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Elephant Bar

21227 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 543-5595
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Ranked #51 of 470 Restaurants in Torrance
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: American, Bar
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Torrance, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I have been here 2 times and will never go back. The food is generic and not much flavor. They are disorganized.

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Torrance, California
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We go here often for lunch... We have always received great service & the food is delicious !! Always seated quickly.. There orange freeze & grilled tacos are my favorite !! So delicious that I always find myself ordering the same thing.. The only thing that I dislike about the restaurant is the fact that it's very noisy & if... More

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Manhattan Beach, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We have been to Elephant Bar several times for lunch and dinners. The food is consistently good, and the service is always very good.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

It's a decent place, but it's a bar so what do you expect. Food is so so. Drinks are fine, and if that's what you are going for, you'll be fine.

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USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Went there with a large group. Orders were taken promptly and without notes; as a result some orders were mixed up and medium steaks were very rare and vice versa. Asked 3 times for my drink which finally arrived midway through my meal. Once I got it the refills kept on coming I had a stir fry dish which was... More

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Torrance, California
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14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Last Sunday went to Elephant Bar, sat at bar area, it was busy, only one bartender, one waitress. Ordered chicken marsala, the chicken was raw, the waitress, although sweet, was too busy to come and check, finally I tracked her down and told her chicken was raw. She brought me another, the chicken was raw again, well duh, it was... More

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Torrance, California
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

they treat you like your there first and only all tho the place is packed the wait is short and well worth it I dare you not to love this place top of the food chain this place needs a extra star for most excellent I cant say enough about how much I enjoyed this place!!

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Torrance, California, United States
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

My husband and I love Elephant Bar, so many great appetizers and entrees, but we especially enjoy the lamb shanks, so tender and juicy on top of the mashed potatoes - it doesn't get better than that. In fact, that particular order is so large with 2 shanks, that we often split it, and are always filled. Whenever we have... More

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Baguio, Philippines
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We were seated next to a large group of children and some parents. The kids had just won some sort of championship and were VERY loud. Since the restaurant was busy, we hated to ask to be reseated but we could not carry on a conversation. Our sever apologized and promptly reseated us. The manager came over and apologized as... More

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Torrance, CA
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Although a bit noisy, the food is very tasty and they serve a good variety of mostly Asian style dishes. For those like me with an allergy to mushrooms, be sure to ask what's in the sauce as some of their sauces have mushrooms in the basic stock! Other than that, enjoy!

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