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18 Excellent Corned Beef Plates in Los Angeles

Suzanne Goin does corned beef at Tavern on St. Patrick's Day, but Tom Bergin's does corned beef poutine... every day.

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As far as food holidays go, St. Patrick's Day oftentimes gets overlooked. When we think of food and beverage products from Ireland, it's hard to think beyond proper nouns (Guinness and Jameson come to mind) and potatoes. But the thought of corned beef sounds really good right around this time of year — or, if you're a fan of the uniquely savory, peppery meat, corned beef sounds good just about all the time. On everything.

Some chefs break it out just for St. Patrick's Day, some chefs put it on top of nachos, and of course some of the best sandwiches in the city use it as their main ingredient, so here's a list of 18 places to get corned beef in Los Angeles, whether it's only on St. Patrick's Day, or year-round.

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1. Langer's Delicatessen-Restaurant

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704 S Alvarado St
Los Angeles, CA 90057
(213) 483-8050
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Sure, there’s the standard #19, but have you tried the #88? It’s a corned beef party — and sauerkraut, swiss cheese and Russian dressing are all invited inside a house of grilled rye. If you’re feeling knife-and-forkish, the corned beef is also available as a dinner with steamed cabbage.

2. Belcampo Meat Co.

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317 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 625-0304
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The good folks at Belcampo Meat Co. aren’t just celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a corned beef and cabbage meal (which is sure to be made with humanely raised beef), but also the butcher shop and food stand's first birthday on St. Patrick’s Day by offering up free cups of bone broth. (St. Patrick’s Day only)

3. Canter's Delicatessen

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419 N Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 651-2030
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Fear not if your St. Patrick’s Day festivities end late without a taste of corned beef: The Fairfax institution has flaky-yet-juicy corned beef sandwich as well as a corned beef and cabbage plate served 24 hours a day.

4. Casey's Irish Pub

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613 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90017
This Downtown pub and USC alumni favorite actually does serve something besides alcohol: Corned beef and cabbage rounds out a menu of Steak and Potato Pie, Bangers and Mash and other pub favorites.

5. continental

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4301 Riverside Drive
Burbank, CA 91505
Continental is just settling into its new digs in Toluca Lake, but it's also cooking up braised corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day and pairing it with a Spiced Apple Cider & Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey shot. (St. Patrick’s Day only) (Photo courtesy of Lawrence Moore & Associates / Continental)

6. Finn McCools

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2702 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90404
(310) 452-1734
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This Santa Monica sports bar (with a bar literally imported from Ireland) features an extensive list of Irish whiskeys in addition to a corned beef and cabbage dish served with champ.

7. Greenblatt's Delicatessen & Fine Wine Shop

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8017 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 656-0606
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Corned beef at Greenblatt’s isn’t just a special: it’s on the restaurant’s “Bucket List.” If you purchase a bottle of wine from the shop downstairs, corkage is free — because sometimes all you need with your corned beef Rachel sandwich is to wash it down with a smoky Syrah.

8. Griffins Of Kinsale

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1007 Mission St
South Pasadena, CA 91030
(626) 799-0926
Corned beef and cabbage isn’t the only thing on the menu at this authentic Irish pub. In addition to the St. Patrick’s Day favorite, there’s also Boxty (a type of potato pancake) and champ (mashed potatoes with scallion and butter) for those who are truly homesick for Eire. (Photo courtesy of EatingLA.com.)

9. Mickey McColgan's

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934 Hermosa Ave
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
(310) 372-9700
Mickey McColgan’s serves up corned beef Reuben sliders in addition to a full on corned beef reuben sandwich, and it might be the only place in town where you could get your Reuben with a side of quinoa, or corned beef nachos.

10. Molly Malone's Irish Pub

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575 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 935-1577
Fairfax District’s pub named after a famous Irish folk song doesn’t sell cockles and mussels, but they do have an affordably priced corned beef sandwich on rye in addition to live music. Tickets to Molly Malone’s St. Patrick’s Day will run you $10 apiece.

11. Nate 'n Al Delicatessen

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414 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 274-0101
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Nate’n Al’s corned beef sandwich doesn’t skimp on the goods — the rye takes on a parabolic shape from the sheer amount of meat and slaw stuffed into the sandwich at this Beverly Hills mainstay.

12. Tam O'Shanter

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2980 Los Feliz Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039
(323) 664-0228
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The Lawry’s Restaurant group might sell prime rib at their small chain of pubs, but they also have a stellar corned beef and cabbage on the menu that comes with spicy English mustard.

13. Tavern Restaurant

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11648 San Vicente Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(310) 806-6464
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On St. Patrick’s Day, Chef Suzanne Goin will be offering up her rendition of corned beef and cabbage at Tavern, the Larder at Tavern and the Larder at Burton Way. The menu is also available for take-out with 48-hours advance notice. (St. Patrick’s Day only)

14. The Pikey

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7617 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046
(323) 850-5400
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Chef Ralph Johnson and his team at The Pikey will be serving a traditional St. Patrick’s Day rendition of corned beef that comes with pease pudding (a type of split-pea porridge) and dumplings.

15. The Wilde Thistle

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3456 Motor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034
(310) 730-6208
The Culver City café named after everyone’s favorite 19th century dandy also has a “Wilde Reuben” sandwich that, like its namesake, is a bit untraditional. The Thistle’s rendition uses cheddar cheese and housemade slaw. They'll also be celebrating St. Patrick's Day with dishes of corned beef and cabbage.

16. Tom Bergin's

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840 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 936-7151
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This Irish gastropub has been around for ages, and they’ve got the corned beef market virtually cornered; think corned beef and cabbage, corned beef sandwiches and... corned beef poutine.

17. Venice Whaler Bar & Grill

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10 Washington Blvd
Venice, CA 90292
(310) 821-8737
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This Venice-based institution is serving up corned beef and cabbage alongside all of its mainstay favorites on the menu this St. Patrick’s Day. Why not take in St. Patrick’s Day with a view? (St. Patrick’s Day only) (Photo courtesy of Lawrence Moore & Associates / Venice Whaler)

18. Wexler's Deli

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317 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013
(213) 624-2378
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Micah Wexler makes some of the best corned beef sandwiches in the city. Whether you’re a purist (the Boyle Heights sandwich is a no-frills corned beef and mustard on rye) or more fond of the Reuben, Wexler’s Deli has you covered. Don’t forget to pick up a chocolate phosphate or celery soda with your order.

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1. Langer's Delicatessen-Restaurant

704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057
Sure, there’s the standard #19, but have you tried the #88? It’s a corned beef party — and sauerkraut, swiss cheese and Russian dressing are all invited inside a house of grilled rye. If you’re feeling knife-and-forkish, the corned beef is also available as a dinner with steamed cabbage.
704 S Alvarado St
Los Angeles, CA 90057

2. Belcampo Meat Co.

317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013
The good folks at Belcampo Meat Co. aren’t just celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a corned beef and cabbage meal (which is sure to be made with humanely raised beef), but also the butcher shop and food stand's first birthday on St. Patrick’s Day by offering up free cups of bone broth. (St. Patrick’s Day only)
317 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013

3. Canter's Delicatessen

419 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Fear not if your St. Patrick’s Day festivities end late without a taste of corned beef: The Fairfax institution has flaky-yet-juicy corned beef sandwich as well as a corned beef and cabbage plate served 24 hours a day.
419 N Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90048

4. Casey's Irish Pub

613 S. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90017
This Downtown pub and USC alumni favorite actually does serve something besides alcohol: Corned beef and cabbage rounds out a menu of Steak and Potato Pie, Bangers and Mash and other pub favorites.
613 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90017

5. continental

4301 Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA 91505
Continental is just settling into its new digs in Toluca Lake, but it's also cooking up braised corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick’s Day and pairing it with a Spiced Apple Cider & Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey shot. (St. Patrick’s Day only) (Photo courtesy of Lawrence Moore & Associates / Continental)
4301 Riverside Drive
Burbank, CA 91505

6. Finn McCools

2702 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90404
This Santa Monica sports bar (with a bar literally imported from Ireland) features an extensive list of Irish whiskeys in addition to a corned beef and cabbage dish served with champ.
2702 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90404

7. Greenblatt's Delicatessen & Fine Wine Shop

8017 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Corned beef at Greenblatt’s isn’t just a special: it’s on the restaurant’s “Bucket List.” If you purchase a bottle of wine from the shop downstairs, corkage is free — because sometimes all you need with your corned beef Rachel sandwich is to wash it down with a smoky Syrah.
8017 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046

8. Griffins Of Kinsale

1007 Mission St, South Pasadena, CA 91030
Corned beef and cabbage isn’t the only thing on the menu at this authentic Irish pub. In addition to the St. Patrick’s Day favorite, there’s also Boxty (a type of potato pancake) and champ (mashed potatoes with scallion and butter) for those who are truly homesick for Eire. (Photo courtesy of EatingLA.com.)
1007 Mission St
South Pasadena, CA 91030

9. Mickey McColgan's

934 Hermosa Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Mickey McColgan’s serves up corned beef Reuben sliders in addition to a full on corned beef reuben sandwich, and it might be the only place in town where you could get your Reuben with a side of quinoa, or corned beef nachos.
934 Hermosa Ave
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254

10. Molly Malone's Irish Pub

575 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Fairfax District’s pub named after a famous Irish folk song doesn’t sell cockles and mussels, but they do have an affordably priced corned beef sandwich on rye in addition to live music. Tickets to Molly Malone’s St. Patrick’s Day will run you $10 apiece.
575 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

11. Nate 'n Al Delicatessen

414 N Beverly Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Nate’n Al’s corned beef sandwich doesn’t skimp on the goods — the rye takes on a parabolic shape from the sheer amount of meat and slaw stuffed into the sandwich at this Beverly Hills mainstay.
414 N Beverly Dr
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

12. Tam O'Shanter

2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039
The Lawry’s Restaurant group might sell prime rib at their small chain of pubs, but they also have a stellar corned beef and cabbage on the menu that comes with spicy English mustard.
2980 Los Feliz Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039

13. Tavern Restaurant

11648 San Vicente Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90049
On St. Patrick’s Day, Chef Suzanne Goin will be offering up her rendition of corned beef and cabbage at Tavern, the Larder at Tavern and the Larder at Burton Way. The menu is also available for take-out with 48-hours advance notice. (St. Patrick’s Day only)
11648 San Vicente Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90049

14. The Pikey

7617 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Chef Ralph Johnson and his team at The Pikey will be serving a traditional St. Patrick’s Day rendition of corned beef that comes with pease pudding (a type of split-pea porridge) and dumplings.
7617 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90046

15. The Wilde Thistle

3456 Motor Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90034
The Culver City café named after everyone’s favorite 19th century dandy also has a “Wilde Reuben” sandwich that, like its namesake, is a bit untraditional. The Thistle’s rendition uses cheddar cheese and housemade slaw. They'll also be celebrating St. Patrick's Day with dishes of corned beef and cabbage.
3456 Motor Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90034

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16. Tom Bergin's

840 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036
This Irish gastropub has been around for ages, and they’ve got the corned beef market virtually cornered; think corned beef and cabbage, corned beef sandwiches and... corned beef poutine.
840 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

17. Venice Whaler Bar & Grill

10 Washington Blvd, Venice, CA 90292
This Venice-based institution is serving up corned beef and cabbage alongside all of its mainstay favorites on the menu this St. Patrick’s Day. Why not take in St. Patrick’s Day with a view? (St. Patrick’s Day only) (Photo courtesy of Lawrence Moore & Associates / Venice Whaler)
10 Washington Blvd
Venice, CA 90292

18. Wexler's Deli

317 S Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013
Micah Wexler makes some of the best corned beef sandwiches in the city. Whether you’re a purist (the Boyle Heights sandwich is a no-frills corned beef and mustard on rye) or more fond of the Reuben, Wexler’s Deli has you covered. Don’t forget to pick up a chocolate phosphate or celery soda with your order.
317 S Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90013

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