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Shellback Tavern

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116 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5432
+1 310-376-7857
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, International
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LOCATION
116 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5432
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Shellback is all about location, location, location! They are the closest bar to the beach there at MB Pier. Decent food, but more about the drinks, etc.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in for lunch today and was pleasantly surprised at the quantity and quality of the fish & chips lunch special ($11.95). My Becky, my helpful server recommended a few beers to compliment my lunch and even brought me a couple of samples to...More

Thank Alan661
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location to enjoy a refreshing drink after a lovely day at the beach. You can’t get much nearer the beach than these guys are... very nice relaxing ambience, great music played at comfortable volume. Cheers guys!,

Thank TeresaS812
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Super relaxing beach bar. Excellent view. Very cool vibe. Decor is fantastic. Good prices on drinks. Right across from Manhattan beach. Food is decent and inexpensive. Always enjoy stopping here.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed August 22, 2017

This bar get's nuts but it's awesome. Best late night action in MB. Stumble out and get pizza across the street before walking home. Rico is top notch.

Thank Ryan L
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Stopped in for few drinks along with some shrimp and watched the sun set. Great service and very friendly. Tons of neat decorating to look at and great long island iced teas.

Thank Lindsey P
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Always good for a inexpensive simple lunch looking out over the water and the pier in but haven't beach. Food is fine service is good. And all-around good find

Thank hershy6
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Had a Sunday afternoon to kill before flying out Monday morning. Took the Ocean Express from airport hotel to Manhattan Beach ($5) and settled in at Shellback for some brews & views. Great place to waste an afternoon listening to mostly classic rock, people watching...More

Thank Brooks K
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

When in Manhattan Beach and craving pub food, this is your spot. Awesome burgers (with polish sausage on top?!), delicious Philly cheesesteak, and excellent fries. We didn't get to try this time but hear the fish-n-chips are fantastic and fresh in beer batter.

Thank VivaciousVal
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a quick bite for lunch to take back to Manhattan Beach on Good Friday. I saw a sign for fish n chips in the window of Shellback Tavern. My son and I decided to stay and eat in. I had the...More

Thank fredraymond522
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5432
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-376-7857
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