The South Bay Restaurant Guide

The holidays are here! Our local restaurants are ready to welcome you for a delicious meal or to host a festive event. We offer a closer look at venues ready to take your reservation and give you a memorable dining experience.


Featuring cuisine from Adnen and Lenora Marouani’s cultures, travels and inspirations. Feast on Tunisian + globally influenced cuisine and libations.

1141 Aviation Blvd., Hermosa Beach  |  424-452-6266  |  IG: @barshalife

BOA Steakhouse & Sushi Roku

A distinctly unique steakhouse alongside a modern Japanese restaurant. Two new additions to Manhattan Village this fall. Now hiring!

Manhattan Village
3110 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach | | IG: idgrestaurants

California Pizza Kitchen

Where fresh and creative flavors collide! Find your next handcrafted favorite today, like our Chicken Tequila Fettuccine or Cedar Plank Salmon.

Manhattan Village
3320 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach
310-796-1233 | | IG: cpk

Captain Kidds Fish Market & Restaurant

Serving the freshest seafood in the South Bay since 1976. A Redondo Beach land- mark in the heart of King Harbor. Multiple indoor-outdoor patios and seafood delivered daily.

209 N. Harbor Drive, Redondo Beach
310-372-7703 | | IG: @captainkidds


Casa Playa

Family-owned taqueria in Riviera Village awarded “Popular in the Southland” by the Los Angeles Times. Serving homemade traditional favorites and plant-based alternatives.

1903-1/2 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach  |  310-791-CASA (2272)  |  @casaplaya_redondobeach

catalina kitchen

Savor an opulent array of epicurean delights along the scenic oceanfront at Terranea Resort, including the crave- worthy Friday Night Seafood Buffet and Sunday Brunch Buffet.

100 Terranea Way, Rancho Palos Verdes
844-207-5121 | | IG: @terranearesort


COMPAGNON Wine Bistro pays tribute to the classic southern French bistros where good food, good wine and friends come together to create the special joie de vivre.

335 W. 7th St., San Pedro  |  424-342-9840  |  IG: @compagnon_winebistro
FB: @compagnonwinebistro

Copper Pot Indian Grill & Café

A modern take on traditional North and South Indian cuisine. Vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free options. All halal meat, fresh nan breads, tandoor grills, curries and biryanis. Now serving beer and wine.

1511 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach
310-504-0777 | | IG:

dan modern chinese

Minimalist, elevated dining with a mod- ern take on traditional Chinese cuisine— made from scratch using centuries-old techniques. Specializing in handmade dumplings and noodles.

Manhattan Village  |  3160 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 140, Manhattan Beach
310-546-1588 |  |  IG: danmodernchinese

Día de Campo

A blend of old-school and new-school Mexican. Join us for weekend brunch, dinner and happy hour!

1238 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach
310-379-1829  |  |  IG: @diadecampohb

Gabi James

We bring Spanish and coastal French food with California soul to the South Bay, alongside an innovative bar rooted in gin that’s not to be rivaled.

1810 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach
310-540-4884 | | IG: @gabijamesla

Great American International Seafood Market

Local family-owned seafood market with all you need to host a seafood feast during the holiday season. Special orders always welcome. Gift cards available.

Golden Cove Center
31224 Palos Verdes Dr. W., Rancho Palos Verdes | 310-750-6074 | IG: @great_american_seafood_market

JOEY Manhattan Beach

Handcrafted, locally and globally inspired menu offerings, like the Mediterranean Bowl (pictured). Enjoy our new tropical cocktail lineup in a lush oasis featuring local artwork and an expansive patio.

Manhattan Village  |  3120 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach
310-546-1163  |  |  IG: joeyrestaurants

Little Sister

Our menu showcases the rich collisions of food and culture from the European colo- nization of Southeast Asia. Join us for lunch, dinner and happy hour!

247 Avenida del Norte, Redondo Beach | 424-398-0237 | IG: @littlesisterrb
830 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Suite 100, El Segundo
424-835-9878 | IG: @littlesister_thepoint  |

Mercado Restaurant

A traditional yet contemporary experience of elevated Mexican cuisine accessible to everyone! Part of the Cocinas y Calaveras restaurant group, founded by Jesse Gomez with partner/chef Jose Acevedo.

Manhattan Village
3212A N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach
310-545-0388  |  | IG: @mercadomanhattanbeach

Nomad Eatery

What began as a four-month backpacking trip culminated into a menu designed to take you to many cuisines: the Mediterranean, Southeast Asia and Latin America.

2041 Rosecrans Ave. #190, El Segundo
310-606-5500  |  |  IG: @nomadsouthbay

Perfect Storm

Neighborhood seafood restaurant in Riviera Village specializing in lobsters, oysters, burgers and cocktails. Check out the great seafood specials and daily happy hour.

1611 S. Catalina Ave., Suite 150B, Redondo Beach
424-946-9002  |
IG: @perfectstormredondobeach

Primo Italia

For generations, our families have enjoyed the tradition of homemade pastas, sauces, vino e dolci—and we invite you to participate in that culinary heritage.

24590 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance
310-378-4288 |  |  IG: @primo_italia

Pura Vita

100% plant-based Italian restaurant serving house-made pastas and Neapolitan pizza. Organic, sustainable, clean ingredients and gluten-free options. Enjoy our full bar serv- ing natural biodynamic wines and organic craft cocktails with a sunset view.

320 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach
424-304-2247 | | IG: @puravitaredondo

R/10 Social House

Located in Redondo Beach’s Marina, R/10 Social House is a neighborhood gastropub offering farm-to-table food, handcrafted cocktails and a selection of intriguing, affordable artisan beers and wines.

179 N. Harbor Dr., Redondo Beach
310-798-2500 | | IG: @r10socialhouse


An upscale, family-owned restaurant specializing in authentic cuisine from the Abruzzo region of Italy.

934 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach
310-318-0778 | | IG: radici_hb

Reborn Coffee

A new wave of coffee-making—optimized through the lenses of science, art and social responsibility. Featuring whole bean coffee from around the world and cold brew concentrates on tap.

Manhattan Village | 3180 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Manhattan Beach | IG: reborncoffeeusa

Riera’s Place

A family-run deli offering a wide range of sandwiches, salads, fresh poké, break- fast burritos, Sicilian-style pizzas and catering services. Monday through Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Closed Sunday.

1908 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach
310-316-1908 |  |   IG: @rierasplace

Riviera Mexican Grill

Serving the best Mexican food in the South Bay since 1996. Enjoy our famous fish tacos and margaritas; multiple out- door patios. See you at the Riv.

1615 S. Pacific Coast Hwy., Redondo Beach
310-540-2501 | | IG: @therivmex

Rock’N Fish

At the foot of the Manhattan Beach Pier, this welcoming spot offers delicious food, spirits, warm smiles and American regional cuisine highlighting seafood, steaks and spirits.

120 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach  |  310-379-9900  |  IG: @rocknfishmb

Slay Italian Kitchen

Fresh. Authentic. Innovative. A rustic Italian, rotating menu featuring fresh and dried pastas, meats, seafood, pizzas, local vegetables and wines from Slay Estate and Vineyard.

1001 Manhattan Ave., Manhattan Beach
424-257-8301 | | IG: @slayitaliankitchen

Steak & Whisky American Tavern

Enjoy handcrafted cocktails, by-the-glass wines and classic dishes from our chef- driven menu in the cozy ambience of our intimate dining room.

117 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach
310-318-5555 | IG: @swtable

Table Manners

Cozy spot in Riviera Village serving modern American comfort food and burgers with a twist. Also features great daily happy hour and reverse happy hour specials.

1611 S. Catalina Ave., Suite 150, Redondo Beach
424-946-9001 |
IG: @tablemannersredondobeach

The Brews Hall

With four food concepts, two breweries and a full bar in partnership with George Lopez and Colin Cowherd, there’s something for everyone!

21770 Del Amo Circle East, Torrance  |  310-294-9838
73 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach  |  424-348-0800  |  IG: @thebrewshall

The Original Red Onion

Offering a wide variety of catering options to meet your budget and needs, specializing in award-winning Mexican and traditional American cuisine.

736 Bart Earle Way, Rolling Hills Estates
Catering: 310-541-5936
Takeout/reservations: 310-377-5660

The Rex Steakhouse

Seaside steakhouse focused on local markets and seasonality, crafted cocktails and exceptional wine pairings. Our unparalleled event spaces boast sweeping views of the ocean and the Riviera.

221 Ave. I, Redondo Beach
310-316-9041 | | IG: @therexsteakhouse

The Rockefeller

The South Bay’s original gastropub, with locations in Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach and Manhattan Beach. Locally owned since 2011.

1707 S. Catalina Ave., Redondo Beach
418 Pier Ave., Hermosa Beach
1209 Highland Ave., Manhattan Beach | IG: @eatrockefeller

The Strand House

Featuring 180° sweeping views of the Pacific Ocean and a California coastal menu that highlights the bounty of produce available year-round in Southern California.

117 Manhattan Beach Blvd., Manhattan Beach  |  310-545-7470  |  IG: @strandhousemb

Un Caffè Altamura

Locally owned cafe and wine bar indulging in the marriage of simplicity and quality. Midweek dinner club coming soon! Join the movement.

1140 Highland Ave., Manhattan Beach
310-546-4663 | IG: @un.caffe.altamura


Located at Shade Hotel Manhattan Beach. Fusing the coastal lifestyle and energy of L.A. nightlife, this festive, picturesque environment is perfect for your next event.

1221 N. Valley Dr., Manhattan Beach  |  310-698-5559  |  IG: @shadehotelmb