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$15 - $50
American, Steakhouse, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed March 4, 2020 via mobile

I was craving for prime rib but since Lawry’s was a little far, my wife & I tried this restaurant in Torrance for the first time. Can be a little crowded but it didn’t disappoint... craving for prime rib satisfied!

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 3, 2020

Grilled shrimp was wonderful as was the spumoni ice cream cake., very nice salad. Steak as nicely done, delicious bread - very happy with everything. Also like the sort of old school cocktail lounge atmosphere with the red leather booths. Service was friendly and efficient...! Would definitely go back if in town again.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed March 1, 2020

Hey when you step into this resturant - it's like going back to 1950.....it is OLD SCHOOL! Red booths......etc., BUT their Prime Rib is REALLY GREAT......

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 26, 2020 via mobile

I'm definitely going to have to go back the food was delicious and the service supreme... We had such a great lunch & visit... Love the atmosphere

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 24, 2020 via mobile

Talk about an experience. First I thought I was in a scene of West World where I was transported back in time. You walk into 1963 where your bar tenders are familiar with all their local drunks. Atmosphere is good food is delightful and for...a brief moment in time you are not in the thrust of Fake LA . A must stop for any tourist in SoCal.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 29, 2019

We wanted to go to an old style steak House for a leisurely dinner but it was not leisurely. It's evident they want you in and out quickly, no relaxing between courses. Cocktails a bit slow coming, then soup and salad while hardly having time...to sip the drinks. The the appetizer AFTER the soup and salad. Check came without asking if we wanted dessert. Food was ok, nothing special. Might work for you if you you are in a big hurry. This was at about 6:30 pm on a Friday.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 19, 2019

Prime rib is excellent and the price is just right. Waiters and waitresses are always nice and friendly. They make it feel like home.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed December 18, 2019

this restaurant provided good tender prime rib, taste good good service and bar service, big parking, easy drive in. 這家牛排館供應嫩原始牛排, 好吃鮮嫩, 有酒吧飲料, 很史和家庭聚會宴客場所, 大型停車場, 晚餐人多接受預訂, 服務很好, 值得去用餐的地方

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed November 12, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant reminds of Del Conte’s a great place to dine, and I was sorry it closed after decades of good memories. The San Franciscan has similar vibes.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 8, 2019

I have eaten here on many occasion. The prime rib is excellent and cooked for your pleasure. Waiters and waitresses go out of their way to ensure a wonderful evening is had by all. Must make a reservation, especially on the weekends. During the weekdays...there are some busy times.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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March 25, 2017|
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Response from 930joey | Reviewed this property |
I use the room for my Parents 50th Anniversary dinner and we had 30. There was room for one more table so 40 should be fine.
March 25, 2017|
Response from 722junef |
Our banquet room seats 36-40 maximum.
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June 22, 2016|
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Frequently Asked Questions about The San Franciscan

  • Yes, The San Franciscan offers takeout services.

  • Yes, The San Franciscan offers delivery services.

  • The San Franciscan is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5