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Tommy Pastrami New York Deli

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3751 S Harbor Blvd, Ste B, Santa Ana, CA 92704-7957
+1 714-540-2700
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10:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 10:00 - 15:00
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108 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The real deal deli. This place has incredible pastrami sandwiches!!! I felt like I was in NYC for a couple of seconds cause they are FAST in this place so no messin about. Get your order in as soon as you can! Amazing food amazing service. It's located inside a mall so the NYC feeling goes away as you walk... More 

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Thank Shy P
Medellin, Colombia
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 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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Thank cinco55555
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 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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192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 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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155 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 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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Thank FineDinerPatty
Redondo Beach, California
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235 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 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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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 15:00
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: +1 714-540-2700

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