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Grindhaus Sausage Haus in Hollywood is Closing/Closed

PaulF Dec 23, 2011 04:21 PM


I went there once or twice and enjoyed the sausages. But it was too far from my home to travel to regularly.

Never saw much play for it here on CH, but for those who did shop there -- oh well ...

For what it's worth, they were nice guys. I hope the get another shot ...

I like the fresh sausages at the Bob's Market in Santa Monica. I also like the ones at Sprout's Markets.

Haven't tried Wurstkuche in Venice yet ... but that's a restaurant, right? Not a buy fresh and cook at home place.

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  1. wienermobile RE: PaulF Dec 23, 2011 04:33 PM

    Yes you can buy and cook at home from Wurstkuche, Really good sausages. Uncooked they are sold 30% less than the menu price. My favorite is their Rattlesnake & Rabbit with JalapeƱo Peppers sausage.

    800 E 3rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90013

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      Mattapoisett in LA RE: wienermobile Dec 23, 2011 11:48 PM

      Yes, that is probably a good deal since Wurstkuche overcooks their sausages especially the leaner ones

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        blackbookali RE: Mattapoisett in LA Dec 25, 2011 08:00 PM

        100% truth. its amazing how they consistently do that.

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          Dommy RE: blackbookali Dec 26, 2011 06:58 PM

          100% true for both locations... a TRAGEDY because their fries are SO good!!


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            dnhaider30 RE: Dommy Jan 6, 2013 02:23 PM

            FYI, they dont make their own sausages. Most of them are Saag's brand. j

    2. Mattapoisett in LA RE: PaulF Dec 23, 2011 11:52 PM

      Apparently they will be open tomorrow Christmas Eve Day to serve their last sausages. They have 4 types left. Dommy and I will try and get their for our first try since we have been meaning to get there for a year and it hasn't happened.

      Grindhaus Sausage Shop
      5634 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

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      1. re: Mattapoisett in LA
        PaulF RE: Mattapoisett in LA Dec 24, 2011 07:47 AM

        Enjoy, hopefully they have some of the duck sausages today or the spicy Italian.

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          Servorg RE: PaulF Dec 24, 2011 07:57 AM

          Might as well throw some of the more creative sausages from Steingarten LA on Pico into the mix. Anyone tried their venison blueberry or their Alaskan elk? What about their wild boar and berry?

          Steingarten LA
          10543 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064

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            PaulF RE: Servorg Dec 24, 2011 08:18 AM

            Very interesting, first I'm hearing of this place but it's much more convenient for my WLA location. Thanks for the rec.

      2. lil mikey RE: PaulF Dec 24, 2011 01:01 PM

        I'm sorry to hear that, but I'm not surprised. I never quite understood the business model.

        Other recent closures in the area are:

        Cafe Was - RIP
        Village Coffee Shop - RIP
        Shin Korean BBQ - RIP

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          Burger Boy RE: PaulF Dec 26, 2011 11:08 PM

          Try Huntington Meats in The Original Farmer's Market.

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