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The Strand House

117 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5431
+1 310-545-7470
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
117 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5431
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to The Strand House for brunch while in town for a football game. It is probably the best restaurant in Manhattan Beach if you want a view of the ocean. It is also probably the most expensive place to eat in the town....More

Thank Jlo7799
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manhattan Beach is my favorite place to visit in LA. I enjoy the slower pace. It just feels comfortable. Walking around town and on the beach builds up an appetite. The Strand House is a great place for the entire family to relax and enjoy...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the ONE place in Manhattan Beach where the ladies get dressed up... the bar is always busy with those looking for others to share an experience with... food.. is there food.. there is plenty of drinks..

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Great location overlooking the ocean. Decently sized restaurant that packs too many tables making it feel cramped and very noisy. We made a reservation a few days ahead for a party of 6, and we were given a booth that could probably fit 4 reasonably...More

Thank greenham01
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

We had a few hours between flights through LAX - Manhattan is such an easy drive from the airport it is well worth venturing out here. Looking for somewhere for a great brunch and this place nailed it. First up they allowed us to leave...More

Thank Rah_Rah_HockeySticks
Reviewed October 16, 2017

This is a very well located restaurant with a panoramic view of the Pacific. We went here for brunch. The hamachi appetizer was great, the two mains breakfast burrito had good and average, chicken and waffles were not seasoned enough, had good texture and presentation....More

Thank Miles2gob4Vsleep
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

I just dont get the $20 for two beers one being a bottle and the other an ipa beer ..it was a lovely looking place very loud and lots of tv screens and im sure the food was probaly very tasty but we were not...More

Thank Angie-kittle
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We came here with friends for drinks and snacks. It was the weekend, so it was definitely crowded. We were a large group and wanted to talk and get caught up, so instead of sitting in the loud bar area, they let us sit in...More

Thank PasssionateTraveler
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Went with a friend, on her first visit to LA. She wanted to see the beach and we needed a bite to it, so it worked out great. Was able to get a good parking space without a lot of effort. Nice ambiance, and the...More

Thank Kimberly O
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Great presentation, good service and a great location - though parking may sometimes be an issue, but this is Manhattan Beach so there's no getting away from that.

Thank ScottLB
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June 22, 2015|
Response from MilitelloVC |
No, it doesn't. At night, it's not too difficult to find a spot if you are willing to all a little. Or go with the Ocean Express from LAX area or Uber.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $55
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5431
    (Ocean Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-545-7470
  • E-mail
Down at the beach, overlooking the Pacific Ocean,The Strand House rises elegantly and iconically above the breakers. Like in an oceanfront home, friends become family and strangers become friends.
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