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This restaurant was started by a priest (Fr Gregory Boyle, the founder of Homeboy Industries) who wanted a place to train former gang members for employment outside 'the hood'. His book, Tattoos on the Heart, is well worth reading and provides multiple examples of the...More
We had heard about this place from a friend of ours that works part time at Los Angeles Union Station. One day we met him after work and walked over. It is about half a mile north of Union Station. It is also just south...More
We had just arrived into Los Angeles on the Amtrak, and my friend suggested we try this restaurant not far from Union Station, which he had learned about watching a TV documentary about the Homeboy Enterprises. We were seated in the airy, spacious dining room...More
An outgrowth of Homeboy Industries, Homegirls Cafe and Bakery provides job training for men and women connected with gangs in LA, the hope is by working together during the day there will be better relationships developed to decrease violence on the streets. Amazing selection of...More
We had a lovely lunch here while visiting LA. Best grilled cheese sandwich I've had yet, and the cucumber cooler drink was amazing. Pastries are all homemade and worth a visit alone. Great service, everyone very welcoming. I'd definitely recommend it.
Clean, light and bright interior compared with the gritty industrial neighborhood. Positive staff, that's friendly, professional, skilled and knowledgable. Menu is cafe style but with a sorta foodie twist. It's all homemade. Consuela sandwich and broccoli-cheese soup Way tasty sandwich and very good soup that...More
Gorgeous setting for the lovingly created, fresh ingrediented gourmet Mexican dishes served by the most smiling ex-cons you'll ever encounter.
Count me in as a big fan of Homegirl Cafe and related Homeboy Bakery!! Three events led my wife and I to Homegirl Cafe: First event, PBS has a TV series, I'll Have What Phil's Having!". The series stars Phil Rosenthal and follows his search...More