Old Torrance is welcoming another new restaurant to the area.

Local Kitchen, the American Tavern had its grand opening with City Council members and the Torrance Area Chamber of Commerce on Monday. Restaurant owners Jim Krohn and John Kulacki say Local Kitchen is a place that makes people feel like they are at home. The scratch kitchen has 45 items on the menu including appetizers, salads, soups, sandwiches, entrees and more.

Their modern bar will have 16 tap handles and 24 bottle selections. Krohn says Torrance was the perfect place for their vision.

They are located at 1321 Sartori Avenue. They are open from 11 am to 10 pm Monday through Friday. Saturday, they are open until 11 pm and close at 9 pm on Sunday.