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About Bottle Inn Hermosa

The Bottle Inn is a neighborhood gem nestled in the residential seaside community of Hermosa Beach, just south of LAX Airport. We have been catering to our regular patrons, guests, tourists and celebrities for over 45 years. Our restaurant is known for it's romantic, cozy ambiance and it's consistently outstanding classical Italian Cuisine. In addition to our ocean-view patio, wine bar & cozy dining room, our intimate wine cellar is available for parties of 2 up to 25 guests. Our menu features a variety of authentic Italian entree & pasta dishes, fresh seafood & appetizers. Top off your meal with one of our signature homemade cheesecake & desserts. We are conveniently open for Lunch Daily Monday - Sunday @ 11am and Dinner 7 nights starting @ 4pm. We also offer facilities for banquets & private dining. ~ A little corner of Italy in your neighborhood"! Saluti!

26 22nd St
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch

Monday-Sunday: 11am
Dinner

Sun - Thurs: 4pm - 9pm;
Fri& Sat: 4pm - 9:30pm

Cross Street:
Hermosa Avenue and 22nd Street

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(310) 376-9595

Website:
http://thebottleinnhermosa.com/

Catering:
We can prepare prix fixe specialty dinners for any occasion. We do not have any delivery service and food must be picked up.

Parking Details:
Street parking is usually not a problem and the meters take quarters. We can make change for you at the lobby.

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Corkage Fee, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Bottle Inn Hermosa Ratings and Reviews

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4.8

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.7

service

4.8

ambience

4.6

value

4.5

Noise

Moderate

97% would recommend it to a friend

Neighborhood Gem (15)
Special Occasion (11)
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Casual (10)
Great for Outdoor Dining (9)
Romantic (9)
Good for a Date (9)
Good for Birthdays (8)
Authentic (7)
Fit for Foodies (6)
Notable Wine List (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Worth the Drive (6)
Good for Anniversaries (6)
Good for Groups (5)
Pre/post Theatre (5)
Waterfront (5)
Comfort Food (4)
Creative Cuisine (3)
Fun (3)
Scenic View (3)
Kid-friendly (3)
Bar Seating (2)
Business Meals (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Healthy (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
People Watching (1)
Seasonal (1)
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vip
 (Orange County)·Dined 4 days ago

Great meal as always and new decor to go with it. Highly recommend!

Tags: Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined 5 days ago

New ownership has livened up the menu. We had a few different pasta dishes and enjoyed all of them.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic
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food4
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 13, 2017

This landmark restaurant is a local treasure. Meals and wine are always great here.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Good Vegetarian Options, Casual
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The wine list is comprehensive but over priced. The.food is classic high end Italian, very standard, reliable.

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food3
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Great food service slow due to large party

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Warm, friendly people. Good food. A welcoming place. Good value

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (Orange County)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Really enjoyed my meal here. The Osso Buco over risotto was tender and very flavorful. The appetizer with baked bread, mozzarella cheese and sauce was delicious. Outstanding wine list including great Italian wines. My wife has the Cannoli with vanilla bean ice cream. All the deserts are made at the restaurant.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Good for Groups, Casual
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food5
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Great food, service, ambience! Menu is spot on with several new items and the great classic dishes you expect from Bottle Inn. Remodel was well done giving the restuarant a much needed "facelift" while keeping the traditional charm of this Beach Cities favorite!

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Notable Wine List, Waterfront, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

The food and service were great. The recent renovation is beautiful

Tags: Bar Seating, Great for Outdoor Dining, Quiet Conversation, Great for Brunch, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Kid-friendly, Good for Birthdays
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food5
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Enjoyable evening. Very good food, excellent service, menu has wide variety of choices- hard to decide which to try.

Tags: Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation
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food5
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 29, 2017

So disappointed , with the new remodel I was hoping they update there menu as well. They did not . We were seated in the back of the resturant ,where they keep there wine. all night they kept interrupting us so they could get to the wine bottles . Will not be back

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 28, 2017

I have always loved the food at the Bottle Inn and they have a great wine selection. After closing for renovations, there is a much more up-to-date bar and feel to the place. They did a great job on the renovation, revamping the menu presentation, yet it is the same friendly staff with great service and excellent food.

Tags: People Watching, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Great food! Able gave us fantastic service!! A wonderful neighbor gem, good food, wine, also outdoor dinning.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 21, 2017

It was so nice to be back after the ownership change. It still has the same authentic Italian charm but has some nice menu updates!

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food5
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Best bruschetta we ever had! Restaurant is renovated and very cosy now! Service was great

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food5
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 16, 2017

Great menu with many fresh fish options. The new owners have done a nice job remodeling the restaurant with a pleasant feel and ambiance. I highly recommend this restaurant for good food, great and attentive service in a neighborhood environment.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic
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food4
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 10, 2017

It has a new owner. They have updated it. It's very comfortable and has beautiful decor. Truly Incredible service and amazing food. We will definitely return --frequently!

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·Dined on October 9, 2017

The newly remodeled Bottle Inn was very enjoyable and delicious place to meet old friends. I ordered the Salmon vodka dish which was amazing!! We also ordered the calamari as an appetizer and both were amazing! Our waitress, MaryLu was delightful and made our experience a wonderful evening. Definitely be back!

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Seasonal, Fun, Special Occasion, Waterfront, Authentic, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, Worth the Drive, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Anniversaries, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Cozy, Casual, Quiet Conversation, Romantic
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food5
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Love the "new" Bottle Inn. They've maintained the charm while updating the decor and seating. This will continue to be a regular spot for us.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Gluten Free Options, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Authentic, Good for a Date
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food5
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 2, 2017

Always great!

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 29, 2017

Had dinner here with a friends including a friend visiting from overseas. Sat outside on a beautiful night and had a great dinner. Food and Service were terrific. Special thanks to Abel who made this a great night.

Tags: Casual
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food4
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 28, 2017

This restaurant has been special to my husband & I for 40 years and I was thrilled to see it reopened. The remodel has decluttered it without removing any of the ambience! It's more open, less cluttered. Love the bar in the front! All of my favs are still on the menu and happily, many of the wait staff have remained ! Go! It's like visiting an old friend!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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food5
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 25, 2017

The new and improved Bottle Inn, Hermosa Beach, is amazing. Still the same feel of the old BI, but updated with a fresh new look, updated menu items and exceptional service. GREAT wines, food and atmosphere!

Tags: Casual, Kid-friendly, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Authentic, Neighborhood Gem, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 24, 2017

After a few months of renovations, the Bottle Inn recently, reopened. We dined there within the first week and found the new owner did a great job balancing some of the features that were signatory of the old restaurant with some much needed improvements in everything from lighting to booths to champagne glasses to a new bar.

The calamari was some of the best I have had in a while as it was served without the tenticles which I find unnerving.

The main courses were hearty and had good taste. The flamed dishes landed a little flat as the liquor didn't burn off enough to allow the taste of the food to stand out. The bourbon or whatever they used was all you tasted. Regardless, the pastas and other dishes were great. It seems like the price point is a little higher but it is worth it.

The tiramisu was incredible. They are still working on their lemon cake recipe so that was not available. I would pass on the cheesecake. It was ordinary and unremarkable. (The Costco cheesecake is much better. ) HA.

All in all, we are happy to have the beloved Bottle Inn back in our rotation of neighborhood restaurants.

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Renovations are beautiful ! The food was amazing! Great to see Rudolpho and many of the same wait staff. You can't go wrong with the Bottle Inn- they are consistently good!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Authentic, Local Ingredients, Scenic View, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Kid-friendly, Bar Seating, Waterfront, Good Vegetarian Options, Notable Wine List, Fun, Great for Outdoor Dining, Cozy, Romantic, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 23, 2017

Was nervous about one of my favs changing anything. But the remodel is great. Although the menu was smaller, the food is still delicious.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 23, 2017

We love our local restaurant. The Bottle Inn has been newly renovated and the food is tasty. We usually get the venetian salad and salmon over angel hair pasta.

Tags: Healthy, Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on September 20, 2017

It's a new Bottle Inn that's much better but with the same charm. Food is great and the deck outside has a fantastic view!

Tags: Cozy, Waterfront, Notable Wine List, Casual, Fun
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on June 23, 2017

Excellent food and service but expensive

Tags: Comfort Food
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food5
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value2

 
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on June 15, 2017

Made a reservation for my high school graduation to fit 7 people, and it was fantastic. Calamari, salad, and pasta is a recommend!!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Great for Outdoor Dining, Afternoon Coffee, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Good for a Date, Good for Groups, Romantic, Authentic, Happy Hour
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food5
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on June 3, 2017

Bottle Inn is one of those neighborhood places that has been in Hermosa for years. It is ticked away on a beach access street, and has a homey feel to it. Seems to be perfect for both dates and families. (saw a lot of both that night.) The decor hasn't changed much and it could use a face lift, but the food is good, the wine list is extensive with a lot of value (not as gougy as other places in the South Bay) and it has a relaxed atmosphere perfect fort he community. The service is solid and the waitstaff know the food and drink so it's easy to get recommendations.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on June 1, 2017

Excellent! 1st time will be back. Excellent Italian food

Tags: Authentic, Worth the Drive, Comfort Food, Casual, Business Meals
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 31, 2017

Our server was friendly and informative and made sure we received our food just as we had ordered. Great Italian food with many favorites on the menu, but some innovative special items as well. Food was very well prepared and artfully served. Very pleasant experience in all.

Tags: Comfort Food, Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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food5
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on May 27, 2017

Excellent dining experience. Great food, atmosphere and attentive staff.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Romantic, Casual, Scenic View, Special Occasion
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 26, 2017

Overall Great Restaurant and Food was Extremely Tasty and deliousl!!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 23, 2017

Took our granddaughter out to celebrate her graduation from Minn. Univ. Was a nice evening, Fish was great, granddaughter chicken dish was good and my husband loved the lasagna. Nice evening for all.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Cozy, Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 20, 2017

Hb Bottle Inn.......Is always special, Hb Gem in deed.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Nashville)·Dined on May 19, 2017

I haven't eaten at the Bottle Inn in over 10 years, but the food is still just as good as I remembered! I had the eggplant and hubby had the Chicken Parmigiana dish. They were both fresh and tasty. Bring a light jacket and you can dine outside to enjoy the nice sunset view!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Romantic, People Watching, Casual, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on May 19, 2017

We love this place! It's quiet, the staff is super friendly, and the food is awesome.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on May 14, 2017

I have been going there for over 30 years; my first date with my wife was there. We keep coming back for birthdays, mother/father day.

Tags: Good for a Date, Casual, Special Occasion, Cozy, Romantic
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