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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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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“donuts” (28 reviews)
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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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Reviewed 5 days ago

Four of us went for an early dinner. Our two guests were from Arizona, and we wanted to try this place. We had a great table, with spectacular views on the second level (there is a lift available). Wait staff were very professional, attentive, everything...More

Thank sander s
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went here with my friends for my birthday and when they sat us down, the menu said Happy Birthday with my name on it. Such a great idea and makes you feel special. This restaurant has really good food and looks out on to the...More

Thank TravelisMe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No doubt Strand House is one of the best restaurants in Manhattan Beach that all in all has several good ones, all nearby. All dishes we had were extremely tasty and the portions were reasonable by size. Strand House is quite expensive but there is...More

Thank Vuopalat
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Strand House is conveniently located right next to the Manhattan Beach Pier. It is a super fun place to grab drinks and watch the sunset. It is also a great place to eat. I always recommend The Strand House when people are looking for...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of 8 people for lunch and no one was disappointed with the quality and selection of different things to order. Fresh fish, pizza, interesting takes on common selections, all were tasty. The desserts were great as well the deconstructed somores and...More

Thank TallKirklander
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to impress out of towners. All courses were perfectly prepared. The steak was certainly ample to share.

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live just down the street from Strand house, and I go their fairly often, and always am happy! The food just continues to get better there, PLUS .... the service and staff are all great! If you want drinks on a quiet date night,...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great vibe. Outdoor landing worth the wait. Ambiance and setting were only rivaled by superb meals all around. Branzino was superb, as was the salmon and peach salad. Service, too, was appreciated; non-intrusive but attentive.

Thank dmarguleas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner here while visiting Manhattan Beach for the day as we are staying in Santa Monica. The food and service was outstanding, no other way to explain it. As huge foodies we have eaten all over the globe at high end establishments...More

Thank Matthew P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting California and wanted a restaurant with a view and good food. The Strand didn't disappoint, it exceeded my expectations. Arrived early and had some drinks, great selection. Was quickly seated at our table with a beautiful view. Roy our server was very personable and...More

Thank JandJMiller
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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
USD 25 - USD 55
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
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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