The Rusty Monk

a Belgian style gastropub

The Rusty Monk. Pouring a wide range of Belgian, German and US craft beers and a phenomenal wine list. A Whittier gastropub in a historic building with an eclectic, largely authentic, early 19th century decor and touches of Belgian/continental luxury in an establishment that honors a lively, modern frontier community! Enjoy an elegant, delicious but approachable dining experience of delectable, freshly made dishes. 
For reservations or catering inquiries, please call (562) 698-5553 and leave a detailed message and call-back number for confirmation!



meet our team

We love getting to know our dinner guests. It's only right you have a chance to get to know us too! Here are the creative forces behind The Rusty Monk. 


Our Founder

The man, the legend. Kyle was a cornerstone of the hospitality and kindness that Whittier has to offer.

Many considered him to be a father to them, especially here at The Rusty Monk. 

Spirit of The Rusty Monk.


Our Beer Wench

She's a lusty one!

Our current operator has grown up in the restaurant industry and endeavors to give the very best of service. 

She discovered her passion for beer here at The Rusty Monk and is a Certified Cicerone®, ready to answer all your brew-worthy questions.

The One and only cheoffrey