Monday, October 24, 2016

Dinousaur Coffee starts pouring in Silver Lake; Eagle Rock brew pub prepares to open; Shinola sets up shop

Courtesy Dinosaur Coffee

Courtesy Dinosaur Coffee

Shopper and Diner button SILVER LAKE — The Sunset Junction coffee scene just got another player with today’s official opening of Dinosaur Coffee in the same building that is home to the wavy Elliot Smith mural. Co-owner Ben Hantoot, who was also one of the co-creators of Cards Against Humanity, said the Sunset Boulevard cafe will be serving coffee from Fourbarrel, tea from Song Tea and a range of sweet and savory pastries and snacks.

Dinosaur Coffee will be open every day from 8 am to 5 pm but later hours are expected soon. “If people want us to stay open late, we will,” Hantoot said.

In other Shopper & Diner News:

  • Shinola, the Detroit-based maker of watches, bikes and other accessories, opened its first West Coast flagship store in Silver Lake. L.A. Times
  • The Eagle Rock Brewery is preparing to open a brew pub this week in the former Coloraodo Boulevard home of Fatty’s cafe in Eagle Rock. Eater L.A.
  • After eight years of opening only at dinner, Elf Cafe in Echo Park is now open for weekend brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 11am – 3pm.

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One comment

  1. FINALLY! a coffee shop. THANK YOU GOD we’ve been waiting for this for so long. Now if we could just get a dispensary life would be perfect.

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