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Hat

1210 E Imperial Hwy, Brea, CA 92821-5715
714-257-9500
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Ranked #7 of 167 Restaurants in Brea
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Another place my boyfriend brought me too. When we were there it was very busy and customer service was so-so. My food was however really good. I wish I would have tried the famous pastrami. I think I may be coming back someday to try that.

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Anaheim Hills, California
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91 reviews 91 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I've never been to this place before. Today was the first time. You get an immediate whoof of pastrami sent well before you open the door to restaurant. I got a burger and fries. Fries are for at least 2 people. Burger was ok. I'll have to try the pastrami loaded fries as I saw almost everyone sitting near me... More

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Walnut, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We came to this location after a great day at the OC Fair and a great concert there, when we come in, the guy at the cash register is totally bored looking with a stupid look on his face. He has an attitude and cannot stop leaning on the counter like it is the only thing holding him up! We... More

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San Jose, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

When you've been running a successful fast food chain for sixty years you're obviously doing something right! This location is no exception, our third one in SoCal after Pasadena and Simi Valley (and we have seven more to try one day) The Pastrami is piled on high! Be careful about ordering the large fries - there's enough for an entire... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Fast food bliss. One of those places that is not good for you and you know it and you don't care. Love the chili cheese fries and the pastrami burger. Very very good.

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Brea, California
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49 reviews 49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Hat has, hands down, the best pastrami sandwiches anywhere! Not only is the meat good, but the portions are huge! I'll have another some day soon!

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Corning, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Pastrami dip is the best sandwich I've ever had! Absolutely delicious! It is a lot of food; so unless you want leftovers, share the pastrami & chili fries.

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Fullerton, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Find a friend to share with. It is big and messy, but tastes great. Must be due to the high fat content, but good fat means good flavor.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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291 reviews 291 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We had the pastrami & the pastrami burger. Both were prepped great, came out quick & were giant. We also ordered 1 order of fries that could have fed 5 =) What a cool concept & great venue. We'll be back.

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Fullerton, California
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I really like The Hat but don't go very often. Why? The pastrami sandwich, which is the reason to go, is so large that I have to have someone to share it with. It is delicious though.

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