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Hot N Tot

) #2 of 73 Restaurants in Lomita $$ - $$$ American,
2347 Pacific Coast Hwy, Lomita, CA 90717-2401
+1 310-326-9626
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
2347 Pacific Coast Hwy, Lomita, CA 90717-2401
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

While I'm not a local, I stumbled upon this place while searching for breakfast at a place that didn't have an hour plus wait. You'd have to make a serious effort to leave this place hungry. The portions range from a lot to huge. I...More

Thank JParlante
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hot n Tot has been a landmark in Lomita forever. I love that part. The staff are all really cool. The food is awesome.

1  Thank tcs9
Reviewed 11 March 2017

All I have to say is outstanding breakfast !!!!! Everything on the menu for breakfast is great !! They even have fresh squeezed OJ and homemade salsa !! There soup is made from scratch everyday !!! They also have really good tuna melts !!!! There...More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Hot and Tot is a place where local families go for breakfast at a decent price. The place is clean, the portions are generous, and the staff is friendly and helpful. Tip: If you like your food spicy, ask the staff for salsa.

Thank lauraemikoelsaa
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Have been eating breakfast at Hot n Tot forever (OK, 35 years). Have only had lunch there once. Waitresses are friendly, but I generally seat myself to be served by a cutie waitress; we like to flirt with one another. Biscuits and gravy is one...More

Thank brucedog_1
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The Hot N Tot was a special place when I was growing up and finally went back for lunch. We have been to many Diners in our road travels and this has now become a old diner. The inside could really use a face lift...More

Thank 707clayg
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place is a landmark to the community. Good quality food and a breakfast favorite. It is a classic throwback from the 50's

Thank stevencrobles
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We hoped we discovered an old fashion greasy spoon flavorful restaurant. Our first visit was a delight. Our next two were not. Always good friendly service. Not always clean, or good food. Too bad as we had high hopes.

Thank KipColorado
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Well...I've never written a review quite like this. Because I've never had something quite like this happen. On my way back from exploring San Pedro Ca -the Port of Los Angeles- I drove back on Highway 1 (PCH) cause it's kind of a throwback to...More

Thank lagreek1
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We went to Hot N Tot after mass on Palm Sunday. We were expecting a huge wait. When we got there they told us 20 minutes but it was only about 10 minutes. The place is exactly what you would except from an old time...More

Thank DonandMaro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
05:30 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2347 Pacific Coast Hwy, Lomita, CA 90717-2401
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lomita
  • Phone Number: +1 310-326-9626
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