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When you somehow rope yourself into dinner with a friend you don’t see too often, use this list.
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17 counter-service spots that are perfect for when you’re tired of eating in your Toyota Camry.
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International Market Grill
Ignore the generic name—International Market Grill inside a Jon's Supermarket serves solid Persian food for a great price and freshly baked sangak bread you can buy by the foot.
Saffron Food Mart
Saffron Food Mart in Torrance is a rare oasis for great Persian food in the South Bay—get the kebabs, stews, or a tongue sandwich.
Dave's Hot Chicken
Dave's Hot Chicken used to be one of the better Nashville-style hot chicken spots in LA, but those days are long gone.
Bang Bang Noodles
If you're looking for a quick lunch in Culver City that isn't a sad salad, the handle-pulled noodles at Bang Bang are worth tracking down.
Ditroit is an excellent Mexican spot in the Arts District, and the more casual sibling restaurant to Damian.
Ggiata West Hollywood
Ggiata is the best sandwich shop in West Hollywood. Plan accordingly.
Hollywood Shawarma is a Middle Eastern spot on the Walk of Fame that makes incredible shawarma wraps.
Santa Monica's Layla Bagels is the Courage Bagels rival the Westside needed.
Earle's On Crenshaw
One of the most famous hot dog stands in South LA, Earle's offers great char-broiled dogs with house chili.
Yang’s Kitchen is a modern Taiwanese restaurant in Alhambra with food that everyone needs to experience.
Wahlburgers is a solid fast-food chain that serves greasy burgers, boozy shakes, and beer.
Hart House is a plant-based fast-casual chain with mediocre vegan burgers but solid "chicken" sandwiches.
Palace Seafood is a solid dim sum option on the Westside.
Maison Matho is a French walk-up window in East Hollywood with simple, well-executed sandwiches.
Yeastie Boys Bagels
Yeastie Boys is a food truck that makes delicious, loaded bagel sandwiches.
Borekas Sephardic Pastries
This takeout window in Sherman Oaks serves nothing but perfectly decadent bourekas, and that's perfectly fine by us.
Massis Kabob is an Armenian fast-casual spot with solid grilled meats and sides.
Tony's Barbecue of Alhambra
Tony's BBQ is a good order-at-the-counter Filipino spot in Alhambra.
Hamburguesas Uruapan is a food truck in Compton that serves fully loaded Mexican-style burgers.