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73 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3733
(310) 318-2666
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu - Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hermosa Beach, California
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This Spanish Tapas restaurant is situated on Pier Plaza within walking distance of the beach and shops and has a large outdoor patio. They serve a wide variety of delicious small dishes and offer a good happy hour menu and excellent sangria and selection of draft beers.

Thank Monica90254
Minneapolis, MN
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175 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the tapas and they were very reasonably priced but red wines started around $70 and went to $300. I think this is too pricey - about a 500% markup from what we found via Google for retail value. Tap beers were also pricey at $12 each. I'd say the service quality was a bit off - very slow... More 

Thank Fritch
Hermosa Beach, California
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55 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Luv to meet people at Mediterraneo, great tapas, great food in general, big on beer, nice and friendly staff. A true local place.

Thank sjopjm
Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a change of plans down in Hermosa last night. We walked into one place...to old and too gamie. The sushi place had too many TVs, it felt like a sports bar. Mediterraneo was somewhat quiet for a Saturday night and the menu didn't capture us immediately nor did the cocktail menu. We told the bartender essences of what... More 

Thank CFrances_C
Nevada City, CA
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179 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious tapas, full bar and nice wine list. We shared green lipped mussels, watermelon salad and an eggplant w cheese. All well prepared and a perfect taste treat for lunch. Andrea provided excellent service. Here for the Labor Day fiesta - the people watching was a hoot!

Thank traveltarot
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at the Hermosa Beach for a few days, the first night strolling around searching for any place to eat after our long car journey... What a pleasant surprise, they have tapas , meat and fish with perfectly sized portions. Not particularly expensive considering all the other places we had eaten the past 12 days...well worth it considering... More 

Thank carlene n
Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Given so many good reviews, we had high expectations of Mediterraneo. Unfortunately, everything was mediocre. The decor is like most other new restaurants: plain walls, exposed brick, industrial chic, which did not conjure up images of the Mediterranean. The server had an over-the-top friendliness, even though her attention to our table was minimal. We ordered six vegetarian items. The lentil... More 

Thank Stephanie C
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Happy Hour is the best in Hermosa beach. The tapas fantastic! , great beer selection. Nice price and cool looking bar.

Thank Randy B
Chicago, Illinois
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Good for a light snack, the dips are nice the wine list is a pleasant contracts to many others on the strip

Thank David H
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

First night in LA on a business trip and my host recommended this place. Was a bit of a hike from my hotel but the walk along Hermosa Beach was worth it. Friendly, knowledgeable staff, outstanding food and stunning craft beers. If you're in the area, this place is a must.

Thank 4flyingkiwi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3733
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
  • Phone Number: (310) 318-2666

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