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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%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (47 reviews)
“pizza” (66 reviews)
“donuts” (33 reviews)
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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 1 week ago

Nicely designed modern look restaurant by the pier. The good presentation of dishes enhances tasteful food. All dishes we tried were very tasty

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Strand House easily became my favorite place in Manhattan Beach on the first visit. The view is amazing and the vibe is fun. I had a few cocktails and appetizers and enjoyed everything. The service was good, as well. Everyone was very attentive in...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for sunset drinks & appies, good food but a bit pricey. Always busy, as close to the beach as you can get at Manhattan Beach

Thank Julia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Manhattan Beach has always been full of great places to eat and the The Stand House has Just taken South Californian beach view dining to a new level. Go for the the amazing views over the Manhattan beach pier, gorgeous interior design with plenty of...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love to come here for an app and drinks at sunset in summer..it’s expensive to bring your whole family. My son had yellow tail appetizer and a $60 filet. Gulp The pizzas , salads and apps are fine..but I always think the menu is a...More

Thank drmader
Reviewed 25 November 2017

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 21 November 2017

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 9 November 2017

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 28 October 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 25 October 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
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Questions & Answers
23 June 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
US$25 - US$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
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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