Cafe Gratitude

San Francisco’s famous raw/vegan eatery opened on March 2nd (Wednesday), 2011, at the Rios Clementi Hale building, near the corner of Larchmont and Melrose.

Inside Cafe Gratitude in Los Angeles

Everything on Cafe Gratitude’s menu is organic, and there are raw, live, and cooked options — salads, sandwiches, veggie burgers, sushi, pizza, roasted potatoes, tortillas, polenta, wine, tea, coffee, juices and smoothies…

Salad, Sandwich & Smoothies at Cafe Gratitude LA

What makes the place so meaningful is that the people are earnestly nice, and affirmations are associated with each menu item!

The BLT sandwich is called I AM EXTRAORDINARY while the the Caesar salad comes with the affirmation I AM DAZZLING. The hazelnut milk smoothie is I AM LUSCIOUS.

Inside Cafe Gratitude LA

Each bottle of water has a different word like JOY and FAMILIA.

Dogs OK on Outdoor Patio

The cafe has a maximum capacity for 60 people inside and can additionally accommodate 29 people on the patio — pets are welcome on the patio.

Inside Cafe Gratitude in LA

There are books and other things to buy aside from food at Cafe Gratitude!

(And a must-see is the affirmation hugely written inside the bathroom!)

I AM CHERISHED cheesecake at Cafe Gratitude

What are you grateful for? The vegan cheesecake I AM CHERISHED

Address: 639 N Larchmont Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90004
Phone number: (323) 580-6383

Hours Open: 11am – 10pm, Monday to Sunday

Café Gratitude owners Matthew and Terces Englehart had created a board game, which somehow turned into a café where people could play the game. There are seven locations in Northern California. This Larchmont location is the very first in Southern California.

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