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14406 Hawthorne Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90260-1517 (Rosecrans Ave.)
310-679-2222
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hermosa Beach, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Ordered pick up. Got order wrong. Gheymeh I received ok, rice undercooked. Persian food is generally known for its rice, so this was very disappointing. Had been here once before for Persian, it was mediocre then and not better today. Would not recommend for their Persian food. Lots of better alternatives.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The variety of choices on the menu is overwhelming but also exciting. A mix of Persian, American and Italian. I chose an Italian dish and my husband a Persian one, and we both enjoyed the food enormously. The only thing which surprised us was the size of the plates and quantity of food on them, they are very large -... More 

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We were a sports team on a budget. We gave them what we wanted to pay [including tip] and they came up with a fantastic meal that included fresh vegetables, kebabs and a meat/pasta [like a bolognaise] dish, with drinks. Great for a pre-game meal and good to get fresh vegetables when the usual diet on trips is fried and... More 

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Thank Wayne W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Our hotel sent us here for lunch... We thought we had come to the wrong place and waked in twice before we finally got it. This is a Italian / Persian restaurant in Lawndale ( Hawthorn Boulevard) CA. The owner explained to us that there are two kitchens and the food is all prepared from scratch. We opted for a... More 

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Thank Altagold
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

Hanks Bistro restaurant was definitely one of the highlights of our US trip. We were able to cherish and end our trip at a high note. The food was excellent and was served readil, upon our request. The ambiance was amazing and the owners put in a lot of effort to make it look shick. The service was fantastic. Jameel... More 

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Lawndale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Where else can you get traditional Persian food along side with Italian? Great people, very friendly, and will help you in selecting if you are a Persian food novice. Delicious, affordable,and huge servings

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Ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

It was closing time when we called them to go in. They said to come anyway. They were gracious and pleasant . The food was emormous portions at low prices. Amazing! We were amazed! It is in a shopping center and parking is easy.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2011

Hank's Bistro, at 14406 S Hawthorne Blvd in Lawndale CA, not far from LAX, was recommended to our group of six by our hotel staff and we are so glad we went. The owner, Reza, and his staff are welcoming, warm-hearted people whose sole purpose is to make you feel welcome and feed you well. We all had Italian dishes... More 

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Hawthorne, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2010

Have been a customer for years and having my Daughter's birthday gatherings there. I have been recommending them to everyone I know. This year after my party of eight is there they inform me that they will not sell me 2 XL pizzas and they will only accept one small $10 personal pizza for each in my party. I tell... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2010

Was recommended by hotel and did not disappoint. Good Italian menu and great Persian food. Ordered kabobs. Very tender meat, not over flavored. Under $20 with tip for locally owned great food. Highly recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Halal, Persian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14406 Hawthorne Blvd, Lawndale, CA 90260-1517
    (Rosecrans Ave.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lawndale
  • Phone Number: 310-679-2222

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