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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

American Restaurant
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“Excellent place for a quality meal. The menu is seasonal but always great. Ask for a seat outside in the patio and feel like a local while enjoying top quality drinks and eats.”
  • 71 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“A bit of old New Orleans filtered through a lot of California and Long Beach. Darling craftsman house!”
  • 70 locals recommend
Mediterranean Restaurant
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“#1 Award-winning restaurant in Long Beach! This place is fantastic, I eat here a few times a month. The food is Lebanese and offered both veggie and non-veggie options. I recommend the chicken tawook, spicy zucchini, and the iced mint tea!”
  • 68 locals recommend
Bar
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“Classy Cocktail Bar in a Historic Bank Building Downtown, incredibly tall ceilings and unique woodwork in what was once an actual bank, worth checking out if there are any bands playing downstairs and you can even hang out in the old bank vault!”
  • 52 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Beautiful restaurant with great ambiance and excellent food. Must try the brussel sprouts appetizer and the beef bourguignon. Bar and table service are always great.”
  • 59 locals recommend
Entertainment
“Tasty craft beers with an amazing ocean view, be aware it can be a bit toasty on a sunny day if you sit on the rooftop patio so bring some sunglasses and a hat! Don't forget sunscreen!”
  • 49 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Local brewery on the shoreline with a great view of the ocean, downtown Long Beach, and the pier.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Perfect for a date night. Trendy interior and closer to the beach. In downtown Long Beach, located on the strip by other shops and bars. Great night-out. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Bar
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“Voted best bar in Best of Long Beach Awards 2019 and also where Seb's Place in La La Land was filmed”
  • 39 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Amazing local mexican place -Amazing local mexican place Taco Tues $2 tacos, $5 beers HAPPY HOUR! $5 | Lola’s Margarita, Moscow Mule, Mexican Mule, Irish Mule, Paloma, Draft Beers, Bottled Beers, House Wine. $6 | Queso Fundido, Cheese Quesadilla, Mole Chicken Nachos, Mexican Pizza, Mexican, Street Corn, Guacamole, Handmade Sopes Trio, Hand Rolled Taquitos, Tinga Tostaditas, Lola’s Cuetes. $8 | La Dama, Lolapolitan, Horchatini, El Diablo, Besos Calientes. Monday – Friday 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm ”
  • 44 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The Original Yard House location. Located in Shoreline Village, backing the harbor. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you stop by Retro Row, pop into Portfolio for a coffee or a Mexican hot chocolate!”
  • 44 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“You might have to wait for a table at this popular gastropub, but the dishes and drinks are tasty”
  • 36 locals recommend
Café
“This cute little cafe is connected to the Fingerprints Record Store, perfect spot for a relaxing meal or a coffee after browsing for your favorite vinyl records!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This location is pricey! But it has the best king crab legs in all of Southern California! It also has amazing prime rib. EVERYTHING is shareable here so come with a large appetite. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Biggest Sports Bar in Long Beach. Great wings, big tap list. Family Friendly during daytime hours”
  • 33 locals recommend