Fred's 62

(323) 667-0062 | View Website

1850 N Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA | Directions   90027

34.104659 -118.291414

Open Hours

Sunday To Saturday From 12:00 AM To 12:00 AM

 
Restaurants, Diners, Californian  more

More Cuisine: Eclectic & International

Price: $

Tags: Brunch, Cheap Eats, Dine At The Bar, Family-Friendly Dining, Group Dining, Late Night Dining, Local Favorite, Outdoor Dining, People Watching

Payment Methods: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

General Info: Open 24 Hours

Neighborhoods: Los Feliz, Central LA

less
 
 
Fred's 62
Fred's 62
Fred's 62
Fred's 62
Menu
La Flaca, Cali California, Granola & Yogurt, Fruit Salad, Oatmeal, Justin Turkey Sandwich, Hippie Sandwich, Veggie Royale, Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Pasta Primavera... more

Reviews for Fred's 62

Fred's 62
Recommends

I've been told they're doing new stuff over at Fred 62 but I've always relied on it for a good meal before midnight. Everyone raves about their Mac daddy and cheese balls.

Recommends

This place is perfect when you've had a little too much to drink and need something to eat at 3am.

Fred's 62
Recommends

Fried mac and cheese balls.. so good you'll come back when you're sober to eat it! Open late for your late night cravings!

Recommends

One of my favorite spots in Los Feliz any time of day. Great for a comforting diner style breakfast and great for a late night bite. Their shakes are incredible, their pancakes perfect and their fried Mac n cheese balls are sinful!

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Fred 62 – this is the spot ... I ate here back to back .....n yup order the same plate. Mr Frenchy.

Great service all... very friendly, food is prepared quickly.... n taste crazy good. Only down

side is ...on my last day I spent in LA I went to eat there an seen a new gal working there

Francine...the cutest asian gal ever my wife....! i was like wow why couldn't she have served

me the days I was here.... haha o well not that this has anything to do with Fred 62.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Best diner breakfast in LA – I love this place so much it hurts. Yes, I tend to get the same thing over and over, but it's just so good! Fred's breakfasts are so delish, and sure, while they may not be as cheap as Denny's (but then what is?) $6 and some change for a fresh egg breakfast sandwich ain't too bad. The New Amsterdam with cheese is great. The Bearded Mr. Frenchy is super sweet, but excellent. The burgers aren't the best in the world, but always manage to control my need to fast food without being too horribly greasy. Haven't tried the noodle dishes, but I hear they're good too. What you have to remember about this place is that it's a DINER, people. It's not going to be some fancy-shmancy restaurant serving extravagant meals. I eat there almost once a week and have maybe had one or two bad meals. The wait staff is always great -- even on busy Saturday mornings. My biggest complaint would be the parking can be pretty bad. But it IS Los Feliz...

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

Too Cool For School – Way to expensive, Way too hip. The food is mediocre, but the brazilian waffle desert thing is good.

Recommends
4.0
over a year ago

Delicious food, big portions – I moved to LA and had been waiting to try this place. Yes, it's hip, trendy, whatever.. but it is wayyy better than Cafe 101 and Swingers. I got the battered tuna salad sandwich and it was delicious...crispy and tasty. The bossa nova waffle is also amazing. Finally a diner type restaurant worth all the hype. I'll be back there soon!

Doesn't Recommend
1.0
over a year ago

Rude Rude Rude Hipster servers – Uggh when is someone going to get a clue and realize that the whole I am so cool thing isn't fooling anyone. I waited tables in my 20s and made a ton of cash by having a personality, yes I was cute too but I didnt act like an $#@hole

We had what was apparently "calamari". Tasted like cardboard, over cooked and served by a %#^ty waitress who took out our desset before our food.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

awesome breakfast! great variety of food, fun place! – This place never fails to serve the best food and for a 24/hr place, you can't get better! They have the best breakfasts!! never greasy! always fresh and healthy!

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

The best diner in the west! – We love everything about this diner -- the cool and unique ambiance, the hipster waitstaff, and the delicous food. Everything from root beer floats to amazing omlettes to hamburgers to red velvet cake.....so delicous. Try the homemade pop tarts -- they'll rock your world!

No matter what time of day, Fred 62 is the diner to be.

Recommends
5.0
over a year ago

Great food! – I love this place and have been going there for several years. The food is good. My favs are the Juicy Lucy Burger, Pancake Tatin and the California omelet. There are a couple of things on the menu that I tried and haven't liked but truthfully I don't hold it against them because my favs have always been consistently amazing and their selection is so wide. There are way more hits than misses. I noticed in a previous review that someone commented on the service and I agree. Last night, my friend and I were there sitting, eating and talking an we felt a little like the waiter was rushing us to leave even though there wasn't anyone waiting for a table. Furthermore, I have also had the experience where they made us wait outside while waiting for a table and it was raining at the time. Not cool. However, even though it is really crowded on the weekends I keep going back because the food is so good.

Recommends
3.5
over a year ago

Everything you could hope for from a 24-hour diner at the epicenter of cool. – The Scene
Bowling-alley fashion sense, classic Hollywood charm and a chrome toaster on every table make Fred 62 the hippest place in town to get your chow on.

The Food
Expect creative riffs on comfort foods served up with funny names. Witness the golden, velvet Mac Daddy and Cheese, the towering ham and swiss of the Charles Bukowski, and the fluffy pancake, crisp-tender hash browns, ultra-crisp bacon and filling eggs of the Dime Bag. For arterial redemption, try one of the Japanese sobas: The Bang Bang's sweet fire of plum and hot pepper sauces makes it a standout. The best thing about 62's soggy fries is their presentation in an origami-folded brown paper bag. Finish off with a Punk Tart (homemade Pop Tart), bursting with fresh fruit and near lethal amounts of sugar, and you'll be ready to stay up with the area writers.

Doesn't Recommend
2.0
over a year ago

Cheap eats; lots of attitude – The shame is, this place used to be great. Okay food; open late; all comers welcome. Recently the attitude of the entire staff has significantly deteriorated. It's gone from laid-back and welcoming to rude and obnoxious. Basically, if you're over 30 or don't have sufficent piercings and ink, they make it very clear that you're not worth their effort. And now they have "rules." Recently, on a particularly cold evening, they wouldn't allow my guest and I (the only two waiting for a table) to stand inside the door. Instead, they insisted that we wait outside in the cold. Really nice and friendly (particularly since I've been going to the place on a semi-regular bais since it opened). The change in attitude leaves you to focus on the food and it really can't take the scrutiny. Overall, I'd stick to the other restaurants on Vermont.

View more Reviews for Fred's 62

Write a Review for

Fred's 62

Milkshake Does a Body Good Milky, creamy, mouth watering dessert in a cup that you can drink through a straw when it\'s…
You\'re Broke: Cheap Restaurants in LA You shopped\/drank\/gambled away all your market money last weekend. Now you\'re broke and you don\'t…
Best Places For Lemonade With temperatures headed up in the near future, I always need a refresher of lemonade. These places…
Get Your Milkshake On With temperatures starting to heat up ALREADY! it\'s time to cool down with a milkshake.
My Favorite Late-Night Eats From the best Korean fried chicken to the classic American fare, this is a solid collection of…
Eating Guide To Los Feliz Where to eat when you\'re in Los Feliz.
Stumble In Drunk, Walk Out Sober Places around town that can help you soak up all the alcohol you consumed so you can wake up without…
71% 100 100 84 Votes

Best of Citysearch

Won for:
Late-Night Dining (2007)
Nominations Nominated for:
24 Hours (2013)
Late-Night Dining (2010)
Breakfast (2007)
Comfort Food (2007)
Salad (2007)
Breakfast (2006)
Comfort Food (2006)
Late-Night Dining (2006)
Salad (2006)
American Restaurant (2005)
Comfort Food (2005)
Late-Night Dining (2005)
Salad (2005)
Get Directions
Your Friends

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Facebook to see what your friends are up to!

Add Blog Post

Add your blog review of Fred's 62 to Citysearch

Do you have a review of Fred's 62 on your blog? If you include the Citysearch image link (shown below) in your post, we'll automatically link to your review from the business profile page. Here's how our Linkback system works:

  • 1. Include our image link in your Fred's 62 review blog post.
  • 2. Citysearch will notice that you're linking to one of our pages. We'll scan your blog.
  • 3. We'll show a link to your blog post from the Fred's 62 page on Citysearch.

The Linkback system is free and automatic. It's really that easy.

Read our FAQ for details.

Image Link

To link to our business profile page, copy the html below to your web page.

Fred's 62 on Citysearch