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The Green Temple

1700 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5500
+1 310-944-4525
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“veggie burger” (7 reviews)
“tofu” (10 reviews)
“steamers” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1700 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5500
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

The crust on the Walnut Loaf entre was outstanding. Everything was cooked perfectly. Comfort food that happens to be vegetarian.

Thank Rocky R
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Anyone we've brought to this restaurant says it's the best vegetarian/vegan food they've ever had. The cheese sauce is so good we can't leave without buying a container to take home, and the entrees are consistently tasty. There are options to create your own mix...More

Thank V F
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Delish food, lovely ambiance and great service. The hot apple cider was soooo good on a chilly morning. I could have drunk a gallon of it!

Thank caliartist
Reviewed 2 December 2017

This is our second visit. After enjoying dinner two years ago, on this trip we went for lunch and took two friends who are neither vegetarian or vegan. First off, the staff is wonderful and the atmosphere is unique. The main fountain had to be...More

Thank 2Vegans2wheels
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed my late lunch here. I had the Blue Plate and it was fabulous! Whatever you had thought of when you think veggie patty will be transformed to something much more wonderful by the time you leave here! It was amazing had lots of...More

Thank Kristin B
Reviewed 12 October 2017

What a beautiful and relaxing environment! The staff are friendly, efficient and accommodating. Even my non-vegetarian companion was pleased with the food, though I could have used a bit more avocado (and fewer sprouts) on the avocado sandwich. The veggie/lentil soup was lovely and just...More

Thank VagabondKatt
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The Green Temple is the Best of the Best Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurant between Los Angeles and San Francisco. The food is delicious, service is the best and ambiance is to perfection.

Thank gkirma
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Unimpressed!! The waiter was nice but very slow. It took 20 min before he even took our order. Then 45 more min to get our food. 2 out of 5 meals delivered were cold. However the outside patio is adorable & serene. The Spot has...More

Thank tinybubbles1212
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Visiting the shop close buy we discovered this restaurant , quick check on TA and let's go for a veggie restaurant, what we are not used too at all . Lovely and peace place in the patio , friendly waiter and good food , veggie...More

Thank Elise L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Finally ate here today, and was in total bliss!!! Sooooooo good!! Everything I tried, my reaction was "WOW!" I started with the Mango Iced tea, amazing. Got the Veggie Burger, with avocado and cheese - amazing. Then we also had the "Tostaditas" (Two organic baked...More

1  Thank Richard K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-944-4525
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