Redondo Beach Restaurants

Take a trip to the laidback town of Redondo Beach and feast at tried-and-true restaurants that offer good eats with a breezy beachside backdrop. From clam chowder, by-the-pound-crab and buckets of shrimp at the Redondo Beach Pier, to decadent lobster mac-and-cheese and frothy microbrews in an oceanfront cabin, it's time to eat--and drink--in Redondo Beach.

Updated: August 04, 2010

Where to Eat in Redondo Beach


Redondo Beach Pier

Torrance Blvd at Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

This Southern California landmark lined with numerous eateries is a must for ocean faves like shrimp and steamed crab legs shelled out by the dozens as well as pier favorites like pizza, hot dogs and soft-serve cones. Perfect on a summer day.


Quality Seafood

130 S International Boardwalk, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

This Redondo Beach Pier mainstay is where locals and tourists alike go to feast on everything from piping hot clam chowder to fresh crab, replete with newspaper-lined tables, steel claw crackers and bib.


Kincaid's

500 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Ocean views. A loungey scene. And plates of lobster mac 'n' cheese, buttermilk fried chicken and waffles, and jumbo scallop lollipops. What more could one ask for?


Baleen Los Angeles

260 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

This upscale waterfront spot inside the Hotel Portofino & Yacht Club offers a seafood-centric menu infused with global flavors. Think lobster and truffle mac-and-cheese, cioppino, pan-seared salmon and ahi & watermelon carpaccio.


Hudson House

514 N Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

After a day on the shore, head to this low-key local favorite for beer (there's more than 50 labels), pretzel burgers, brown sugar pork ribs and unusual drinks like spicy watermelon margaritas.


Ortega 120

1814 S Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

It may not have an ocean view, but this Redondo Beach restaurant nestled on PCH's residential stretch is still a popular choice for modern Mexican dishes. Try mole ribs, duck confit chilaquiles and Baja-style fish tacos. Oh, and 120 different tequilas.


Redondo Beach Brewing Company

1814 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

The hand-crafted beer at this two-story hangout will lure you in, but the fire-brewed chili, steamers and BBQ sugar-crusted salmon will keep you coming back for more.


Good Stuff

1617 S Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

The name says it all: Come here for everything from all-day breakfast, "stuff with syrup," burgers, sandwiches, salads and a few Mexican staples for good measure.


Pedone's

1819 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

This no-frills pizza joint is where you'll catch cooks hand tossing thin pizza dough before it becomes a tasty pie topped with pineapple, chicken, meatballs, you name it.


Gina Lee's Bistro

211 Palos Verdes Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Wedged inside a shopping center, this Asian-fusion restaurant is where to go for a little sophisticated dining. Have a glass of wine and choose from the many dishes highlighting both land and sea.