The Low Down
Know Before You Go: The sinus-clearing hot mustard gives Philippe's French-dipped sandwiches their powerful, distinctive flavor. If you want to add a culinary punch to any meal, you can buy this combustible condiment by the jar at the restaurant.
The Extras: Private rooms are available for large groups and tours. Please call ahead for reservations and details.
The Extras: Private rooms are available for large groups and tours, and the enclosed booths are perfect for power lunches. Please call ahead for reservations and details.
Rants, Raves & Reviews
by KidScore at KidScore
Philippe the Original is home to one of Los Angeles best French Dip sandwiches. This order-at-the-counter dining establishment features affordable pr...
By beckiz480958273 at Citysearch
Love their franch dip sandwich!! Read More
By XperTee at Citysearch
Home of the original French dip sandwich. Get the French dip sandwich double dip or single dip depending how juicy you want it Read More
By dang171213520 at Citysearch
One of the claimed originators of the French Dip, this place is delicious and a nice detour from more typical dining, with it's retro feel. Read More
By ac1972720973 at Citysearch
WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE???? I've been to Phillpe's for over 50 years! Not that often, but enough to see a big difference over time. Went ther... Read More
By meleahk at Citysearch
The sandwiches here are well worth stopping for. An interesting little place with lots of character. Had the beef dip and was surprised it wasn't a... Read More