Southern California Dining December 14, 2016
10 Under The Radar Restaurants In Southern California That Are Scrumdiddlyumptious
Southern California is home to some of the best restaurants on the planet. But sometimes it’s easy to get into a rut and go to the same ol’ place every time instead of trying out a new destination every now and again. If you’re ready to break out of your dining routine, you’ll love trying these 10 restaurants in SoCal that serve up some pretty scrumptious meals. Do you see any of your favorites on the list?
1. Bowery Bungalow -- Los Angeles
Located in the Silver Lake Neighborhood of Los Angeles, this cozy cottage will melt your heart and tempt your tummy with mouth-watering Middle Eastern eats bursting with flavor. Bowery Bungalow is at 4156 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90029
2. Peppino's Italian Family Restaurant -- Lake Forest
A Lake Forest favorite where family Italian recipes will make you feel right at home. Peppino's is located at 23600 Rockfield Boulevard, Lake Forest, CA 92630.
3. Vince's Coffee Shop -- Santa Paula
How is it that some of the yummiest restaurants are located in some of the smallest towns in SoCal? At Vince's Coffee Shop you'll find a delicious menu packed with classic Mexican and American dishes that will make your taste buds go wild. Vince's Coffee Shop is at 827 E Main Street, Santa Paula, CA 93060.
4. The Tropicale --Palm Springs
In addition to an atmosphere that is magazine-worthy, it's hard to resist the tasty menu that features a wide range of dishes from basic burgers, pastas and tacos to elegant grilled salmon and roasted chicken. And of course, gorgeous desserts. The Tropicale is located at 330 E Amado Rd, Palm Springs, CA.
5. The Griddle Cafe -- Hollywood
It's a carb feast at The Griddle Cafe where you can choose from a ton of unique pancake concoctions like the "Hear me Roar" pancake pictured here with strawberries and cornflakes. Located at 7916 W. Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, CA 90046.
6. Janet's Montana Cafe -- Alpine
Janet's Montana Cafe is a great place to stop in Alpine for a down home meal where portions are huge and the ambiance is warm and inviting. Janet's Montana Cafe is located at 2506 Alpine Boulevard, Alpine, CA 91901.
7. Gloria's Cafe -- Los Angeles, CA
A scrumptious eatery serving fresh Mexican and Salvadorean food that's easy to miss if you don't know where to look on Venice Boulevard. Gloria's Cafe is located at 10227 Venice Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90034.
8. Farm -- Palm Springs
This little gem is tucked away and perfectly hidden where no one can find it. A quaint and charming atmosphere (especially the outdoor space) and a menu full of fancy comfort food make this spot a definite keeper. Farm is located at 6 Plz Drive, Palm Springs, CA 92262
9. Lourdes Mexican Food -- Escondido
For the best chicken soup in Escondido there's really no question where you should go. Lourdes is located at 650 S Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92015.
10. Mama's Bakery and Deli -- San Diego
This cute little restaurant is full of delicious surprises from appetizers all the way to desserts. Sink your teeth into the cuisine at this Lebanese Deli and you'll be back again and again. Mama's Bakery is located at 4237 Alabama Street, San Diego, CA 92104.
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