If you need a dive bar in Manhattan Beach, Ercoles is where to be. The regulars drink cheap drinks and play pool in a space that looks like it’s straight out of 50 First Dates. There’s a small menu of grilled burgers and Mexican-ish food, all cooked on a grill behind the bar. Plenty of people will be eating, but you’re really here for the affordable drinks and the people watching.
Search by Perfect For
More spots in Manhattan BeachSee more
More Bar Food spotsSee more
The Library Alehouse
If you’re a beer person on the Westside, The Library Alehouse in Santa Monica is your place.
Tokyo Hamburg is a rowdy Japanese restaurant in Koreatown that feels like a party from the moment you walk in.
Suggested by our writers
Brewco Manhattan Beach
BrewCo is as good of a neighborhood beer bar/casual restaurant as you’ll probably ever find.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more