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704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
+1 213-483-8050
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastrami” (253 reviews)
“rye bread” (82 reviews)
“coleslaw” (36 reviews)
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American, Diner, Delicatessen, Kosher
$$ - $$$
704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057-4020
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A comforting, warm and happy place. I genuinely believe that good things happen on days that I visit Langer's, it's just a common trend I've noticed in my life.

Thank Anais D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Langer's is a deli that is located in down town Los Angeles. There are very few deli's in the down town area. So if you are really craving deli food and in the area, you can try it. Not the best by far and forget...More

Thank cyandei
Reviewed 3 days ago

Always busy great deli sandwiches made with their WONDRRFUL bread.. Wait staff always helpful ando haso an interesting us to merge base.

Thank Annieis3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a popular lunch spot in LA. The pastrami was good tasting and tender, but not the best. The service was friendly and fast, inside. If you are pressed for time come early or be prepared to stand in line outside. I want with...More

Thank Scott F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Langer's is an old fashion Jewish style deli with ample, juicy pastrami on truly great bread. Wonderful(if crowded) for a lunch downtown.

Thank PBMayor
Reviewed 4 days ago

I've been coming here for over 10 years and while Langer's is best known for their excellent pastrami (also probably the best in LA) I stay with the brisket dip because it is consistently excellent. The prices are comparable to the well known NY delis...More

Thank dnbigelow
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant is a Los Angeles institution and it continues to deserve its reputation... best pastrami in Los Angeles. A great place to go when you're hungry!

Thank kjs47
Reviewed 4 days ago

Well, it is a very famous place for its pastrami sandwich. I was not disappointed and the pastrami sandwich was indeed good. Though it is somewhat expensive for a sandwich. I had half size sandwich and a soup combination because I thought the sandwich was...More

Thank LaCanadaKnight
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I learned about Langers after watching Philip Rosenthal's restaurant review. I set my mind on their classic the original #19 and I'm glad I did, but seeing all of the other mouth watering orders come out to the other tables tempted me to try everything....More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Always love coming here with family or friends to grab the best pastrami sandwich in town. My Dad grew up in NYC and has been to countless NYC delis; after his first bite at Langer's he was convinced it was the best pastrami he's ever...More

Thank Debra W
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Nancy L
Does Norm Langer still slice the Pastrami? Question is from a former employee at Lapaz, Gordon & Henry, Nancy Leverage
18 August 2015|
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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
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
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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