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Cafe 50's - CLOSED

4609 Van Nuys Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91403-2916
+1 818-906-1955
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
19 Aug 2012
“Excellent food and unique atmosphere”
29 Apr 2012
“Really cute retro diner”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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4609 Van Nuys Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91403-2916
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Reviewed 19 August 2012

The 1950-60's themed restaurant has been overdone in my view but this was different. No cookie cutter chain feeling here and the food was far better than I'd expected. Very good eats and a fun place to hang.

Thank TravelswithTeens42
Reviewed 29 April 2012

We enjoyed our dinner and ice creams. There were so many fun vintage things to look at, literally from floor to ceiling, and hanging ON the ceiling. There was a rockabilly couple at the next booth over all dressed up in 50's clothing which added...More

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 9 April 2012

I discovered this restaurant first in 1988 and I was so impressed I wished I didn't live so far away. Every time I came down from Mammoth Lakes I would eat there at least one meal a day for my entire trip. No matter how...More

Thank Mudsharks
Reviewed 22 December 2011

This place has awesome 50's decor, from the walls plastered with nostalgia right down to the servers outfits. Food was reasonably priced though quite greasy - it was typical american "fast food". Loved the extensive list of shakes though, there were about 40 choices!

Thank shannatic
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Reviewed 30 July 2008

Contrived nostalgia and greasy food.

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Reviewed 7 February 2008

During the "Great 50's craze" of the 80's this was my home away from home. It's one of those places you remember fondly from your youth, and then you go back to try to relive the experience, and it doesn't work. Now I understand the...More

Thank Dru M
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Reviewed 19 December 2007

great breakfast food

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Reviewed 18 February 2007

More fun if you're old enough to remember the 50's (young kids like it too). Red booths, old posters/albums on the walls, simple (and good) fare. Inexpensive;

Thank teetoncey
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  • Address: 4609 Van Nuys Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91403-2916
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > South San Fernando Valley
  • Neighbourhood: South San Fernando Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 818-906-1955
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