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1700 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5500
+1 310-944-4525
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Moscow, Russia
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

My family had a fabulous vegetarian dinner at Green Temple during a recent trip to Redondo Beach. The menu was inventive, all the employees were helpful and the decor was bohemian and fun. We tried the special of the day (tamales), a divine salad and the tofu steamers. The cashew and macadamia nut pie was a fantastic dessert. We highly... More 

Thank 3fellers
Los Angeles, California
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

I love this place, cool atmosphere, good food. This is a vegetarian place, though I am not vegetarian myself, I still choose to go here often because I love the food and atmosphere.

Thank Liana E
redondo beach, ca
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152 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great Vegan restaurant. Nice variety of food and great staff. I often pick- up something on my way home.

Thank sallygutierrez
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

After being on the road for three weeks, I was so happy to get home and have lunch on a beautiful day at one of my favorite places to get great vegan food.

Thank Lin V
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

While I tend towards vegetarian/vegan dishes when we eat out, this is the first time I've eaten somewhere completely vegan. It's a place I'm ready to go back to today! The seating is scattered throughout the restaurant in small courtyards, inside the restaurant and out in front. The decor was typical new age bohemian - very casual, very comfortable. The... More 

Thank Jerichong
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

The ambiance is soothing and the service is great. The dishes offered are fresh, unique, and filling. Highly recommend.

Thank Barbara F
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I always love the vegan options in Southern Ca, but this place is on my must do every time I visit. So many options!! And the ambiance is so calming and beautiful. Love it!!

Thank Rachel_Ooms
Whittier, California
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263 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2016

After an energy healing session, I decided to go vegan/vegetarian for a week or more. My first meal was at Green Temple. It was a good spot. I had the tofu steamer over vegetables and rice. The combination was just okay and quite pricey for what it was, but the sauce on top was delicious. I would come back to... More 

Thank pgalido
Houston, Texas
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29 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

We eat at Green Temple every time that I visit my family in Southern California. The menu has remained the same over the years. The quality of the food remains high. The servers are friendly and the restaurant is charming. I look forward to the next time.

Thank Cintura25
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

I absolutely loved Green Temple! The inner garden with fountain (and koi!) made for a delightful meal. The walls were beautifully painted. It's an upbeat zen feel. I had the vegetarian lasagna and could have eaten the same thing for my next 5 meals. It was white sauced based, and not the heavy red stuff. Did not miss the meat... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 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: 1700 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-944-4525

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