Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach is in the South Bay region of Los Angeles County in Southern California, USA. With its expensive homes, fancy restaurants, and wealthy residents, Manhattan Beach is like Beverly Hills-by-the-sea.

20 things to do

All Places United States California

Manhattan Beach Grand Prix

The second oldest Pro-Am cycling race in America. Held during '''June or July'''. Circuit runs along Valley and Manhattan Beach Blvd.

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The Belmar Hotel

Chic and stylish hotel with 127 rooms. There is a restaurant called Second Story thats serves breakfast and dinner.


#B110 (''In Metlox, downtown''). Upscale Greek food, named Top New Restaurant in the 2007 Los Angeles Zagat guide.

Manhattan Beach Pier

Perhaps one of the more picturesque piers in the South Bay Area, second only to Santa Monica Pier in size.

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Farmer's Market Tuesdays

Buy locally-grown fruits, vegetables, and flowers. Delicious foods prepared hot are also available.

AVP Beach Volleyball Championship

Home of legendary beach volleyball tournament. Held in July/August at the Manhattan Beach Pier.

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Delicious hamburgers with bleu cheese. Many beers as well but all seem to be American.

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Manhattan Beach's only luxury boutique hotel, located two blocks from the beach.

SLEEP   —  +1 310 546-4995 —  1221 N Valley Dr

Manhattan Village

This is the local shopping mall with a good selection of stores to choose from.

Local Yolk

In El Porto. A surfers breakfast joint with renowned omelets and diner fare.

Cafe Pierre

This Cal-French bistro has served the local community for over 30 years.

Oceanview Cafe

Situated on a quiet lane, this place is worth a visit for its charm.

EAT   —  +1 310 545-6770 —  229 13th St

Uncle Bill's Pancake House

Stop by this diner for great pancakes with an ocean view.

Shellback Tavern

Known for its pizza and reasonably-priced drinks.

The Kettle

A 24hr eatery with lots of local character.

Source: wikivoyage