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The Standing Room

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144 N Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-3136
(310) 374-7545
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12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This burger joint is a literal hole in the wall. The burger is definitely very tasty, but I don't know if it is the best in Los Angeles. I think the best thing about the burger year is it is juicy and rich. The basic cheeseburgers with different types of cheese and toppings are about $10, but they have some... More 

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Thank Ian L
Saint Louis, Missouri
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the best burgers I've had. Almost too big to eat too, but finished every bit of it. Would definitely go back.

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Thank TheGolfinGuy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is literally a hamburger stand in the back of a liquor store. the burger was very good. The fries were a large order. This is not a cheap burger either, but worth the expense. There are a few picnic tables outside by the road. The staff were friendly and helpful. It is good for a fast bite to eat,but... More 

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Thank KHA8
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

If you want a unique burger, this is the place. Tons of options to choose from and always delicious. Fries are big enough to share. No place to sit though, so plan to walk across the street to the park and enjoy your food there.

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Thank christinedawnc
Redondo Beach, California, United States
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Everyone else can claim it but the Standing Room owns the title of Best Burger in LA. Their Napoleon burger is nothing short of outrageous right along with their truffle fries.

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Thank Steve M
Manhattan Beach, California
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176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Yup. A true "hole in the wall"!! This place is quite famous in the south bay, and I finally got there. This is not a place to come if on a diet or restricted menu. The burgers are big, the fries are huge, and all are fantastic! You go inside the liquor store, go to the right, and order from... More 

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Thank Ace90266
Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

We've just finished our order of a Naked, a Dressed, a Napoleon plus sweet potato fries and parmesan and truffle fries. Beaware that the happy hour $2 off burgers and fries applies only to the Hermosa Beach restaurant, not the Redondo Beach hole in the wall, and that this is not a cheap take away at $54, but here is... More 

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Thank MASBuk
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Have been couple times in Standing room on my previous trips to LA, so made a visit this time but wast extremelly satisfied - burger was quite messy, but still good, but the fries were mediocre at the best, didint finished them - just basic fries you can do at home, suggest to stay with the burger only...

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Thank Martin K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Great beers, great food, great service! Isn't that what you want in a restaurant experience? We only had an hour between flights but really made it count by eating here. Would recommend!

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Thank PottsC
los angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Just eat here. It's eclectic and delicious and insane. Tip: call in your order. The waits are often long. Totally worth it. Yes, it's in a liquor store (Redondo location; Hermosa is a full restaurant.). Eat outside or take it home. Or to the beach. You'll be so frickin glad you did. Nom, nom, nom.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 N Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-3136
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: (310) 374-7545

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