As the home to a University of California campus, you might expect Northridge to be rife with a robust range of affordable and creative dining options, and you won't be disappointed. Casual dining is king here with sandwiches dominating the menus and plenty of places with counter service and small dining areas. Whether you're looking for gyros or bahn mi, you're bound to find something that will suit your tastes. And, while there seems to be a debate as to whether New York or Los Angeles holds the crown for the most iconic Jewish delis, there's certainly no lack of spots to pick up a Reuben or hot pastrami in this neighborhood. Southern California has long been considered one of the centers of American Chinese dining, and Northridge is flush with places offering favorites like General Tso's and steamed dumplings.