10. Cheeseburgers and fries have been quintessential American fare for as long as we've had diners, drive-ins, and fast food, and in L.A. you can find them on every block.

9. Tacos are a traditional Tex-Mex dish that varies in size and toppings in Los Angeles, including options such meat, cheese, avocado, sour cream, and different salsas. 

8. An esteemed dish in Los Angeles, the chilli cheese hot dog, also known as a chilli dog, consists of flavorful franks, zesty chilli, abundant cheese, onions, and unique toppings. 

7. A pastrami sandwich is a perennial favourite found at local delis, burger shops and specialty pastrami establishments around the city. 

6. In response to Los Angeles' artisanal small-batch ice cream boom, the ice cream sandwich is a summertime favourite with its sweet, simple, and nostalgic flavor. 

5. The French dip sandwich is an original creation from downtown Los Angeles in the early 20th century and is considered the city's iconic sandwich. 

4. The California roll is a well-known meal in Los Angeles, representing a local adaptation of classic sushi that is equally tasty but does not include raw fish. 

3. A Cobb salad is a large garden salad meant to be consumed as a main course, usually including greens, tomato, bacon, fried chicken, eggs, avocado, chives, and blue cheese. 

2. California-style pizza is a tiny, single-serving pizza that combines a thin New York crust with unique toppings such as egg, avocado, and several others. 

1. California-style pizza is a tiny, single-serving pizza that combines a thin New York crust with unique toppings such as egg, avocado, and several others.