LAReview

Eating at the OP Cafe feels like having breakfast at a beachside B&B - there’s a heavy nautical theme, the walls are covered with old photos of the city and its residents, and the staff is incredibly friendly. While there’s no alcohol (turns out your B&B hosts are on the conservative side), the food at this tiny, daytime-only Santa Monica spot is breakfast classics done very well. And you can usually get in without waiting long (or at all).

Featured in

.
16 Brunch Spots You Can Walk Into guide image
Guide
16 Brunch Spots You Can Walk Into

Where to eat brunch in LA when you don’t want to wait.

Suggested Reading

.
Local Kitchen + Wine Bar review image
Review
Local Kitchen + Wine Bar

Local Kitchen + Wine Bar is the neighborhood spot in Santa Monica the rest of the city is jealous of.

The Sycamore Kitchen review image
7.4
Review
The Sycamore Kitchen

Sycamore Kitchen might be the most affordable, quality brunch in Los Angeles.

Bru's Wiffle review image
Review
Bru's Wiffle

Bru's Wiffle in Santa Monica is a fried chicken and waffles joint and one of our favorite Westside breakfast spots.

Shutters On The Beach review image
Review
Shutters On The Beach

Nothing beats sitting on Shutters’ patio overlooking the ocean, sipping champagne, and pretending this is your everyday life.