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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.

Where: 720 N. Virgil Ave, Los Angeles
Cost: $7.75
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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.

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.

Where: Local rotating schedule found here.
Cost: $9
—Eric Gonzales, Facebook

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.

Where: Locations throughout LA
Cost: $1.39 each
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9. Warm croissant bread pudding at Masa of Echo Park.

Where: 1800 West Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles
Cost: $8.95
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10. Dollar Filipino street food and melon juice at Dollar Hits.

Where: 2422 Temple Street, Los Angeles
Cost: $1 per stick, $1 for juice
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11. Popcorn bacon — deep fried chunks of bacon with maple crema — from Black Hogg.

Where: 2852 Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles
Cost: $8
—Rose Ermer, Facebook

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.

Where: 5183 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles
Cost: $5.75
Janitn

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.

Where: 1387 Westwood Blvd, Los Angeles
Cost: $4 for a small
—Stephanie Taylor, Facebook

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.

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

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.

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.

Where: 926 Broxton Avenue, Westwood
Cost: $1.75
—Mariah Cohen, Facebook

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