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Best things to do in Torrance

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Mall
“Third largest shopping mall in the United States. Features anchor stores like Nordstrom & Macy’s among others, a food court which includes the famous Pink’s Hot Dogs, full-service restaurants, AMC Theater multiplex, a fitness center and Mitsuwa Marketplace. ”
77 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Located just a few minutes south of LAX in Redondo Beach, California, The Pier is a South Bay landmark offering oceanfront dining, shopping and entertainment. Enjoy a scenic stroll along The Pier with panoramic ocean views, water activities including harbor cruises, seasonal whale watching, kayaks, pedal boats and S.U.P. rentals or find a unique gift or souvenir for someone special. This place is also good for fresh seafood at the pier, retails & gifts shops. Many restaurants and bars with live music. ”
95 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Did you forget something from your business attire? Or have a broken flip flop and need to replace them? This place has everything you could need for clothing. ”
24 locals recommend
Bar
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“Gastropub created by Top Chef Brooke and husband Nick Roberts which is within walking distance. Check out their happy hour or Taco Tuesdays. Good food, good portions, craft cocktails, reasonably priced.”
25 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Family owned and operated since 1952. My grandparents frequented this establishment as they ate fresh seafood and watched the sun go down while they sipped cocktails. This is one of my favorite nostalgic places to visit (you might notice by all the souvenir cups at our property)! :)”
34 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“This South Bay landmark is 10 minutes south of LAX, and offers a slew of restaurants, shops and typical entertainment. There's almost always live music, the views are great and special events are hosted frequently.”
14 locals recommend
Rock Club
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“Small venue to see live music most nights. Better than average bar food. www.sainterocke.com”
19 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Walking distance to the newly renovated AMC South Bay Galleria - Dine in options, super comfy recliner seating”
8 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“ South Bay, is a shopping mall in Redondo Beach in Los Angeles County, California. It is anchored by Macy's, Kohl's and Wonder of Dinosaurs, as well as a 16-screen AMC Theatres multiplex.”
5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“The best and freshest seafood eating spot in Southern California. Right on Redondo Beach Pier.”
16 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“It is oceanfront and on the pier so you can walk there in a couple mins. More formal than the rest of the boardwalk with excellent food”
14 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Stop by Riviera Village when you're near Redondo/Torrance Beach. There are some really nice restaurants and cute boutique shops to give you some idea of local living.”
15 locals recommend
Beach
“Walk to the beach with the gear we provide and relax and soak up the CA rays. ”
9 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Nice dining restaurant has a patio and fire place, full bar Good food, good live band every night. Local hang out ”
19 locals recommend
Bike Rental / Bike Share
“A 5 minute drive or a 10 minute walk. Rent bikes for the duration of your stay and explore the area! ”
13 locals recommend
Route
“Beautiful drive down the coast. Take a drive at sunset and stop along the way at any of the great restaurants you will see on your drive.”
14 locals recommend