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1101 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5312
10:00 - 02:00
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Grand Junction, CO
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137 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this bar. I have been here before and absolutely enjoy the atmosphere and the very best hamburgers!!! Highly recommend.

Thank lmullen
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Had a few drinking sessions here and the experience was great. I can highly recommend if your in Manhattan Beach drop in for a brew.

Thank Regan K
Manhattan Beach, CA
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Ercoles is a wonderful, really old, hometown bar. We've been stopping in about once a month since 1967! Yikes, should I admit that? Everyone is very friendly, seats are a bit hard, but that's part of the fun.

Thank KateS7
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Ercoles ("UHR-co-lees") has been in the same location since 1927. It is a bar with a limited menu of food (but check our Wednesdays, featuring 2-for-1 burgers, and Tuesdays and Thursdays featuring chicken or steak tacos). Lots of locals, but also friendly for visitors.

Thank Brian C
Burbank, California
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Last dive bar in MB, good burgers, great choice of beer, good place to end the night or to start the night in MB...

Thank maxizent
Manhattan Beach, California
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269 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is a landmark in downtown MB ... and it is what it is ... A dive bar, fantastic drinks, great bar food, and fantastic people watching. Not young crowd, but if you want any of the above ... a great place to hangout.

Thank Ace90266
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

While the town (and world for that matter) are being overrun by restauranteurs and chefs battling it out for who can make the most pretentious Brussel sprouts or taking once fun bars and turning them into a reservation-only hipster meccas, ya gotta love the places that have managed to stay tried and true. Manhattan Beach doesn't have many of the... More 

Thank Kansas88
Manhattan Beach, California
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

This is a small, very low key dive bar. Great place to grab a beer or two with friends. Also, not bad for quick bar food. Definitely a locals only vibe.

Thank GlobalTrekFamily
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

Good pub for hamburgers and beer and nice friendly staff. Worth a visit when at the beach. It w busy when we were there but we did not wait to long for food.

Thank surfsup2
Santa Monica, CA
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47 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Erc's has been around since the 20's. There are lots of great places to eat and drink in Manhattan Beach, but I keep coming back here for one of the best burgers ever, good drinks and nice people. Plus it's cheap (really cheap) and pretty much free of trendoids.

Thank Samolocal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5312
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: 3103721997

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