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Trying to find german potato salad similar to Die Bretzel's on UCSB's campus in the 90s

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clumber0604 Jun 27, 2010 03:27 PM

There's a great cart on UCSB's campus called Die Bretzel that serves brats and pretzels. In the 90s, they also used to serve this great warm german potato salad that had a vinegar-based dressing.

I believe the cart is still on campus, but they stopped serving the potato salad a while back. Does anyone know where to get a similar-style potato salad in the greater Los Angeles area? Thanks.

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  1. goodhealthgourmet Jun 27, 2010 03:36 PM

    try the Red Lion Tavern in Silverlake.

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    Red Lion Tavern
    2366 Glendale Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90039

    1. WisePix Jun 27, 2010 03:49 PM

      Alpine Village in Torrance, a kitschy German village type of place, has a nice warm and vinegary potato salad there...

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        annapurna7 Jun 28, 2010 10:55 AM

        Agree. I just picked some up from there yesterday.

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        SeaCook Jun 28, 2010 01:37 PM

        I had a terrific German potato salad at Swiss Chef Restaurant at San Marino in Van Nuys a couple of weeks ago. Warm vinegery with nice pieces of crisp bacon. It was really yummy.

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        The Swiss Chef Restaurant at San Remo
        13729 Victory Blvd, Van Nuys, CA 91406

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          clumber0604 Jun 28, 2010 10:59 PM

          Thanks all for the recommendations! Look forward to trying them!

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