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Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
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12801 Towne Center Dr, Cerritos, CA 90703-8547
+1 562-865-0202
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Long Beach, California
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the tri-tip here. The sides and bread are excellent. The ribs are good, but not as exceptional as the tri-tip - not that I've heard any complaints.

Thank Joe G
Chino Hills, California
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82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our daughter here for her 25th birthday on a Saturday night and WOW was it crowded! However, since we had called the day ahead, they took us in as soon as we got there - not a true reservation system, but one tip worth knowing to get ahead here! And the food would have been worth a long wait... More 

Thank h2opolodad
Vancouver, Canada
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156 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had gone and had a tri tip steak salad. Not the healthiest with all the bbq, salad dressing, and tortilla strips on it. It was tasty, and came with 2 big buns...another healthy option. Steak was flavourful, and tender. This restaurant was packed, and lots of turnover.

Thank BC-Swede
Artesia, California
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a place to lick your fingers the meat is succulent,ribs, chicken this is the place to enjoy and have a excellent meal

Thank ymorrow2000
Murrieta, California
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426 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Four of us went in for lunch before seeing a show. We told our waiter we had 1.5 hours - he ensured we were taken care of. All four meals were yummy: - trout with fresh green beans - beef sliders with a garden salad (the salad had corn in it) - brisket sandwich - entree salad - forgot the... More 

Thank Lepha
Cerritos, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is such a nice place to come to for happy hour while waiting for your table. Service is not bad and the BBQ is tasty as well and it's so close to the neighborhood that we can walk there.

Thank motocyclo69
Pittsburgh, Pa
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

stayed across the street at the Sheraton for a week for work. I ate here at least 5 times. I atmosphere is second to none. Very large, but a warm, cozy feeling with dim lights. I like that. I recommend all I had including ribs, steak, pulled pork and baked potatoes. prices are reasonable as well.

Thank BlacknGoldtraveler
Cerritos, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Good food, good family atmosphere, good price....what not to like. Oh, they have great happy hour appetizers.

Thank chaud0wn
Gold Coast, Australia
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Enjoyed lunch at Wood Ranch. The meat was tender and the BBQ flavor was great. They offered good lunch specials and the food was tasty!

Thank Susan P
Cypress, California
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104 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This location is usually busy..I was hungry and shopping so I decided its time for a bite.I saw no line so to WoodranchI go.No wait. I ordered a beer a some grilled shrimp very good.The Menu is a lot like others about the same. Your choice steak, barbq salads burgers and a few fish items. They have good variety of... More 

Thank 1london2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12801 Towne Center Dr, Cerritos, CA 90703-8547
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Cerritos
  • Phone Number: +1 562-865-0202
CERRITOS RESTAURANT: DINING, CATERING, TAKE-OUT AND GIFT CARDS Superb Food at Great Prices! Wood Ranch's Award-Winning Cerritos restaurant features a menu of highly praised, signature dishes such as: Premium American Baby Back Pork Ribs, Certified Angus Beef(C) (steaks, prime rib, and burgers), USDA Choice Tri-Tip, fresh fish, and chicken. Our Cerritos restaurant also offers a broad selection of fantastic salads, appetizers, and homemade desserts.

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