages/bacon or pancakes or whatever else you fancy. Our kids love it there, we love to go. However, know that it IS your standard American diner kind of food, nothing special or fancy about it (but... More 

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Thank ReiseB
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Fox's has been here for over 40 years still family owned, my father knew the owner and sold them the flowers for the tables. I can remember when they had a fish store also. The original owner was a tremendous fisherman, the decor of the restaurant reflects that, it's fun.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 14:00
Thursday
06:30 - 14:00
Friday
06:30 - 14:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2352 Lake Ave, Altadena, CA 91001-2449
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Altadena
  • Phone Number: +1 626-797-9430

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?