One of the original Del Ray institutions, St. Elmo's was established in 1996 and continues to be an iconic neighborhood fixture.
With plenty of outdoor seating and electric patio heaters, you can cozy up with a cup of coffee (or a glass of wine!) and choose from a selection of sweet and savory pastries, breakfast sandwiches, locally sourced yogurts and granolas, and more.
Mon: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Tue: 7:00am - 6:00pm
Wed: 7:00am - 8:00pm*
Thurs: 7:00am - 8:00pm*
Fri: 7:00am- 8:00pm*
Sat: 7:00am - 8:00pm*
Sun: 7:00am - 6:00pm
* Open later when events are scheduled
proudly serving counter culture coffee
For more than 25 years, Counter Culture has been a pioneer of coffee quality and sustainability. Our coffee department continues to cultivate relationships with growers and organizations around the world in order to build trust, improve quality, and foster transparency.
Our full menu is always available in the online ordering section. Our menu features a variety of breakfast, lunch, and evening fare and beverages:
Pastries & bagels
Fresh fruit smoothies
Hot and cold sandwiches
Wine and craft beer
“We really like being in neighborhoods. We love to get visitors from out of town, and we do, but we really want the base of customers to be from the neighborhood.”
—Larry Ponzi, owner