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Canter's Deli

419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-1716
+1 323-651-2030
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“corned beef” (48 reviews)
“matzo ball soup” (46 reviews)
“sandwich” (65 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-1716
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The pastrami sandwich is the absolute business. Theres no need to elaborate just go and eat one. The decor is old school and I like it.

Thank Becky K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family went to Canter’s for a late lunch and we were starving. We went to the right place, because the servings were large. My son had Matzo Ball soup and the deli trio, which were Pastrami, corned beef and brisket sandwiches. He also had...More

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us stopped here late after an evening of entertainment. We were very hungry. Two of us split a Pastrami Sandwich. One person ordered eggs. and another the everything bagel with lox and cream cheese. Canter's wasn't very busy and the food came...More

Thank Mazuza2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I imagine Canters has not changed in over 60 years. They have other cuisines beside Jewish but the cabbage rolls were delicious as was the large dill pickle! The pastrami on rye was excellent. We bought poppy streusel to take away.

Thank Anita T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly the best sandwich I have ever had ! Salt beef yeah baby Great staff great surroundings Wish I could bring you to the 🇬🇧 A real gem amongst fast food chain heaven. Can’t wait to come back.

Thank JFish72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back again. This time not as hungry as last. So, I thought I would try the meatball in cabbage appetizer. Whoa, it was huge. And the gravy was a sweeter gravy. This was a meal. It is available as a meal with 2 meatballs. that...More

Thank Mannkmm
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We walked in hungry, but after a pastrami & cheese on rye and a BLT walked out loosening our belts. The old-world vibe is the icing on the cake. Speaking of which, I wish I'd saved room for dessert!

Thank Paul_Har
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I seriously can tell that the food are great and the customer service is terrific. I truly believe that strawberry cheesecake was scrumptious but pastrami was ordinary. Had a superb time! I likely will visit again.

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

For eat in or take out...this place as been a staple of my los angeles life. The corn beef, pastrami, potato salad and coleslaw are a must order. A secret shared only with close friends...the race trace cake, slightly warmed...and we have a smiling faces

Thank mspitzer18
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

An authentic Deli is sadly becoming extinct. Thankfully Canter’s has been offering LA residence great Deli since 1931. As a young child my mother took us here on Weekends after a visit to Farmer’s Market. We still dine in and very öfter order bread, meats,...More

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Margaret M
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Response from Caruttah | Reviewed this property |
I dont know but its a fantastic cake
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24 hours!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036-1716
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 323-651-2030
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