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Huckleberry Cafe & Bakery

1014 Wilshire Blvd. (11th St.) Send to Phone
310-451-2311 | Menu
This offshoot of Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen features handcrafted breads and pastries, along with breakfast and lunch items.
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Breakfast & Lunch Wed.-Sun.
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  • Parking lot behind
  • Dress code: Casual

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Huckleberry Cafe & Bakery Restaurant Review

: The owners of Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen, Josh Loeb and Zoe Nathan (also the executive pastry chef), got married and for their first offspring produced this vibrant (and noisy) café and bakery. The food is simple and easy, and made with seasonal products from the farmers market, at least when it comes to the salads and daily soups. Choose from the selections on the blackboard menu, order at the counter, and a server will bring the food to your table, where silverware is stored with napkins in a big white jar. Try the roasted free-range chicken sandwich with cheddar and aïoli on multigrain bread, or the warm turkey meatball sandwich or burrata and spicy marinated peppers, both on ciabatta. Salads have a “made at home” taste and look---which makes them even better. If you can’t decide between the chopped romaine, the celery and endive or the mixed greens, opt for the trio plate which comes in three sizes. If you come hungry, the rotisserie offers more robust items like Jidori chicken or duck. A small selection of bottled beers and wines by the glass is available. Though Zoe is a pastry chef, she considers herself more of a baker. So you will find twenty-plus varieties of her tasty, rustic pastries, but also her own breads, baked on the premises. Of the six different types, all good, there is a clear winner: the sourdough country boule, one of the best breads we’ve tasted. Breakfast is served from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. and all day on Saturdays and Sundays. Pancakes are a must. The other good news: all of this can be taken home.

User Ratings & Reviews for Huckleberry Cafe & Bakery
Average rating    5
Reviews 1 - 2 of 21
Best breakfast in LA
by maco on Sun Mar 22, 2009 7:04 pm
 
I am in love with this cafe. This is my fave place for breakfast in LA.
The brisket hash for breakfast is to die for. The doughnuts were so good and I would love some more of that blueberry pie. The homemade granola is amazing. And the OJ, fresh and delicious.... also try the Latte OMG!
everything......
The staff is very friendly and happy to help.
The place is amazing, with a huge kitchen, a lot of servers and chefs...... absolutely FANTASTIC.
We had such a lovely time. Can't wait to go back!
They close Mondays and Tuesdays.
They have free parking in rear.
The only cons I found is that they should offer a better seating situation I don't like to be hunting for a seat.
It's expensive, but TOTALLY WORTH IT, every dollar.

BELIEVE........... this is a breakfast ritual for this yelper.

Don't forget to try the "must" BLUEBERRY CORN MUFFIN :P
 
Tottaly Love it
by icrawford on Sat Mar 21, 2009 9:11 pm
 
My family and I spend almost every Saturday in this place for breakfast, the pastries are so fresh and delicious, big fan keep doing what you do guys.
 
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