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Langer's

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Deli
704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
+1 213-483-8050
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastrami” (376 reviews)
“rye bread” (109 reviews)
“coleslaw” (50 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Diner, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
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1 - 10 of 683 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The sandwiches here are pretty big portions, but pretty basic, and they are great that way! Coleslaw is a couple bucks extra, but fantastic if you've got the bills for it. Breakfast here is good too, and huge. Would recommend!

Thank jeremylesley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an extraordinary experience!. the service was very friendly!! The food was wonderful! The cuisine is original and modern mixed with classic favorites! I have a great love for this special gem! definitely I will come back!

Thank Ambar D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we visit Los Angeles, we must visit Langer's once or twice. The best hot pastrami sandwiches on rye you can get anywhere. Their home made cream soda is a must order for us. Delicious. Service is fast. Generally wait time for seating is not...More

Thank Colleen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is high quality Pastrami. Park for free across 17th st. Order #19, close your eyes and go to Al Langer’s immigrant roots in Russia, and his journey moving from NYC to LA. On your way back get your parking ticket validated, and tell your...More

Thank Borzoo S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking lot full, lots of street (metered) parking. The queue is outside, moves quickly. Very friendly serice staff, hostess a little surly. Pastrami and Corned beef cut a little thicker than NY Delis. Great rye bread. Sandwiches come plain-no sides. Coleslaw $3.50 extra. Chicken soup...More

Thank MMouseMD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the second time out of two tries over two years, Goldbelly, the agent for Langer's for overnight delivery, has failed to deliver as advertised. Twice the shipment has failed to arrive, and twice I was advised to discard the perishable pastrami because it likely...More

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to Langer's once before and it was great, as I recalled. My wife and I had been debating where we had most enjoyed pastrami, and since I had to go downtown, I told her that I would drop by Langer's and pick...More

Thank mike m
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

I didn’t think it was possible, but the pastrami sandwich was the tastiest I ever had. People told me it was so and I didn’t believe it. It’s true! The owner was there and he was very nice!

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I was curious about Langer's after seeing it on the PBS show "I'll Have what Phil's having". He recommended the #19 so that's exactly what I got. I could not be more pleased. It was THE most flavorful (I like big, bold flavors), juicy pastrami...More

Thank George M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

If you want to experience the look and feel of a deli of the good old times, you must drop by at Langer's. The menu is full of old favorites, mostly with an American Jewish slant. Sandwiches are made from scratch, the signature ingredient being...More

Thank PhysicsFoodie
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Response from BOBreviewed | Reviewed this property |
If Norm Langer is the guy who started Langers, he passed away. As to exactly who cuts the goods now, I am guessing it is the person with the big knife and gifted eyes and hands. Levity never (?) hurt anyone. If it is... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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: +1 213-483-8050
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