Live Music Venues

In the mood for live music? The South Bay has several options, from up-and-coming local bands to big-ticket headliners. Bands such as The Wailers, Bush, Toots & The Maytals and The Bravery have all performed at Saint Rocke in Hermosa, and talented bands play almost every night at joints like Starboard Attitude and The Lighthouse.

Hip/Eclectic

Manhattan Beach

Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License

American, Bar Food

($10-$19)

A South Bay Classic

Irish-style pub chain serving breakfast, bar bites, burgers & more in a casual, traditional space. Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Redondo Beach

By the Water, Dancing, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License, Outside Area

American, Asian - Other, Seafood

($10-$19), ($20-$29), ($30+)

Spoil Yourself, Oenophiles You're Home, Solid Date Spot, Start Sunday Funday Here

R10 SOCIAL HOUSE is a neighborhood gastropub and it’s located on the waterfront in the harbor in Redondo Beach, CA. Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Redondo Beach

By the Water, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License

American, Asian - Other, Bar Food, Dessert, Mexican

($10-$19), ($20-$29)

A South Bay Classic, Start Sunday Funday Here

THE SLIP BAR and Eatery…Where great food and drink kiss the Pacific Ocean! At The Slip, we don’t think food at a bar has to taste like… Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Redondo Beach

Dancing, Darts, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License, Video Games

American, Asian - Other, Bar Food, Mexican

($10-$19), ($20-$29)

Amazing., Hidden Gem, Solid Date Spot

Within walking distance of the Pacific Ocean, this laid-back-yet-elegant bar and restaurant provides a welcome dose of atmospheric charm to the city of Redondo Beach. Read more…

Redondo Beach

By the Water

American, Seafood

Solid Date Spot

BALEENkitchen, the Oceanfront restaurant at The Portofino Hotel & Marina, was recently awarded a Zagat rating as among the “Top 10 Best Restaurants for Waterside Dining in… Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Redondo Beach

Dancing, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License, Outside Area

American, Bar Food, Breakfast Spot, Steakhouse

($10-$19), ($20-$29)

A South Bay Classic, Top 10

Hennessey’s is a major watering hole in the area, a pub spot with the best burgers in town. Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Manhattan Beach

Hard Liquor License

Italian

Amazing., Spoil Yourself, Hidden Gem, Solid Date Spot, Top 10

Lido di Manhattan Ristorante and Bar, located in Manhattan Marketplace by Bristol Farms, has long been one of the South Bay’s best kept secrets. Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Manhattan Beach

Dancing, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License

Mexican

  Established in 1977, Pancho’s is one of the most popular restaurants in Manhattan Beach. Read more…

Hip/Eclectic

Redondo Beach

By the Water, Dancing, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License, Outside Area

Brazilian

Samba Brazilian Steak House in the Redondo Beach Marina delivers a celebratory and cultural dining experience that mirrors the excitement of the samba and the Carnival, but… Read more…

Redondo Beach

By the Water, Darts, Happy Hour, Outside Area, Pool Tables

American, Bar Food

Top 10

Naja’s Place claims to have served 88 beers on tap, but who’s counting? The bar opens out onto the King Harbor Marina and there’s WI-FI, pool, live… Read more…

Redondo Beach

Darts, Happy Hour, Hard Liquor License, Pool Tables

American, Bar Food

Hidden Gem

Since 1948 – One of the South Bay’s oldest restaurants for steaks, seafood, chicken, and more. Read more…