Highest-rated cheap eats in Los Angeles, according to Tripadvisor

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July 22, 2022
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Highest-rated cheap eats in Los Angeles, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food—particularly easy, cheap eats—Americans have very specific opinions. Dining brands in U.S. have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, American restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants in Los Angeles that are listed as "cheap eats" on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed. Easy, inexpensive options here run the gamut of cuisine, service options, and styles. The restaurants on this list are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of deliciousness.

Anyone reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if any of your favorite cheap eateries made the list.

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#30. Luv2Eat Thai Bistro

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (104 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Address: 6660 W Sunset Blvd Unit P, Los Angeles, CA 90028-7178
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#29. Roscoe's House of Chicken & Waffles

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (267 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 5006 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019-4126
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#28. Bob's Coffee & Doughnuts

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (154 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Address: 6333 W 3rd St Ste 450, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3109
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#27. Tommy's Original Hamburger

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (196 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 2575 Beverly Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90057-1020
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#26. El Tepeyac

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (228 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Mexican, Latin
- Address: 812 N Evergreen Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90033-2620
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#25. IHOP

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (313 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Address: 7006 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-7510
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#24. Hinano Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (129 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Address: 15 Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5123
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#23. Calle Tacos

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (130 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 6508 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6210
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#22. Daikokuya

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (265 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, Asian
- Address: 2208 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1706
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#21. Apple Pan

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (365 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 10801 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064-2105
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#20. Johnny Rockets

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,027 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Address: 6801 Hollywood Blvd Ste 325, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6144
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#19. Roscoe's House of Chicken & Waffles

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (835 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Address: 1514 N Gower St, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6422
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#18. Veggie Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (212 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 8000 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90046
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#17. DeSano Pizza Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (139 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Italian
- Address: 4959 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90029-2540
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#16. Good Neighbor

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (159 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (5.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 3701 Cahuenga Blvd Studio City, Los Angeles, CA 91604-3503
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#15. Howlin Ray's

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (110 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 727 N Broadway Suite128, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2889
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#14. The Original Pantry

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (980 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Address: 877 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA 90017-2507
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#13. Pink's Hot Dogs

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,686 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 709 N La Brea Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90038-3338
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#12. In-N-Out Burger

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,096 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 7009 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90028-7509
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#11. Guisados

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (150 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 1261 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90026-4422
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#10. Eggslut

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (562 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 317 S Broadway Inside Grand Central Market, Stall D-1, Los Angeles, CA 90013-1222
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#9. Sushi A Go Go

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (748 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Japanese, International
- Address: 6333 W 3rd St Farmer's Market At 3rd Fairfax, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3109
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#8. Flake

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (131 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 513 Rose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90291-2605
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#7. Carney's Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (516 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 8351 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069-1515
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#6. The Cow's End Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (268 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Deli
- Address: 34 Washington Blvd Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA 90292-5124
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#5. Philippe the Original

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,212 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Address: 1001 N Alameda St, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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#4. Pampas Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (321 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Brazilian, Latin
- Address: 6333 W 3rd St Ste 618, Los Angeles, CA 90036-3109
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#3. Tocaya - Venice

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (292 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, Mexican
- Address: 1715 Pacific Ave Venice, Los Angeles, CA 90291
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#2. Porto's Bakery & Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,016 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Cafe
- Address: 315 N Brand Blvd, Glendale, CA 91203-2303
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#1. Diddy Riese Cookies

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (997 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Address: 926 Broxton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90024-2802
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