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Islands Fine Burgers & Drinks is a casual dining restaurant with an island vibe that specializes in burgers, fresh cut fries, and specialty tropical drinks.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Bar
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting the area and just walked from our hotel to Washington Blvd. we just happened to find this restaurant. We walked in and we were seated immediately. Our server was Tyler. He was fantastic. Great personality and extremely helpful. We had excellent service....The burgers were fantastic.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed April 9, 2021

Great food and wonderful service. I can’t wait to return. It is our new “go to” restaurant in Marina del Ray.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 28, 2021

The food was good. We had the fish tacos and the chicken club wrap. My husbands tacos were a little too wet but he said they were good. We both ordered a Lava Flow drink. That was amazing. Just the right amount of rum.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed January 11, 2021

We love eating inside Islands, but due to Covid we had to settle for take away. I was a little concerned that the food would not be hot or the boxes would be a mess. The food was just as great had we eaten inside....The boxes were perfect and the food did not need to be heated up when we got home (a 10 minute drive). Everything at Islands is great, from the food to the great service. The person that brought out our take away was wonderful. We had burgers and tacos and as always they were wonderful. They will make you a med. rare burger where many places insist that it all be well done--gross. Their fries are the best and my grandson loves their tacos and guacamole. We did not have to wait. It was ready within a minute of arrival. I just can't wait until Covid is over so we can sit in their adorable place again.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 1, 2020 via mobile

A Hawaiian themed restaurant with a compact menu but with varied options (you can select different buns and meats (or veggie) for the burgers. Staff were friendly, prices reasonable. All in all a good meal.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

Or at least that’s what my husband said when I told him I was writing reviews for places we visited. We went here twice because it was that good. Honestly. Read the description of the Hawaiian burger and you’ll probably think it’s all wrong. Trust...me. It works. The only reason we went back was because I wanted another one. The food is fab, the staff are great and the place is spotless. We loved it.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 4, 2019

This restaurant has great parking in the middle of a busy area. The food was excellent and the crispy fries was a huge hit!! The service was great!! If you're in the area, you must check it out.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 1, 2019

I was visiting from out of town for a few weeks and it became one of my absolute favourite spots to eat ever. Staff were very helpful, kind and courteous. As for the food, I've been craving it since I arrived back home! Would highly...recommend, I can't wait to revisit next time I'm in town.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 13, 2019

I have been coming to Islands for over 20 years, and it probably is time for a review. Great spot on Washington Blv in Marina Del Rey, just a short walk from the beach. Islands has always been clean with great service, food, and drinks....We came here on a Saturday afternoon for lunch. I ordered a tasty Margarita on the Rocks, and my wife has the Passion Iced Tea. Usually I order the hamburger because they are very good, but I changed it up and ordered the Northshore Tacos. These have shredded spicy chicken, lettuce, and cheese inside. Very good. My wife has the China Coast Salad with Chicken which she really liked. Our server was super friendly and efficient. Coming by to check on us and our food, and keeping our water filled. Always a great spot to stop at when I come to LA.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

Do you want a good hamburger? Or crispy fries or a breast of chicken burger served by enthusiastic younger people....how about a generous cocktail or ice cold beer? This is the place for you and your family...enjoy

Date of visit: August 2019
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Yes, Islands offers takeout services.

Islands is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4