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Spoon House

1601 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247-3243
+1 310-538-0376
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
28 May 2017
“Good food, long wait”
15 Apr 2017
“Japanese Italian Food”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Japanese
$$ - $$$
1601 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247-3243
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

No doubt the food here is great and fun as it is so unusual but if you come with a party of 4 or more during dinner, it's a ridiculous wait. The small staff is so busy they are not able to strategically sit people...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It's my third time here and as always, it was very good. Not a fancy or romantic place but delicious food. A $1 salad??? Unbelievable but true. Very unusual pasta sauce options but I guess that is Japanese influence. I went with the garlic beef...More

Thank igormilewski
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I would definitely recommend this place. I always get their Uni pasta with seaweed. It is so good. I have also tried their others pasta and also good. Try not to go during lunch as it is really packed.

Thank bbd21
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The concept of Spoon House sounds a little weird, but the restaurant is excellent. They serve spaghetti, and much of their menu is with Japanese-style toppings. They use regular spaghetti, as opposed to some other kind of noodles. Everything is prepared fresh and in plain...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Can we call Spoon House an institution now? It's been at the same Gardena corner, sporting the same blue/white color scheme for years, maybe more than 30 (?) The menu gets an item added now and then, but it's been essentially the same for longer...More

1  Thank TravelDrone
Reviewed 5 December 2014

I had been here for lunch years ago when a friend worked in the area. This was a dinner visit before a concert at the Forum and it was every bit as good as I remembered. Think Japanese fare on a bowl of spaghetti. Most...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 August 2014 via mobile

My boss told me that he was going to take me to a great restaurant with good steak and good pasta. So he took me here, at first I was a bit shocked at the setting which felt a bit like a run down diner....More

Thank Billy C
Reviewed 4 June 2014

First visit in 10+ years and and the place hasn't changed. -"One Dollar Salad" is still a great value -Parking lot is still small and tight -Prices are decent for the portions -Lunchtime crowd is loud and busy -Not good for parties over 4 -Appetizer...More

Thank NakatomiPlza
Reviewed 21 December 2013

Word of mouth from most of our friends and even family was that the Spoon House was a great little place with great Italian/Japanese spaghetti. Driving by periodically, the cozy little restaurant with patrons standing inside and many times outside waiting for a table has...More

Thank Seeker55
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Their spaghetti with cod roe and sea urchin is great. Unfortunately they don't have sea urchin the last few time I visit :(

Thank L C
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US$11 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 1601 W Redondo Beach Blvd, Gardena, CA 90247-3243
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gardena
  • Phone Number: +1 310-538-0376
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