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1611 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5255 (Avenue H)
+1 310-540-1222
Friday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 21:30
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Saint Francisville, Louisiana
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283 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

We went here to celebrate my son's birthday with his wife and 2 grandchildren, ages 2 and 11 months. The staff seated us in a booth and were very accomodating with the children. My son immediately ordered basket of french fries and basket of Truffle Fries which were wonderful. Drink orders were taken and served. Food was ordered including Steak... More 

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Thank Lukeanthonywflorida
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very, very average food served; refused to leave off the 1000 Island dressing from burger (as if we're all from Oklahoma...); happy hour drinks form the well of unknown brands; bare bones salad.

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Thank SuperChief49
Port Byron, Illinois
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Everything we ordered was wonderful. Great ambience! Highly recommend! I liked this so much better than The Strand in Manhattan Beach.

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Thank Wildone71
leawood, kansas
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380 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Very good food, excellent bread, good steaks,dessert good. Good service. Salad so so. Would visit again.

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Thank colesloough
Hermosa Beach, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Chez Melange is on our rotation of selective restaurants in the South bay to visit when we want great food, fine dining at a reasonable price, and attentive service. This restaurant has very nice ambiance for either a romantic meal or just gathering with friends and family. We like that the noise level is lower than others. It also has... More 

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Thank maz8HB
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Chez Melange used to be one of my favourite restaurants and I always made a point of going for at least one meal there when I was staying at Redondo Beach. However, my most recent visit there with my daughter was memorable for all of the wrong reasons, most significant of which was the attitude of the waiter that served... More 

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Thank Andy C
Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Looking for a different brunch experience, we took up a recommendation for Chez Melange on a recent Sunday. They have a lovely sidewalk cafe with umbrella tables, bar area, and dining room toward the rear of the restaurant, which is where you were seated since we wanted to enjoy the music. Perhaps the music is inside for ambiance and comfort.... More 

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Thank olinmom
San Diego, CA
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118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

The reviews on trip advisor got me there. But upon seeing the front entrance, I was worried. The owner Michael, saw us and showed us around. We ended with dinner in the back room. It was lovely. A quiet Monday night. Good wine value. Excellent overall value. Interesting and flavorful menu. Lamb stuffed models with pesto? Yes. Get out of... More 

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Thank upintheairmom
Hermosa Beach, California
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162 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Interesting menu and delicious food. Excellent friendly service and great vibe - lively but relaxed, ambience but not too loud. There was a live musician and different rooms to suit your mood.

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Thank DLMS_3
Bellingham, Washington
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520 reviews
352 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 427 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Lucky people of Manhattan Beach who have a place like this to make a second home of for any night they don't feel like cooking. I couldn't be more envious! The varied menu means you'll never get bored eating here. Nightly specials take advantage of whatever's fresh and of the moment (like green chile burgers in August when the fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$60
Cuisine
French, American, International
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1611 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277-5255
    (Avenue H)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Redondo Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-540-1222
Description
One of Redondo's best hidden gems, this cozy bar and lounge offers a changing blackboard menu (8-12 items nightly) prepared to order by Chef Di at her open bar-kitchen, and served personally to guests. Colorful tapas and small plates which highlight the clean, fresh, exquisite flavors and ingredients of the gorgeous Mediterranean are typically featured fare. Influences from Spain, Portugal, Italy, France, Greece, and sometimes even North Africa are found on the evolving, seasonal menu.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?