Entries by Langer's Deli

Langer’s in the LA Weekly

Click here to check out the Langer’s review in the LA Weekly: The best drive-thru food in Los Angeles? … Why settle for a hamburger when you can have Langer’s pastrami? Plus, make sure you check out the Food section on LAWeekly.com for lots of great restaurant information, featuring Jonathan Gold.

Langer’s No. 19 – Olympic Diet?

So says The Los Angeles Times’ Chris Erskine in a recent column on the diminutive size of Team USA’s Olympic gymnasts: One question: Where exactly are the women in women’s gymnastics? I’ve got more meat on my thumb than most of these poor kids. Here’s a tip: The No. 19 at Langer’s Deli — the […]

Langer’s Wins #1 Deli in CityBest Competition!

Thanks to you, our loyal customers and fans, Langer’s Delicatessen-Restaurant has been selected TOP DELI in LOS ANGELES! Voters selected their favorite delis from a wide selection around the Southland; here’s how the final tally came out: Langer’s Delicatessen-Restaurant Brent’s Delicatessen & Restaurant Canter’s Fairfax Nate-n-Al’s Restaurant Art’s Deli Label Table Greenblatt’s Restaurant Fromin’s Restaurant […]

Langer’s at Gateline.com’s Cooking Corner

Langer’s received a very nice mention in the Cooking Corner: Homemade Pastrami article by David W. Cowles, carried by the Peninsula Gateway (www.gateline.com). In the article, which discusses the merits of and tasks behind creating your own pastrami at home, David discusses the historical background of pastrami preparation, its Romanian roots, and the non-controversy over […]

NPR report on MacArthur Park includes Langer’s perspective

Langer’s owner Norm Langer was part of an in-depth look at the MacArthur Park area of Langer’s, which is home to the delicatessen-restaurant. The story focuses on the FBI’s efforts to crack down on gang activity in the area, and includes insight and perspective from Norm: If you’re looking for a fake I.D., MacArthur Park […]

Langer’s in Los Angeles Magazine

Langer’s Delicatessen-Restaurant was privileged to be a part of the “Sweet 16” in Los Angeles Magazine’s “64 Greatest Things about LA” promotion (click here for more info). But we were surprised to see in the June issue (on newsstands now – buy a copy!) a short discussion of our spirited participation in the promotion: Norm […]

Mayor Riordan on Langer’s in the LA Times

Former Los Angeles mayor and restaurant owner Richard Riordan gave an interview published in the LA Times today in which he is quoted as possibly assembling a landmark restaurant consortium – possibly to include Langer’s? Well, you decide: …He’s played with the idea of putting together a group of landmark Los Angeles restaurants for a […]

Langer’s Square Unveiling

Enjoy this short clip documenting the unveiling and dedication of the Langer’s Square signs at the 7th and Alvarado intersection in Los Angeles, in honor of our founder, Al Langer. The event took place January 24, 2008.

Thank you, Los Angeles!

Thanks to all our friends and customers who voted for us in the LA Magazine “64 Greatest Things in LA” competition. We made it to the Sweet 16! We won two rounds and we’re VERY grateful to everyone who took the time to vote for us.

Langer’s Square Dedication – January 24, 2008

Watch the Langer’s Square dedication by Los Angeles City Councilman Ed Reyes (District 1) at the famous Langer’s Delicatessen-Restaurant, a 60-year-plus Los Angeles institution known for its hot pastrami sandwiches worldwide. The City conferred the historic district signage at the intersection of Alvarado and 7th Streets, the location of Langer’s Deli since 1947, when founder […]