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1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
+1 310-643-7211
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (29 reviews)
“french dip” (13 reviews)
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1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has absolutely wonderful food.....but their attitude is terrible! Lunch for 7....can not seat 7, can only set 4 & 3 and can not even guarantee the tables would be close. What restaurant can't seat 7??!! Lunch for 3 earlier same week was wonderful....More

Thank MinturnJo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just wanted to say this place is now one of my favorites to go to. People have told me to try it so I did and I was not disappointed at all great job and keep up the good work. 1.Service was great never...More

Thank TheRealFact
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was hosting a client lunch whose office was across the street, so it was convenient and was recommended by the client. We were seated right away when we arrived at noon on a Monday. The service was good but the waiter forgot to bring...More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My husband and I ordered the cheeseburger. It was huge and really good. Most places cook their hamburger meat until it is completely dried out and tasteless. The waitress asked how we wanted the meat cooked, we said rare and it was rare! It was...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I never pass on a Houstons. It is my favorite of chain (though not a true chain!) restaurants. Hillstone Group delivers in this manhattan beach location. The dimly lit steakhouse is impeccably kept, with a large bar area and an adjacent dining room. The service...More

Thank mrsiss
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a stop over in LA and were tired and hungry from a day of travel from the East Coast. We headed to Houston's as I recalled that chain from living in Florida years ago. It did not disappoint! The food was spectacular! Pricey...More

Thank SPolen
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The location is good, easy to to find, it is big enough to give you a table without having reservation. I would say this a "fine fast food" were you can eat and have a drink comfortable seated. Food is good as it is service...More

Thank Rafael O
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We've been going to Houston's for over 25 years. It always seemed like a friendly, good food and good value restaurant. I haven't been in one in over 2 years,but it didn't seem the same. The prices are up and the quantity is down. Not...More

Thank chienee
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I was visiting LA and couldn't believe they had a Houston's! A Chicago favorite restaurant that has now closed. Food was excellent. I had the ribs, and they were juicy and tender. Spinach dip was really good. Served with warm Tortilla Chips, sour cream, and...More

Thank nicoley191
Laura B, Guest Relations Manager at Houston's, responded to this review

Dear Nicoley191, Thank you so much for your nice review and for visiting us during your trip to Los Angeles. While true that Houston's closed many years ago in Chicago, we hope you have had a chance to visit us at our sister restaurant, Bandera,...More

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Houston's is always a wonderful place to eat. It is always busy. may wife and I were there on Valentine's Day at 2:00pm and it was a 35 minute wait. We found two places at the bar. we both always go for the ribs that...More

Thank BGL46
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do they serve hot bread? if not why?
18 May 2016|
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Response from Peggy Frye | Reviewed this property |
Bread was served and I remember it was wonderful.
Frankie H
do they still have the apple cobbler?
11 January 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-3717
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-643-7211
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