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Manhattan Beach Post

1142 Manhattan Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 545-5405
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Manhattan Beach Blvd
Description: Manhattan Beach Post (M.B. Post), a soulful, highly personal restaurant by Chef and co-owner David LeFevre brings a playful, artisan menu of small shared plates, hand-crafted cocktails, and small production wines to the South Bay. M.B. Post is the culmination of 15 years of work, travel, and finely honed technique in the world's most vibrant culinary communities by Michelin-stared chef, David LeFevre. Renowned for his fine-dining experience and seafood mastery at Water Grill, LeFevre returns to his culinary roots with a more rustic menu, built to be shared and served in a gracious and welcoming environment.
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English first
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

this place offers a variety of meals which are generally not available elsewhere. the meals are interesting and tasty, portions are ok. They assume that you will share your meal which is ok for 2 not for 6....they don't claim to deliver the meals to the table at the same time which is a bit awkward. The noise level was... More 

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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I went here for my Anniversary,with my daughter and Husband,babysitter canceled.But everything was great!To start the biscuits bacon cheddar, so good!We had a share all meal,this is a casual yet wonderful,amazing place.Sat at the counter,kind of European style share with strangers whom all become so happy about the Food.We all share stories and recommendations on Menu items!Loved every single thing... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

As a Manhattan Beach Native I have tried pretty much every restaurant in and around town and this place is hands down the best! Great bar scene, amazing food! The cocktails are amazing and its right in the heart of downtown M.B. cant beat it! Please everyone try the biscuits!! and their poached egg is sooo good!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Manhattan Beach Post offers an inventive menu of terrfic small plates, with creative and unusual combinations that work beatifully. Roasted brussel sprouts with hazelnuts were excellent; kale salad with quinoa and pinenuts was another stellar choice; morrocan barbequed lamb belly was our favorite - tender, with a delicious marinade and delectable Japanese eggplant. Squid with hummus was good, although not... More 

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Redondo Beach, CA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I recently (after many months of deliberately staying away from this location because of it being 'trendy') ate dinner here with friends. From an atmospheric standpoint its an interesting blend of communal tables and 4 tops with a rustic and cool look for a former post office. Setting aside the superficial side (look) of things, now lets talk substance. The... More 

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Norridge, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Made reservations for a Friday night dinner as we were staying one night by LAX before a cruise. The food was very good and we even had 2 picky eaters in our party that really enjoyed the food. The cheddar bacon biscuits are delicious. We had a great waitress who made good recommendations. Try the salami imported from Spain it... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Had dinner with several colleagues while in town on business. We sat at one of the communal tables. We had a great time. The service was very good, and our waitress made some great recommendations. Overall the food was good. The focus was on quality ingredients, not too many flavors in a single dish. My only real gripe was the... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

My family had dinner at this restaurant during a 4 day trip to Los Angeles. Make reservations if possible! The food was outstanding and made in unique creative ways. The wine list was great, and atmosphere was perfect. Our server was also top notch and was eager to answer questions and recommend items from the menu for us. Overall wonderful... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Make reservations, this place is always packed. They are know for the bacon cheddar biscuits but the couscous... with lavender pomegranate and grapefruit is my all time favorite... green beans and pork... There isnt anything here that I havent loved. Parking is easy. Its considered Tapas but the sizes are very large and can be meals... also buy a bottle... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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64 reviews 64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

One of my favorite places to take out of town guests. Dishes are small and interesting and meant to be shared. Atmosphere is lively and somewhat loud during evening time. Either make a reservation far in advance or come early as there is usually a wait. There are communal tables that open up fairly quickly and a bar area where... More 

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Additional Information about Manhattan Beach Post

Address: 1142 Manhattan Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Phone Number: (310) 545-5405
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: American

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