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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Entertainment
“Tasty craft beers with an amazing ocean view, be aware it can be a bit toasty on a sunny day if you sit on the rooftop patio so bring some sunglasses and a hat! Don't forget sunscreen!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Sushi Restaurant
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“Waterfront canals and lovely homes, come here around Christmas time to see all sorts of wintery decorations and cheer! Take a romantic gondola ride through the canals”
  • 23 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Other Great Outdoors
“Get a little exercise as you see the Naples area of Long Beach from Alamitos Bay. ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“My favorite restaurant in Belmont Shores with an ALL seafood menu. Oysters, poke, scallops, ceviche, sushi and more. Try the poke cevichos (poke ceviche nachos). ”
  • 23 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“When you want to kick it up a notch. Fancy Shmancy with a Touch of Mystery. Waterfront dining. Ketel One Lemon Drop Martinis 🍸 ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Bring a bottle of wine and watch the sunset from your own private gondola as you are gently rowed throughly Alamitos Bay. Your partner will love the romantic evening ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Great Sunday brunch. Awesome place to eat in general. Expensive but worth it. Call and make a reservation.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“I love going to a good farmers market, especially when I am traveling! This farmers market is on Wednesdays and is located right one the Marina! They also always have someone playing music! You can grab some food and enjoy a picnic in the grass area! ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Bar
“Great seafood restaurant and bar on Alamitos Bay. Beautiful water views, ask for outdoor seating! Live music on weekends”
  • 17 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Popular Brunch spot on the water! Only open till 2pm and can have quite the wait on weekends!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Best Napoli style pizzas outside of Naples Italy. Monday’s are 50% Margherita pizzas with purchase of another pizza. Dine in or carry out only. Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s are 50% off select bottles of wine. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
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“Voted best live music venue in Best of Long Beach Awards 2019 with the best 80s cover band every Friday "Knyght Ryder" and amazing cover bands every Saturday Night along with UFC Fights”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Riley's is a great spot watching sports. Have a beer or cocktail with their burger. The food is delicious and the place is fun and young. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Beach
“A great spot to enjoy a calm beach with the kiddos, and has a great playground ocean front. There is also a seasonal snack kiosk.”
  • 11 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
BBQ Joint
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“6.5 miles away. One of the best bbq ribs spot in LBC. Been around for a long time, local’s favorite. Usually busy for dinner, make reservations for big group.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Route
“Lovely walking path between private docks and multimillion dollar oceanfront homes. Charming neighborhood that decorates collectively for Halloween and Christmas.”
  • 9 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Entertainment
“Tasty craft beers with an amazing ocean view, be aware it can be a bit toasty on a sunny day if you sit on the rooftop patio so bring some sunglasses and a hat! Don't forget sunscreen!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“My favorite restaurant in Belmont Shores with an ALL seafood menu. Oysters, poke, scallops, ceviche, sushi and more. Try the poke cevichos (poke ceviche nachos). ”
  • 23 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
“When you want to kick it up a notch. Fancy Shmancy with a Touch of Mystery. Waterfront dining. Ketel One Lemon Drop Martinis 🍸 ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Great Sunday brunch. Awesome place to eat in general. Expensive but worth it. Call and make a reservation.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
“Great seafood restaurant and bar on Alamitos Bay. Beautiful water views, ask for outdoor seating! Live music on weekends”
  • 17 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Popular Brunch spot on the water! Only open till 2pm and can have quite the wait on weekends!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Best Napoli style pizzas outside of Naples Italy. Monday’s are 50% Margherita pizzas with purchase of another pizza. Dine in or carry out only. Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s are 50% off select bottles of wine. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“Voted best live music venue in Best of Long Beach Awards 2019 with the best 80s cover band every Friday "Knyght Ryder" and amazing cover bands every Saturday Night along with UFC Fights”
  • 9 locals recommend

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