We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gaetano's Restaurant

2731 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505-7001
+1 310-326-3354
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“wedges” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2731 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505-7001
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (134)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with a friend and her 2 young daughters. It was a beautiful evening so we chose to eat outside. We had about a 10 minute wait to be seated and the hostess ensured that the girls had something to do during the wait....More

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One if the best Italian Restaurant in the South Bay. A little bit pricey but it's all worthed. Service is very good. We will come back.

Thank aov9473
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

What a great place, hidden in a strip mall treat you like neighbors and the food and wine choices are homemade and great. Nice bar too.

Thank Av8trx90277
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had dinner at Gaetano's after seeing a movie across the street. Very convenient; just across the street from the theaters in a strip mall. Nice outdoor seating when the weather is nice. We were there on a Thursday when they have a 3-course tasting...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Always great service. Reserve a table, it is recommended. Love the fresh baked bread and oil with herbs They have a great wine selection, but we brought out own bottle on this visit. Bummed they took the chicken cannelloni off the menu. We both had...More

Thank Deana S
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The food were much better than other places in Torrance. The service is very good. The prices are an average in Torrance. Good for family get together here.

Thank Kazuhiko U
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

We were in Southern California for a girlfriends’ reunion. Our hostess who lives in this area recommended the restaurant for its good food and lovely outdoor seating. The eggplant was especially tasty; my friends who had the pasta with seafood raved about it. Good wine...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

This is a cute little Italian place next to a Kohl’s parking lot, complete with indoor and outdoor seating, heat lamps, ambience and amazing food! I came for lunch before a movie and enjoyed a lunch special of pear Gorgonzola salad and a meatball sandwich....More

Thank Brandie B
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Had dinner last night. We ordered the seafood pasta, Butternut squash ravioli and the asparagus chicken pasta. Bruschetta and calamari for appetizer and Caesar salad. Not the best Italian meal I've had but better than average. The service was pretty good. Pretty good meal. Some...More

Thank Mardy M
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We made a reservation for our anniversary after reading reviews from another site suggesting that this was one of the best restaurants in the South Bay. Not even close. The service, while very friendly, was almost criminally slow. Took an hour to get our main...More

Thank Jon R
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Torrance
Ramada Torrance
569 reviews
.38 km away
Bartlett Motel
4 reviews
.97 km away
Royal Inn
3 reviews
1.10 km away
Motel 6
8 reviews
1.24 km away
Nearby Restaurants
40 reviews
.28 km away
Mimis Cafe
60 reviews
.27 km away
Whole Foods Market
17 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lomita Railroad Museum
22 reviews
1.52 km away
South Coast Botanic Garden
86 reviews
1.56 km away
Western Museum of Flight
35 reviews
.97 km away
Palos Verdes Bowl
18 reviews
1.16 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
21 October 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Milo Z | Reviewed this property |
Yes. In my living room. Dessert is in the bedroom (pending review).
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 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 - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2731 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505-7001
    (Crenshaw Blvd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: +1 310-326-3354
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing