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Restaurants in South El Monte

The Best Restaurants

Los Chilitos Restaurant 1648 Tyler Ave # E, South El Monte
Los Chilitos Restaurant
Mexican • $

Los Chilitos Restaurant

1648 Tyler Ave # E, South El Monte, CA 91733

The food is great the service is wonderful, a great neighborhood restaurant. Their known for their coffee and my wife said it's just like her grandma made...

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  • Superb154 Reviews4.7
Veggie Life Restaurant 9324 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Veggie Life Restaurant
Vegetarian • $

Veggie Life Restaurant

9324 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Have enjoyed every visit and am not a vegetarian; I like good vegetarian food as well as flesh food and want to eat less meat, so was pleasantly surprised at...

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  • Superb199 Reviews4.6
Taqueria Periban Inc. 2129 Chico Ave, South El Monte
Taqueria Periban Inc.
Mexican

Taqueria Periban Inc.

2129 Chico Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Don't under estimate this place. It's tucked between commercial buildings. But if you jut take the chance and try ANYTHING on their menu. It's...

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  • Superb172 Reviews4.6
Lolita's Fast Food 1955 Rosemead Blvd, South El Monte
Lolita's Fast Food
Sandwich Shop • $

Lolita's Fast Food

1955 Rosemead Blvd, South El Monte, CA 91733

A true hidden gem in SGV! The very unassuming location connected to a gas station has you questioning how delicious these tortas are, but let me tell you,...

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  • Superb155 Reviews4.6
Taco Nazo 9516 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Taco Nazo
Mexican • $

Taco Nazo

9516 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

We all agreed that they have the best fish tacos on earth. Perfectly crispy, light batter and the fish itself was moist and tender. I can’t imagine it being...

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  • Superb296 Reviews4.4
Gioia Cheese Co 1605 Potrero Ave, South El Monte
Gioia Cheese Co
Cheese Shops • $

Gioia Cheese Co

1605 Potrero Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

THE BEST CHEESE! BURRATA WAS SO GREAT, I CANNOT WAIT TO GO BACK FOR MORE? Okay, this place looks looked creepy as heck, I didn't know where the front...

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  • Superb73 Reviews4.8
Fuego Restaurant 1945 Tyler Ave, South El Monte
Fuego Restaurant
Chicken Shop

Fuego Restaurant

1945 Tyler Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Loma Saltado Fries are a 10/10! Ate them so fast. Seasoned so well. Meat was super tender. Veggies cooked perfectly. Fries crisp even with the sauces....

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  • Superb97 Reviews4.6
The 626 Craft Beer & Cocktail Bar 9444 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
The 626 Craft Beer & Cocktail Bar
Sports Bar • $$

The 626 Craft Beer & Cocktail Bar

9444 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Chill place to grab a couple drinks and chit chat with friends and meet new people. They check your ID before you go in and also your bags for safety reasons....

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  • Superb83 Reviews4.6
Baby Bros Pizza & Wings 9847 Rush St, South El Monte
Baby Bros Pizza & Wings
Pizza • $$

Baby Bros Pizza & Wings

9847 Rush St, South El Monte, CA 91733

When we arrived the parking lot was dead and the restaurant was the same. I was hesitant thinking they should be busier if it's good. Boy was I wrong!!!...

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  • Superb238 Reviews4.3
El Paisano Restaurant 1523 Peck Rd, South El Monte
El Paisano Restaurant
Mexican • $

El Paisano Restaurant

1523 Peck Rd, South El Monte, CA 91733

Great burritos for a good price. Nice menu. Very good breakfast burritos. We liked the Spicy Pork (chili verde) very tasty. Monster size burritos to share with...

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  • Superb112 Reviews4.4
Taco SAAS 10300 Rush St, South El Monte
Taco SAAS
Tacos

Taco SAAS

10300 Rush St, South El Monte, CA 91733

First time here & I didn't expect the food to be really good. It's was like a 8/10. I got the Keto tacos & burrito & some other thing...

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  • Superb58 Reviews4.6
Rio's Pizza 1949 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Rio's Pizza
Pizza • $$

Rio's Pizza

1949 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Pizza reminds me of what pizza tasted like from when I was a kid which was about 35+ years ago! I travel from Long Beach to El Monte because this is the only...

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  • Good223 Reviews4.2
KFC 1927 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
KFC
Chicken • $

KFC

1927 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Original chicken was not ready and they asked us to wait. They were very polite. Offered us a free drink while we waited and the manager was so kind he brought...

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  • Superb111 Reviews4.3
Super Pizza Veloz 1611 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Super Pizza Veloz
Pizza

Super Pizza Veloz

1611 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Best Pizza in town. Our shop(war's Customs)is located in El Monte when ever we have family in our shop we stop by for some pizza here to spoil them whit...

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  • Superb74 Reviews4.4
Auntie Kitchen 10472 Garvey Ave, El Monte
Auntie Kitchen
Chinese • $

Auntie Kitchen

10472 Garvey Ave, El Monte, CA 91733

You looking for some canto comfort food? Yes, I am. I never really venture out to S. El Monte but I was in the area looking for a quick lunch. I came here...

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  • Good130 Reviews4.2

Pizza Restaurants

Pizza in South El Monte
Baby Bros Pizza & Wings 9847 Rush St, South El Monte
Baby Bros Pizza & Wings
Pizza • $$

Baby Bros Pizza & Wings

9847 Rush St, South El Monte, CA 91733

When we arrived the parking lot was dead and the restaurant was the same. I was hesitant thinking they should be busier if it's good. Boy was I wrong!!!...

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  • Superb238 Reviews4.3
Rio's Pizza 1949 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Rio's Pizza
Pizza • $$

Rio's Pizza

1949 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Pizza reminds me of what pizza tasted like from when I was a kid which was about 35+ years ago! I travel from Long Beach to El Monte because this is the only...

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  • Good223 Reviews4.2
Super Pizza Veloz 1611 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Super Pizza Veloz
Pizza

Super Pizza Veloz

1611 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Best Pizza in town. Our shop(war's Customs)is located in El Monte when ever we have family in our shop we stop by for some pizza here to spoil them whit...

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  • Superb74 Reviews4.4

Mexican Restaurants

Mexican in South El Monte
Los Chilitos Restaurant 1648 Tyler Ave # E, South El Monte
Los Chilitos Restaurant
Mexican • $

Los Chilitos Restaurant

1648 Tyler Ave # E, South El Monte, CA 91733

The food is great the service is wonderful, a great neighborhood restaurant. Their known for their coffee and my wife said it's just like her grandma made...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb154 Reviews4.7
Taqueria Periban Inc. 2129 Chico Ave, South El Monte
Taqueria Periban Inc.
Mexican

Taqueria Periban Inc.

2129 Chico Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Don't under estimate this place. It's tucked between commercial buildings. But if you jut take the chance and try ANYTHING on their menu. It's...

  • Take-Out
  • Delivery
  • Superb172 Reviews4.6
Taco Nazo 9516 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Taco Nazo
Mexican • $

Taco Nazo

9516 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

We all agreed that they have the best fish tacos on earth. Perfectly crispy, light batter and the fish itself was moist and tender. I can’t imagine it being...

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  • Drive-Through
  • Superb296 Reviews4.4

Chinese Restaurants

Chinese in South El Monte
Auntie Kitchen 10472 Garvey Ave, El Monte
Auntie Kitchen
Chinese • $

Auntie Kitchen

10472 Garvey Ave, El Monte, CA 91733

You looking for some canto comfort food? Yes, I am. I never really venture out to S. El Monte but I was in the area looking for a quick lunch. I came here...

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  • Good130 Reviews4.2
Kim Kee Noodle House 9646 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Kim Kee Noodle House
Chinese • $

Kim Kee Noodle House

9646 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Kim Kee noodle house... My oh my... The OG for chiu chow soup!! So nomnomnomilicious! I accidentally put 4 stars, but it's always a 5 star in my book. It...

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  • Good139 Reviews4.1
Sam‘s Chinese Barbecue 9624 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Sam‘s Chinese Barbecue
Chinese • $

Sam‘s Chinese Barbecue

9624 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Went there for some Chinese BBQ. It appears that they used to have sit down dining serving popular Cantonese dishes but stoped during the pandemic. The BBQ was...

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  • Good72 Reviews3.9

Burger Restaurants

Burgers in South El Monte
Tasty Choice To Eat 1724 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Tasty Choice To Eat
Hamburger • $

Tasty Choice To Eat

1724 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

I really like this place. I've never gotten anything here that I didn't like. My favorite is the chicken breast melt on sourdough. It's...

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  • Good148 Reviews3.8
Burger Zone 1603 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
Burger Zone
Hamburger • $

Burger Zone

1603 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

It was good food but very confusing service. At the of the transaction I ended with whatbi ordered but not how I ordered it. I requested a sandwich but got a...

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  • Good177 Reviews3.6
The Habit Burger Grill 1818 Durfee Ave Ste. 2-A, South El Monte
The Habit Burger Grill
Hamburger

The Habit Burger Grill

1818 Durfee Ave Ste. 2-A, South El Monte, CA 91733

Man El Monte lacks fresh food so thank you The habit for coming here I appreciate it! For prices of a fast food joint like jack or Mcdonalds you get way better...

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  • Average30 Reviews2.9
Lolita's Fast Food 1955 Rosemead Blvd, South El Monte
Lolita's Fast Food
Sandwich Shop • $

Lolita's Fast Food

1955 Rosemead Blvd, South El Monte, CA 91733

A true hidden gem in SGV! The very unassuming location connected to a gas station has you questioning how delicious these tortas are, but let me tell you,...

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  • Superb155 Reviews4.6
Mr. Baguette 9661 Garvey Ave #101, South El Monte
Mr. Baguette
Sandwich Shop • $

Mr. Baguette

9661 Garvey Ave #101, South El Monte, CA 91733

I thought the sandwich was made well. I liked the quality of the bread, but I think they cheat you with the drinks. There is way too much ice inside their...

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  • Good103 Reviews3.9
Subway 11335 Thienes Ave Suite B, South El Monte
Subway
Sandwich Shop • $

Subway

11335 Thienes Ave Suite B, South El Monte, CA 91733

My partner and I were just served by a lovely man (bleached blonde hair) who was so friendly. We are currently travelling through town, over from Australia,...

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  • Average96 Reviews2.9
Fuego Restaurant 1945 Tyler Ave, South El Monte
Fuego Restaurant
Chicken Shop

Fuego Restaurant

1945 Tyler Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Loma Saltado Fries are a 10/10! Ate them so fast. Seasoned so well. Meat was super tender. Veggies cooked perfectly. Fries crisp even with the sauces....

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  • Superb97 Reviews4.6
KFC 1927 Durfee Ave, South El Monte
KFC
Chicken • $

KFC

1927 Durfee Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

Original chicken was not ready and they asked us to wait. They were very polite. Offered us a free drink while we waited and the manager was so kind he brought...

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  • Superb111 Reviews4.3
Wingstop 11335 Thienes Ave Unit 1-A, South El Monte
Wingstop
Chicken Wings • $$

Wingstop

11335 Thienes Ave Unit 1-A, South El Monte, CA 91733

The new chicken sandwich is so good. I got the buffalo flavor?? it was moist and the bun was soft. I totally recommend trying it and its on sale for $..7.99...

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  • Average119 Reviews2.8

Vietnamese Restaurants

Vietnamese in South El Monte
My Hanh Restaurant 9611 Garvey Ave #109, South El Monte
My Hanh Restaurant
Vietnamese • $

My Hanh Restaurant

9611 Garvey Ave #109, South El Monte, CA 91733

This restaurant always have a nice services and it's feel like family, always keep their foods authentic and delicious, I always invited my friends and...

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  • Good84 Reviews4.2
Phở Filet 9463 Garvey Ave ste a, South El Monte
Phở Filet
Vietnamese • $

Phở Filet

9463 Garvey Ave ste a, South El Monte, CA 91733

Good,only place it has really (ve gion -kind like beef tender. This is pho filet 1 . Now pho filet 2 is no good. They has no more ve gion. Now i always go this...

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  • Good214 Reviews4
Phở Hai Restaurant 9663 Garvey Ave, South El Monte
Phở Hai Restaurant
Vietnamese • $

Phở Hai Restaurant

9663 Garvey Ave, South El Monte, CA 91733

My husband and I frequent this pho place every Monday. I absolutely adore Johnny and his sister. They are a wonderful small family business and I support small...

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  • Good133 Reviews4