1714 N Vermont Ave
Los Feliz - Los Angeles, CA 90027
Originally established as Sarno's Bakery and Italian Restaurant in the early 1940's, this location was served the Los Feliz and Los Angeles area for over 60 years. First as a bakery, then as a restaurant and bakery, Sarno's was the best Italian bakery in the city for many years. The area that is now Rockwell was once housed the massive ovens that were used by the bakery and pastry shop. Sarno's was the first restaurant in Los Angeles to import a true Italian espresso machine and starting serving espresso to the Los Feliz and Hollywood crowd in 1946. Later it became known as Sarno's "caffe del' Opera, where nightly, professional singers, amateur crooners and Hollywood stars alike would gather to sing, Perform and drink fine Italian Chianti!
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