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1425 W Artesia Blvd, Ste 14, Gardena, CA 90248-3231
+1 310-516-7378
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here for years and their prices and serving portions have not changed at all. It's a fantastic place that has great food and flavors. I've gotten their chicken specials, pork, and beef and you can't go wrong with any of them! The first time I went, they were so helpful with their recommendations and I have yet to... More 

Thank Daph868
Hamilton, Canada
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

Great lunch experience. The food was really good and the portion sizes were large. I've never had this type of food before and I enjoyed it. Service was great too. Would definitely go back.

Thank Leo P
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

I was recommended this place by someone I do business with in Gardena. I was looking for a place to eat lunch nearby and said they had good food. First, I'd like to note that I was really hungry and could have eaten anything and still be satisfied. That's being said, I was very satisfied with the service and lunch... More 

Thank Armando T
Middletown, DE
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322 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

A group of 4 of us stopped in for lunch. We were seated right away. Service was quick and friendly. We each tried something different, but they appear to be known for their chicken. Portion sizes were large for lunch. You can eat economically for lunch --number of dishes under $10 to choose from. The meals we picked ranged from... More 

Thank MyTravels033
Gardena, California, Usa
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130 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

Love this restaurant. Authentic Peruvian Food! Beef lover? Try the Lomo Saltado lean beef, sauteed with onions and tomatoes, served with rice and french fries or the Chauffa, which is fried rice you can add beef, chicken, or seafood to this delectable dish. My favorite is the Tallarin Saltado, which is lean beef sauteed in onions, tomato, and spaghetti. MUST... More 

Thank cloudb310
Level Contributor
14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

I was introduced to Peruvian cuisine through this restaurant. I have been coming here for years and I love it. Lomo Saltado is my fave!

Thank Ali Z
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

It was a packed Saturday evening, but got seated within 5 mintues. Got to our table waited another 5 mintues for server to come and offer us drinks. After she took our drink and food order the wait began. We waited 10 mintues for our drinks and the awesome soup that is complimentary. Our plates on the other hand where... More 

Thank Jesus R
South Gate
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54 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Food is good here, I personally prefer lomo saltado. I love that they also give soups with the food. I like karaoke Tuesday, they're fun

Thank Lily O
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211 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2015

I have been to many of the El Pollos and for many years. My favourite is Torrance but as this branch is closer to our hotel when we are in LA we ended up at this branch again. Not always a choice of which night as it has to fit in with the late nights work schedule and the limited... More 

Thank AucklandWiz
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

👎🏻👎🏻C the people where nice no manager bread was old what a shame its no good but oh well maybe it will get better 🐓🐓🐓🐓

Thank juan23443

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Peruvian, South American, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1425 W Artesia Blvd, Ste 14, Gardena, CA 90248-3231
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-516-7378

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