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23 Delicious Los Angeles Eats That Are Worth Every Penny

Here's what to feast on for under $10. (Besides In 'n' Out!)

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We recently shared a few of our favorite foods under $10 in and around Los Angeles — and then we asked the BuzzFeed Community to share theirs. Here’s what they said.

1. A French dip sandwich at Philippe The Original.

Where: 1001 N. Alameda Street, Los Angeles

Cost: A regular French Dip is $6.75

—Carl Hossli, Facebook

2. The rice bowl — with sorrel pesto, radish, feta cheese, and poached egg — at SQIRL.

3. A slice of maple custard from The Pie Hole.

Where: 714 Traction Avenue, Los Angeles

Cost: $6.25

—Kendall Allen, Facebook

4. Dynamite Fries at Oi Asian Fusion.

Facebook: oi.asian.fusion

Where: 7242 Canoga Avenue, Canoga Park

Cost: $4

—Martha Reuben Tumbokon, Facebook

5. Macarons from ‘Lette Macarons.

Where: Locations in Beverly Hills, Little Tokyo, and Glendale

Cost: $1.95 each

—Ashley Mae Mangalindan-Santos, Facebook

6. The fried chicken biscuit with Sriracha honey and egg from Free Range food truck.

7. A dozen cheese pastries from Porto's Bakery.

Where: Locations in Burbank, Glendale, and Downey

Cost: $.75 cents each

—Angelica Alumia, Facebook

8. Carne asada and al pastor tacos from King Taco.

9. Warm croissant bread pudding at Masa of Echo Park.

Facebook: Masa-of-Echo-Park

Where: 1800 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles

Cost: $8.95


10. Dollar Filipino street food and melon juice at Dollar Hits.

11. Popcorn bacon — deep fried chunks of bacon with maple crema — from Black Hogg.

12. Dole whip soft serve at Brian's Shave Ice.

Where: 11301 W. Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Cost: $2.75 to $4.75, depending on size

—Nikki Sun, Facebook

13. Thai boat noodles at Sapp Coffee Shop.

Flickr: djjewelz

Where: 5183 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles

Cost: $5.75


14. Specialty donuts — like maple bacon or Fruity Pebbles — at California Donuts.

Where: 3540 W 3rd Street, Los Angeles

Cost: $2 to $3

—Joey Reynoso, Facebook

15. Dollar tacos from El Chato taco truck.

Where: 5300 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles

Cost $1 each

—Chris Kevin, Facebook

16. A scoop of saffron pistachio at Saffron & Rose Ice Cream.

17. The Scott Baioli dog — smoked bacon, cheese, caramelized onions, and garlic aioli — at DogHaus.

Where: Locations in and around LA, including Canoga Park and Burbank

Cost: $5

—Marie Tyler, Facebook

18. A bowl of Daikoko ramen at Daikokuya.

Flickr: cherrylet

Where: 327 E 1st Street, Los Angeles

Cost: $9.50

—Adam Zane Cook, Facebook

19. Cheese pupusas at Sarita’s Pupuseria.

Where: 317 S. Broadway | Grand Central Market

Cost: About $3 each


20. The Spanish Godfather sandwich — ham, tomato, chorizo, manchego, and veggies — at Ink Sack.

Flickr: foodiebuddha

Where: 8360 Melrose Avenue #107, Los Angeles

Cost: $6

—Kevin Rodriguez, Facebook

21. Red velvet cake at Doughboys.

Where: 8136 W. Third Street, Los Angeles

Cost: $6

—Rigo Perez, Facebook

22. Steamed buns and duck fat fries from The Bun Truck.

Facebook: thebuntruck

Where: 151 North Western Avenue, Los Angeles

Cost: Buns are $3, duck fat fries are $5

—Katie Marone, Facebook

23. An ice cream and cookie sandwich from Diddy Riese.

Flickr: tobin

Where: 926 Broxton Avenue, Westwood

Cost: $1.75

—Mariah Cohen, Facebook

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