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Shellback Tavern


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Served Saturday, Sunday and some holidays beginning at 9am
Two Eggs
Served with home fries and toast
Two Eggs with Ham, Bacon or Sausage
Served with home fries and toast
Joven's Famous Sonora Style Huevos Rancheros
Served with beans and tortillas
Fajitas Breakfast Chicken Fajitas with Beans, Rice and Tortillas
Fajitas Con Huevos
Same as above but with two eggs
Eggs Benedict the Original Classic
Eggs Manhattan with Bacon, Avocado and Hollandaise on an English Muffin
Eggs California It's a Benedict with Avocado and Turkey Replacing the Canadian Bacon!
Manuel's Corned Beef Hash and Two Eggs
Ingredients include ham, bacon, chorizo, sausage, fresh vegetables, chili, avocado, choice of cheese
Omelet Plain with Home Fries and Toast
Cheese Omelet or Scramble with Home Fries and Toast
Cheese Omelet or Scramble with 1 Item with Home Fries and Toast
Cheese Omelet or Scramble with 2 Items with Home Fries and Toast
Cheese Omelet or Scramble with 3 Items with Home Fries and Toast
Cheese Omelet or Scramble with 4 Items with Home Fries and Toast
Short Stack (2)
Large Stack (3)
Short Stack with Two Eggs
With above pancakes or French toast
French toast
Large Stack with Two Eggs
Muffin $+0.25
Homefries $+1.75
Paco's Sandwich Egg, Cheese, Ham, Bacon or Sausage.
Breakfast Burrito Egg, Rice, Beans, Cheese, Ranchero Sauce
Choice of ham bacon or sausage
The Breakfast Special 2 Eggs, 2 Pancakes, 2 Bacon or 2 Sausage
Toast Choice of Bread
English Muffins
Home Fries
Soda W/ One Refill
Champagne with Each Breakfast Meal
Bottles $6.50
By the case $69.00
The Shell Back Tavern Bloody Mary
Or take our famous bloody mary mix home!
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
American, Bar, Pub, International
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Bacon Sliders were great. My husband said his teriyaki chicken sandwich was the best he’d ever had. We all liked the fries. Vodka Lemonades were more vodka than lemonade, which also made their $10 pricepoint a little more palatable. Service was great too...prompt and friendly....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JessicaB368
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I stumbled upon this place after exiting the pier. It was steak night and it included a large salad, choice of potato and green beans. With a pint of Stella it was only $21. The steak was excellent and the service was spot on. There...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

First the good things... Nice pier and sea view.. you can have a dinner and watch sunset, if you pick right table. Food was decent and tasted ok... Menu could offer more choices.. I'vespecially missed some more seafood and salad options. Prices are ok for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Nejc
Reviewed 20 April 2018

Windows open, salty air drifting in, the sound of the nearby surf competing with music, drinks, and local characters. If you've never listened to a beach boys song, don't worry, you can still live it...

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank firewalker130
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We love the Shellback Tavern! The food is very good and affordable especially being steps away from the beach! It has a fun and lively atmosphere and the people who work there are super nice and friendly! It is the quintessential beach bar and grill!!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank LorrieLarryM
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Visiting our old stomping grounds and was happy to see the Shellback was still in Manhattan Beach. Forget all of the fancy restaurants there. Have lunch at the Shellback and have the grilled magi magi tacos. Awesome 🌮

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Nice casual watering hole right above Manhattan Beach Pier. Beautiful sunsets, warm, relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank rokkap
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

We had a few good local beers while we watched the sunset. We talked to a few friendly locals who gave us a good recommendation for dinner. Glad we wandered in!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 19 December 2017

This is a place the locals go to, very small and cozy but a good group of people both working and hanging out. If you want something small and friendly this is the place. Drinks are decent but its all about the ambience

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank givemeacorona
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Long day of meetings and high pressure. Found the Shellback Tavern right on the beach sat and drank a pitcher of 805 beer and watched the sunset over the pier. Most tranquil.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Rnick1015
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