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The Best Restaurants in Carson

Whether you’re meeting a friend for lunch or going out with a group to celebrate a special occasion, there are many places to eat around Los Angeles and Carson. Kia of Cerritos’s staff is here to give you the rundown on the most exciting and delicious spots in town. Next time you’re hungry, check out our list of the best restaurants in Carson, CA.


Hiccups is a popular Asian-fusion spot that is serving up delicious eastern fare along with tasty specialty drinks and boba teas. Chow down on a variety of dry noodle and rice dishes along with authentic homemade Pho soups and so much more. When it’s time for dessert, Hiccups is well known for their wide variety of freshly-made churros that will surely satisfy your sweet tooth.

Darrow’s New Orleans Grill

Darrow’s New Orleans Grill is bringing creole comfort, service, and of course food, all to the west coast. This is where you can find some kicking Louisiana fare such as fried gumbo, fried farm-raised catfish, jambalaya, red beans and rice, and po’ boy sandwiches. Crank up some New Orleans jazz and you’ve got yourself a good meal, good company, and a good time!

Back Home In Lahaina

Back Home In Lahaina delivers Hawaiin cuisine to the mainland with savory Polynesian dishes. Some of their popular menu items include Hawaiin plates such as their Lahaina fried chicken, Kalbi short ribs, Kalua pork, as well as a wide variety of seafood and wonton soup options. They also frequently host local musical acts to complement the fun island atmosphere.


Bayboys grew out of another local favorite — which had been in the area for 17 years called Bahay Kainan — and focuses on bringing communities together through traditional Filipino food. Locals love their signature dishes including their Mabuhay plate, PanDeSal sandwiches, Sisig tater tots, and Lumpia burger. If you’re looking for the best Filipino food in town, this is the place to be!

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