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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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“pizza” (62 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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117 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5431
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81 - 90 of 528 reviews

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Had lunch at the Strand House with my wife on our Anniversary trip and enjoyed everything: the beautiful view, the ambiance of the restaurant, the great food and the knowledgeable and friendly staff. Will definitely recommend

Thank MontrealLaziale
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

I've been here twice over the past month and a half. What a great place. Clean facility, great service, great food, great view. Would go everyday if I could! Thank you!

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We were at a Best Buy in Manhattan Beach and the lady there suggested the Strand for lunch. We were able to find a spot with a meter, no problem, for 2 hours. We walked down the hill to the restaurant and asked for a...More

Thank tocman
Reviewed 25 October 2016

I visited recently for lunch, quite annoyed after it taking 30 minutes to find a parking spot. The hostess quickly seated us next to the bar...... because we needed it! Our server was attentive, fun, & knew the menu inside out. We enjoyed great cocktails...More

Thank cmgparsons
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I have to plead guilty to a little bias here because I know the manager, nevertheless, the title of this review says it all. Not only is the view excellent, the restaurant is constructed in such a way that it takes full advantage of the...More

Thank pipehorse
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing! Food was delicious. We order pizza and Brussels sprouts for appetizers and i had the tuna aioli salad and it was delicious. The view is perfect and service was really good. I would recommend.

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Great place to have a drink, chill or hang with friends. Bar service is excellent and view of the pier and ocean is fantastic For the price food is marginal. Had the pork chop. It had great flavor, just a little dry and plate was...More

Thank JimmyB_NC
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Some ladies and I celebrated a milestone birthday and were treated exceptionally. Table by the awesome view at sunset and complimentary champagne on arrival. Topped it off with complimentary dessert and our bday cake. Our waiter Brandon was very attentive to us and made it...More

Thank Gogs1225
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The tarte flambée was good, a little heavy on the cheese, the deco is nice and the location great. I am very disappointed though that a restaurant featuring 40 dollars a bottle wines would not list at least a couple of organic ones in each...More

Thank CDFBologna
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Did not need reservations to sit at the bar. Nice view and nice atmosphere for a conversation. Wide selection of drinks, beer and wine. Ate the chicken dinner that came with sweet potatoes and veggies. It was an average portion and good. Would go back...More

Thank Robyn C
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Questions & Answers
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
US$ 25 - US$ 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
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, 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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