Lunch with dad during the 1960’s…Your first visit to Philippe’s…A special birthday or anniversary celebration at the restaurant…French Dips to go before Dodgers or Lakers games. Share with us the memories you have made at and with Philippe’s! Share and post your favorite Philippe’s memory including our restaurant and/or food for a chance at two field level Dodgers tickets vs. The Cincinnati Reds. Our contest begins Monday, July 27  and runs through Monday, August 10… + Read More

Dolores Chili and Philippe the Original have a relationship that won’t quit.  Their partnership was established in the 1970’s and has been in good rapport for each decade since. Five decades in, and Dolores Chili is still the exclusive chili sold at Philippe’s.  It is available by the cup or bowl, with all the fixings, including: onions, shredded cheddar cheese and a side of crackers. Beans are optional. Dolores Chili is made by Dolores Canning… + Read More

LA Beer Week at Philippe's

During this year’s L.A. Beer Week, Philippe the Original will offer beer lovers more than just tap brew. After carefully selecting the best pairings, Philippe’s will feature five days of French Dip and tap beer matches, from a classic Bud Light, coleslaw and Beef Dip combination, to a bold Pork Dip, potato salad and Angel City IPA. Beginning Monday, June 22, each of the restaurant’s six tap beers will be paired with a sandwich and… + Read More

Philippe's Photo Contest

A lunch date…some sandwiches to go for the Dodgers game…eating breakfast and enjoying coffee with the family — those are just a few Philippe’s inspired, picture-perfect moments. And we’d like to see more. Take a shot of your Philippe’s inspired moment, whether it includes a French Dip or a stack of our homemade Pancakes, and share it with us for your chance at two field level Dodgers tickets. Our contest begins Monday, June 1 at… + Read More


Philippe’s is now officially a partner with 790 KABC AM. The two penned a deal that features an updated billboard at the South Bay Curve on the 405 freeway, showing a signature Philippe’s Dipped Sandwich. KABC is the home of the 2012 and 2014 Stanley Cup Champions, the Los Angeles Kings, that has play-by-play host Nick Nickson and Color Commentator Daryl Evans manning the helm. The station also features various talk radio personalities including: Dr. Drew,… + Read More

Last month, Philippe’s celebrated the retirement of longtime employee and friend, Elias Barajas. Barajas and Philippe’s management announced his official retirement, concluding Barajas’ 48 years of working at Philippe’s alongside four generations of owners.  The news of Barajas’ departure to employees and patrons in April was followed by a retirement dinner honoring their longest working employee. Over his 48 years of employment, Barajas worked his way up from bus boy into management, and is remembered… + Read More

The 3rd Annual Heritage Fest on Sunday, May 3 will include live music, arts, craft beer and French Dipped Sandwiches. Philippe’s will be on-site at Angel City Brewery serving roast beef on midget rolls, a smaller French roll than those used for their regular sandwiches, with Potato Salad for $7. Additionally, Heritage Fest attendees can purchase a small tray of pretzels, pickles, yellow chiles and a pickled egg from Philippe’s for $4. The festival marks Angel City’s… + Read More

For the second season, Dodger Fans throughout the Southland are scrambling for a way to catch their home team’s action. Last year, the baseball club announced the launch of their new cable network, SportsNet L.A., which is only offered by Time Warner Cable and is the only network to air both home and away games. Those with DirecTV, Charter, Cox, DISH, U-Verse of Verizon FiOS are out of luck. So Philippe’s has given Dodger fans… + Read More

Dodgers baseball is back, and fans are gearing up for Opening Day, April 6 versus the San Diego Padres.  Baseball fanatics as well as those just tagging along for the ride are sure to need a pre-game stop to eat and enjoy a few before L.A.’s first home game. Philippe’s will be ready for the pre-game fans — the Bud Light Girls and Angel City Brewery will be on-site — and a French Dip sandwich will be sure to satisfy your craving before… + Read More

Philippe's Pastrami Dip

A hot Pastrami Dip is available now, and for a limited time, at Philippe’s. Guests can now enjoy four and a half ounces of New York Pastrami on a traditional Philippe’s roll. The sandwich is available single-dipped, double-dipped or wet just as the beef, lamb, turkey and ham dips are. Philippe’s worked to perfect the newest menu addition for weeks. Shipped from the Bronx in New York, the meat is made from the navel end and is… + Read More