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California Grill

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6751 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4409
07:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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Whittier, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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.

Thank Violet H
Whittier, California
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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.

Thank Foodxyz
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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

Thank Philip C
Pico Rivera, California, United States
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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!!!

Thank Alemandj
San Tan Valley, Arizona
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84 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 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 

Thank jfox55
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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114 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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 

Thank finestbob
Whittier, California
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43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

California grill has a nice variety of foods on their menu. Across from Whittier College, it's a convenient stop when visiting the college's performing arts venue across the street. Good variety of beers as well. The chicken tortilla soup is tasty and their salmon entree is worth the stop. My girls love the Newporter sandwich on the menu since they... More 

Thank calursus82
Whittier, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The food and service is always good. Their breakfast menu never disappoints. The menu is extensive enough to always find what you want.

Thank Tropicalfish007
La Mirada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We have been coming to the California Grill for years and have never been disappointed. They have new offerings often which have always been good and we also have our favorites that we return for. We have had family gatherings here and there is such a variety of choices, everyone's taste can be satisfied.

Thank vicki326
Burbank, California
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60 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had a huge party outside in the patio. The service was good since it's so difficult serving a large party. The staff was friendly and the food was good. Lots of selections to choose from salads to sandwiches.

Thank lisapF1459DM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6751 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4409
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Whittier
  • Phone Number: 5629077017
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?