Those looking for a real authentic Italian deli stop by this longtime Santa Monica staple for cold cuts, cheeses, and gourmet specialties. The lunchtime crowd take a number and queue up for some of the city's best sandwiches. Order the legendary Godmother ($5.74, small)—piled high with salami, mortadella, Prosciutto, coppa, ham, Provolone cheese, mild or spicy peppers and served on freshly baked, housemade bread.
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1517 Lincoln Boulevard
|Opening hours:||Tue-Sat 9am–7pm, Sun 9am–6pm|
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As close and authentic to home (Little Italy in NYC) as it can get! Amazing salads, breads, pastas and subs!
This place makes me hate Monday's for two reasons 1) it's Monday 2) they're closed. I have waited in line for the fresh bread, patiently but annoyed. The godmother is a thing of beauty that if you scoff at it in my presence, we might not stay friends. This is the place to go to for legit deli food from heaven.
best bread and sandwiches in LA. I've had over 100 and moved my way thru the menu. My favorites are the house-made roast beef, pastrami, and smoked cracked pepper turkey with The Works - onions and + mixed peppers (hot and mild). Staff and owners are all about great customer service!
Great sandwiches! Be ready to get aggressive though. There's usually a ton of people clamoring to place their order. As the old saying goes, "Closed mouths don't get fed!"