Compass Star’s House-Cured Pastrami Is Awesome

Hot tip from wolfe: The Compass Star Café, which cures its own meats, makes superb pastrami. How good? Better than Stag's Lunchette, better than a Roberts imported naval cut, and so good that his wife kept most of it to herself. Smart woman.

The Compass Star Café [East Bay]
915 Main Street, Martinez
925-323-2177

Discuss: Martinez: Just in, Beaver dam still there and Compass Star makes damn good corned beef and pastrami sandwiches.