Greasy Spoon - 2012 Winners

Published Nov 26, 2012

Hot coffee, overstuffed omelettes and a tall stack of pancakes. What is your favorite diner?

2012 Winner

1. Frisco's Carhop Restaurant and Bar

Voters Love

"I have been going to Frisco's restaurant since 1999 or 2000, and they have got to have THE BEST food anywhere! They are..." 

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2012 Runner-Up

2. The Original Pantry Cafe

Voters Love

"There are some things you just shouldn't mess with, and other things who are so strong in their standings that there can..." 

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877 South Figueroa Street Los Angeles CA 90017
2012 Finalist

3. Swingers Diner

Voters Love

"Who wouldn't like Swingers?!! I love how they'll make the omelettes with egg whites for me... custom ordered!! Don't be..." 

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2012 Finalist

4. Cafe 50's

Voters Love

"My favorite part is the old black and white photo booth if it's working. The food and atmosphere is fun!" 

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11623 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles CA 90025
2012 Finalist

5. Du-par's

Voters Love

"Best Pancakes. Best coffee shop vibe. Best pie. Best waitresses. Best eggs. Best late night hang out."  via Jo P.

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Contest Overview
  • 28,509
    Total Votes
  • 16,497
  • 158

The 2012 LA HOTLIST awards are based on more than 28,000 votes from local Los Angeles-area experts.

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