We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fishbar Manhattan Beach Seafood Restaurant

3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
+1 310-796-0200
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tacos” (21 reviews)
“snow crab” (4 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (10 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (292)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Sat at the bar and had great service great food great company. The staff was as good as it gets never even had to look to get waited on.Nice selection of food drinks and casual atmosphere.I will go back if in LA area.

Thank Timob7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This casual restaurant offers many excellent seafood choices. The starters are a great value, that you can mix and match. The seafood principals are all fresh, served with choice of vegetables. The atmosphere is very relaxed, and the servers go out of their way to...More

Thank xraymanLaJolla
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Across the street was an easy to access parking garage. The food was all excellent. The mahi mahi and lobster guacamole were on point. The prices were very reasonable for the quality of food here. You won't be disappointed.

Thank NCEA3994
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

It’s all good here. My first visit but definitely not the last, I need to sample more dishes. Arrived without a reservation, sat at the bar, ate, drank, and had fun. Excellent food, super service, great atmosphere, good value for money.

Thank NewInCanada
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this place by accident and were in the mood for seafood, so checked it out. Although a bit noisy (we were there around 6:30pm on a Thurs- I think a big after-work crowd was there), the food overshadowed the noise and crowd....More

1  Thank MaryAnn S
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is popular for a good reason - the food is great. I have never been here when there is not a crowd. This is a seafood restaurant so if anyone in your group is not a seafood eater your options are very limited....More

Thank TerryofMB
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Wanted to head to the beach before flying out and ended up in Manhattan Beach at the Fish bar. Lobster Thursday so got the whole Maine lobster and it was fantastic. Great service and great food. The only downside is that it is crazy noisy....More

Thank rodjan5
Reviewed 24 August 2017

We've been customers of this formerly great restaurant for a long time. We brought and recommended it to many people before. NOT NOW... Whatever happened to the great customer service and the superb food and drinks? We are so disappointed. Totally new crew working after...More

Thank Julio B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My ahi tuna dinner was really good but at the price I would have expected really great. The tuna was good quality sushi-grade fish. The asparagus and broccoli sides were cooked well but nothing wowed me. The spicy margarita was excellent but at $12 a...More

Thank sdavi
Reviewed 9 August 2017

If you don;t mind a sports bar look, Fishbar has the freshest seafood in LA. Everything is done right. Never fishy. Nice portions. Lower prices that fancy fish joints - but actually better food imo. You cant go wrong here. My fave are the fish...More

Thank raiseourvoices
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Manhattan Beach
The Sea View Inn at the Beach
743 reviews
.32 km away
Shade Hotel
532 reviews
1.92 km away
The Belamar Hotel
786 reviews
2.01 km away
Best Western Plus Manhattan Beach Hotel
868 reviews
2.33 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Pancho's Restaurant
243 reviews
.12 km away
Fish Bar
91 reviews
.00 km away
The Local Yolk
132 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rob Rubens Distilling and Brewing
15 reviews
2.01 km away
Manhattan Beach Pier
720 reviews
2.07 km away
Old Town Music Hall
21 reviews
1.77 km away
Roundhouse Marine Studies Lab and Aquarium
80 reviews
2.07 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
22 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SuperChief49 | Reviewed this property |
Allison F
5 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from trippish | Reviewed this property |
It's worth the wait. Have apps & drinks at the bar while waiting for a table.
23 April 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from bruinvic | Reviewed this property |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-796-0200
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing