Cole’s is probably best-known for being the “other” home of the original French Dip sandwich, but during their weekday Happy Hour (3-7pm, or Tuesdays all day), it contains something much more important - $1.50 tots. A heaping pile of the world’s most blessed food for only 150 pennies. Oh and their actual French Dip is pretty delicious as well.
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A decent downtown Argentinian spot that's still worth putting into your restaurant rotation.
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Johnny’s West Adams brings an iconic LA all-night institution back to life - with pastrami sandwiches, obviously.
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Bay Cities is a Santa Monica classic that’s been open since 1925. Most importantly, it’s home to The Godmother, Los Angeles’ greatest sandwich.
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