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Diners' Choice: Innovative restaurants in Long Beach / Catalina

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Updated July 05, 2024

Looking for the best restaurants that are fit for foodies in Long Beach / Catalina? You’re in the right place. Each month, OpenTable analyzes nearly 2 million global diner reviews from the past four months. We sort the results by location and category to help you discover new favorite restaurants. It's a great partnership: you reserve, eat, and review. We listen...and deliver the results for all to benefit. Enjoy!


A photo of La Bocca Felice restaurant
4.9
4.9 (502)
$31 to $50
Italian
San Pedro
About the restaurant
With 20 years of experience cooking in the finest restaurants, our chef is excited to present their vision to you and all our guests. Our caring and committed staff will ensure you have a fantastic experience with us.
Top review
KathyB
Dined 6 days ago
The service was outstanding and the food was delicious!
A photo of Heritage restaurant
4.9
4.9 (632)
$50 and over
Californian
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Heritage is family owned and operated by Chef Philip Pretty and sister Lauren Pretty. Our lively indoor dining room was built in 1922 as a craftsman house. Walk inside to an open kitchen, request bar seating to watch us cook over a live fire Santa Maria grill. Located in the Rose Park neighborhood of Long Beach on the corner of 7th & Saint Louis Ave. Newly awarded Michelin Star and green star in 2023. Just doin our own thing out in Long Beach. Heritage Restaurant uses sustainable meat, fresh seafood, and Farmers Market produce. We are certified blue, green, and maintain a zero-waste kitchen. Tasting menu only. We politely decline modifications. Please specify all dietary restrictions/allergies when booking your reservation. We require a 48-hour notice for gluten-free & pescatarian requests. We can *not* accommodate vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free or seafood-free diets. Our most recent menu can be viewed on our website. Our menu is seasonal, and subject to *daily* changes.
Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 2 days ago
We went for our anniversary. Excellent experience.
A photo of CaliChilli restaurant
4.8
4.8 (355)
$31 to $50
Indian
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Chef Mural Manjunath has received four consecutive Michelin stars for his modern take on Indian cuisine. He took an innovative approach by blending traditional Indian flavors with Southeast Asian cuisine to deliver a truly unique experience. At Cali Chilli, we hope to bring you a similar experience through an Indian twist on traditional American dishes.
Located across Heartwell Park in Viking Way, a few blocks from Carson & Bellflower Blvd Cali Chilli boasts intimate and cozy seating, and some outdoor seating to enjoy the weather, perfect for any occasion.
Butter Chicken Pot Pie, Chef Mural's take on traditional Butter Chicken, Vindaloo, Chef's Signature cut filet mignon are among the favorites.

Top review
2014
Dined 4 days ago
Always delicious food, Enjoyed the dineLA lunch menu.
A photo of Trani's Dockside Station restaurant
4.8
4.8 (135)
$31 to $50
Seafood
San Pedro
About the restaurant
Trani’s Dockside, is a new waterside restaurant launched by one of the port town’s best known restaurant families. The restaurant was able to hold a soft grand opening on May 16, the 98th anniversary of the opening of the original Trani’s Majestic Cafe that opened in 1925 in downtown San Pedro.
Top review
RedondoBeachvip
Dined 2 days ago
Love the place. Took two new diners and they loved their salad, clam chowder and calamari.
A photo of Sushi Nikkei - Belmont Shore restaurant
4.7
4.7 (108)
$31 to $50
Sushi
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Chef Eduardo Chang Ogata brings Peruvian flavors and elements to traditional Japanese Sushi.
Sushi Nikkei on Bixby Knolls received Michelin recognition on 2022.

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined 3 days ago
Always great quality! Always love coming here. Salmon lime roll is outstanding
A photo of BO-beau kitchen + roof tap restaurant
4.6
4.6 (844)
$30 and under
French
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Located in Downtown Long Beach, this casual eatery offers California-French comfort food and an urban-style "roof tap" beer garden.
Top review
Robn
Dined on Jul 4, 2024
Our server, Neil, was amazing and the food was delicious. Will definitely be going back
A photo of Kalaveras - Long Beach restaurant
4.5
4.5 (67)
$30 and under
Mexican
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Kalaveras is a unique fast casual concept with vibrant colors, art, music, and culture of a time honored tradition – El Dia de Los Muertos. A blend of innovative urban mixology, Latin American culinary classics, tribute to well known Hispanic artists, and nothing but buenas vibras!

When you walk into the doors of any of our locations you will be immediately immersed in the sounds, sights and aromas of a celebration! You will hear everything from new Latin Pop, Reggaeton hits, classic cumbias, regional Mexican hits and more to get you in the party atmosphere. You will see our walls adorned with the vibrant colors of El Dia de Los Muertos, as well as beautifully garnished cocktails, and the smells of mouthwatering dishes passing by.

Top review
Potter
Dined on Jul 9, 2024
We had a great experience. Our waitress was very nice and attentive. We really enjoyed the wings. The margaritas were delicious and strong.
A photo of Angel's Share Whiskey Lounge and Beer Bar restaurant
4.5
4.5 (16)
$31 to $50
American
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Angel's Share is an elevated dining and cocktail experience in an intimate setting in the heart of 2nd street in Long Beach. With over 200 Whiskey's, 80 beers, a full bar with instagram worthy drinks, and an absolutely amazing dining menu, Angel's Share will be your go to destination for meeting friends for drinks, diner with family, or just a romantic night out with your loved one. We can't wait to indulge you, make a reservation today!
Top review
DaneM
Dined on Jul 11, 2024
Great Food! Great Drinks! Great Service! I'll be back!!
A photo of Kalaveras - San Pedro restaurant
4.2
4.2 (70)
$30 and under
Mexican
San Pedro
About the restaurant
Kalaveras is a unique fast casual concept with vibrant colors, art, music, and culture of a time honored tradition – El Dia de Los Muertos. A blend of innovative urban mixology, Latin American culinary classics, tribute to well known Hispanic artists, and nothing but buenas vibras!
Top review
OpenTable Dinervip
Dined on Jun 29, 2024
The noise level was way too loud to enjoy a family dinner. You cannot even hear the person across the table from you. Maybe they could keep the music at a reasonable level until at least 8pm.
A photo of Padre restaurant
4.0
4 (110)
$30 and under
Latin American
Long Beach
About the restaurant
Located in Downtown Long Beach's up and coming East Village Arts District, Padre is a unique Latin American inspired eatery. Offering innovative dishes, an extensive selection of spirits, local brews, and exciting craft cocktails, Padre is the perfect setting for intimate meals or large-party celebrations.

(We welcome private events!)

Top review
OpenTable Diner
Dined on May 13, 2024
Took my mom for Mother’s Day dinner and it was great service and music vibes. Definitely will be back for special events.
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