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Jul 29, 2010 09:45 PM

Interesting version of an Oki Dog.

Last night I was at the Pershing Square Wednesday night summer concert show. Last year there were several food vendors, but this year there was only one. It was a food truck called the Place.
I looked at the menu selections and figured a burrito is a safe bet and they are usually big and filling. I asked the young lady taking the orders what ingredients were in the Place burrito. The band playing was loud so I only caught part of the description, but it sounded vaguely like the Oki Dog; chili, franks, pastrami wrapped in a tortilla. Maybe it was my hunger, but it seemed like a vastly improved Oki Dog. The frank was salty as most are. It's rare I even eat an Oki Dog andI haven't eaten an Oki Dog in probably a year, but this was better to my taste buds. It was also not as huge as the original, but I'd be interested if anyone else has tried it. Apparently they have 2 trucks and so I didn't ask which truck it was. Also they didn't seem to twitter they were in Pershing Square last night.

Oki Dog
5056 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90019

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  1. Fab in Northridge has a version of an Oki Dog called the Fairfax Burrito Dog. I've never tried it, but it has all the ingredients you've described.

    Oki Dog
    860 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

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    1. re: Jwsel

      Fab is in Reseda. See the Google map at , which, incidentally, shows the old location label as well as a marker for the new location. Google will eventually change its Reseda map, but in the meantime Fab might want to do a little Photoshopping to eliminate any possible confusion.

      Fab Hot Dogs (location as of May 2010
      )19417 Victory Blvd, Reseda, CA 91335

    2. I had a great breakfast burrito from this truck when they were serving food for a historical tour in Pasadena I was on. I've noticed they are often in front of the Paseo complex on Colorado too.

      1. If you don't mind waiting in line for 6 hours, I remember Pink's doing a decent version called the pastrami burrito dog.

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