Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica

Jinky's Cafe Santa Monica

Breakfast Spot and American Restaurant
1447 2nd St (at Santa Monica Blvd.), Santa Monica, CA 90401, United States
Hours:
Closed until 7:30 AM tomorrow (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 7:30 AM–3:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dessert
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Wi-Fi:
Yes
Outdoor Seating:
Yes

Jinky's specializes in Breakfast with Full range of freshly made Pancakes, Crepes, Waffles and our specialty Flaky French Toasts.

7.3/10

Based on 133 votes

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    Coli
    "I love Jinky's!"(3 Tips)
    Daniel M.
    "Get the blueberry pancakes or french toast."(11 Tips)
    Joy
    "Love trying different kinds of chili they have."(10 Tips)
    Lara J.
    "Try a delicious crepe or omelet."(6 Tips)
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  • chicken salad sandwich
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  • izzi

    Delicious food. Slow service.

    izzi · May 19
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  • Lina A.

    Red velvet pancakes!!

    Lina A. · April 27
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  • Coli

    I love Jinky's! Just tried the Rosemary Chicken Omelet, the chicken was a little dry and under seasoned but the overall taste of the omelet was amazeballs!

    Coli · February 7
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  • Ingrid C.

    Comida Boa. Salada de quinoa maravilhosa

    Ingrid Costa · January 5
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  • Ingrid C.

    Ótimo atendimento

    Ingrid Costa · January 5
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  • Dorian R.

    Love the chili selection!

    Dorian Roohi · December 1, 2014
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  • S_J L.

    I had coconut flakey french toast (yummy), my friend had banana forster pancakes n she loved it ;) we also shared garden scramble w/ tater tots - so good!!

    S_J L · October 24, 2014
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  • Manuel L.

    Tomé el plato de huesos con pollo y estaba delicioso. Pollo speciado h cortado en tiras, dos huesos grandes y debajo una tortitas de trigo, además de patatas en dados con unas especias.

    Manuel López · October 11, 2014
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  • Serge M.

    Food was quite disappointment, especially after reading good comments here. It's too loud there and pretty expensive.

    Serge Mihalovich · September 15, 2014
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  • Giu

    Café da manha bom e barato, da ate para dividir alguns pratos de tao grandes!

    Giu · September 9, 2014
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  • George Q.

    Now I know why this place keeps drawing me back so dam good

    George Quintanilla · August 23, 2014
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  • Alibek D.

    Their brunches are awesome! Perfect price/quality range! Not expensive and very tasty!

    Alibek Datbayev · August 13, 2014
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  • Justin S.

    Breakfast Mac & Cheese. I tried it on a whim. It's bizarrely good.

    Justin Streufert · August 8, 2014
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  • Mary L.

    Bananas foster pancakes.

    Mary Li · August 7, 2014
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  • Ernesto P.

    Must order pancakes!

    Ernesto Pletsch · April 26, 2014
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  • Daniel M.

    Killer breakfast. Excellent service

    Daniel Maggipinto · March 16, 2014
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  • Elizabeth C.

    Delicious, light, airy crepes. Have the crepes... did you hear me? Have. The. Crepes. And I know my crepes. This is my new fave post-race brekky place. 2015 #lamarathon participants take note!

    Elizabeth Covert · March 10, 2014
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  • Geraldine S.

    Lots of choices for breakfast...our party of three were all pleased.

    Geraldine Smith Welch · February 21, 2014
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  • Cherith Z.

    The pumpkin pancakes are made of dreams and fluffy downy pillows and joy.

    Cherith Zanghi · February 20, 2014
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  • Sena O.

    Sabah kahvaltısı için mükemmel seçim...

    Sena Ok · January 15, 2014
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  • Elisa

    Brrrr! Dress warm. The door is constantly opening.

    Elisa · January 1, 2014
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  • Kaitlin M.

    They have gluten-free pancakes!!1

    Kaitlin Maud · October 19, 2013
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  • David A.

    Great breakfast and friendly staff. Shame the outside seating is currently affected by nearby construction work.

    David Allardyce · October 19, 2013
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  • Robert G.

    AM Breakfast Sandwich with Avocado & a side of sweet potatoes! 👊👌

    Robert Gutierrez Jr · September 15, 2013
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  • Michael G.

    Very extensive menu and they serve breakfast all day.

    Michael Graham · September 6, 2013
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  • Daniel C.

    They have a dumb policy that they cannot seat 5 people on a table outside even if it was completely empty

    Daniel Chivardi · September 5, 2013
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  • Eric D.

    Caramel Cream pancakes are to die for!

    Eric Darby · September 2, 2013
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  • Erica G.

    Try their ginormous pumpkin waffle! You won't be disappointed!

    Erica Gutierrez · April 24, 2013
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  • Brandon A.

    Ask to sample the chili. Must try.

    Brandon Avance · April 7, 2013
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  • Pasa M.

    wi-fi password: jinkys357 - via 4sqwifi.com

    Pasa Mustafa · March 28, 2013
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  • Terrell S.

    Try the Oatmeal - Beginning the day with a healthy start.

    Terrell Sandefur · March 24, 2013
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  • Lara J.

    Great breakfast/brunch spot, but no alcohol, beer, or wine. Good sized portions. Try a delicious crepe or omelet.

    Lara Jones · February 26, 2013
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  • Ché H.

    It's so good yo

    Ché Hightower · February 25, 2013
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  • Christine S.

    Extensive menu.. Pancakes were amazing!

    Christine Sadley · October 30, 2012
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  • Ryan R.

    The password for the wifi is on a chalkboard in the northwest corner. It is written in.capital letters but it is actually all lowercase.

    Ryan Rosario · July 23, 2012
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  • Meredith P.

    Curry chicken salad sandwich is yummy!! Our server, Heather, was awesome! Attentive, quick, friendly and knew her menu! Love Jinkys!

    Meredith Pieratt · May 10, 2012
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  • Tor G.

    And free wifi.

    Tor Gisvold · April 29, 2012
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  • Theresa G.

    sat at the counter and had great service! menu is ecclectic and they feature different chili and sausages daily. A little over priced but food was good.

    Theresa G · April 6, 2012
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  • Eric F.

    They give complimentary samples of the various chili offerings of the day.... Boston Turkey was surprisingly bomb!!

    Eric Frohlich · March 25, 2012
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  • Nathan O.

    Fiery garlic chili bowl

    Nathan Oventhal · February 25, 2012
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  • Kim N.

    Honey mustard passes my high standards for honey mustard.

    Kim Nguyen · February 8, 2012
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  • Neil F.

    Best banana pancake ever!

    Neil Ford · January 2, 2012
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  • VALERIA M.

    Service was fast and the waiter was so attentive ...." I Love it " Open daily 7:30am to 3pm

    VALERIA Manuel · December 5, 2011
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  • David R.

    If you love spicy there chili omelet with the devilo chili which is a 10+ all meat chili

    David Roseborough · November 26, 2011
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  • Walter S.

    Amazing Chili menu!

    Walter Sturgeon · October 19, 2011
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  • Chris K.

    Omelettes here are incredible, built my own with avocado, chorizo, provolone and portabellos

    Chris Koehler · September 21, 2011
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  • Peter P.

    Flaky french toast is a good choice. Crispy with good flavor.

    Peter Pugliese · September 9, 2011
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  • Mike M.

    Protein salad is the best!

    Mike Moreno · September 5, 2011
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  • Sophia C.

    come later in the morning and it's not so crowded

    Sophia Caprio · August 13, 2011
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  • Kathy J.

    Sloooooooooww service and my lox Benedict was cold, but the home fries are to die for.

    Kathy Jaggi · June 21, 2011
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