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140 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3606
(310) 372-8970
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
See cocking in front of you

I felt good being able to see cocking in front of me. A wide variety of food after a long walk by Hermosa beach. We were 6 persons and we sampled different dishes and all were delicious. The staff, especially the chef were extremely friendly and kind.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
ramiJordan
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Austin, Texas
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Austin, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

I felt good being able to see cocking in front of me. A wide variety of food after a long walk by Hermosa beach. We were 6 persons and we sampled different dishes and all were delicious. The staff, especially the chef were extremely friendly and kind.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great dinner, byob is awesome, very nice owners. Love creole and this is the real thing. Not another place like it in south bay. Enjoy

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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332 reviews 332 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Wanted to try something different. Great little restaurant with very nice staff. Nice menu selection with reasonable prices. I can recommend the frog legs to start and then the Blackened Cajun Catfish.

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Manhattan Beach
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We started with the flash fried oysters and the crabcakes for appetizers. We split a full order of the gumbo which was huge and delicious. Finished with the bread pudding split 4 ways. Food was all delicious, prices reasonable and free corkage. The next table had a large rack of ribs that I want to try. We'll be back soon.

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Had a wonderful meal here, shrimp stuffed chicken with a shrimp sauce and spicey gumbo for my huband. The service was good and Queenie came over to say hello. She was amazed at how much food we ate, no boxing up for us it was that good

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Pasadena
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142 reviews 142 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Having lived in New Orleans when I see a restaurant that say "New Orleans Food" in LA it's NEVER GOOD! But this time OMG the food, atmosphere, ambiance, & staff are soooo New Orleans. It's like walking into Big Mamas house for Sunday dinner any day of the week to the point where when you're finished eating you have the... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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82 reviews 82 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Amazing Blackened Chicken Po-Boy! Make sure to get is fully dressed with a side of honey covered sweet potato fries! Sandy is the owner and prepares all the meals herself, she's great! You'll most likely be served by Chase who is just as cool and will recommend a great dish for you. The gumbo is also fantastic but the Blacked... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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158 reviews 158 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013 via mobile

What a cozy, cool little Cajun cafe tucked away on Pier Avenue in Hermosa Beach! I love the ambiance, lighting and art. The waiter (friend of the owner) is such a genuinely nice mid-westerner (from Chicago). We had gumbo, hush puppies and Cajun blackened chicken. Yummm!! A nice kick to it! And I have to say, the lemon ginger hot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Overall an excellent taste of the south. The portions are large and you will have plenty to take home. The wait time for seating and service may take some time but DO NOT take that as a bad, it's a small very homely feel and your food is served made to order piping hot!!

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

This is hands down the best New Orleans creole style restaurant on the West coast when it comes to étouffée & gumbo dishes & the peach cobbler is deliciousness on steroids. Trust me because I'm a native of Mississippi, but now live in Southern California. The food is New Orleans authentic & the owner is from Kenner, Louisiana; she knows... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 140 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
  • Phone Number: (310) 372-8970

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
  • Cuisine: Cajun & Creole
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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