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Paul Martin's American Grill - El Segundo
Paul Martin's American Grill - El Segundo

Paul Martin's American Grill - El Segundo Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://paulmartinsamericangrill.com
  • Phone: (310) 643-9300
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch:
    Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 3:00pm

    Saturday - Sunday: 11:00am - 2:00pm

    Monday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Friday: 3:00pm - 11:00pm
    Saturday: 2:00pm - 11:00pm
    Sunday: 2:00pm - 9:00pm

    Taste of Paul Martin's $4 small plates and signature cocktails daily 3:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: American, Contemporary American
  • Executive Chef: Chef Anthony Endy
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: Let Paul Martin's American Grill cater your special event or occasion, with every detail handled to perfection. For information, please contact Jackie Anzalone at jackie@paulmartinsamericangrill.com for any catering needs.
  • Special Events & Promotions: Join us at Paul Martin's and experience our newest seasonal creations. Experience freshness in every bite with dishes from $12.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Continental Circle
  • Public Transit: Metro Green Line
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: PARKING STRUCTURE:

    2 Hours Free Validated Parking for Lunch.
    3 Hours Free Validated Parking for Dinner.

    Valet $5 for Lunch and Dinner.
A word from Paul Martin's American Grill - El Segundo
Seasonal & Delicious.

With Paul Martin's American Grill, Brian Bennett and restaurateur Paul Fleming have realized a long-nurtured dream to create the restaurant "we've always wished was in our neighborhood."

At the heart of all great food is fresh, local, peak of the season ingredients. Paul Martin's aims to serve diners the best ingredients with meat raised in a humane and wholesome way, locally sourced produce, the best of both wild and farmed fish, artisan cheeses and cured meats from small local purveyors. The deep California-centric wine list twists and turns, by glass or bottle, through the Golden State's vineyards, with an occasional stop for an Oregon Pinot Gris or a Washington dry Riesling. Behind Paul Martin's elegantly rustic bar is an interesting array of craft beer and spirited cocktails with fresh garnishes. Good times and thoughtful food are a way of life at Paul Martin's American Grill.Continued
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Awards voted by OpenTable diners
  • Diners' Choice WinnerAmerican
Diner Reviews
  • "We were disappointed with the low energy waiter who was hard to hear and not as attentive as he should have been. One of my guest's couldn't eat her Prime Rib because it was too well done."
    Dined on 8/17/2014
  • "On the Open Table reservation I put in the notes that the dinner was for a special occasion, my wife's birthday and there was no acknowledgment from the Maitre D nor the Waitress. This was very disappointing since even Denny's will show their appreciate better. There are many other choices of restaurants to go to so I feel when a regular patron chooses to return and make it a point to highlight that it is for a special occasion, then I think there should be some effort to show some appreciation. This was clearly not the case and it was just another night. Perhaps this is a lack of communication from the reservation to the Maitre D and waitress or a lack of effort from Management."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "Happy hour is wonderful that's what I've been there for previously, and a late night drink but this time I had dinner. The brick chicken is amazing. Can't wait to try the braised short ribs."
    Dined on 8/13/2014
  • "Third or fourth time there. Friendly, helpful service, excellent food, and refined, but casual ambience. This is a favorite restaurant. Hint: If you want a quiet meal, ask to be seated on the bar side of the restaurant. One time, we were seated on the other side and there was a fairly noisy large party right by our booth. On that visit, I down-rated the noise level. Our waiter told us this time that when making reservations to request to be on the side where the bar is. Large groups are never seated there and there are both booths and tables."
    Dined on 8/13/2014
  • "We invited friends from our church and went after church. We had reservations for three but had an extra person there was no problem. We all order the prime rib special and it was excellent the home made ice cream for dessert was excellent three scopes, Vanilla, chocolate, and strawberry. The service was excellent. Our server was Ryan, the bar tender, he not only took care of the bar but us also. Everyone was friendly and willing to serve. We had a great experience - and the food was great"
    Dined on 8/10/2014
  • "Special occasion meal, hosts handled our cake and communicated to server well. Server was friendly and genuine...runner who dropped cheese and salumi did not explain any of the selections, but server picked up the ball. Either timings were off or cook times long for entrees.(even though steaks were mw 35min)we were not in a hurry and had a great time and would go back."
    Dined on 8/9/2014
  • "We had such wonderful service. Our waiter was very attentive. The food was amazing! We will def go back!!"
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "This was our second time eating dinner here and the foid has been consistently outstanding. The service is attentive and friendly. Great job Paul Martin's!"
    Dined on 8/8/2014
  • "Love fried chicken night on Tuesdays!! Sign up on their mailing list for special offers which help because the place is really good but it ain't cheap."
    Dined on 8/7/2014
  • "My side of cole slaw wasn't something I would order again (way too mush mayo) but I have ordered the mushroom burger more than a few times. It's always wonderful."
    Dined on 8/6/2014
  • "Great place to go for lunch meetings. Great food, quite enough to talk and hear the other person clearly."
    Dined on 8/6/2014
  • "We love this restaurant, the food, service, wine selections are consistently good."
    Dined on 8/5/2014
  • "As always Paul Martins delivers a great dinner. There was one thing that was odd. I noticed that the banana cream pie this time was lacking bananas so I was a little disappointed in that. I did let the staff know. You can not let your signature dessert be lacking in the main ingredient. But the hanger steak was great and as always the short ribs my wife had were fantastic."
    Dined on 8/4/2014
  • "What brought me to this place was the fact that they serve grass fed beef and sustainably raised meats from local sources. Food tasted good and prepared to my request. low carb. I will be back for a second try."
    Dined on 8/3/2014
  • "If you are on a limited budget, this is a great way to dine in a very nice restaurant. Its specialty nights include a 3 course prime rib dinner on Sunday for $25 which, if not too hungry, is large enough to split. The food is fresh with local seasonal vegetables served. The menu is not huge, but always interesting."
    Dined on 8/3/2014
  • "A hidden gem. Every bite was delish! Prim Rib, mashed potatoes, Salmon, cocktails, EVERYTHING was wonderfully prepared. Hats off to the Chef."
    Dined on 8/3/2014
  • "Our server seemed distracted or over-assigned. Hard to get her attention, wine arrived late, bread arrived late and then she immediately took the side plates away"
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Paul Martin's is a very good and dependable restaurant in terms of food and service. The lighting is dimmer than it needs to be."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "we eat here once a month.. we like everything we order.. and they have just a 10$ corkage fee."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "ordered a steak and opted to have fresh spinach instead of the french fries; absolutely delicious!!!!!! The service was fantastic with Jason; he covered the menu and our questions thoroughly. Would return here in an instant. I especially loved the fact that the restaurant was quiet and that there was no loud noise while we dined. The manager, Juan, even came over and asked about our dining experience and to make sure everything was fine. This is a rare find and loved the farm-to-table food. Food exceeded my expectations and reasonably priced."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Our waiter Rafael is Awsome he made the dinning experience special"
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "This place is absolutely amazing on many levels. Their steaks are amazing as well as their oysters and cocktails."
    Dined on 7/30/2014
  • "Was celebrating one of my employee's 10th anniversary - the food and service were excellent - and the employee was very happy with the experience."
    Dined on 7/29/2014
  • "Always enjoy Paul Martin's for good to great meals. On the plus side: booths that are incredibly comfortable and enable us to hear each other! Servers here have always been attentive. (On occasion perhaps a bit too over-solicitous.) Prime rib on Sunday was a generous cut—price was great, although I thought the mashed potatoes slightly too "mushy." My niece declared that her salmon dish was excellent."
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Great food, service and atmosphere. The best happy hour in the Southbay."
    Dined on 7/27/2014
  • "Paul Martin's is a good restaurant with nice a atmosphere and very friendly wait staff. I would very much like them to expand their menu. I felt I need more choices. They had several fish dishes but the majority of them used farm raised salmon and I am not a fan of farm raised fish. My husband had the short ribs and he thought they were amazing. We had a seafood tower and it was excellent. The tomato soup was also very good."
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "Interior is nice and upscale looking. Food was great -- enjoyed everything we ordered. Ribs were a total standout. The service was excellent -- drinks never went empty, plates never went uncleared. Attentive but not annoying. Couldn't ask for much more!"
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "I believe our waiter's name was jason and he was an excellent sever. We had the butcher board and drinks. I also enjoyed hearing the details of the butcher board and how much time was put into making the cheeses and meats. I've been hear many times and it doesn't disappoint."
    Dined on 7/25/2014
  • "Met with an old friend. Had always gone for lunch there, but dinner was just as good. Enjoyed the food and the drinks. Nice location off the freeway."
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "If you have lots of time on your hand come and have dinner. If not, go for Happy Hour as you'll get better service from the wait staff. We waited over 30 minutes for our dinner and there were only 4 other tables in the restaurant with people at them. All the food was going to the bar."
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "We went to Paul Martin's since we got a special $25 e=mail off food. I was surprised how the service was not like it usually has been in the past. We did not get drink refills. We waited a longer time to be served our food. Quality of food was great. My son's plate was dirty--he had not used it at all."
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "tried the tues fried chicken. i truly love the sunday prime rib and happy hour best."
    Dined on 7/22/2014
  • "My family of 4 had a terrible experience here. The food was inconsistent--a solid French Dip, in edible Fried Chicken and steak Cobb, and a veggie plate that was an oil slick. Though our server was pleasant, the food came extremely. And we NEVER got our pre-ordered desert. It's a nice looking place, but who cares when you spend $200 for this level of cooking."
    Dined on 7/22/2014
  • "The all day Sunday prime rib was everyone's favorite. I tip my hand to the bartender who made wonderful cocktails. The service was really great also and the restaurant is lovely inside."
    Dined on 7/20/2014
  • "The service was extraordinary. Great cocktails. The food was very average or below average for our party of four. Will not return for dinner."
    Dined on 7/18/2014
  • "fresh food, tomatoes were fabulous. entree size was small - probably the size portions should be. if you want bread, you have to ask for it. we had short ribs (which were delicious and tender), fish (very fresh) and a very nice burger"
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "Service somewhat slow but very nice servers. I only have had lunch experience but it was positive."
    Dined on 7/13/2014
  • "nice ambiance. calamari was good, banana cream pie was delicious, strawberry shortcake was good too, mash potatoes were good, braised short ribs were soft but a bit too salty. rib eye was a bit over cooked so it was not that tender unfortunately. server was nice but very slow."
    Dined on 7/12/2014
  • "Always great food and service. Love the atmosphere and menu. Will be back again."
    Dined on 7/6/2014
  • "We live in P.V. and have many friends in the Valley. This is a great location at which to meet!"
    Dined on 7/5/2014