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Manhattan Beach Restaurants

Fishing With DynamiteFishing With Dynamite
1135 reviews
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Seafood | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

FWD is one of my favorite lunch spots in the city. The hamachi app, the fried chicken sandwich, the salmon tartare are all favorites. I had the key lime pie again and it was so good and so beautiful. Note that the tables are very close together, so not the place for a private conversation. Very highly recommended. More

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Baran’s 2239Baran’s 2239
549 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Another enjoyable experience at this very unique and hip bistro. Attentive friendly knowledgeable service. All the dishes ordered were spot on. The Ceviche is my favorite. Fried chicken was delcious. I'll be back soon guys. One of my favorite restaurants! More

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Nick's Manhattan BeachNick's Manhattan Beach
824 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Great overall! More

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The Arthur JThe Arthur J
855 reviews
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Steakhouse | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

One of the best steakhouses hands down. Been there many times and every time it lives up to the hype. More

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Manhattan Beach PostManhattan Beach Post
2656 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

As always, incredible food, incredible service, incredible experience! More

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The Rockefeller - Manhattan BeachThe Rockefeller - Manhattan Beach
131 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Celeste was our server and took very good care of our larger group, she definitely made our dining experience fun. They moved our party to a better seating location to give us room when we asked. Ahi tuna salad is off the chart. More

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Bottle Inn HermosaBottle Inn Hermosa
619 reviews
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Italian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Everything was awesome, the food, service and decor. No complaints and we will definitely come back! More

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The Strand HouseThe Strand House
2396 reviews
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Contemporary American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Another great meal at The Strand House. Cocktails always on spot. Shrimp cocktail tasty. Everyone's mail course was excellent. Great place to celebrate a birthday. More

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The Hook & PlowThe Hook & Plow
407 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

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Food was delicious .... very friendly staff. It was our first time and we will go back :) More

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MangiamoMangiamo
928 reviews
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Italian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Amazing food, exquisite service! Noise level was more than expected but understandable given the busy time and compact space. More

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RadiciRadici
172 reviews
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Italian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Super good and very reasonable.... The pricing on open table is absolutely incorrect It is 2 or 3 dollar signs!!! And food is outstanding!!! More

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Cafe WildCafe Wild
39 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

They were out of the beer we wanted and the truffle mac and cheese dish. All else was good. More

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Bossa Nova Brazilian Cuisine - HawthorneBossa Nova Brazilian Cuisine - Hawthorne
19 reviews
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Brazilian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

My girlfriend and I love this place! It’s authentic and they have a great ambience/atmosphere. More

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The Rockefeller - Hermosa BeachThe Rockefeller - Hermosa Beach
116 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

The service is amazing. We had a reservation for brunch time and were seated right away. My friends and I order the bottomless mimosas and it was amazing. They always come around to top you off and are always tentative to your needs. More

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Palmilla Cocina Y TequilaPalmilla Cocina Y Tequila
579 reviews
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Mexican | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Food and service was excellent. We celebrated my birthday and had a marvelous time More

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Love and SaltLove and Salt
956 reviews
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Italian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Amazing food & wonderful service! Definitely glad we made a reservation as the place was very busy for a weekday. More

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Tin Roof BistroTin Roof Bistro
2844 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Our service was fantastic after we were seated. The food was very good. Wine was way overpriced. More

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Petros - Manhattan BeachPetros - Manhattan Beach
423 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Petro's is always a good time! The food is great, and the staff all work together seamlessly to make sure everyone is happy with their dining experience. More

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ROCK'N FISH - Manhattan BeachROCK'N FISH - Manhattan Beach
1374 reviews
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Seafood | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Pleasant experience overall. Nice place to hang out with great friends. Very enjoyable! More

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Zane's RestaurantZane's Restaurant
339 reviews
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Seafood | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Celebrated my friend’s birthday More

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Steak & WhiskySteak & Whisky
455 reviews
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Steakhouse | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Love the look, feel and taste of S&W! Viola is fabulous, feels like we’re at a friends home when she is on. A bit disappointed the bacon wrapped meatloaf is no longer on the menu. We will be back. More

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Rok Sushi KitchenRok Sushi Kitchen
368 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Good roll sushi and good vibe More

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Chef Melba's BistroChef Melba's Bistro
535 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Good food, as always. Fish dishes were superb. Jan was a great host. More

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Matisse Restaurant- Ayres Hotel Manhattan BeachMatisse Restaurant- Ayres Hotel Manhattan Beach
92 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Excellent food and service! More

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Little Sister - Manhattan BeachLittle Sister - Manhattan Beach
807 reviews
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Southeast Asian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Everything was great but the NOISE was TOO LOUD, extremely loud More

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Fonz's RestaurantFonz's Restaurant
111 reviews
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Steakhouse | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

If you're up for a fun and festive night this is the place to go. The food is DELICIOUS the service is FRIENDLY and the atmosphere is LOUD! More

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zinc@shadezinc@shade
146 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Great food, service could have been more prompt, wait staff just seem to disappear More

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Dia de CampoDia de Campo
422 reviews
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Contemporary Mexican | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Chef Tin does it again! I first had his cooking at Sapphire in Laguna Beach and I am so glad he has made a home in the South Bay. Dia de Campo is my favorite spot in Hermosa Beach. Can’t wait to get back there for another meal. More

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Il Fornaio - Manhattan BeachIl Fornaio - Manhattan Beach
2214 reviews
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Italian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

5 stars across the board. For an experience in superior customer service, you must ask for David to serve you. More

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Manhattan HouseManhattan House
485 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

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Mahattan House always provides a good meal with the freshest ingredients made into interesting (and delish) dishes. Our server was outstanding too. She suggested a roasted vegetable platter, when we couldn't get a salad because the greens hadn't come that day (!). The platter was so good, as was our flattened chicken entree. The sunchokes that came with the chicken were amazing too. More

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Jute Coastal Bar and KitchenJute Coastal Bar and Kitchen
23 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Delicious food made with fresh ingredients. My husband and I absolutely loved our experience. We had the Halibut and Curry chicken dishes and both finished our entire plate. This restaurant also has a gorgeous view overlooking the golf course and pool. I would highly recommend! More

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Abigaile RestaurantAbigaile Restaurant
760 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Enjoyed the food and atmosphere. Nice salads! Good spot for birthdays. More

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Second Story - Hotel BelamarSecond Story - Hotel Belamar
203 reviews
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Contemporary American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

The four of us liked it very much. Hope more people come to the restaurant. More

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Fishbar - Manhattan BeachFishbar - Manhattan Beach
54 reviews
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Seafood | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

My appetizer (Lobster guacamole) was amazing. I ordered lobster tacos as well, my shells were harder than I'd like, nevertheless, the meal was slamming. I ordered a salmon Caesar to go which was too fulfilling. More

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Decadence BarDecadence Bar
20 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Ambiance was amazing, service was top notch, and food was amazing. Will definitely recommend to others. More

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Serve on 2ndServe on 2nd
38 reviews
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Contemporary American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Absolutely! This was my third visit and I have never been disappointed. More

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El Torito - HawthorneEl Torito - Hawthorne
4 reviews
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Mexican | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Founded in 1954, El Torito is the authority in great Mexican food. A festive & hospitable restaurant rich in heritage, we focus on offering a memorable experience to make each guest feel like family, as if we are welcoming them home.

Using the freshest ingredients and boldest flavors, our menu offers a range of quintessential Mexican food, along with culinary innovations we know guests will love. We are known best for our tableside preparations, including our made-to-order guacamole and flame-grilled fajitas, which arrive sizzling to the table.

Our standard is great, and we don’t do anything without passion. Over 60 years, we’ve learned a lot about Mexican food, like how not to mess it up.More

BrewcoBrewco
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Welcome to BrewCo. Southern California’s premier craft beer hall, just steps from the beach and the historic Roundhouse Pier.

We are a Manhattan Beach staple for brews by the beach. Indulge in our casual Gastropub menu complete with burgers, salads, tacos and more. We have 48 rotating taps and over 50 beers by the bottle. We are also home of one of Southern California’s best Whiskey Libraries, with over 130 Premium bottles! Shake it up by ordering a craft cocktail after you try one of our brews.

Let BrewCo be the perfect destination to watch your favorite sports teams with our 10 large flat screen televisions. More

Manhattan Beach Diners' Choice Winners

Manhattan Beach's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Fishing With DynamiteFishing With Dynamite
1135 reviews
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Seafood | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

FWD is one of my favorite lunch spots in the city. The hamachi app, the fried chicken sandwich, the salmon tartare are all favorites. I had the key lime pie again and it was so good and so beautiful. Note that the tables are very close together, so not the place for a private conversation. Very highly recommended. More

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Baran’s 2239Baran’s 2239
549 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Another enjoyable experience at this very unique and hip bistro. Attentive friendly knowledgeable service. All the dishes ordered were spot on. The Ceviche is my favorite. Fried chicken was delcious. I'll be back soon guys. One of my favorite restaurants! More

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Nick's Manhattan BeachNick's Manhattan Beach
824 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Great overall! More

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Manhattan Beach PostManhattan Beach Post
2656 reviews
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American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

As always, incredible food, incredible service, incredible experience! More

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The Arthur JThe Arthur J
855 reviews
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Steakhouse | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

One of the best steakhouses hands down. Been there many times and every time it lives up to the hype. More

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The Strand HouseThe Strand House
2396 reviews
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Contemporary American | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Another great meal at The Strand House. Cocktails always on spot. Shrimp cocktail tasty. Everyone's mail course was excellent. Great place to celebrate a birthday. More

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Cafe WildCafe Wild
39 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

They were out of the beer we wanted and the truffle mac and cheese dish. All else was good. More

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Palmilla Cocina Y TequilaPalmilla Cocina Y Tequila
579 reviews
$$$$
Mexican | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Food and service was excellent. We celebrated my birthday and had a marvelous time More

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The Hook & PlowThe Hook & Plow
407 reviews
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Californian | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

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Food was delicious .... very friendly staff. It was our first time and we will go back :) More

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The Rockefeller - Manhattan BeachThe Rockefeller - Manhattan Beach
131 reviews
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Gastro Pub | Manhattan Beach / Hermosa Beach, Beach Cities

Celeste was our server and took very good care of our larger group, she definitely made our dining experience fun. They moved our party to a better seating location to give us room when we asked. Ahi tuna salad is off the chart. More

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Discover Manhattan Beach

The bars and restaurants of Manhattan Beach and Hermosa Beach match the laid-back classic California lifestyle. Manhattan is more family-friendly while Hermosa has a party vibe. Both locations offer incredible waterfront views. Standbys like American diner fare and Irish pubs line Hermosa Beach while Manhattan features chic, upscale establishments and farm-fresh dining. Manhattan has a Napa Valley wine library, and Hermosa is your place if you're looking for burgers and beer. The piers of both beaches have inviting bars that welcome revelers as the sun goes down, resulting in a party atmosphere. If you've ever longed to be a part of the 1960s California dream, Hermosa and Manhattan Beach are the perfect destinations.