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Fritto Misto

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316 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3615
310-318-6098
Today
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Good for:
Local cuisine
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 51
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 0
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great neighborhood feel to this enjoyable restaurant

We enjoyed this place on all fronts...food, service, price and local feel. The menu has a nice variety of dishes. The "build your own pasta" concept was new to us. The portions, including a side salad, are large and shareable. Be sure to try the "fried pillows" appetizer. A bonus: BYOB with a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
rpmc47
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Atlanta, Georgia
via mobile
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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91 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Atlanta, Georgia
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW via mobile

We enjoyed this place on all fronts...food, service, price and local feel. The menu has a nice variety of dishes. The "build your own pasta" concept was new to us. The portions, including a side salad, are large and shareable. Be sure to try the "fried pillows" appetizer. A bonus: BYOB with a $2.50 corkage charge. Ashley provided helpful, friendly... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Huge portions, could have split your meal w someone and still had plenty to eat! We had a great server for our big group, checked on us often, gave great suggestions. Would definitely go back!

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London, Ontario, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Visited here with our family of 5 and another family of 3. Great meal, large portions, reasonably priced. Overall wonderful experience!

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Hermosa Beach, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 via mobile

Average fare, but huge portions. The menu here is extensive so maybe I'm missing some gems.The gorgonzola sauce was oily and bland. The alfredo sauce might have been from a jar; pasty and bland. The chicken parmesan was better but nothing special. Atmosphere is a little shabby, but service is good and prices are reasonable.

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Buffalo, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Delicious food and great service! Great menu selection of food. The waiter recommended a great seafood pasta dish that was amazing!

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Hermosa Beach, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Fritto Misto has maintained it's local, friendly charm since it opened about 20 years ago. My wife and I have our go to favs and always substitute their veggies for pasta which is really a treat if you're wanting the flavor but avoiding the carbs. The staff are always friendly and courteous and you can bring your own bottle of... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

The staff here is great and I love that it's within walking distance of my house, but the food was pretty bad. The sauce tasted like it came from a can and my pasta with broccoli, olive oil and garlic was bland. This was my first visit, so maybe there are other dishes that are better, but I won't be... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Family-focused and kid-friendly local Italian bistro. HUGE pasta portions, so you'll be pulling this out of the fridge for lunch the next day, and probably the day after that. The pasta is decently cooked, the meat seemed fresh, the spices authentic, and the wine list was very affordable and had a few decent finds. It's a good, affordable joint to... More 

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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149 reviews 149 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Fritto Misto has a deliberately 'distressed' or faded decor which is fine except that in places it shows through as genuinely faded & distressed - several pieces of the earlier ceiling lining are hanging down! The chairs are not upholstered, the seats are rippled and cracked and certainly not the most comfortable. The staff were quick, efficient and friendly and... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Four of us had lunch there last week. We ordered from the daily special menu. The servings did not look fresh. Only one of us was able to eat part of what they served up. I ordered the "cajun tacos." I should have known better. The tortillas were like I'd never seen before - neither corn nor flour. They were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 316 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
  • Phone Number: 310-318-6098

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?