Arriving early, I had the chance to see the clientele arriving and leaving Beaches throughout the afternoon. It seemed to be a relaxed eatery where the bar was most popular. I even saw VT'er Gerry... more
I love Pancho's! I've been going here since I was young. The ambience, location, and the food make it a great "beach city" Mexican Restaurant.
The bar upstairs is great for drinks and appetizers.... more
Rock N' Fish is a classic locals restaurant in Manhattan Beach and is definitely our go-to restaurant when we want solid, high quality food. Honestly, I don't think I've ever been disappointed with a... more
This is a pretty good brewpub. It's a nice place, comfortable if a little small. It has some pretty good food and a nice range. The beer is overall not bad, the few I've had ranging from mediocre to... more
North End serves up some of the most unique breakfast and lunch offerings in the Southbay. The menu is inspired by items and ideas the owners have picked up during their travels (you'll know when... more
Petros is an upscale Greek restaurant with a great atmosphere. The interior is all white and classy The outside patio is a great place to sit. My favorite is the Petros salad with grilled shrimp. It's... more
Went to PF Chang for lunch with a group of folks from work. It turned out to be a disappointing experience:
Food - poor
OK I knew it was not going to be authentic, but even with such expectation it... more
This is a nice place to sit and have a coffee or a soda or even a little lite lunch when you get to the end of the pier.
I have not seen it open very much but when it is they do a good job with the... more
When I attended college in Chicago, we always headed to Denny's for The Grand Slam at any time of day or night. The Kettle knocks the socks off any craving you might have, and then some!!! Any meal... more
Mama D's is not expensive and since it is close to the ocean it is a good place to have lunch on nice sunny days. The food is good but service is slow. I'm actually used to slow service from my time... more
El Tarasco has been around since the dawn of time. Located at Rosecrans and Highland, you won't get a better Mexican meal, unless you travel South of the Border. (And, I'm not even sure of that) If... more
We went to McCormick & Schmicks twice to celebrate two different events, and had two very different experiences.
The first time we were seated inside at a booth that felt very private. The waiter... more
I went in for the food, stayed at their friendly bar and sang karaoke all night. This was not your average karaoke or everyone in this place came to LA to be a model or rockstar. Beautiful women,... more
****UPDATE: Good Stuff MB is no longer there. You can still find the same restaurant with the same menu at their other locations: Hermosa Beach, Redondo Beach, & El Segundo.
As their commercial... more
Fleming's is an upscale steakhouse that serves prime quality steak.
As expected from an upscale steakhouse the whole experience is a delight: service is wonderful, the wine list is very good, and most... more
Wahoo's Fish Taco is a very popular Californian-Mexican restaurant close to the ocean. Californian-Mexican in my opinion because they offer non-greasy version of the food.
Their fish taco is good,... more
This is operated by the same folks that own the popular Open Sesame in Belmont Shores, Long Beach. I've bee there on a thursday night and it took 40minutes to be seated. There is no line here in... more
This place is terrible. We go here a lot, and everytime, we all walk out of the restaurant saying it will be our last time. The reason we keep going back is because it's easy to get a table for a... more
One of the best Hawaiian food restaurants around. Great decorations with a little waterfall at the entrance and the famous Lahaina banyan tree in the main dining area. Large portions. Korean BBQ Beef,... more
You would never expect that Reeds has such great food considering it location. First it's in a strip mall and secondly it's next to a dry cleaner. Very strange location, but great food. It's a small... more
Bora Bora restaurant is a small place located on Highland Ave in Manhattan Beach. It's very easy to miss considering the sign is quite small, if at all present on the building.
There are not very... more
Yes this is Manhattan Beah ,a place where we in Canada hear about and we see it on our TV's and when we hear about Manhattan Beach ,it is Sunshine ,great sandy Beaches , Bay Watch (from the T V show)...
MANHATTAN BEACH! Ok, seriously, how many of you other than the Californians have heard of this place? Me? Well, only 2 years ago... How? JR lives here ;-) Truly, it's not a joke... VT was originally...