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15840 Imperial Hwy, La Mirada, CA 90638-2512
+1 562-943-4635
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Ranked #5 of 81 Restaurants in La Mirada
Price range: $7 - $15
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Description: It all started 43 years ago when Josephine & Sam (Onorato) Agrusa first opened. Since then, Gondola Pizza has served original fresh homemade Italian food. Together with their 3 children, they worked from 4 a.M. To late hours, 7 days a week. As of today, they still work. Some in the office, some in the kitchen and some have opened their own business (North Carolina). All with the same goal - work hard and make the best food. We at Gondola Pizza, owners and workers, thank you for all your support through all these years, and we will be here for many years to come, always making homemade fresh Itailian food
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Whittier, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We come to Gondola's somewhat regularly because it is conveniently located and it offers some good pizza. It is GOOD pizza, it is not GREAT pizza. I enjoy Gondola's because it is a La Mirada hang-out, you will always run into people you know and I like that. They could improve on their customer service. Honestly, the only hiring standards... More 

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West Covina, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I have been to Gondola's many times, and like everyone has said, the pizza is to die for. The best in the area. But I ordered a pizza to go and they said 20 minutes, no problem. I arrived 20 minutes later, yes, they were busy as usual but the girl at the counter said my pizza wasn't ready yet.... More 

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La Mirada, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This place is not fancy, it's not trendy, but it's delicious and very reasonably priced. I wish that the salads were a little better quality instead of just using iceberg. Staff is very friendly and it's sort of local gem. Friends not from La Mirada really enjoy this place. I've had friends that have gone back on their own that... More 

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La Mirada, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Gondola Pizza was the Italian find when I moved to La Mirada some 25 years ago. The food although traditional is very unique. I recommend the deluxe pizza( topping on top of toppings good) and the linguine and pesto. A little pricey but such a treat when your craving Italian. Located in a strip mall, Gondola is definitely a diamond... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I was first introduced to this family owned pizzeria back in 1978. In my opinion it is by far the best one i have ever been too. All of their food is fresh and tasty. Pizzas are wonderful thick chessey and larger than the other places. Pastas so rich creamy and good portions. Some wine and beer and just recently... More 

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Cerritos, California, USA
3 reviews 3 reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Been here a few times to dine in and carry out. The workers are always friendly and service is fast. You have to order at the counter and then find a seat, they'll bring you your food. Best when you just order a bunch of dishes and pig out family style. You'll want to try your neighbor's entree because most... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We laughingly consider ourselves "food-aholics" and are continually in search of good things to eat. Since moving west we've had lots of problems satisfying our tastes for good pizza. However, Gondola Pizza may be the answer to that. The atmosphere is very loud, but that's because you have so many customers in line waiting to place an order. And people... More 

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Aurora, Colorado, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

So we decided to try their pizza while on vacation, after hearing great things about it, and it turned out to be an awesome pizza place. We loved it. We ordered the extra large pizza with everything on it, we wound up having a lot of leftovers (that actually even reheated well)..I highly recommend trying them if you are in... More 

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La Mirada, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

I have been going to gondolas for as long as a could remember!!!!!! It has never changed nor have the people. my favorite thing on the menu is the fettuccini Alfredo. the sauce is just cooked to perfection! if you want a great family restaurant this is the place to go!!!!!!

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102 reviews 102 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Growing-up in Chicago where the best pizza in the world is plentiful (sorry New Yorkers) I was depressed living in LA as I could find no decent pizza. Until I found Gondola Pizza in La Mirada/Whittier, CA. Good thin crust, tasty sauce and all the toppings are quality. All at reasonable prices.

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Additional Information about Gondola Pizza

Address: 15840 Imperial Hwy, La Mirada, CA 90638-2512
Phone Number: +1 562-943-4635
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mirada
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 7 - 15
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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