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Langer's

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704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
+1 213-483-8050
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08:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Los Angeles, California
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place has the best pastrami (and rye bread) in the world. Well, OK, Wexler's Deli is also right up there, too, but why argue? Whichever is closer is the one I'll go to. But Langer's is older, so it deserves more love. That's why I say, Make a Pastrami Pilgrimage to Langer's! Pastrami w/chopped liver is my favorite but... More 

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Thank Jon D
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88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My mother was a waitress at Langer's when they first opened well over 50 years ago. The neighborhood has changed but not the food. Still one of best delis in the country. Worth the trip even though the neighborhood feels much like you are in Mexico or Central America. This restaurant was thankfully saved by the subway and people from... More 

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Thank Morris K
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best Corned Beef and Pastrami you could ever hope to eat! The rye bread center is soft and the crust is crusty-just perfect. It's tender, juicy thin sliced and just the right amount. Not ridiculously large like a NY Deli-quality over quantity. Neighborhood is not the best, I would NOT get sandwiches to-go and head over to... More 

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Thank Tunaday
Los Angeles
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118 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

People rave about Langer's but I find it merely okay. The pastrami is thick and rather chunky whereas, I prefer a thinner deli cut. The rye bread is hard and not that tasty. The area is a bit seedy and overall I prefer the deli on Fairfax.

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Thank Deborah Lynn T
Chatsworth, California
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lander'sis deli at its finest. They have been around a long time. There is a reason! I have enjoyed many different dishes here, but my favorite item - lox and bagels! A generous serving of fresh ingredients. Doesn't get any better than this! Langer'shas earned it'sreputation as one of Los Angeles ' top delis,

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Thank SuzanneHolmerSmith
Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

And yet... this was one of the best sandwiches I'd ever had. The vibe is great. Wait staff is perfect. Friendly but all business. Do it. At least once.

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Thank colliegirl101
Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This family owned Deli is in its third generation and serves the best pastrami sandwich in the world. There are arguments as to which is the best deli in America, in LA and there are other worthy contenders but as far as pastrami sandwiches go this is the king. For a little extra order it "extra lean". Or come with... More 

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Thank Sid M
Leesburg, Florida
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

#19 just dead.solid.perfect. Cole slaw and rye bread were super fresh and delicious. Super simple and just plain excellent. A must on your LA bucket list! End of story!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in Los Angeles this past Saturday, had their excellent pastrami. I prefer Canter's for their corned beef but for pastrami in the Los Angeles area, Langer's is it !! FYI, if on the street parking isn't available, they do have a parking lot a block away that offers free parking if ticket is validated at the restaurant. This... More 

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Thank SweetWillie
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been searching for good Jewish soul food since we moved to LA 10 years ago. We found Katella Deli and it's better than any we had found until today. Langer's is a par with the best Jewish delis in New York. We came into town on the metro red line and the stop is less than a block from... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Diner, Delicatessen, Kosher
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:00
Thursday
08:00 - 16:00
Friday
08:00 - 16:00
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 213-483-8050

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?