Known for their pastries (the cheese rolls are a must-try), Porto's also serves some delicious sandwiches. Go for the traditional pressed Cubano, with ham, pickles, and Swiss cheese. Served with fried banana chips, it's a unique twist on the classic.
Porto's Bakery, 315 North Brand Boulevard (near East California Avenue); 818-846-9100.
Photographed by Hailley Howard