The San Franciscan

American, Steakhouse, Dive Bar
$ $
2520 Sepulveda Blvd (at Crenshaw Blvd)
Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 325-5231
11:00am - 2:00am
11:00am - 2:00am
11:00am - 2:00am
11:00am - 2:00am
11:00am - 2:00am
11:00am - 2:00am
2:00pm - 2:00am



  • Somewhat creepy old school goodness.
  • The parking and main entrance is in the back and the back is on the front (facing Sepulveda)! If you enter through the back (I.e. Sepulveda), check in at the back...I mean front.
  • Half pound prime rib for $19.95 and it includes soup, potato, or rice with a salad.
  • the Prime Rib is a MUST!
  • The best beef you'll find anywhere in the South Bay at amy price.
  • Sexy alligator, ask Jimmy to make one for you.
  • Opened in 1963. Old school steakhouse. Vintage signage, red leather booths, classic early 1960s.
  • Top Sirloin "The Special"
  • Good food great conversation.
  • Yummy steak and when you order med rare you get it yes!!!!
  • Meat! Time warp to the 70's.... Cool vibes... This place has character.
  • Don't let the ugly building exterior fool you. This place is one of the best places for steaks without breaking the bank.
  • Great huge lobster tails
  • Strange but cool/unique environment. Menu items are great. Yup go with the Prime Rib
  • A hidden of the best places for prime rib
  • Vodka soda. Any night of the week, will be the strongest one you've had. And, the staff always remembers you! Thx Phil, Sherri and Jeff :)
  • Try the coulote steak-excellent
  • Surprising good prime rib. Yuka approves
  • Prime rib is fantastic and the sirloin was just as fantastic!!! Dim lighting and old school ambiance makes it delightful!!!!
  • Prime rib a is a must get. Tried the liver and to my surprised, very very good. Awesome family vibe, everyone is friends with each other. Bartender and servers know everybody. Must go to local spot.

Nearby places

23900 Crenshaw Blvd (at 239th St.)