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The Rusty Monk

££ - £££American,
6749 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4110
+1 562-698-5553
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
“pretzels” (10 reviews)
“beer cheese” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
££ - £££
6749 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4110
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 7 January 2018

This place on Main Street had a great selection of Belgium beers and food. The servers were quick and knowledgeable about the beers. Comfy place to eat and drink.

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 13 December 2017

What a great gastropub in Whittier. They have excellent food and beer. I have been there multiple times. The appetizers that you should get are the short rib poutine or the pretzel. The short rib just melts in your mouth while the pretzel is super...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My mom and I love to go to the Rusty Monk whenever I'm in town. We always invite my son and his wife, and more family if they're around. We really enjoy the Bavarian meal, drinks and casual ambiance. Great for a couple, or for...More

Thank Lilian V
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The deco is definitely more funk and the cooking is Asian influenced with more of a tropical influence on the dishes. However, some dishes can be a bit of hit and miss. If your palate is up for something different, this place fit the bill....More

Thank semanticvision
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the short rib poutine and wings. The attempted German vibe was a little lost on us but it was a fun place to hangout and have a beer.

Thank JaxCA
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I WENT TO TRY THE CHEESE N CIDAR PAIRING. It was great! The service was a little slow though. The server brought us the cider almost 10 minutes before the cheese so we just stared at it because we wanted to try it with the...More

Thank amandaamiel
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Been coming into this place for a couple of years now. Each time I come in they are changing something. Started with the delicious pretzel and then changed it to something I would by at a vendor market. Then the beer was changed out, then...More

Thank sdlljr
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Fantastic fresh Bavarian soft pretzels and great selection of Belgian style beers. Party of four - (1) one person enjoyed the Branzino (2) two of us thought the schnitzel, moules and battered fish (deep fried so long they were more like hard commercial fish sticks)...More

Thank JackR46
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Good service, good vibe and excellent food and great beer selection! Start with the pretzel and mustard. My husband & I have visited numerous times and enjoyed a delicious dinner, ask for specials, one time we had a fish with wild rice that was incredible....More

Thank california368
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We had a dance lesson around the corner from the Rusty Monk. After the lesson we were thirsty and hungry so we went to the Rusty Monk based on someone's suggestion. Boy, were they correct!! The food was great and the beer was even better....More

Thank Frank R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6749 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90601-4110
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Whittier
  • Phone Number: +1 562-698-5553
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