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Langer's

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704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
(213) 483-8050
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Los Angeles
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Another old school LA choice. Takes me back in time to my grandmother's old cafe. No matter what anyone tells you, THIS is the best pastrami in town. My only regret is that they are NOT open at night and closed on Sundays, but they do have a really easy drive by service when you can't stop by. Highly recommended!

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Thank VickiLosAngeles
CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is an old treasure that screams to be supported by locals and visitors. I felt unoriginal ordering the popular #19 but was NOT disappointed AT ALL. Pastrami on rye is the best I've had in years. The booths reminded me of eating out with my parents... loved every minute and every morsel.

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San Diego
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As a New Yorker, I am very picky about my pastrami. I grew up with Katz's, the Stage, and many other delis. I have to say, Langers has the best pastrami of them all. Located in an area that is undergoing major change, you walk in and you think you have been transported to another time. Our waitress Eveline was... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best pastrami sandwich in Los Angeles! The rye bread is made by Langers and does not get soggy or stick to the top I'd your mouth. They will also deliver across the country if you have a craving for a good pastrami sandwich and can't get one where you live.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off here with my partner to grab some breakfast! We both throughly enjoyed our food. Service was great also! Will definitely return before the end of our trip.

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NORTHRIDGE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best pastrami...period, the famous #17. Its spectacular. Very nice cozy diner feel. Service always 5/5. Parking is validated across the street with purchase. Also great fries. Very diverse menu. Wish I could eat every week, but I'd gain 50 pounds a month.

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St. Helena, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Number two must place to eat in LA. Very popular with long lines waiting to get in. Food was terrific. Service was a little rushed, trying to turn over the seats to more customers. Resturant guy directing traffic was a little rude when we had a friend visiting our table. Pastrami sandwich was excellent. For senior citizens this restaurant is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Got to LA early and was told this was the place to go for an excellent omelet. There was not a crowd and our food came out hot and pronto. Hubby got the Hot Pastrami and Swiss. It was to die for.

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Marina del Rey, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Langer's is a Los Angeles landmark. It was almost lost to us, but we begged and Langer's is still here for all of us to enjoy. It is like a deli in that it has great deli sandwiches, but there is so much more to be had. The menu is extensive and they have great items from breakfast though dinner.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has some of the tastiest sandwiches, especially the pastrami. The service is excellent and the restaurant has a relaxed atmosphere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Delicatessen, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: (213) 483-8050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?