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LA's Oldest, Still-Thriving Restaurants, Cafes and Pubs

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Restaurants open and close every day. Trends come and go, chefs move around, tastes change. Despite the poor success rate of restaurants in Los Angeles, there are a good number that have lasted past their early buzz, through their prime and, despite recessions and depressions, are still going strong. Below, a list of the city's oldest, still-thriving restaurants. Did we exclude your favorite? Tell us about it in the comments.

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1. Philippe The Original

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1001 N Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

2. Cole's

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118 E 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

3. The Polo Lounge at The Beverly Hills Hotel

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9641 W Sunset Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

4. Musso & Frank

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6667 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028

5. Pacific Dining Car

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1310 W 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90017

6. Tam O'Shanter

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2980 Los Feliz Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039

7. Formosa Cafe

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7156 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046

8. Taix French Country Cuisine

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1911 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

9. El Cholo

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1121 S Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90006

10. The Galley

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2442 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90405

11. Tom Bergin's Tavern

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840 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

12. Lawry's the Prime Rib

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100 N La Cienega Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90211

13. Pink's Hot Dogs

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709 N La Brea Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038

14. The Apple Pan

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10801 W Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064

15. Langer's

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704 S Alvarado St
Los Angeles, CA 90057

16. Dan Tana's

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9071 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

17. Chaya Brasserie

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8741 Alden Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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1. Philippe The Original

1001 N Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

1001 N Alameda St
Los Angeles, CA 90012

2. Cole's

118 E 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

118 E 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90013

3. The Polo Lounge at The Beverly Hills Hotel

9641 W Sunset Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210

9641 W Sunset Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210

4. Musso & Frank

6667 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

6667 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028

5. Pacific Dining Car

1310 W 6th St, Los Angeles, CA 90017

1310 W 6th St
Los Angeles, CA 90017

6. Tam O'Shanter

2980 Los Feliz Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039

2980 Los Feliz Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90039

7. Formosa Cafe

7156 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046

7156 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90046

8. Taix French Country Cuisine

1911 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026

1911 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90026

9. El Cholo

1121 S Western Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90006

1121 S Western Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90006

10. The Galley

2442 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405

2442 Main St
Santa Monica, CA 90405

11. Tom Bergin's Tavern

840 S Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

840 S Fairfax Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90036

12. Lawry's the Prime Rib

100 N La Cienega Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211

100 N La Cienega Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90211

13. Pink's Hot Dogs

709 N La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038

709 N La Brea Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90038

14. The Apple Pan

10801 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064

10801 W Pico Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90064

15. Langer's

704 S Alvarado St, Los Angeles, CA 90057

704 S Alvarado St
Los Angeles, CA 90057

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16. Dan Tana's

9071 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

9071 Santa Monica Blvd
West Hollywood, CA 90069

17. Chaya Brasserie

8741 Alden Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90048

8741 Alden Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90048

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