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1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
+1 310-643-7211
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Terrific restaurant. Love their baby back ribs, roast beef sandwich and everything on the menu we have ever tried. Julienne French fries are excellent. Desserts are delicious. Can't say enough about Houston's. Service is great too.

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Thank Nelia M
palos verdes, ca
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the restaurant is known for their ribs & burgers, but they also do salads, fish, sushi, & best french dip sandwich! They also serve seasonal vegetables and the KeyLime pie is not to be missed when offered seasonally.

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Thank Cali4niaSunshine
Manhattan Beach, California
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were big fans of Houston's when it first opened, but hadn't been there in a while so we decided to pay another visit to celebrate a family accomplishment. The reservation time available was later than we would have preferred but it was still ok. We were seated relatively close to our reservation time at a table pretty much in... More 

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Bozeman
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84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When a relative invited me to lunch at Houston's, I was underwhelmed by the strip mall location but soon after walking in, I was impressed. Warm lighting, alternative and Jazz ambient music, nice booths. Wait staff was attentive and well informed. Martinis were perfect, as was the prawn and macadamia nut sushi roll that we had as appetizer. The sashimi... More 

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Thank LorraineMontana
Milton, Massachusetts
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178 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here for lunch. The front staff was friendly and efficient. The waitress was smart and Friendly. We both had burgers. It was a great burger. I would recommend this place again.

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Thank Michael C
Manhattan Beach, California
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Used to frequent Houston's, enjoyed the food and atmosphere. Felt quite the opposite on the last visit. Not sure whether Houston's has gone downhill or I've gotten more discriminating. Food was not cooked properly so we sent it back. Martini was served SORTA chilled, but not really. And the team service approach failed us, maybe everyone thought someone else had... More 

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Thank wschafferMB
Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a good place not far from LAX for a business meeting. We had the smoked salmon as an app. My guest had the bass which was good and I had the salmon meal. All of it was very good. Lunch prices where high. I would go back again.

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Thank julio6925
Murphy, Texas
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226 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We frequent Houston's/Hillstone in Dallas and also love Bandera's in Chicago. So it was natural for us to walk over to this Houston's from our hotel. It's really amazing how consistent these restaurants are operated. The ribs and prime rib are exactly the same high quality. The artichoke spinach dip and apple walnut cobbler are also the same perfect preparation.... More 

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Lago Vista, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

I love almost all of George Biel's restaurants and this one is no exception. Service here is always outstanding. A++++. I dine in the bar area on almost every visit at this location! This Houston's comes with a sushi bar that rolls out some outstanding rolls. I have tried basically everything on the menu and truly love the following items... More 

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Thank txidaho88
Manhattan Beach, California
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Waitresses are too slow and too difficult to get a table inmediately. They should accept reservations by pohone

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$80
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-643-7211

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