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The Hat

1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
+1 805-579-0007
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastrami” (96 reviews)
“sandwiches” (26 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Delicatessen
1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We were told The Hat was THE place to go for a pastrami sandwich. Fortunately for this establishment it's in CA not New York or Chicago. If it was it would not be as popular. You only need to order 1 serving if fries for...More

1  Thank Lee M
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Just can't get enough of this place, The Hat is the best largest Pastrami Sandwich I have ever seen. Juicy, tasty, cooked perfect, the chili cheese fries, 1 order is enough for 6 people and very very good. Onion rings are the best too. Anytime...More

1  Thank altonjk
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Ok so The Hat has built its reputation on its pastrami and beef dip sandwiches - and they are excellent - lean, loaded, flavorful with hot, beefy au jus for dipping. The chili cheese fries, however, are transcendent! When you want something high in carbs...More

1  Thank Pat C
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Our fave is the pastrami and chili cheese fries! Always delish, always fresh. Staff are very nice and polite. Very good customer service.

Thank MommeeMin P
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Who can argue with a pastrami dip or roast beef sandwich with au jus? Answer: nobody. The Hat is a clean no frills place to pig out on a pastrami sandwich or a beef sandwich or a burger or a hot dog. You can eat...More

1  Thank Frederico C
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

If you want a good beef dip or pastrami this is your place! Or any kind of sandwich prepared to order and fast. Very nice ambiance and reasonably priced.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Went with family and we're satisfied! Great food choices at an affordable rate. Must try: world famous Pastrami, yummy indeed!

Thank rveen316
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The Hat is truly the best place this side of New York for a good pastrami Sandwich. The atmosphere is what you might expect for a fast food burger joint, however the Pastrami is the best. I would not suggest getting the fries unless you...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We have been eating here for 20 years best Pastrami sandwich we have ever had We left Simi Valley in 2006 but when ever we get close we stop by and their pastrami dip with chill cheese fries.

Thank itdave
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The Hat is a fast food place that has large portions of food. It is very good and fast service. The chili cheese fries are great.

Thank Simimike
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1308 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065-2806
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Simi Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 805-579-0007
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