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Fishbar Manhattan Beach Seafood Restaurant

3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
+1 310-796-0200
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lobster tacos” (21 reviews)
“snow crab” (4 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3801 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3130
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We were 8 people and reservations was placed in advance. It was good because people were standing outside waiting to be seated. The atmosphere and architecture was great. We had the Thursday lobster special and it was misquie grilled. Also ordered 1 fox oysters for...More

1  Thank MariaRosen
Reviewed February 28, 2018

The place was recommended at the hotel I stayed at and it was just Awesome. The staff was great as well as the food and the atmosphere was amazing. They have many beers and drinks to choose from and if I'm ever in the area...More

Thank jimhiser
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Went to fishbar last night for my wife's bday, we ordered calamari which came out cold and under cooked, fishbar brew was flat, I ordered surf and turf with scallops the steak was rare and Luke warm ( I ordered medium rare), my wife ordered...More

Thank Roland B
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Fishbar is crowded for a reason. I had the best crab legs ever on a Thursday night special. The serving was beautifully prepared and served. I could just flip out big pieces of juicy crabmeat, dip in butter and enjoy. It was not overly salted...More

Thank Dorothy G
Reviewed January 22, 2018

The Fishbar Manhattan Beach is very good... had its highs and lows in terms of food and service. But recently went and it is back on top. Excellent seafood, etc.

Thank Richard K
Reviewed January 20, 2018

Got brought here by some local friends after landing at LAX from Australia only an hour before. Had a nice, relaxed vibe. Football (NFL) on TV, locals at the bar drinking, tables full of diners. Very attentive and friendly service from all the staff we...More

Thank Jimrez
Reviewed January 12, 2018

Sat at the bar and had great service great food great company. The staff was as good as it gets never even had to look to get waited on.Nice selection of food drinks and casual atmosphere.I will go back if in LA area.

Thank Timob7
Reviewed December 19, 2017

This casual restaurant offers many excellent seafood choices. The starters are a great value, that you can mix and match. The seafood principals are all fresh, served with choice of vegetables. The atmosphere is very relaxed, and the servers go out of their way to...More

Thank xraymanLaJolla
Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

Across the street was an easy to access parking garage. The food was all excellent. The mahi mahi and lobster guacamole were on point. The prices were very reasonable for the quality of food here. You won't be disappointed.

Thank NCEA3994
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

It’s all good here. My first visit but definitely not the last, I need to sample more dishes. Arrived without a reservation, sat at the bar, ate, drank, and had fun. Excellent food, super service, great atmosphere, good value for money.

Thank NewInCanada
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It's worth the wait. Have apps & drinks at the bar while waiting for a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
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
  • E-mail
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