Best piers in Los Angeles

Check out the top piers in Los Angeles, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Santa Monica
1. Santa Monica
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66 local reviews
Santa Monica, Santa Monica
LocalityPolitical
Jane
Shops, restaurants, bars, the world renowned Santa Monica Pier and ferris wheel. Third Street Promenade with …
Hoi
There's a Pier and it's famous. There's a Third street promenade where shops and restaurants are around so you…
Sue
Santa Monica has it all. First stop - the Santa Monica Pier. Enjoy the rides in the amusement park on the pier…
1. Santa Monica
1. Santa Monica
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66 local reviews
Santa Monica, Santa Monica
Jane
Jane
Shops, restaurants, bars, the world renowned Santa Monica Pier and ferris wheel. Third Street Promenade with evening street vendors and ent…
Hoi
Hoi
There's a Pier and it's famous. There's a Third street promenade where shops and restaurants are around so you can walk around there. Just f…
Sue
Sue
Santa Monica has it all. First stop - the Santa Monica Pier. Enjoy the rides in the amusement park on the pier called Pacific Park. And take…
2. Santa Monica Pier
2. Santa Monica Pier
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336 local reviews
Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica
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Michael
A walk to the pier is one of our favorite family activities. We love to walk across the parking lot, stay to …
Sheryl
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier located at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, C…
Kevin
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, Californi…
2. Santa Monica Pier
2. Santa Monica Pier
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336 local reviews
Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica
Michael
Michael
A walk to the pier is one of our favorite family activities. We love to walk across the parking lot, stay to the right past the DoubleTree …
Sheryl
Sheryl
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier located at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California. With an iconic entr…
Kevin
Kevin
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California. With an iconic entrance, th…
3. Manhattan Beach Strand
3. Manhattan Beach Strand
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42 local reviews
2 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach
+1 310 305-9503
Beach
april
Manhattan Beach Blvd has lots of little shops in the several blocks surrounding the pier that have cute, funky…
Greg
This town remains a quintessential SoCal surfer town, now with astronomical home prices. There is a quaint dow…
Susana, Patricia
5 minutes away from Manhattan Beach. El Porto good for surfing / volleyball good for kids... lifeguards et…
3. Manhattan Beach Strand
3. Manhattan Beach Strand
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42 local reviews
2 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach
+1 310 305-9503
april
april
Manhattan Beach Blvd has lots of little shops in the several blocks surrounding the pier that have cute, funky clothes and high end choices …
Greg
Greg
This town remains a quintessential SoCal surfer town, now with astronomical home prices. There is a quaint downtown with shops, restaurants …
Susana, Patricia
Susana, Patricia
5 minutes away from Manhattan Beach. El Porto good for surfing / volleyball good for kids... lifeguards etc. The strand along the beac…
4. Hermosa Beach
4. Hermosa Beach
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18 local reviews
517 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
(310) 318-0239
LocalityPolitical
Susan
Great place to ride bikes to. Pier Ave has some fun restaurants and bars. Nightlife is for the young...
Patricia
Hermosa Beach is hands down my favorite beach to go. This town is home to many players of the LA Kings! It i…
Mike & Jija
Large beach with calm waves. The place to be if you like beach volleyball.
4. Hermosa Beach
4. Hermosa Beach
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18 local reviews
517 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
(310) 318-0239
Susan
Susan
Great place to ride bikes to. Pier Ave has some fun restaurants and bars. Nightlife is for the young...
Patricia
Patricia
Hermosa Beach is hands down my favorite beach to go. This town is home to many players of the LA Kings! It is less touristy in comparison …
Mike & Jija
Mike & Jija
Large beach with calm waves. The place to be if you like beach volleyball.
5. The Lobster
5. The Lobster
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18 local reviews
1602 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica
Closed now
+1 310-458-9294
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Greg & Abagail
Excellent seafood with great views overlooking the ocean and Santa Monica pier and amusement park.
JJ
Great view of Santa Monica Pier and Ocean. Good food and drinks.
Mary
Great place to go for happy hour or dinner and watch the sunset. Nice outdoor bar for sunset view.
5. The Lobster
5. The Lobster
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18 local reviews
1602 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica
Closed now
+1 310-458-9294
Greg & Abagail
Greg & Abagail
Excellent seafood with great views overlooking the ocean and Santa Monica pier and amusement park.
JJ
JJ
Great view of Santa Monica Pier and Ocean. Good food and drinks.
Mary
Mary
Great place to go for happy hour or dinner and watch the sunset. Nice outdoor bar for sunset view.
6. Tony's on the Pier
6. Tony's on the Pier
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14 local reviews
210 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach
Closed now
+1 310-374-1442
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Doug
Great Bar and Restaurant, historic Tony's on the Pier has been around for as long as the pier itself. A nice a…
Cynthia
Good food, healthy portions,great price PLUS you get to eat on the pier and watch the pelicans and fishing boa…
Tony/Eve
Great location on the pier.
6. Tony's on the Pier
6. Tony's on the Pier
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14 local reviews
210 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach
Closed now
+1 310-374-1442
Doug
Doug
Great Bar and Restaurant, historic Tony's on the Pier has been around for as long as the pier itself. A nice and quiet place to enjoy a drin…
Cynthia
Cynthia
Good food, healthy portions,great price PLUS you get to eat on the pier and watch the pelicans and fishing boats.
Tony/Eve
Tony/Eve
Great location on the pier.
7. Palisades Park
7. Palisades Park
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17 local reviews
Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica
+1 310-458-8300
ParkPoint of interestEstablishment
Laura
For a beautiful walk or a great place to run, Palisades Park can't be beat. Stretching from the Pier to San Vi…
Michael
A walk along palisades park is another family favorite. There are bluffs with stunning views of the beach, pi…
Laura
For a beautiful walk or a great place to run, Palisades Park can't be beat. Stretching from the Pier to San Vi…
7. Palisades Park
7. Palisades Park
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17 local reviews
Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica
+1 310-458-8300
Laura
Laura
For a beautiful walk or a great place to run, Palisades Park can't be beat. Stretching from the Pier to San Vicente, the park is also great …
Michael
Michael
A walk along palisades park is another family favorite. There are bluffs with stunning views of the beach, pier and ocean. You can walk th…
Laura
Laura
For a beautiful walk or a great place to run, Palisades Park can't be beat. Stretching from the Pier to San Vicente, the park is also great …
8. Mediterraneo
8. Mediterraneo
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9 local reviews
73 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
Closed now
+1 310-318-2666
BarRestaurantFood
Gabe
Tapas and wine outside on the Hermosa Pier plaza.
Laurie
Tapas, wine and beer, located at Pier Plaza
Gabe
Tapas and wine outside on the Hermosa Pier plaza.
8. Mediterraneo
8. Mediterraneo
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9 local reviews
73 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
Closed now
+1 310-318-2666
Gabe
Gabe
Tapas and wine outside on the Hermosa Pier plaza.
Laurie
Laurie
Tapas, wine and beer, located at Pier Plaza
Gabe
Gabe
Tapas and wine outside on the Hermosa Pier plaza.
9. Pier Ave
9. Pier Ave
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8 local reviews
Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
Route
Pete
Walk to great restaurants on Pier Avenue in ten minutes.
Nicholas & Tomoko
Pier and beach are very nice and close
Pete
Walk to great restaurants on Pier Avenue in ten minutes.
9. Pier Ave
9. Pier Ave
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8 local reviews
Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach
Pete
Pete
Walk to great restaurants on Pier Avenue in ten minutes.
Nicholas & Tomoko
Nicholas & Tomoko
Pier and beach are very nice and close
Pete
Pete
Walk to great restaurants on Pier Avenue in ten minutes.
10. Ballona Creek Bike Path
10. Ballona Creek Bike Path
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20 local reviews
3459 McManus Ave
Route
Lisa
A less than 10-minute ride from the house takes you to the Ballona Creek Bike Path. Six more miles to the beac…
Randy
An easy 10-minute ride from my house takes you to the Ballona Creek Bike Path. Six more miles to the beach! He…
Johnny & Mark
You can go south to or north to Venice. Super fun.
10. Ballona Creek Bike Path
10. Ballona Creek Bike Path
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20 local reviews
3459 McManus Ave
Lisa
Lisa
A less than 10-minute ride from the house takes you to the Ballona Creek Bike Path. Six more miles to the beach! Head north through Venice t…
Randy
Randy
An easy 10-minute ride from my house takes you to the Ballona Creek Bike Path. Six more miles to the beach! Head north through Venice to the…
Johnny & Mark
Johnny & Mark
You can go south to or north to Venice. Super fun.
11. Venice Fishing Pier
11. Venice Fishing Pier
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38 local reviews
Venice Fishing Pier, Marina Del Rey
Route
USA Journey
A place to see, at the end of Washington Boulevard and owns its popularity to Abbot Kinney and Charlie Chaplin…
Deekshitha
We love to walk around this area! There is plenty to see and do! The pier is a beautiful view of the ocean and…
Aurélien
The 1,300-foot Venice Pier, built in 1963, was falling to pieces by the 1980s. It was closed and scheduled for…
11. Venice Fishing Pier
11. Venice Fishing Pier
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38 local reviews
Venice Fishing Pier, Marina Del Rey
USA Journey
USA Journey
A place to see, at the end of Washington Boulevard and owns its popularity to Abbot Kinney and Charlie Chaplin. As Venice was a favorite des…
Deekshitha
Deekshitha
We love to walk around this area! There is plenty to see and do! The pier is a beautiful view of the ocean and you can watch the surfers. Wa…
Aurélien
Aurélien
The 1,300-foot Venice Pier, built in 1963, was falling to pieces by the 1980s. It was closed and scheduled for demolition in 1986. Venice re…
12. Belmont Brewing Co
12. Belmont Brewing Co
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18 local reviews
25 39th Place, Long Beach
Closed now
+1 562-433-3891
BarRestaurantFood
SEAN & TERESA
Brewpub featuring an enclosed patio with a view of Belmont Pier and the bay plus inside seating. The place off…
Scott
We love breweries and this is a great local one for you to try. If you don't like beer, go for the food! It'…
Laura
Good food and micro brews. There is a bar and indoor area for eating and drinking. The patio area offers great…
12. Belmont Brewing Co
12. Belmont Brewing Co
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18 local reviews
25 39th Place, Long Beach
Closed now
+1 562-433-3891
SEAN & TERESA
SEAN & TERESA
Brewpub featuring an enclosed patio with a view of Belmont Pier and the bay plus inside seating. The place offers a great menu and craft bee…
Scott
Scott
We love breweries and this is a great local one for you to try. If you don't like beer, go for the food! It's great too! Farther away, bu…
Laura
Laura
Good food and micro brews. There is a bar and indoor area for eating and drinking. The patio area offers great service with views of the Pac…