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The Oinkster

2005 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-1238
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Ranked #181 of 8,565 Restaurants in Los Angeles
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Guadalajara, Mexico
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If you want to try a gourmet hamburguer and fabulous onion rings..this is the place. Big and tasty burguers, they made their own ketchup (they even had one with chipotle), crispy fries and refreshing draft beer. The staff was super nice. I want to eat there again and try the pulled pork.

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Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Manila lumpia burger - talk of the town - different- ground beef w/ shrimp mixture on pandesal so yum! Oinster pastrami- DELISH! Belgian fries twice fried need I say more w/ garlic aioli. Mayan shake heaven.

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Pasadena, California
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Love pastrami! And for me, this is the best! Also the garlic dip for the fries. Been to a few pastrami places, so far, remains the favorite. Nice seating outside, and the staff are friendly and always helpful.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Decided to check this place out after seeing it on Diners Drive-ins and Dives. The ambiance was definitely much better than the food; they had a couple tv's with sports on, the place was lively with conversation and there was a large outdoor patio. It was cool that they had their own beer on tap and a few options to... More

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Los Angeles, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Great combination~vanilla shake and Oinkster pastrami. Hi Eric! On the opposite end of Colorado Blvd of the Eagle Rock Plaza. Will return.

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Issaquah, Washington, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Didn't mind the crowds; it was the sign of a popular eatery. The food was delicious; we could have ordered less and had plenty. Pastrami was excellent and the service was very friendly.

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Santa Clarita, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

We had the Oinkster Pastrami and the Oinkster fries, oh and the burger with bacon. All the bomb. The line to get in looks long, but it went very quick. Just could not decide when we got to the front. They need more menus on line. Too many choices, too little stomach space. There is always next time. And there... More

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Temple city
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Well, just to be honest, they have those high chairs and the wooden planks coming out from the wall that they call a table, I just don't like that. It's really uncomfortable. One time I almost fell!

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Los Angeles, California
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Two pastrami sandwiches and one hamburger later, we were happy that we finally came here after all this time. The staff is really friendly, the sides are good. Pastrami was really tasty, just the right kind of spices and you MUST have it on rye!! The burger was so juicy and delicious, perfectly done at MEDIUM, not overcooked. Pretty good... More

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Sugar Land, Texas, United States
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91 reviews 91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Love, love, love The Oinkster! Great patio, great burgers, yummy shakes and malts, relaxed atmosphere. My favorite place along a great strip of eateries.

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Additional Information about The Oinkster

Address: 2005 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-1238
Phone Number: 323-255-6465
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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