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Burnt Tortilla-mexican Restaurant

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1427 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247-3310
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Torrance, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This place is great for families, large groups, small groups just great food! Service is friendly and plentiful!

Thank Da4Lents75
Charleston, South Carolina
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We brought a group of 10 after attending college graduation of my SO's daughter. I was surprised at how easily the staff handled a group that size with little to no issues on a crowded evening. Our servers were on the ball and took good care of us. My Chili Verde was excellent. Pork was succulent and the Verde Sauce... More 

Thank BuzzCzar
Gardena, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

If you're in the mood for something good. And don't have a lot of time then this is the spot. It's local and they have a cool bar. I always get the wet burrito, taquitos, or nachos. Haven't been disappointed yet

Thank MsRica
Gardena, California
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Actually, nothing is burned but the name is funny and the food is great. A favorite with locals, the food is really tasty and very well prepared. The staff is very friendly and the restaurant is festive. Sometimes so many come to eat that it can be noisy inside but certainly a great place for families.

Thank Mark L
Gardena, California
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

One of the best in the south bay.... Great appetizers... Albondiga and Cocido soups i are both AWESOME... you won't need to order dinner..... Wonderful plates, that offer a great variety with large portions. A nice place to go with friends and family...

Thank PaisleesMamaw
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Joined some family members for dinner here and was pleased with the quantity and flavor of the food. Saw what other dishes the family ordered and will definitely have to return to try them out.

Thank Mrurabe
Gardena, California
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Burnt tortilla had a couple other locations as I recall both gone now and this new one feels fancier and perhaps is slightly more costly. The food and service is good, but I also felt the cost was high and the portions too big. Mexican is a cuisine that can be a little more affordable elsewhere, so while I was... More 

Thank FO19
Rancho Palos Verdes, California, USA
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I'm tempted to say that the Burnt Tortilla is head and shoulders above any other Mexican restaurant I've ever been to, but the truth is that they're head, shoulders, hips, knees, ankles, and toes above any other Mexican restaurant I've ever been to. Their salsa is on the hot side but is very flavorful. All of their deluxe burritos are... More 

Thank ScottKeb
Gardena, California, United States
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately I still eat here occasionally because this is my wife's favorite mexican restaurant..let's just say she doesn't get out of Gardena very often..but the food wasn't always bad..just remember how the food used to taste when the location was on Artesia Blvd..and has really became less than mediocre to say the least..and the service getting seated the last few... More 

Thank Raymond R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

I love this place. Good mexican food is hard to find here in Gardena. A great place to eat, laugh, relax, and have a good drink with friends.

Thank Wendy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1427 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247-3310
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: 310-217-2380

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