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California Grill

6751 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4409
562-907-7017
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Ranked #10 of 256 Restaurants in Whittier
Hours:
Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
Most recent review
- Sep 3, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

I love this place. I always run into someone I know there. The service is great, some of the staff has been there for years so they greet you as friends would. Food is awesome, but the ambiance is terrific.

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Whittier, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is great. The food is good and fresh and the service is great too. It's always crowded but you get seated fast. I don't think I've ever had anything bad have eaten dinner, lunch and breakfast. It's not expensive and you get a lot of food.

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Whittier, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Wish they would ahve not stopped serving Mac-n-Cheese ... I know it is not healthy or creative eating but with kids sometimes you just want to sit and eat and enjoy conversation without hearing your kids gripe about " I don't like that" or " I wanted Mac-n-Cheese" Non-parents - you don't understand.

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California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I really love this restaurant. Decorated with palms, aquariums and a beautiful color scheme, it is truly a one of a kind restaurant located in old-town Whittier. I stop here at least once a month on my way home from L.A. The friendly, and efficient staff always makes me feel welcome and the service is great! They serve wine, beer... More

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Whittier, California
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6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

For a large city Whittier is oddly bereft of good eating places. Chains and burrito joints are the order of the day. California grill is the exception. They try hard. Portions are large. The service can sometimes be slow and servers seem to be confused. Not a great reccomendation but it is the only place in Whittier that it least... More

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Whittier, California
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13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This restuarant is pretty nice. Food is good. And prices are fare.right accord from the college. So if you are visiting a love one this place is perfect.

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Whittier, CA
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Since I live close by, I've been here at least a dozen times. I have never been disappointed with their food, whether it's breakfast (Great omelets and California Toast), lunch, or dinner. My favorite is their grilled chicken sandwich with avocado on squaw bread. The desserts are good as well, but I'm usually too full to order it. The last... More

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Los Angeles, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by a friend who lives in Whittier, but I was underwhelmed. The service was very cloying, and with the college across the street that likely supplied the labor force, that was understandable. I was asked at least a dozen times if everything was all right, but each time the server was already starting to walk away... More

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Whittier, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Never had any thing here that wasn't good. Great place to meet people for Lunch or dinner. Friendly staff.

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New Delhi, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

Visited the restaurant for lunch. We had no reservation on a Friday. It was really busy there. We were greeted very well and requested to wait for a few minutes. Very soon a table was allocated. The menu was elaborate. Everything on the menu looked delicious. All four ordered different dishes, from Pastrami to Chicken to Fish. All were delectable.... More

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