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Elephant Bar

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21227 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 543-5595
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Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 22
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  • 29
    Very good
  • 17
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  • 5
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food is good but establishment is a little noisy

Most of the food has been very good - once in a while, I've gotten something that is less than great. Service has always been good and it's a good place to take the kids. Also, it has a nice bar for a great couples experience.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
Renae T
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Torrance, California
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California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

A group of 10 ladies ages 60 - 80 ++ went here for lunch today and were graciously and professionally served by Brett. He kept his smile the whole time even when we all ordered water and then chatted over 35 minutes before we could decide what to order, (not Brett's fault, we were just chatty). Brett was very attentive,... More 

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Torrance, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Most of the food has been very good - once in a while, I've gotten something that is less than great. Service has always been good and it's a good place to take the kids. Also, it has a nice bar for a great couples experience.

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Nadi
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The waitress was friendly and offered suggestions on what she recommended. I had the pomegranate margarita which was very nice! The food portion was too much for me - recommend the steak, garlic mash potatoes and sautéed veges.... All cooked to perfection and we didn't even have to wait long to eat especially considering it was a Friday night and... More 

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Cruso, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Come to Torrence a couple of times a year and the Elephant Bar is a good place to go out to eat. Good food at reasonable prices.

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Torrance, California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I don't come here often, because the food was just ok for me. I normally order the Asian fusion type food from the menu. The service is good and parking is normally easy, but could be difficult during lunch time.

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Brentwood, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

My family and friends brought me here for a nice birthday celebration. We were a party of about 18 and had reservations. The staff was very pleasant, easygoing, attentive and accomodating. They were on top of things immediately in terms of making sure to take care of splitting the check during the ordering process so there was no hassle at... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I've eaten at Elephant Bars in many locations and the food is always tasty and well prepared. The serving staff is always pleasant and responsive. And the drinks are all great. I happened to be there during happy hour and had a mai tai. It was fantastic.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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84 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

They open at 11am. I arrived first and was seated even though 4 other members of my party hadn't arrived yet. I ordered a Mai Tai (which was delicious). Once the rest of my party arrived we ordered lunch (albeit pretty leisurely)- the waitress kindly kept checking in on us to ascertain when we were ready (tactfully, without rushing us).... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Food is better than average with terrific Happy Hour menu. Only complaint would be the noise level which can be extremely loud and distracting. Waiters are friendly and efficient. I would not recommend patio area for dining unless you wish to consume auto exhaust (looks directly at street and parking lot). Parking can be extremely difficult (restaurant row area), so... More 

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Torrance, California
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very first visit there was over 5 years ago but I still remember the item I tried. The braised lamb shanks. You can order one or two and it comes with garlic (mmmm) mashed potatoes. Over the ye4ars have fone ther many times whether it was just dinner or a family celebration of some sort. Wish the bar are was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 21227 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: (310) 543-5595

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Japanese, American, Bar
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?