Los Angeles, California
The Best Places in the Beach Cities of L.A. to Eat, Drink, and Play.
Redondo Beach, California
Located in the coastal region of the Greater Los Angeles area. The Pier offering oceanfront dining, shopping and entertainment. It is one of three adjacent beach cities along the southern portion of Santa Monica Bay.
Hermosa Beach, California
Located in the heart of the South Bay area of Los Angeles. Situated between Manhattan Beach and Redondo Beach, Hermosa is on the southern end of the 22-mile Marvin Braude Bike Trail, aka The Strand. Besides oceanfront biking, there are many activities that make Hermosa a prime beach destination, including beach volleyball, surfing, paddle boarding and sandcastle building. The hub of the action in Hermosa is centered on Pier Avenue, filled with notable restaurants, coastal-cool shops and fun bars.
Manhattan Beach, California
Laid-back South Bay community popular with families and outdoor enthusiasts. The Strand bike path winds along the oceanfront between modern mansions and wide stretches of sand lined with volleyball courts. Low-key Manhattan Beach Pier features a quaint aquarium and views of surfers. There are several parks, and a small downtown area with boutiques, brunch cafes, pubs & creative, upscale eateries.