The Original Pantry

Row 1

877 S Figueroa St (at W 9th St)
Los Angeles, CA 90017
(213) 972-9279
Diner, American, Café
$ $
Mon–Sun: 24 Hours

Foursquare Tips

  • This is a place that Ive gone to for 25 years for late, late night breakfastlike 1am. It's perfect for eggs, sausage, and a cup of coffee and total people watching. -Susan Feniger, Top Chef
  • Get everyone a chocolate milkshake. Yolo.
  • Whatever you get add the bacon!
  • it's all good. but be ready to stand in line
  • sit at the counter and talk to your neighbor.
  • Cash only!!!! Good to know before waiting in line
  • Never closed & always good -- Original Pantry. Go @metrolosangeles to 7th St. & walk southwest #dtla -
  • No, your waiter made no mistake... That really is your portion.
  • Open 24/7/365, a staple amongst the late night dining set.
  • This place only accepts cash "tradition since 1924" then why in the world aren't the prices from 1924?
  • No credit cards, cash only.
  • Based on other reviews I DID try the sourdough toast; fantastic choice. I ordered the french toast and it was the best french toast I've ever had.
  • Country Fried Steak (and eggs if for breakfast). Get it. Now.
  • Try the pancakes - The quintessence of pancakeosity!!!
  • Best greasy spoon breakfast in LA
  • Iconic LA. Grab one of their fact books at the cash register to see how much food they go through. Impressive. They sell slaw by the gallon.
  • Bring cash! Or b prepared to leave prematurely
  • The coffee here is to die for
  • Get breakfast at night. It's great. Sourdough bread = MUST.
  • Tasty treat with an unusual atmosphere.