Los Angeles does many things well. Like turn nice Midwesterners into huge headaches. Or create traffic snarls. And smog. We own smog. Los Angeles does not do delis terribly well. We have Bay Cities. There is Brent’s. Langers. That’s one block in New York.
But hidden on Westminster Avenue steps from the Venice Boardwalk is Zelda’s Corner. This is a shoebox with no inside seating and one table outside. And Zelda’s makes some mighty fine Panini sandwiches and mini donuts that are exceptional.