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This cheerful Melrose cafe offers everything from chewy Liège waffles to chef Govind Armstrong’s famous twelve-hour braised short rib grilled cheese.

  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe
  • ROFL Cafe

Lunch or Dinner for Two: Salad, Pizza, Dessert & More

$61 $39 36% off

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  • Choice of two “Nibbles”
  • Choice of two half salads
  • Choice of one pizza to share
  • Choice of one dessert to share
  • Choice of two beverages

What we love

  • Start with two “Nibbles,” whether you prefer mussels with hand-cut fries, tomato butter and preserved lemon aioli; or the house-made meatballs with soft burrata and fresh basil.
  • Salads are piled high with fresh ingredients, from the house salad with roasted chicken and marinated artichokes to the baked tomato salad with olive-oil braised chickpeas and red wine vinaigrette.
  • ROFL’s dedicated pizza chef makes the pies, from pineapple and pancetta to a butternut squash pizza with goat cheese, sage and Applewood smoked bacon.
  • ROFL carries Intelligentsia coffee, fresh-squeezed juices and a variety of teas to complement your meal.
  • For dessert, there’s house-made cheesecake and dense, chewy Liege-style waffles.
  • Located in the former 8 Oz. space on Melrose, ROFL (short for Republic of Laughter) is a casual all-day cafe with inspirational phrases lining the walls inside, and an outdoor patio for dining al fresco.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Friday, February 15, 2013
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable (blackout dates include Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve)
  • Valid for lunch or dinner Monday – Sunday 11AM – 9PM
  • Offer can not be combined with any other discount or promotional offer
  • Offer is valid for lunch or dinner
  • Must be 21 to consume alcohol; valid government ID required
  • Gratuity is not included; we recommend tipping on the full value of the service(s)
  • Tax is not included in this price and will be charged upon redemption


7661 Melrose Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90046

About ROFL Cafe

ROFL Cafe has taken over the former 8 Oz. Burger space and, with it, scored notable 8 Oz. Chef Govind Armstrong to design their menu. The result is an array of all-American breakfast, lunch and dinner dishes executed by Armstrong’s protégé Jacob Wildman (Table 8). You’ll find Liège waffles, salads with locally-sourced ingredients and crispy pizzas from a dedicated pizza maestro. There are also larger plates, like beer-brined chicken and Armstrong’s twelve-hour braised short rib grilled cheese—made famous after a cameo on “Oprah.”

ROFL may be a nod to Internet speak (“rolling on the floor laughing”), but here it officially stands for Republic of Laughter, and operates under the simple philosophy that positivity can make or break your day. The staff here is extra cheerful, and inspirational phrases line the walls. You’ll also find an outdoor patio and a coffee bar featuring direct-trade beans. Enjoy a pour-over cup, a Chemex for two or specialty drinks—from espressos to honey vanilla lattes.

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