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French Restaurant$$
Today 11:00 am – 1:00 am
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118 E 6th St Los Angeles, CA 90013
118 E 6th StUSCALos Angeles90013
$$French Restaurant, Sandwich ShopToday 11:00 am – 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmTuesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmWednesday 11:00 am – 10:00 pmThursday 11:00 am – 11:00 pmFriday 11:00 am – 12:00 amSaturday 11:00 am – 1:00 amSunday 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
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Landmark saloon known for French dip sandwiches & classic cocktails, plus hidden speakeasy in back.- Google
People talk about mac and cheese, french dip sandwich, bacon potato salad, spicy garlic and pecan pie
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Coleman Vurbeff
reviewed a month ago
Great restaurant in the historic core. The sign above the building is awesome and walking down the steps into the dark atmosphere of the restaurant is something different and fun! I've been four times and have not had a bad experience. The French dip is awesome!
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Courtney Overgaard
reviewed 2 weeks ago
Been here last weekend and had a pizza and found that this place is having one of the best pizzas, I am very delighted with the taste but the poor service made my day a horrible one, the waitress was so rude that she dint even bothered to come back to us and check if something needed....
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Richard Sierra
reviewed 3 months ago
Cole's is a throwback to how you imagine DTLA as it was in its heyday. There aren't many places in America these days where you can get a genuine Sazerac. Cole's has it and it's fantastic. Coles claims to have invented the French dip sandwich. I believe it. It' is SO tasty. You should also try their grilled cheese, the bacon mashed potatoes, and Cole's Slaw (get it?). The food is great. Drinks are stiff and tasty. I went here at least twice a month when I lived downtown, and I love Cole's.
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Liked: Food, Service, Atmosphere, Value
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reviewed 2 months ago
The best part about this place is that it's next to The Association Bar. There are often transients that stride back and forth on the side walk, but security does a fair job of keeping them off the customers. There's a full bar and plenty of indoor seating, but I'm typically a fan of eating on the patio regardless, even if it is a sidewalk. I stopped by here to throw back a few beers to start a night of bar hopping. -=- Pastrami French Dip -=- It was smaller than I thought, but then again I need to get The Hat out of my mind, because the amount you get there is just outrageous. Exhale. Ok. Switching gears. Visiting Cole's, I had actually hoped for more flavorful pastrami. Dipping it in the au jus gave it the flavor I was looking for but to the soft baked bread. I was just unimpressed at this item as a whole. -=- Garlic Fries -=- I'm a fan of garlic fries wherever I go. The more garlicky the better and this place packed it on. It was more clovey garlic than buttery garlic, but I was ok with that. I can't have drenchy butter with everything I eat, so this was a good departure into the lighter side of garlic fries. The next time I am around, I will be trying the bacon mac & cheese. It will probably be soon, because The Association is calling my name again.
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Hanae Kudo
reviewed 2 months ago
Cole's is ok... I had low exceptions for this place because I heard it's meh. The drinks aren't disappointing. It's the food that's not that impressive. The table I sat at wasn't that great either. I was there for my friends going away party and the table they were at had only one way to come in and out. So if someone at the end wanted to go to the bathroom then everyone in that row had to move.
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Christine Tran
reviewed 4 months ago
We came to Cole's and found out they offer happy hour all night Tuesday. The kitchen was closed by the time we got there, but they still served fries and tots. Did I mention they're $1 during HH?! I got my usual Old Fashioned for $6! That is the cheapest in downtown LA that I've seen. Our bartender was super cool! Draft beers, Manhattans, and well are $5 Cheers! Cheers!