Phillipe's French Dipped Sandwiches
1001 North Alameda St., Los Angeles, California
According to tradition the French Dip Sandwich was invented here
The Restaurant opened in L.A. in 1908 and moved to this location from seven blocks south when the 101 Freeway was constructed in 1951
It has not changed in decades
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