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“Perfect for a casual place”
Review of Islands Restaurant

Islands Restaurant
Ranked #43 of 196 Restaurants in Manhattan Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children
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Good for: Families with children
Reviewed October 4, 2013

If your looking for a burger or tacos this is perfect. Casual family place for a reasonable price. TV's are located throughout so you can watch while dining. Service was great.

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Thank audie40
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

Being one who embraces a great burger, I was told to try Islands. Very disappointing. Meat was over cooked and not tasty. To give them a fair shake, I went there again and once again the burger was not tasty. Maybe they need a new meat supplier. I went back a third time to try the Tortilla Soup which was pretty good. Recommend asking for extra avocado and sour cream when ordering the all you can eat soup. The booths are tight, so if you are a large person you will be uncomfortable. The service, each time I visited, was excellent.

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Thank MWG2
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Reviewed July 18, 2013

Islands used to have locations in South Florida back in the early 90s and it was one of our favorite restaurants. By the end of the decade, all Florida locations closed and we were very disappointed. My family makes it a point to have several meals at Islands whenever we visit California! On our recent trip, we visited this location, as well as the one in Huntington Beach and Seal Beach. All were awesome. This location had particularly great service. We requested "kid's cups" to take back to Florida with us, and our waiter even brought us extras with our refills. Our favorite menu items are the Hula Burger and Kona Pie. The food is consistently delicious and although the prices have risen quite a bit in recent years, you still get a lot of food for your money. In my opinion, the Hula is the best burger I've had anywhere.

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1  Thank Knani
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Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Everything is good about this place from the service to the food. Staff were very friendly. Burger was big and enough for two people. Enjoy your food.

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Thank Gauwas
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Reviewed June 4, 2013

Sounded and looked nice, but the burgers were only average for the price. Nice little outside dining area makes for a comfortable lunch place, but the food did not meet with our expectations.

Thank Steve R
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