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The Kettle

1138 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5330
+1 310-545-8511
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“tuna melt” (9 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1138 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5330
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Reviewed 3 days ago

"They" say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. If your breakfast is at The Kettle, you will find that you could probably last all day without eating again. The portions huge, the quality of food great and the service efficient and...More

Thank cszostak
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Friendly service. Close to the beach. Clean toilets. The white tuna sandwich is delicious with lots of fresh avocado. Would certainly recommend this place for dinner or lunch. Outside terrace.

Thank Marie-Ange C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really a great breakfast. Attentive service, a really good omelette, stuffed with spinach chili peppers, not too much cheese. Perfectly crisp potatoes just as requested. My friends had different types of omelettes, which were also done perfectly. Even the fruit was good and very fresh....More

Thank David G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visitors in Manhattan Beach for over 50 years and never miss an opportunity to dine at the Kettle. This place has it all; great location, good views, along with excellent food at moderate prices!

Thank Judgerld
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When you are in need of a good filling breakfast,lunch, dinner , or a midnight snack the kettle is the place to go. With a restaurant in cooperation 24/7 it always offer something for someone. I love going at all times. They also offer take...More

Thank T6431ANrebeccab
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kettle is the original restaurant of the Simmzy Family of restaurants. It never closes. Though its a diner, their standards are higher than most diners, owing to the posh neighborhood. Their hamburgers are grass-fed free range. Prices are very decent for what you get....More

Thank raiseourvoices
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast with unusual dishes like California Benedict with avocado. The outside terrace is small, but nice.

Thank Arvid71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always visit the Kettle when I am in town. It is a great place with many healthy choices for all dietary requirements. The kids always enjoy eating here. It is really a dinner so the many is extensive. I love their breakfasts and salads.

Thank JB1145
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kettle in Manhattan Beach is a great place to eat for breakfast, lunch or dinner. It's open 24 hours so the great food is available any time of the day. They have a large menu, quality food, reasonable prices and the service is usually...More

Thank blondwriter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely a landmark in the quaint downtown area of Manhattan Beach. Two blocks from the beach with a large menu to choose from. Friendly staff and all around good energy.

Thank Barca1967
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1138 Highland Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5330
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-545-8511
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