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Langer's

704 S Alvarado Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
(213) 483-8050
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Ranked #21 of 8,558 restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Diner, Delicatessen
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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San Diego
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

This is the place! Been that was for many years. Just put the name in Google. It is all good except the locations. Next to MacArthur Park in Los Angeles. The restaurant has to close in the late afternoon so that customers can at least feel safe. No need to drive and look for ;parking. Just take the Red or... More

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Las Vegas, NV
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Pastrami Pastrami Pastrami--- that's all you have to know. This is an old fashioned, huge portioned, New York style, deli. Run, don't walk to get the Matzo Ball Soup with Kreplach. If you are on the way to LAX and you need to grab a quick and fantastic sandwich for the plane- this is the place. The fresh bread and... More

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Los Angeles, California
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87 reviews 87 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

ive been trying to to eat pastrami sandwiches elsewhere but, this is by fat the best pastrami sandwich!!! melts in your mouth..plus a side of matzo ball soup!!!

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San Diego
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138 reviews 138 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This place is a must for those traveling through Los Angeles if you are undaunted by the crappy location. The Pastrami and corned beef sandwiches are amazing. The portions are not large but the quality of the food is excellent. They have a very large menu and the service is outstanding. The prices are moderate. You will pay about 12... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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63 reviews 63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Well, being a lover of pastrami sandwiches, we decided to try two of the best rated places in LA for a taste competition. First off, I LOVED the fact that you can order by phone at Langer's and they will deliver to you as you pull curbside-----can't beat that for service!! The sandwich-which is a #19 on order--is absolutely positively... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I know this place has great ratings but see for yourself. If you don't mind taking a risk and getting nothing for your money.pastrami and other deli meats are the most stingy served orders- if you bring your complaint to the owner or his daughter,they become rude,nasty and just do not care.They are cocky and arrogant because they brown nose... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

This probably THE best deli LA has to offer!!! A little pricey, but the sandwiches are so big, its like you're getting two for one.

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Los Angeles, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

While my husband and I live just outside of Los Angeles, we had never been to Langer's in Downtown and so decided to meet there for lunch the other day. We were thrilled at our choice! The #19 pastrami sandwich was just amazing and so large, we planned to split it with a bowl soup and french fries; however, my... More

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Switzerland
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107 reviews 107 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

Absolute a must visit whilst in LA a real traditional Delli. There servings are large though not as ridiculous as NYC but no one will ever leave hungry i promis ! I had the famous 69 sandwich which was delicious and the rye bread simply perfect and very fresh . We. Started with a shared portion of choped liver which... More

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Los Angeles, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

As others on here have said, Langer's lives up to the hype. The pastrami sandwiches are incredibly delicious. Langer's cuts their pastrami thick, and it is lean and juicy. Don't come here for slick decor or fine service.....it's a deli that is only open during the day in an area that looks dicey, but is safe. The restaurant has its... More

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