Bob and Sue Bass started Johnnie’s Pastrami back in 1952, since then it has evolved into a true Los Angeles landmark. It has even been recognized by the Culver City Historical Society. Consistency and quality have been the secret ingredients to their success and Vienna Beef is proud to have been an integral part of that recipe since their inception.
Johnnie’s serves up fast and fresh 50’s diner fare including juke boxes and their original neon sign. Every meal begins with their complimentary bowl of their kosher style pickles made with special herbs and spices. Everything from its Vienna Beef pastrami and corned beef sandwiches to the shrimp baskets are the specialties that people keep coming back for. Countless celebrities and regulars have feasted on those famous pastrami dip sandwiches including: Adam Sandler, Jimmy Fallon, and Mark Wahlberg, to name a few.