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Things to do in Los Alamitos

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.
Trail
“A quaint walk through nature in the middle of the city. There are ponds with turtles and many areas canopied with trees (great trees for climbing if going with kiddos).”
  • 41 locals recommend
Park
“Tons of city wildlife. Even birds from the ocean know this spot. I used to live between the ocean and El Dorado on a street with big trees. We would fine crabs, fish, etc. in the street from the birds hanging out in our trees snacking!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“More horse life! If you're here in late July, catch the Weiner Dog National Races at the track! Eat at Shenandoha's at the Arbor.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 3 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“This is the best seafood restaurant in town. You need a car. However if I am in town, will gladly take you. The best clam chowder and the service is impeccable. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
Food
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“Famous Southern Californian destination for good, fast, and affordable burgers.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Arts
“El Dorado Park is quite huge and spans many blocks along Studebaker and Spring, with lots of different activities. The Nature Center location has a lake, lots of trees, and several hiking trails.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“Medieval Times and Pirate's Dinner Adventure are great for families and couples. Cerritos Performing Arts Center is ten minutes away and Segerstrom is in nearby Costa Mesa. Whale watching, Catalina Island, and Angel Stadium are additional attractions.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Huge park with ponds, bike paths, playgrounds, golf course, archery lessons.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“This is the best seafood restaurant in town. You need a car. However if I am in town, will gladly take you. The best clam chowder and the service is impeccable. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Famous Southern Californian destination for good, fast, and affordable burgers.”
  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Medieval Times and Pirate's Dinner Adventure are great for families and couples. Cerritos Performing Arts Center is ten minutes away and Segerstrom is in nearby Costa Mesa. Whale watching, Catalina Island, and Angel Stadium are additional attractions.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
Juice Bar
“Enjoy a delectable and refreshing smoothie here. With different combinations for fruit for each drink, you'll want to try all of them!”
  • 1 local recommends

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