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The Hat

1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
+1 805-579-0007
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pastrami” (90 reviews)
“sandwiches” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Fast food, Delicatessen
PRICE
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LOCATION
1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only reason they are being knocked down this time was the time wait very long and Chile cheese fries were not what they are normally. Anytime we get near "The Hat", anywhere, the family has to stop and either eat there or bring it...More

Thank altonjk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went in there on a friend advice and WOW . I expected the norm. no but this was different more than expected food department and great tasting too.

Thank ruhs1969
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever we want the best pastrami in town this place never disappoints!. The sandwiches are made to order with plenty of meat. They have a pretty good size menu and the service is great and the place is kept clean.

Thank mibaba4
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Went to dinner here on strength of reviews. I was looking forward to the pastrami but was disappointed to find shaved bits of very fatty meat. Maybe it's just me, I'm not a fan of fatty meat and this was just too much for me...More

Thank mcdedrick
Reviewed 17 August 2017

My favorite Hat location is in Rancho Cucamonga. I would say this one doesn't have quite the same level of service, but the food is still great and I take my family and friends to try when they are in town.

Thank catarmia
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The Hat never disappoints, whenever we are in LA we always stop at the hat. I really have only had their pastrami sandwiches but I am sure that the other food would meet the quality of the pastrami sandwiches.

Thank RChavez2014
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This place feels like an old-fashion fast food place but the taste is certainly gourmet. The best pastrami dip sandwich we have ever had. And you better be hungry, the sandwich is huge and the sides are served in brown paper lunch bags. 11 locations...More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

If you like pastrami done right then this is your place! Great food, fast service, and you won't leave hungry. When you order a side of fries, you can share them with the whole table.

Thank ElJefedeDiablo
Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Hat has the very best pastrami sandwiches you will ever have. Loaded with meat for a cheap price. Their other sandwiches as good as well. A small order of fries is enough for 3-4 people. Good food for a great price.

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Order the pastrami! This is a good sandwich shop, especially if you love a pastrami sandwich. There isn't anything fancy, but a solid sandwich and cool orange whip (Creamsicle) soda!

Thank Robinsong1985
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-579-0007
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