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Restaurant Christine

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24530 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505-6807 (Via Valmonte)
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating

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  • 5
    Very good
  • 4
  • 0
  • 2
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
This restaurant has closed.

Christine's was a wonderful restaurant. After they experienced some plumbing problems, they had to close--permanently. I hope Christine opens another restaurant after her R&R.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 weeks ago
Jane R
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English first
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Christine's was a wonderful restaurant. After they experienced some plumbing problems, they had to close--permanently. I hope Christine opens another restaurant after her R&R.

Thank Jane R
Torrance, California
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131 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

There has been lots of confusion as to what has happened to this restaurant. Someone told me today that it has closed for good. Another friend just told me they are closed for repairs. I wish we could settle this once and for all. All I know is I went by on March 6 and they were closed even if... More 

Thank CaliforniaViv
Level Contributor
84 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

Restaurant Christine is an excellent choice in the Torrance area. Always has had interesting choices on the every changing menu. Terrific service, fantastic food, local feel. I have dined at this location multiple times and have always been satisfied.

Thank Marty K
Palos Verdes Estates, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Made a 5:30 PM reservation on Open Table for a celebratory Christmas Eve dinner so we could get to an 8 PM church service. Ordered dinner at 5:40 or so after a wine/cocktail service. Salad came in a timely manner, however after waiting until 6:15 I asked about dinner entrees we'd yet to receive and was told we were next... More 

Thank Ben A
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Restaurant Christine has an array of choices for both lunch and dinner, and tends to be my go-to restaurant when I'd like to have a nice sit-down meal. Most of the time, the food is always prepared perfectly. Which is always the case with their filet mignon salad. However, there are times when the food is not bad, but just... More 

Thank calikt
Torrance, California
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I am never disappointed when I visit Christine for a meal. The service is great and the food full of flavor and flawless. One of my favorites is the mushroom salad....AMAZING. We believe that Christine is a hidden gem.

Thank Deana S
Torrance, California
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I wanted to take a dear friend for a special lunch to celebrate a milestone bday. This spot was perfect. Any meal choice is always good and the service friendly. Sitting outside was relaxing

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Always surprised by the wonderful choices which always surprises. They add new items and I love to try new things so I'm in. Staff is wonderful as well. Seth is my favorite waiter. I always feel welcomed and feel like family when I go.

Thank Ravendeb1
Palos Verdes Estates, California
Level Contributor
113 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Despite having a rather mediocre experience here about three months previously (which we wrote off to Christine's having a bad night) we took some friends out to a thank you dinner here last month. Another disappointment. Too bad. This property which sits right at the base of the Palos Verdes Peninsula hill used to be a saving grace for the... More 

Thank noclvrname
Torrance, California
Level Contributor
21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

They actually make it with goat cheese for me, instead of gorgonzola. It is my favorite burger anywhere. I love the iced green tea too. It is a small and friendly environment. The staff is attentive and on top of service. This is a 'highly recommend' from me.

Thank KFrasier

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24530 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505-6807
    (Via Valmonte)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: 310-373-1952

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant


Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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