Restaurants

Top Choice Deli in Ventura

Paradise Pantry

On the cafe side of Paradise Pantry you can grab a sandwich, soup, cheese or meat plate in a quietly buzzing atmosphere. On the deli side, you can stock up on supplies for a beach or Channel Island picnic (sandwiche…
Deli in Point Reyes Station

Cowgirl Creamery at Tomales Bay Foods

An indoor marketplace in an old barn sells picnic items, including gourmet cheeses and organic produce. Reserve a spot in advance for the artisanal cheesemaker’s demonstration and tasting ($5); watch the curd-making…
Deli in North Beach & Chinatown

Molinari

Grab a number and a crusty roll, and when your number rolls around, wise-cracking deli staff in paper hats will stuff it with translucent sheets of prosciutto di Parma, milky buffalo mozzarella, tender marinated art…
Deli in Santa Monica

Wexler's Deli

Chef Micah Wexler has worked at some of the top kitchens in town, but his newest venture gets back to basics, with old-school Jewish deli classics. Whether you get house-smoked fish (lox, whitefish, sturgeon) on a b…
Deli in Downtown Los Angeles & Boyle Heights

Wexler's Deli

Chef Micah Wexler's original back-to-basics deli doles out old-school Jewish classics like house-smoked fish, pastrami, corned beef and turkey on an equally tasty mix of breads. It's all served around the counter in…
Deli in Newport Beach

Dory Deli

This hip new beachfront storefront does hot and cold sandwiches like the Rubinstein, Lifeguard Club and the steak-filled Rocky Balboa, plus fresh-caught fish and chips. For breakfast, you could be good and get the y…
Deli in Santa Cruz

Picnic Basket

Across the street from the beach boardwalk, this locavarian kitchen puts together creative sandwiches such as beet with lemony couscous or 'fancy pants' grilled cheese with fruit chutney, plus homemade soups, breakf…
Deli in Los Olivos

Los Olivos Grocery

Eat in for breakfast or lunch (grab a table on the covered porch) or get sandwiches, artisan breads, salads, specialty cheeses, pickles and everything else you’ll need for a vineyard picnic to go. Everything's produ…
Deli in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Nate ̓n Al

Dapper seniors, chatty girlfriends, busy execs and even Larry King have kept this New York–style nosh spot busy since 1945. The huge menu brims with corned beef, lox, matzo-ball soup and other old-school favorites, …
Deli in Big Sur

Big Sur Deli & General Store

With the most reasonable prices in Big Sur, this family-owned deli slices custom-made sandwiches and piles up tortillas with carne asada, pork carnitas, veggies or beans and cheese. The small market carries camping …