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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%
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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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11 - 20 of 590 reviews

Reviewed 13 February 2018

We always come here ritually, everytime we stop over in LA. Food, drinks, ambience and staff always firing to high levels. Love the vibe and location completely. Can't imaging not looking forward to a session at the Strand.

Thank Phillip V
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We came 3 friends for lunch on a beautiful day. We were sitting at a table overlooking the ocean. We ordered one appetizer and then a burger, tacos, charcuterie and a salad drank 2 bears. Food was ok. My friend said he ate much better...More

Thank Yaron T
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I came here for a friend's birthday and it was okay. I highly recommend getting the cinnamon roll. It is absolutely amazing. I also tried the pork belly pizza. It was okay, but a little bit weird because it had whole broccoli on it. Just...More

Thank kisssmee
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Great stop along the bike trail to fuel up for a beautiful California day. We were delighted to get a table for mid-day Saturday brunch with only a small wait. The atmosphere was casual party with lots of smiles and laughs among customers served by...More

Thank Robert H
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Every time I go to California I come here. The food is AMAZING and it has such a beautiful view of the ocean ! Love the ambiance and very friendly staff as well !!! I highly recommend dining here !

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 January 2018

We came here with our uncle on our last day in Los Angeles, and it was well worth the drive. The restaurant is nicely decorated, and the fresh flowers made every room -- especially the bathrooms very fragrant. We started with the cinnamon roll w/bacon...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We came here for dinner a couple of years ago but avoided returning because of the very homely, cheesy 1950s Las Vegas decor - largely due to the very wrong lighting. Now we just go for lunch which is always good as the place is...More

Thank sj52018
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is by far the best in Manhattan Beach. Great food and wonderful view of the Pacific Ocean a must try

Thank George P
Reviewed 4 January 2018

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 3 January 2018 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
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View
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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