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Fonz's Steaks & Seafood

1017 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 376-1536
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Ranked #26 of 178 Restaurants in Manhattan Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $40
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Manhattan Beach, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Fonzes has a fine patina of good food and service. Nothing extra fancy but reliable dining experience. Mostly locals who know the whole crowd and servers. Pork chop is especially yummy! Happy hour menu is terrific as well.

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Plantation, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We had a nice dinner here with several friends on a recent trip to Manhattan Beach. The Tortilla soup was very tasty and I really enjoyed the Pear salad that I ordered to go with it. Others in our party ordered risotto, steak and the fish tacos. Everyone was very pleased with their food and the service was excellent. They... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
Top Contributor
272 reviews 272 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The place looks pld and smells funny. Having said that, the food was good and the service amazing. Meat was very well cooked and mashed potatoes tasty.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We happened upon this gem as we were wrapping up our day in Manhattan Beach. The service was very good and the server was able to make knowledgeable recommendations. We were seated in the far back of the restaurant, so the atmosphere was a little lost on us. My meatloaf was incredible and my husband's mahi mahi was just okay.... More

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Detroit, Michigan
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Stopped in for dinner. It wasn't crowded when we got our table at 7pm but it quickly filled up. I had a seafood risotto and it was excellent. My fellow diner had the Halibut and he said it was some of the best fish he has had. Our waitress was so very good. I would highly recommend a visit. Dinners... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I, visitors from New Zealand, popped into Fonz's for dinner after a long trip from the US east coast. I went there because of a review on Yelp about racial discrimination that the owner admirably denied. This was one of the best meals we have had in years. The greeting was friendly and prompt, the waitress was... More

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Hermosa Beach, California
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The food at Fonz's is excellent. Great fish and steak dishes. Nice atmosphere for couples or families. Staff is very friendly and attentive.

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Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

I have reviewed Fonz's before, but just had another fantastic meal and thought it worthy of more praise. Not sure why it is not the highest rated in MB. Try the Swordfish Tostadas. You will not be sorry.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Consistently good food over the years. Friendly staff; never disappointed in the quality of food. Always a good experience!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Made reservations for a family of four. The best table was next to the rest rooms. But there was a nice table reserved for friends that came after us got that table , Why. they were more important even though we had earlier reservations , go figure. The person who waited on us was not impeccable as the owners state... More

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Additional Information about Fonz's Steaks & Seafood

Address: 1017 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Phone Number: (310) 376-1536
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 40
Cuisine: Seafood, Steakhouse

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