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Gaetano's Restaurant

2731 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505-7001
+1 310-326-3354
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“lasagna” (12 reviews)
“spumoni” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2731 Pacific Coast Hwy, Torrance, CA 90505-7001
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

great Italian experience, many good memories with my family since the old location, 15-20 years? and will keeping coming.

Thank Julio S
Reviewed 30 December 2016

It is very difficult for me to write this review because Gaetano's has been our absolute favorite Italian restaurant in the Southbay for many years. My wife and I, along with numerous family members, have eaten here dozens of times and consider ourselves "regulars". Following...More

3  Thank pdd562016
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Love this place: the food, the ambience, the staff, EVERYTHING. I live in Europe and love Italian food, but hadn't been able to find anything that came up to snuff in the South Bay, but Gaetano's did it. The food is wonderful. Can highly recommend.

1  Thank Paicines
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We've now been to Gaetano's three times. The first time my husband and I went it was not busy, which may be why the waitress felt it was ok to catch up on the news with all her old customers. We were glad to see...More

1  Thank barbdmar
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Went there for dinner on a Friday night. It was slightly crowded but we were seated pretty quickly. My wife had seafood risotto, and I had the pork shoulder. We both loved our meals. Great place for a date night.

1  Thank mdowd111
Reviewed 19 November 2016

There are many Italian restaurants in the South Bay area, mostly "chain restaurants". Gaetano's is a locally owned and operated restaurant that has been serving excellent Italian dishes since 1999. It has a friendly family ambiance with many different food choices and specials. I love...More

1  Thank Kent S
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

My nephew told me this was one of his favorite places to eat, so we went to check it out. So glad we did! Our waitress was great & the food was amazing! Had the Butternut Squash Ravioli. Delicious!! For dessert, we had the Spinoni....More

1  Thank Tambrukd
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Came for a late lunch after our sushi place we tried to go to was already closed for lunch. Have to say that I was quite surprised. I had the short rib and tagliatelle and my wife had the salmon salad. Both were composed well...More

1  Thank RunawayJames
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We love this place. The servers are friendly and atmosphere is nice. The place is nice and clean too. My fav is their homemade ice cream.

1  Thank zaniedate
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food and wonderful staff. Have been here numerous times for their family dinners and wine paring dinners. Enjoy sitting outside on the patio when the weather is good, which is almost everyday. My favorites are the pick 2 lunch special with the California chop...More

1  Thank Rachelle S
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Do you offer gluten-free pasta?
21 October 2015|
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Response from Scenarist | Reviewed this property |
Yes. In my living room. Dessert is in the bedroom (pending review).
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
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