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The Hat

2300 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-6837
+1 323-721-3656
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastrami” (31 reviews)
“chili fries” (8 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Deli
2300 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-6837
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a nommy pastrami dip! I’ve heard such good things about this place, so I had to finally try it. It did not disappoint. Also had the chili fries, which were also yummy, but I mean... tasted like everyone else’s chili fries... just a massive...More

Thank Mikey B
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Just returned from dinner at The Hat and couldn't wait to review it. My husband and I both had the pastrami sandwiches and we shared an order of French fries. OMG!! The pastrami sandwiches were absolutely wonderful. Lots of perfectly seasoned meat on a soft...More

Thank ibaol
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Arrived on a Sunday at 11:15am, no wait. Order at the counter. Ordering for a family of 2 adults and a 6 year old son. Got a pastrami dip, hot dog, jr hamburger, and fries. Pastrami sandwich was excellent. Not too oily.good balance of mustard,...More

Thank GiantsFanLosAngeles
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Stopped in for lunch with the baby. Very busy at two in the afternoon. Limited parking in the lot. Very limited seating inside. Service was great. Order taken quickly and correctly. Food was delivered in a reasonable amount of time. Food was fantastic.

Thank Chuck8700
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife heard good things about The Hat and we decided to give it a try. We both ordered the pastrami sandwiches and gravy fries. The pastrami sandwich was one of the best I ever had. My wife loved the gravy fries =]...More

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Love the chili cheese fries and the pastrami with dip. when ever i come to the city i cant leave with out making a stop here.

Thank RNA_13
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Years before I had the famous pastrami dip.Been so long since I had it and made me appreciate the work that goes behind the counter. Nice thin shaved pastrami that just melts away. Talk about a small side a fries is a whole bag. Very...More

Thank Leodan A
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I always get the chili cheese pastrami fries when I go to the Hat. It's now on the menu but you can order it. The interior and exterior look like all the other Hat's. Service was fast and friendly, and the food was hot and...More

Thank xQuizx
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Many locations in the state of California, the Monterey Park Restaurant is close to the Metro station. We tried the famous dip and it was very good. They get pretty busy with locals, so at times you may see a line. Order at the counter...More

Thank katork
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

My husband swears by The Hat. Huge portions and more than just pastrami sandwiches. There is truly something for everyone. The staff is friendly and efficient. It's an out of the box authentic LosAngeles must away from the glitz and glitter of Hollywood. It is...More

Thank InspiringMile
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Response from Brenda G | Reviewed this property |
What is good is a matter of taste. I like the burgers at Tops and The Hat. They are a little different, but personally I don't prefer one over the other. The Hat is a little pricier than McDonald's or Jack In The Box, and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2300 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-6837
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: +1 323-721-3656
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