Hoppy Valentine's Day at Philippe's

Who says Valentine’s Day should only be celebrated at a fine dining establishment?  Come to Philippe’s on Valentine’s Day (Tuesday, Feb. 14) for a “Hoppy” Valentine’s Day combo, which includes a pint of Karl Straus Aurora Hoppyalis (IPA), French Dipped sandwich, and choice of side and you will receive $1 off your meal and a complimentary chocolate-dipped Rice Krispies Treat. The combo can include any of the French Dipped Sandwich choices on the menu; Beef, Lamb, Pork, Ham, Turkey or Pastrami. Choice … Read More

Every January since 2011, Philippe’s has been teaming up with Dolores Chili to offer patrons a little something free. It’s become more and more popular and the day many have waited for is finally here, Philippe’s will host the seventh annual Free Chili Day. The first 500 customers at Philippe’s on Tuesday, Jan. 24 beginning at 10:30 a.m. will receive a voucher for a free cup of Dolores chili, with the purchase of a sandwich. Guests will … Read More

Philippe's to Take Stage at LAFW Grand Tasting in Santa Monica

Philippe the Original will dazzle Angelinos during the Los Angles Food & Wine Fest’s Grand Tasting at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, a unique daytime event featuring 25 celebrity chefs (including Philippe’s) and over 200 wines.   On Saturday, Aug. 27 beginning at 11 a.m. in the historic hangar in Santa Monica, Philippe’s will serve over 1,000 attendees with bite-size samples of a few menu items, with a twist or two to match the theme of the show. Philippe’s is … Read More

Take Home a Philippe's Beer Glass During L.A. Beer Week

During this year’s L.A. Beer Week, Philippe the Original will offer beer lovers more than just tap brew. Beginning Saturday, June 18, order any 16-ounce draft beer and take home a Philippe’s beer glass for only $3. Philippe’s menu features some incredible French Dip and tap beer matches, from a classic Bud Light or Golden Road 329 and Turkey or Ham Dip combination, to a bold Pork Dip and Karl Strauss Aurora Hoppyalis IPA. The … Read More

Delicious food in your belly is one of the best things about life. When that food is free it makes things even better. The sixth annual Free Chili Day, sponsored by Dolores Chili, at Philippe’s is finally here. The first 500 customers at Philippe’s on Tuesday, Jan. 26 beginning at 10:30 a.m. will receive a voucher for a free cup of Dolores chili, with the purchase of a sandwich. Guests will receive a voucher at … Read More

Philippe's at L.A. Weekly's Essentials

Having all of Los Angeles’ best restaurants under one roof sounds like a dream.  When Philippe’s is part of that group of elected few, it’s downright “essential.”  LA Weekly presents The Essentials for its 8th year on Saturday Feb. 20 at the California Market Center from 6 to 10 p.m. Philippe’s has a rich history and is the city’s oldest operating restaurant.  Beef and turkey French dips with hot mustard will be served on a … Read More

Petros & Money Live Broadcast at Philippe's

The Petros and Money show stopped by Philippe’s on Wednesday, November 11 for a special Veteran’s Day broadcast. The sports radio duo broadcasted from 3-7 pm at the restaurant and brought in more people inside one of Los Angeles’ most historic restaurants.  They brought their friends, Tim Conway Jr., Vic “The Brick” Jacobs, and even Petros’ dad, John Papadakis.  The team also talked to current UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen. They talked sports, movies, and plenty … Read More

Philippe's Toy Drive

This holiday season, for the first time, Philippe’s is partnering with the Union Rescue Mission to help bring holiday cheer to those in need. Those willing to donate can bring in a new, unwrapped toy to Philippes’ restaurant.  The gifts will go to children and teens in need. Toy or gift donors will also be entered to win one of two $50 Philippe’s gift cards. The inaugural toy and gift drive takes place from Nov. 1 … Read More

LA Noir Ride to Meet at Philippe the Original

The Los Angeles Explorers Club will begin their quarterly bike ride at the Historic Philippe’s.  The “LA Noir” bike adventure will take place Sunday, Nov. 1. Since Philippe’s has such a storied history or more than 100 years, it is the perfect starting point for the journey that will take place through Downtown Los Angeles. The tour starts at a time after Philippe’s journey began. The bike ride will investigate the city’s past through the … 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