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    La Esperanza Restaurant  (Torrance)
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    La Esperanza Restaurant (Torrance)

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    Every Day
    08:00 AM - 09:00 PM
    (793) on Yelp
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    ₩₩ • Bakery • Mexican • Salvadorian

    22832 S Western Ave, Torrance, CA 90501 • More


    • Picked for you

      • Pupusas

        A salvadorian specialty large corn tortillas stuffed with cheese and other ingredients. Mix and match your ingredients in any combination (up to 1 ingredient $0.50 after each added ingredient)
        $3.95
      • Pupusa Revuelta

        Pupusa Revuelta: Mixed chicharron, beans, and cheese.
        $3.95
      • Horchata

        $4.99
      • Champurrado

        Mexican thick hot chocolate beverage.
        $3.99
      • Ensalada

        Mixed exotic salvadorian fruits.
        $4.99
    • Appetizers

      • Boquitas Chapinas

        Platter of different appetizers including grilled longaniza, fried chicharron chunks, cooked hot dogs, fresh cheese, and 3 tortillas, 1 topped with beans, the other with salsa, and the last one with guacamole.
        $17.99
      • Steak Fries

        Cheddar cheese sauce, tomato, onion, cilantro, avocado slices, cotija cheese, and Central American cheese.
        $11.99
      • Chicken Fries

        Cheddar cheese sauce, tomato, onion, cilantro, avocado slices, cotija cheese, and Central American cheese.
        $11.99
      • 8 Garnachas

        Mini fried corn tortillas topped with guatemalan slaw, ground beef, guatemalan sauce, and fresh cheese. Served with a side of hot sauce.
        $17.99
      • Tostadas

        Fried corn tortillas topped with 1 of your favorite topping. Guatemalan salsa, black beans, and guatemalan.
        $2.99
      • Enchilada Guatemalteca

        Corn Toastada topped with lettuce, cabbage, pacaya, beets, and carrots cooked in a beet sauce. Topped with ground beef, a flow of guatemalan tomato sauce, cheese, and slice of hard boiled egg.
        $4.99
      • Pan con Frijoles

        French roll stuffed with beans and cheese.
        $3.99
      • Shuco

        A guatemalan style hot dog sandwich, grilled hot dog slices sitting on a bed of steamed cabbage, and guatemalan.
        $4.99
    • Sides

      • Guacamoles

        $4.00
      • Rice

        $3.50
      • Beans

        $3.50
      • Casamiento

        $3.50
      • Spicy red salsa

        spicy red salsa
        $1.25
      • Curtido

        $1.99
      • Crema

        $1.25
      • French Fries

        $3.50
      • Jalapeno

        2 pieces.
        $1.25
      • Platanos

        $7.50
      • Tortillas

        $1.99
      • Pan

        one small bolillo
        $0.85
      • Ensalada Rusa

        $7.50
      • Yuca Sancochada O Frita

        Cassava.
        $11.50
      • Queso Fresco

        2 pieces.
        $2.50
      • Side de Huevos

        $3.50
      • Avocado Slices

        $3.25
      • spicy green sauce

        green sauce
        $1.25
    • Soups

      • Caldo de Gallina

        Central Americanhen soup. Comes with a bowl of chicken broth soup with mixed veggies and a separate plate with marinated grilled hen, garden salad, and ice. Served with 3 tortillas.
        $18.99
      • 1/2 Caldo de Gallina

        Soup only portions of caldo de gallina filled with mixed veggies and a hen menudo mix with hen feet. Served with 3 tortillas.
        $9.50
      • Caldo de Res

        Guatemalan style beef stew. Mixed with beef yuca (cassava) cabbage mixed veggies and corn. Served with 3 tortillas.
        $17.99
    • Salads

      • Ensalada de La Casa

        Salad mixture of carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, radish, crisp iceberg, and leaf lettuce.
        $9.50
      • Ensalada La Esperanza

        Salad mixture of carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, radish, crisp iceberg, and leaf lettuce. Boiled eggs, siced avocados topped with grilled chicken breast.
        $17.99
      • Ensalada de Aguacate

        Salad mixture of carrots, cucumbers, tomatoes, radish, crisp iceberg, and leaf lettuce. Boiled eggs topped with sliced avocados.
        $14.99
    • Side de Carne

      • Carne

        Steak
        $13.99
      • Pollo (Chicken)

        $10.99
      • Adobada (Marinated Pork)

        $10.99
      • Chicharron (Pork Chunks)

        $10.99
      • Salvadorian Chorizo

        $4.50
    • Tamales

      • Tamal Guatemalteco

        Guatemalan style tamales. Wrapped in a banana leaf. Your choice of chicken or pork. Served with bread roll.
        $4.99
      • Chuchitos

        Com based guatemalan style tamales, topped with flavor of guatemalan style salsa and cotija cheese. Your choice of chicken or pork.
        $3.00
      • Tamal Mexicano

        Mexican style spicy tamales. Your choice of chicken green sauce, pork with red sauce or jalapeno and cheese.
        $3.50
      • Tamal de Elote

        Sweet corn tamales with grains of corn inside the dough.
        $3.25
      • Tamal de Chipilin

        Small x 3 chipilin tamale.
        $2.99
    • Meats

      • Carne Asada

        Guatemalan style season and grilled 8 oz flat meat select. Come with guatemalan style rice and beans, sauteed green onions, jalapeno, fried potato, chirmol guatemalan chunky tomato sauce, guacamole, and 3 tortillas per person.
        $22.99
      • Carne Adobada

        8 oz pork grilled and marinated in adobo sauce. Come with guatemalan style rice and beans, sauteed gree onions, jalapeno, fried potato, chirmol guatemalan chunky tomato sauce, guacamole and 3 tortillas per person.
        $22.99
      • Churrasco Guatemalteco

        Guatemalan style meat platter. Served with slices of grilled chicken, grilled steak, pork marinated in adobo sauce, and salvadorian chorizo. Served with larger proportioned rice, beans, chirmol, guacamole, green onion, jalapenos, and fried potato. Come with guatemalan style rice and beans, sauteed green onions, jalapeno, fried potato, chirmol guatemalan chunky tomato sauce, guacamole and 3 tortillas per person.
        $39.99
    • Mexican Food

      • Tacos

        $3.50
      • Shrimp Taco

        Baja style topped with cabbage, tomato, onion, cilantro, and sour cream.
        $5.99
      • Sopes

        $4.50
      • Burrito Regular

        $11.99
      • Burrito Mojado

        Wet burrito.
        $14.50
      • Torta

        $11.99
      • 3 Tacos con Arroz Frijoles

        Served with rice and beans.
        $13.99
      • 4 Flautas con Arroz y Frijoles

        Chicken flautas. Served with rice, beans, and salad.
        $13.99
      • Chicken Fajitas

        Served with rice, beans, and salad.
        $20.99
      • Steak Fajitas

        Served with rice, beans, and salads.
        $22.99
      • Shrimp Fajitas

        Served with rice, beans, and salads.
        $23.99
      • Combo Fajitas

        Shrimp, steak, and chicken. Served with rice, beans, and salads.
        $25.99
      • Quesadilla Grande

        Steak, chicken or pastor.
        $12.99
    • Salvadorian Specialties

      • Pupusas

        A salvadorian specialty large corn tortillas stuffed with cheese and other ingredients. Mix and match your ingredients in any combination (up to 1 ingredient $0.50 after each added ingredient)
        $3.95
      • Pupusa Revuelta

        Pupusa Revuelta: Mixed chicharron, beans, and cheese.
        $3.95
      • Pupusa Pollo Con Vegetables

        Veggie chicken spinach, zucchini, tomato, chicken, and cheese.
        $4.99
      • Vegetarian

        Pupusa with Spinach, zucchini, onion, tomato, and cheese.
        $4.25
      • Pupusa de Camaron

        Pupusa Shrimp and cheese.
        $5.99
      • Plato de Pupusas

        Two pupusas accompanied with rice and beans up to 1 ingredient (cheese alreday included). *Shrimp is not included
        $13.50
      • Yuca con Chicharron

        Cassaca served over a bed of famous curtido slaw. Topped with chicharron (pork and chunks). Served wioth cucumbers tomatoes and watercress leaves.
        $15.99
      • Empanadas de Leche o Frijol

        Plantain pies filled with your choice of sweet milk cream or sweet bean dip.
        $6.99
      • Pastelitos de Carne

        Golden and crispy empandas stuffed with ground beef in a vegetables mix.
        $8.25
    • Classic Plates

      • Pepian

        Accompanied with chayote, carrots, potato, and string beans drowned in a pool of thick guatemalan style salsa. Made of pepitas, tomato, and sesame seeds. Served with rice and a chipilin tamale and guatemalan style rice, beans, and 3 tortillas.
        $19.99
      • Hilachas

        Shredded beef with chopped potatoes drowned in a pool of guatemalan style sauce. Served with a chipilin tamale and guatemalan style rice, beans, and 3 tortillas.
        $19.99
      • Pollo en Crema

        Seasoned chicken breast cooked with bell peppers, onion, and tomato covered completely with a thick pool of central American cream. Comes with rice and 3 tortillas. Served with guatemalan style rice, beans, and 3 tortillas.
        $19.99
    • Breakfast Mains

      • Esperanza Breakfast

        6 oz steak and 2 eggs any style with side of guatemalan ranchera sauce. Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $19.99
      • Desayuno Chapin

        2 eggs any style. Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $14.99
      • Desayuno Ranchero

        2 eggs topped with guatemalan ranchera sauce. Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $14.99
      • Huevos Divorciados

        2 eggs topped with green sauce and red sauce, divided equally in the middle. Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $14.99
      • Tipico Salvadoreno

        Fried plantains accompanied with Central American sour cream and guatemalan black beans. Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $11.99
      • Chilaquiles

        Mexican style sliced chips cooked with your choice of green or red salsa. Accompanied with 2 eggs any style, rice, beans, and salvadorian chorizo (longaniza). Comes with fried plantains fresh cheese, Central American sour cream, salvadorain chorizo (longaniza), your choice of beans or casamiento (rice and bean mix) and your choice of bread or tortillas.
        $15.99
    • Cold Drinks

      • Soda

        Fontain drink: Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Fanta.
        $3.95
      • Kolashampan

        $3.99
      • Arnold Plamer

        $4.25
      • Iced Tea

        Tropical Iced Tea
        $3.99
      • Orange Juice

        From concentrated
        $3.75
      • Apple Juice

        $3.75
      • Jamaica

        $3.75
      • Tamarindo

        $3.50
      • Horchata

        $4.99
      • Ensalada

        Mixed exotic salvadorian fruits.
        $4.99
      • Soda de Uvas

        Grape soda.
        $3.99
      • Tiky

        $3.99
      • Licuado

        Milk shake.
        $4.99
      • Jugos Naturales

        Orange, Carrot, Vampiro (Beets, Carrot, Orange and Celery), Green (Spinach, Celery, Cactus, Pineapple, Orange, green Apple and Kiwi)
        $6.50
    • Desserts

      • Cheesecake

        $5.99
      • Flan Napolitano

        $5.99
      • Choco Flan

        $5.99
      • Tres Leche Cake

        $5.99
    • Hot Drinks

      • Atol de Elote

        Hot corn beverage.
        $3.99
      • Champurrado

        Mexican thick hot chocolate beverage.
        $3.99
      • Leche Caliente

        Warm milk.
        $2.99
      • Chocolate Caliente

        Homemade hot chocolate.
        $3.50
      • Capuccino

        $3.50
      • Coffee

        $3.50
      • Te Caliente

        Hot tea.
        $2.99
      • Cafe de Olla

        $3.99
    La Esperanza Restaurant (Torrance)
    (793) on Yelp
  • Marina M. • 7/8/2021
    Buscando una panadería mexicana encontré Bueno yo buscaba pan pero me encontré con este pedacito de un lugar bello con comida sabrosa. Me pareció raro que están cercas del restaurante la panadería pero conveniente entonces llegué al restaurante para probar ordené una Popusa de queso . Lo que ordené estaba bueno simplemente que no le...  

  • Kimberly C. • 28/7/2021
    I finally was able to try this place ! And as a Salvadorian I approve . The beans where smooth and had a great flavor Sour cream was really authentic to the Crema salvadoreña . The banana were perfectly fried . Also the cute little bean dip and the Salvadorian tortilla they give you was...  

  • Ken J. • 21/7/2021
    Not being a SoCal native, I was introduced to très leches cake close to ten years ago and was bowled over by how delectable this dessert was. Easy in my top five desserts of all time. The problem was that I had it HOME MADE, and since then trying them here and there at various...  

  • Joseph M. • 6/7/2021
    This place is in Torrance and who knew of this place? I just Yelp and decided to go there with a friend in the area. This restaurant has a variety of Salvadoran dishes with that special touch that identifies them. After parking, you'll see signs of the restaurant. The double doors are massive and feels...  

  • Lynette O. • 1/9/2021
    I love this place. Their shrimp burrito is the best! I also love the fried plantains. Very easy to order. Will highly recommend them. Great customer service.

  • Juan A. • 3/5/2021
    The pup is back in the South Bay. I had a few bones to spare so i hit this place for pupusas. Dericious (pardon my Scooby accent). Took them to go since i was on lunch. Two chorizo pupuzas and an elote tamale was more than enough food. The pupusa is so cheesy. A bit...  
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