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Hank's Pizza & Deli

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3760 W 242nd St, Torrance, CA 90505-6542
310-378-8448
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
No fastfood here !

Nice fountain outside . Only fast food in the area so a a good French I was looking for some good italien food. The salad bar is very conventional. I had some very Nice pasta "Mussolini " . A good mixture of cheese tomato pepper and sausages . The service is good .

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 23, 2015
623s_bastienm
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Visiting friends who live in Torrance, they had been here before and had a good experience. Staff seemed nice, just incompetent. Our friends were embarrassed they recommended this restaurant because everything went wrong. They couldn't get our drinks right to start, had to ask for water 3 times, then glasses were dirty, brought entree before salad, forgot our bread, and... More 

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Thank heathermcandrew
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Nice fountain outside . Only fast food in the area so a a good French I was looking for some good italien food. The salad bar is very conventional. I had some very Nice pasta "Mussolini " . A good mixture of cheese tomato pepper and sausages . The service is good .

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Thank 623s_bastienm
Torrance, California
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

The lentil soup (appetizer) is very good, and the garlic bread is ok. The pizzas are good, and made fresh. The service varies; sometimes quick, other times we wait a while. The house wine is a good value. They have an indoor seating area and a patio; the patio can be breezy/chilly.

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Thank palmercottage
Los Angeles
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72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Eaten here several times because it is close by my house, and every time I wonder why I did so. I'm not a fan of their pizza, and the pasta is meh. Sausage sandwich was overcooked. The only dish I've had that I could recommend is the meatball sandwich.

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Thank misterjohnny
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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55 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

It has been many years since we have visited this restaurant. Last time I saw no reason to go back but this time we were convinced to try it so we did. Well, the service was wonderful, the ambience was nice, and the food was outstanding. We were a party of four. The chicken parmesan was one of the best... More 

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Thank mimimeme
Torrance, California
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

Food is good, service is quick. Ambiance is good also. It's by a main avenue so it does get noise. Plenty of parking.

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Thank ABesada
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

So many Italian restaurants have gone total high-brow and pretentious. I love Hank's because it's kitschy Italian, like when I was growing up. And the staff is very friendly, and it's cozy inside -- although the patio's preferable, when weather permits. We always get the large veggie pizza, which has everything but the kitchen sink on it, and a pitcher... More 

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Thank juliethefirehorse
Palos Verdes Estates, California
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140 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This is the second time we went to Hanks in 25 years. Now we know why it took us so long. We ate on the patio and the same light fixtures were broken (along with a few more), the fountain was oddly out of sync, the tables were wobbly, the pretty little lights strung across the patio were all dark... More 

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Thank RebeccaForster
West Hollywood, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I grew up in this area and Hank's has been there for as long as I can remember, but I hadn't been to the restaurant in many years. I visited last weekend with my dad and his wife for Father's Day dinner (this restaurant was their choice). First, I have to say that the garlic bread is wonderful--highly recommended that... More 

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Thank DeAnna Z
Dallas, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We loved eating at Hank's when we lived in the South Bay-on our most recent visit we had take out pizza and salad and were happy to taste that the yummy Hank's sauce hasn't changed one bit! We also enjoyed take out salads (Cesar and Antipasto-sp?) but thought they both had a bit too much salad dressing for our taste...it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3760 W 242nd St, Torrance, CA 90505-6542
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: 310-378-8448

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?