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Downtown Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach, CA
+1 310-379-9901
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One of the Better Beaches/Areas/Beware of Parking

We used to visit California all the time but now dread it and try to avoid anything California... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa S
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Henderson, Nevada
via mobile
Great LAX time killer

Had a few hours before my departure from LAX and decided to check out Manhatten Beach. Easy to get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Galeazzi
via mobile
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“century blvd” (2 reviews)
“shoe store” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach, CA
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+1 310-379-9901
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used to visit California all the time but now dread it and try to avoid anything California because the once nice must see attractions (including the beaches) are deteriorating and turning into toilet holes (sorry but it's true!) But Manhattan Beach area is still...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a few hours before my departure from LAX and decided to check out Manhatten Beach. Easy to get there (still had my rental car), took about 15 Min (9 AM). Beautiful beach and definitely worth walking around town. Lots of cool restaurants, bars and...More

Thank Galeazzi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you've been to the Hamptons in NY, then this is what downtown Manhattan Beach reminded me of. My 23 year old daughter and I spent the day at the beach, had lunch at Lemonade's and walked around the little shops. It's a very cute...More

Thank Leenie18
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Manhattan beach has everything. There is a nice beach, many restaurants, stores, shopping etc. There is a nice ladies shoe store at 318 Manhattan Beach Blvd named Scala. It is small but packed with boxes of shoes.The proprietor, Chris, is very knowledgeable and funny. Parking...More

Thank alucks
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

One of my favorite places to visit in California. I love getting up in the morning and running on The Strand with the other morning people :) and enjoying the beautiful views of the beach/ocean. It was very clean and not crowded.

1  Thank mlynnjensen
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Manhattan Beach is a must stop beautiful town to stay, play and visit while planning your trip to Southern California. Lots of shopping, great restaurants, nice people and of course a world class beach!

Thank Annette R
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

As you stroll around the streets of downtown Manhattan Beach, you see the fantastic view of the ocean and the stately Manhattan Beach Pier. There are numerous restaurants with famous gourmet chefs, as well as the good old standby's like The Kettle which has been...More

Thank BeachStudCA
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Just a gorgeous place to visit. Simply walking along The Strand next to the beach or biking along it is so relaxing. There are a lot of restaurants to relax along the beach as well.

Thank YNL127
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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 John R
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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
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Sylvia S
8 May 2015|
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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
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