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1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
+1 310-643-7211
11:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 21:30
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is good, easy to to find, it is big enough to give you a table without having reservation. I would say this a "fine fast food" were you can eat and have a drink comfortable seated. Food is good as it is service but pricing is above the qualty, so if want to be sure check the menu... More 

Thank Rafael O
Charleston, South Carolina
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185 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been going to Houston's for over 25 years. It always seemed like a friendly, good food and good value restaurant. I haven't been in one in over 2 years,but it didn't seem the same. The prices are up and the quantity is down. Not the same feeling. I wanted to visit, but I think that's the last time. Food... More 

Thank chienee
Naperville, Illinois
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting LA and couldn't believe they had a Houston's! A Chicago favorite restaurant that has now closed. Food was excellent. I had the ribs, and they were juicy and tender. Spinach dip was really good. Served with warm Tortilla Chips, sour cream, and salsa. Other family members had the prime rib sandwich, as well as the Filet Mignon.... More 

Thank nicoley191
Laura B, Guest Relations Manager at Houston's, responded to this review

Dear Nicoley191, Thank you so much for your nice review and for visiting us during your trip to Los Angeles. While true that Houston's closed many years ago in Chicago, we hope you have had a chance to visit us at our sister restaurant, Bandera, on Michigan Avenue...they also serve the Spinach Artichoke Dip! There is no higher compliment than... More 

Los Angeles
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Houston's is always a wonderful place to eat. It is always busy. may wife and I were there on Valentine's Day at 2:00pm and it was a 35 minute wait. We found two places at the bar. we both always go for the ribs that are fall off the bone delicious. We highly recommend this entree. For dessert their key... More 

Thank BGL46
Miami, Florida
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

I love thus place. Had reservation and seated right away. Service great and not pretentious! They very gladly served Prime Rib from the Dinner menu.

Thank Harvey G
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

I love Houston's restaurants - they are my favorite. I visit the Santa Monica and Pasadena locations frequently, and have visited out-of-town locations like New Orleans while on vacation. That said, I understand that there can be a wait during peak hours but I hated the reception I got at this location. We arrived at 6pm and were told to... More 

1 Thank Abigail C
Asheville, North Carolina
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69 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We always visit this Houston's when we are in the South Bay every year. It was perfect this week as usual. Kale salad, rotisserie chicken with a delicious couscous and a wonderful Petrale sole. I was just a tad disappointed that the sole was encrusted, I expected it to be very simple in butter and lemon -- but I had... More 

Thank nmwhitebird
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I went here with friends last night (1/7/17) to celebrate our birthdays. The grilled trout was really good and the service was great. The only downside was that they charged us $12 for a cup of ice cream with some chocolate syrup and a candle in it. It was our birthdays for Pete's sake, what happened to a complementary small... More 

2 Thank Michelle J
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Best service ever.. best French fries ever.. very very delicious new York prime ribs.. one of the greatest food..

Thank berkalpay
Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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249 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

A surperising knock out. We arrived from. a long flight from UK. The place had a small queue but were able to take a seat in a booth across from the bar - recommended. The staff we both efficient and warming in the process so a good and uncomplicated start. The steaks we has were excellent, in fact top draw.... More 

Thank Alan H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-643-7211

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Los Angeles, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?