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Downtown Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach, CA
+1 310-379-9901
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Enjoying downtown

A great place to relax, eat and people and ocean watch. Grab a coffee at Starbucks, ice cream at... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Manhattan Beach, California
via mobile
Lots to do

Whether you want to shop, eat or hit the beach, there are lots of choices. I got to enjoy dinner... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach, CA
+1 310-379-9901
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

A great place to relax, eat and people and ocean watch. Grab a coffee at Starbucks, ice cream at the creamery.... plenty of places to eat. Old Venice for Italian and Greek. Ercole's for monster burgers and good drinks. Just the tip of the ice...More

Thank johnrN3680KA
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Whether you want to shop, eat or hit the beach, there are lots of choices. I got to enjoy dinner with clients, walk both the lovely downtown areas and pier. My only complaint is the limited parking.

Thank Edelan
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Manhattan Beach has to be one of my favorite places to go to relax and enjoy good food and positive upbeat atmosphere.

Thank Bella I
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Cute beach town with a variety of expensive boutiques and nice cafes. Beach itself is lovely. Parking can be difficult - not many spaces and some are only for 2 hours, which may not be enough for a proper tour. Close to LAX so good...More

Thank SAHoulwood8284
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The only reason to come here, is to go for breakfast at "the Kettle", shops small and well over priced for LA, Beach flooded with volleyballers, Houses piled on top of each other, overcrowded feel, but hey, breakky at kettle was worth it

Thank Karaleeandliam
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Tuesdays are a favorite when Farmers Market moves in town. However, be prepared for parking spaces to be a shortage. Plenty of specialty shops and a plentiful selection of restaurants

Thank Phayao13
Reviewed 3 May 2017

One can easily spend an entire day exploring MB. You will find a wide variety of shops along its steep hills. There are a couple of parking garages if you can't find a spot on the street.

Thank 5eaAirLand
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Really love this beach. It is clean, not too busy, has beautiful architecture and has a great calm vibe. Lots of little boutique stores to browse through and great eateries. I especially loved the Ice Cream shop :-)

2  Thank Lara H
Reviewed 22 March 2017

If you are in LAX you will find dowtown Manhatten Beach vastly different with its beach, pier, and quaint homes and shops and restaurants.The Ocean Express Shuttle Service provides an easy way to get there for $5 round trip. It i=operqates hourly with pick up...More

2  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Downtown Manhattan Beach is a great coastal community! There's something for everyone -- shopping (clothing, souvenirs, art, eyeglasses, etc.), hair salons, ice cream parlors, etc. The Manhattan Beach Pier and the "Round House" aquarium as well as the crashing waves on the beach are awesome....More

1  Thank Johnwiz
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Sylvia S
8 May 2015|
Response from Kris D |
HI - dogs are not allowed on the beach in Manhattan Beach. They must be on leashes in all public places. There is a dog park at Live Oak Field in Manhattan Beach, a few blocks from the beach. Pet owners must "clean up... More