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Tommy Pastrami New York Deli

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3751 S Harbor Blvd, Ste B, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7957
714-540-2700
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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a hankering for corned beef and pastrami. Tommy did not disappoint. Great Deli meat, cole slaw, knish and sour pickles. Best in Orange county.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

You will find the eponymous Tommy behind the counter and he will make you feel like a local. Very good pastrami, lean and well seasoned, served on house made rye, mustard on the tables, dill pickles with serious crunch. Interesting potato salad with olives, eggs, pimentos and outstanding cole slaw. A bit pricey but worth it.

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Thank SantaFeRetiree
Diamond Bar, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We ate lunch here with friends, and everyone really enjoyed it. Friendly service with quality food. You can't go wrong.

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Thank Kirk F
Costa Mesa, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

This place has the best pastrami and corned beef sandwiches. They explained the difference to me at one point, which I promptly forgot. But I do remember that they are both great! Skip the celery soda. Yuck. They have a line of in-bottle sodas, some of which are better than others. They keep big bottles of deli mustard on the... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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225 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

I bet Donald Trump wished he could make a stellar sandwich shop like this, but he hasn't ... The owner Tommy makes by far the best pastrami sandwiches outside of NYC on the most scrumptious NY Double-Baked Rye you'll ever taste. I won't vote for 'The Donald', but I'll always vote for 'Tommy' Pastrami. FIVE CLAWS UP!!!!! Thanks. Joe the... More 

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Thank goriajk
Irvine, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

if your looking for a lunch place this is good place for lunch pastrami a little greasy, but standard lunch fare

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Thank 4buffalo
Santa Ana, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

I've been wanting to try a NY pastrami sandwich for a long time. Every time I watch the Food network or the Travel Channel regarding the best sandwiches, the NY pastrami is always in the top 10. Since going to Tommy's, I can see why. Incredible sandwich and I'll be coming back for more in the near future.

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Delft, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

This place for those who want to eat stomach full at a cheap rate. I don't know what these guys are made up of. After finishing one casual lunch of theirs I never wanted to have any food for the whole day. Good quality, still cheap food.

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Diamond Bar, California
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176 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

First time here for us, and we were surprised at how good this place is. Couldn't ask for more. The prices are very reasonable. Where else can you get a 100% beef NY style hot dog for only $3.50? Service was excellent & friendly

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Thank Kirk F
Fountain Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I am blown away each time I visit Tommy's. I am from NY, Brooklyn & love the NY Deli meats, bread & the stuff that screams NY! The pastrami is out of this world, so is the brisket & corned beef. The bread & Swiss cheese, delicious! My favorite is the reuben, but I love getting half of a brisket... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Delicatessen, Kosher
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3751 S Harbor Blvd, Ste B, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7957
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Santa Ana
  • Phone Number: 714-540-2700

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