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Tommy's Original World Famous

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5873 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5610
+1 323-467-3792
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good19%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“chilli” (19 reviews)
“burger” (22 reviews)
“my favorite” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Fast Food
5873 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5610
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed July 27, 2017

I heard a lot about this place before I even came to LA. It was about a block away from the place I was staying to I went over for breakfast one day. I ended up getting a burger and fries for breakfast. I asked...More

Thank S G
Reviewed April 4, 2017

This place will forever be my favorite. I am originally from Texas and lived in California mid 90's for a couple of years. This place stole my heart and stomach! In and Out has NOTHING on these burgers. Since we are on vacation this go...More

Thank TexasGirl1869
Reviewed February 6, 2017

I remember going to Tommy's often. Not sure why I stopped but most likely location. So upon my first visit after many years, I found the burgers to be okay. The chili was a nice touch to the normal mundane burgers you can pick up...More

Thank lowbuxlux
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Pretty good food. A bit pricey but worth checking out. The chili was pretty good. Weird people having around made it uncomfortable.

Thank Steven R
Reviewed May 8, 2016

I grew up in Los Angeles and I still remember the long lines late Saturday night at Tommy's Burgers. I am not even a big hamburger fan, but Tommy's burgers are unlike any other. They feature a huge slice of tomato and a generous serving...More

Thank Cruzin404
Reviewed May 3, 2016

This is the best hamburger by far. I have been to many different burger joints, but none of them even come close to Tommy's!

Thank skelson18
Reviewed March 6, 2016 via mobile

The burger and chilli cheese fries were nothing to write home about but were fine!! The service let the place down it was slow and not very attentive

Thank Zac B
Reviewed July 25, 2015

I have traveled a lot around the USA and always try to find the best hamburger in the various cities. I've enjoyed a lot of great burgers, but my favorite is still Tommy's. Although the restaurants are located primarily in Southern California I understand they...More

1  Thank flyingdiamond
Reviewed July 18, 2015

If visiting southern Ca, and you enjoy burgers, you gotta try a Tommy's chili cheeseburger.... Amazing home-made chili (no beans). Chili cheese fries are most excellent as well. Has not changed in the 30 years since I began eating there while in college. A must...More

3  Thank LifetimePlatinum
Reviewed June 5, 2015

Tommy's has been a quest on my bucket list ever since the film Grandma's Boy filmed in their parking lot. Let's put it this way; with them open 24 hours a day, I could see how I might have visited Tommy's way back in my...More

Thank Smudge R
Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie
stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day,
tourists flock here from around the world to see the
iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to
catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close.
Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas
the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and
hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5873 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-5610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-467-3792
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