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Fishbar Manhattan Beach Seafood Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
+1 310-796-0200
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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LHP
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83 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fresh local seafood, hard to come by these days, but they do it well. Amber the server was spot on, gracious & accommodating

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Thank pzm
Northville, Michigan
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183 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I really don't get the high grades for this spot, but honestly, we we're totally disappointed with our recent experience. As a serious foodie, a lot of these reviews strike me as plants or friends of the owners. At any rate, all of our meals left a lot to be desired. We started with their "famous" New England Clam Chowder... More 

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Thank robert d
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64 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We rode our bikes from Santa Monica and stopped here to dine. The salmon bites, chipotle shrimp quesadilla and the ahi tuna poke are strongly recommended. Wash that down with a great glass of Sancerre. The waitress was outstanding (Liane).

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Thank HM786
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was great. Quick service and seating. Very fresh seafood and great specials. Only negative was tables are close and our neighboring table was loud.

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Thank ducetwo
Los Angeles, California
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97 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Understand this was the surf punk bar of choice back in the day and they've recently remodeled (again) but haven't been back to see. A few months back did go for second time; ambience (high energy, SoCal casual) was selling point for me. Both my hubby & I disappointed in our entrees. Parking is not easy unless come in off... More 

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Thank LVinWA
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87 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Good food in a good environment with a very professional staff. Food was too cooked but was tasty. My fav lobster guacamole

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Thank JOE M
Tupelo, Mississippi
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166 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Shrimp cocktail was very good and fish tacos too. Their sticky bun sundae is probably one of the best I've had, so, nicely done. Service is a little slow, especially if the place is crowded.

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Thank Christopher P
London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to Fishbar by our hotel - turned out to be a really good recommendation. Very busy / buzzy bar - it was a Wednesday night and the place was packed. We both had fish - salmon and mahi mahi which were great but menu was varied and plenty of options. Good wine list and good value.

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Thank Lenp135
Indianapolis, Indiana
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124 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Great lunch! My husband had the shrimp ceviche, which he found to be fresh and delicious and I had a 1/2 pound of King Crab legs for $11.99 each. The crab legs were fabulous for the price and served with the appropriate crab retrieving tools. We both had the soup and salad lunch special which includes a bowl of clam... More 

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Thank Pyrlover
redondo beach, ca
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170 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Took some friends there for dinner on the way to the airport. Great food and drink. Easy parking across the street in the parking lot.

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Thank sallygutierrez

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-796-0200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?