Beginning Thursday, August 24, Philippe’s is offering fans a chance to win a $110 gift card and four Metrolink round-trip tickets to coincide with the restaurant’s 110th anniversary celebration on October 1. Philippe's Hosts 110th Anniversary Instagram Contest

The 110th Anniversary Celebration Instagram photo contest gives fans a chance to enter their photos of Philippe’s food or the restaurant, from then or now, for a shot at the prize.

Here’s how to enter: 

  • Post your favorite Philippe’s photo, from then or now, on Instagram
  • Use the hashtag #philippes110 in the caption
  • Follow @philippetheog on Instagram
  • Include a brief description of your photo

Example: “Here’s a picture of my dad and I from the late 90’s enjoying a French Dip before the Dodger game. #philippes110”

The contest is a way for fans to share their favorite Philippe’s memories, from the food to the restaurant’s ambiance, as the 110th anniversary draws closer.

On Monday, Oct. 1 from 4-8 p.m., Philippe’s will host live entertainment and offer the public $1.10 beef, pork, ham or turkey dips.

Our management team will pick two winners based on story detail, creativity and ability to follow contest criteria.

The contest ends on Monday, September 24 at 11:59 p.m. Two winners will be chosen and announced on Tuesday, October 2.

Winners will be contacted via the Instagram account they enter the contest through and will be announced on Philippe’s website and social media channels. Winners must pick up their gift card and Metrolink round-trip tickets at the restaurant.

The Metrolink tickets are courtesy of the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA), a long-time partner of Philippe’s. Discover great deals and inspiring itineraries for weekend train travel at

Read the official contest rules here.