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Ocean Diner

959 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-4019
+1 310-372-3739
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“coffee cake” (3 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“omelette” (4 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Diner, Cafe
959 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-4019
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

This was conveniently located near our hotel. After reading really good reviews we decided to walk over and give them a try. The food was beyond amazing! We were beyond satisfied! I had "The Morning After" and that definitely did wonders to my taste buds!...More

Thank Tia N
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Second time I have been there and it is fantastic. Friendly staff great breakfast so affordable. Great to see all the old toasters and you feel like you have been set back in time.

Thank Jenny E
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Always great food and great coffee! Great sides and salsa! I try everything. Kids love the pancake meal.

Thank Jenn L
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Great french toast, waffles, eggs, and grilled cheese. And the service was prompt and friendly. Be sure to go early to avoid wait -- small seating area fills up by 9. The portions are big.

Thank annarborsef
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Anyone who has ever eaten in a New Jersey diner will feel right at home here---except for its very small size. Menu that wont quit. Enormous portions. Gallons of coffee. Often with people waiting outside. If youre homesick for New Jersey. Or wonder what New...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Iconic breakfast joint in the beach town if Hermosa Beach. Busy for breakfast. Busy breakfast and lunch on weekends. Every kind of breakfast you could want. Large portions, reasonable prices. Home cooking at its finest. 2 blocks from shopping area. ...Friendly Service.

Thank Jud J
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We went here for a late breakfast and I highly recommend one of the skillets which are fabulous! Very friendly waitstaff as well.

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 18 November 2015

small restaurant where they serve great salads, breakfast egg dishes, too many to list but the food is very good, the portions are large and the staff friendly

Thank Nelle F
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Went for breakfast and tried a variety of items between us and everything was amazing - huevos, pork chops, pasta scramble, crème brulee waffles, and the homemade biscuits and gravy. WOW!!! Worth a stop!!!

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We visited about 8:30 and they were getting ready to close. We were still welcomed in. The diner is basic, but I suppose that this adds to its charm and authenticity to the 50's. The menu is not extensive but is still sufficient. It does....More

Thank Headpin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 959 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-4019
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-372-3739
  • E-mail
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