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California Grill

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6751 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4409
+1 562-907-7017
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Whittier, California
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Recently dined with friends and ordered the fish tacos. Not only was the Mahi-Mahi perfectly cooked for the tacos, they were served with a generous portion of black beans and rice, both delicious. My friend ordered deep dish apple pie ala mode, and it was large enough to satisfy all 3 of us! Highly recommend this excellent restaurant!

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Thank CV303
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The wait on a Sunday morning around 10:00 is always a long wait but with patience it's worth the wait. The prices are reasonable and the food is great and food portions! The customer service is great as well. I have also gone during lunch and the menu is just as good. This is our favorite place when we go... More 

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Thank Pam C
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Best food I have eaten not expensive excellent service it is always busy from time it opens for breakfast to closing time you will love the deserts

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Thank Philip C
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Nice food and a decent location I like to sit on the outside patio area which overlooks Whittier collage as well as historic parts of uptown Whittier!

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Thank Brandon B
Whittier, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Best hot wings, seafood pasta, club sandwich and salads. This is our Sunday evening go to restaurant. They always provide friendly service, clean setting and delicious food. Great for families.

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Thank Violet H
Whittier, California
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The Grill is consistent in the quality of their food and the servers are usually on top of their game, very friendly and prompt with your requests. The food is fresh and healthfully prepared no matter what your order.

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Thank Foodxyz
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food service food price is reasonable excellent for families for breakfast lunch and supper

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Thank Philip C
Pico Rivera, California, United States
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9 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Always a great place to enjoy a wonderful breakfast meal. The staff is so attentive, fast and cheerful. The meals are expertly made and brought to your table in a timely manner. We haven't had a bad meal at this restaurant ever!!!

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Thank Alemandj
San Tan Valley, Arizona
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We eat here every time we visit Whittier for a concert. They take reservations which is a nice added feature. Everyone in our party of six had a different dish and they were all delicious. The salmon was exceptional as well as the pasta dishes. Always save room for dessert, or better yet, order some cobbler to go. The service... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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114 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Very average café near Whittier college. The staff is very friendly, and the service is pretty good. Plus, parking is a breeze behind the restaurant. Those are some great positives. However, the food is just your basic eggs, plain omelets, and standard fare. If you want some food that’s a bit more interesting, just go a few blocks to downtown... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6751 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Whittier
  • Phone Number: +1 562-907-7017
Description
Welcome to California Grill! Located just across the street from Whittier College, California Grill has been serving food up "fresh, fast and fun" for more than a decade. It's our pleasure to provide you with a comfortable, family-oriented atmosphere, great service and food to be enjoyed.

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