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Pastrami Pizza

russkar Dec 10, 2006 03:17 PM

Recently we discovered the most amazing Pizza in Downey.
We ordered the PASTRAMI Pizza and WOW! The taste is amazing, it like eating a Pastrami Sandwich(Mustard,Pickles) on a Pizza.

Downey Pizza Co
9990 LAKEWOOD BLVD
DOWNEY, CA 90240
(562) 862-1112

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  1. ipsedixit RE: russkar Dec 10, 2006 10:07 PM

    This is probably the only thing noteworthy at this place. And, agree, it is quite good - in a very quirky way.

    Everything else is Chef Boyardee-ish, if not worse. Pasta is cooked just right if you have no teeth ... and the lasagna is like something straight from the freezer, with a pitstop at the microwave, and then to your table.

    Friendly servers, if not a bit prone to flirting ...

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      kevin RE: ipsedixit Sep 1, 2009 10:37 PM

      so just go here for the pastrami pizza? is that correct?

      any good desserts here?

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        kevin RE: ipsedixit Sep 1, 2009 10:37 PM

        it sounds like it's close to Arthur's for some of that great Arthur's OJ.

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          ipsedixit RE: kevin Sep 1, 2009 10:54 PM

          Yeah, I think Arthur's is just up the street on Lakewood.

          Re dessert ... I think they usu. have a selection of generic stuff like tiramisu, chocolate cake, cheesecake, etc.

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        ssharp RE: russkar Jun 2, 2009 09:50 AM

        Pepperoni's in the OC has the same, and it is GOOD!! Their chorizo pizza is heart burn on a crust, but definitely worth it!

        The location I know of is in Anaheim, off State College; but I believe they have three or four additional locations.

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          enbell RE: ssharp Jun 16, 2009 05:09 PM

          OT but congratulations on the contest :)

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            ssharp RE: enbell Sep 1, 2009 01:06 PM

            Wow! Thanks!

        2. Servorg RE: levirn001 Aug 27, 2010 07:19 PM

          "Correction on the address.. i believe its 9026 Florence Ave. Downey, CA"

          The probably relocated in the last 4 years since that original post was put up.

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            levirn001 RE: russkar Sep 5, 2010 06:58 PM

            I just tried the Famous Pastrami Pizza from Downey Pizza and all i got to say is that pizza is Phenomenal!! Don't get me wrong, all of their other pizza and items on their menu are good as well, But this pizza just does it for me!

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            Downey Pizza Co
            9026 Florence Ave, Downey, CA 90240

             
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              reality check RE: levirn001 Sep 5, 2010 07:53 PM

              I wonder if these (fill in the city's name) Pizza Co, are related. I know of a East LA Pizza Co, La Verne Pizza Co, Monrovia Pizza Co and Hacienda Heights Pizza Co.

              I have eaten at Hacienda Heights Pizza Co and they also have the pastrami pizza on their menu, though I have never had it.

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              Hacienda Heights Pizza Co
              15239 Gale Ave, City of Industry, CA 91745

              La Verne Pizza Co
              3836 Emerald Ave Ste D, La Verne, CA 91750

              Monrovia Pizza Co
              503 W Duarte Rd Ste C, Monrovia, CA 91016

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