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Cafe Pinot

700 W. 5th St.
Los Angeles, CA 90071


  • $$$
  • Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party
  • Dinner, Lunch
  • Full bar
  • Valet Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
Surrounded by gardens and sitting on the grounds of downtown's Central Library, Cafe Pinot features a metropolitan skyline view and floor-to-ceiling windows. Farmers market vegetable soups, Fuji apple salads, pumpkin ravioli, pan-seared halibut, lamb shanks and dungeness crab-laced entrees are offered on the contemporary California menu.

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