By Rachel Childs


California serves up coastal cuisine, savory seafood dishes, and cross-cultural fusion foods that are sure to excite your taste buds. Whatever food you're into, Los Angeles AFB restaurants serve it up fresh. California's signature flavors can be found at restaurants, fast-food joints, food trucks, and other eateries on and around Los Angeles AFB. Looking for the best seafood restaurant in Los Angeles? Wondering where to find the cheesiest slice of pizza in El Segundo? Searching for the state's most famous fast food? Read on for our list of the best Los Angeles AFB restaurants. Suggested Read: Los Angeles AFB: In-Depth Welcome Center

Los Angeles AFB Restaurants

There are several dining options on the base. Check out the Los Angeles AFB Force Support Squadron website for more information on base restaurants and dining options. Due to ongoing coronavirus concerns, some of these locations are currently closed. It is best to confirm restaurant hours before you go.

1. Harborview Lounge & Cafe

111 W. 29th St. San Pedro, CA 90731


: 1 (310) 653-8958 The Harborview Lounge & Cafe is inside the base's Fort MacArthur community center, which is in San Pedro. Enjoy great views, special events, dancing, billiards, drinks, and a menu with something for everyone. Choose from burgers, wings, pizza, barbecue rib tips, shrimp po-boys, fish tacos, and more.

2. South Bay Bar & Grill

483 N. Aviation Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 653-2803 South Bay Bar & Grill serves breakfast and lunch to the Los Angeles AFB community. Choose from hot-line and grab-and-go meals. Healthy and vegetarian options are available.

Los Angeles AFB Exchange Restaurants

Visit the exchange's website for more information on the following restaurants found at the Los Angeles AFB exchange food court.

3. Burger King

Exchange Food Court 483 N. Aviation Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 414-9697

4. Charleys Philly Steaks

Exchange Food Court 483 N. Aviation Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 414-9697

5. Starbucks

Exchange Food Court 483 N. Aviation Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 414-9697 Restaurants Near Los Angeles AFB

Restaurants Near Los Angeles AFB

Venture outside the gates for more delicious options at these nearby restaurants.


6. The Boiling Crab

10875 Kinross Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90024


: 1 (310) 208-4888 The Boiling Crab is a casual seafood joint with a backyard crab fest vibe. The menu lets you choose your seafood (crab, shrimp, lobster, oysters, and more), your sauce, your spice, and your sides to make a spread that will have your mouth watering!

7. Fishbar Manhattan Beach

3801 Highland Ave. Manhattan Beach, CA 90266


: 1 (310) 796-0200 If you're looking for the freshest of fresh seafood, check out Fishbar Manhattan Beach. Mesquite-grilled fish, king crab, Maine lobster, shrimp, scallops, oysters, and more are on the menu.

8. Water Grill

544 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90071


: 1 (213) 891-0900 The upscale Water Grill serves fresh, local seafood in delectable meals that will please every palate. Menu options include raw bar items, all your favorite fish entrees, sea scallops, crab, filet mignon, and the restaurant's local treasure: California spiny lobster. American Restaurants

American Restaurants

9. Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

2301 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 1199 El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 643-6911 If you're celebrating a special occasion or have a bigger budget for your next meal, make a reservation at Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar. Fleming's serves premium prime steak, superb seafood, and handcrafted cocktails.

10. Rock & Brews Restaurant

143 Main St. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 627-2137 The El Segundo location of Rock & Brews is where this chain got its start. Rock & Brews combines classic American fare made from scratch, a large selection of craft brews, and a rock-themed ambiance. Italian Restaurants

Italian Restaurants

11. North Italia

840 S. CA-1, Suite 110 El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 469-7695 North Italia restaurants use fresh, local ingredients in their artisanal dishes. Whether you're looking for delicious pizza, sandwiches, pasta, or seafood, North Italia is sure to please.

Asian Cuisine

12. The Izaka-Ya by Katsu-Ya

1133 Highland Ave. Manhattan Beach, CA 90266


: 1 (310) 796-1888 Experience authentic Japanese cuisine at The Izaka-Ya by Katsu-Ya. Sample sake, sushi, sashimi, rice dishes, teriyaki, and more. Mexican and Southwestern Cuisine

Mexican and Southwestern Cuisine

13. Pancho's Restaurant

3615 Highland Ave. Manhattan Beach, CA 90266


: 1 (310) 545-6670 Mexican food, margaritas, and daily live entertainment are on the menu at Pancho's Restaurant.

14. Sausal

219 Main St. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (310) 322-2721 Dig into Mexican and Nuevo Rancho cuisine at Sausal. This restaurant has all your favorites: empanadas, street tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, and wood-fired chicken, shrimp, chorizo, carne asada, and salmon.

Greek Cuisine

15. Aliki's Greek Taverna

5862 Arbor Vitae St. Los Angeles, CA 90045


: 1 (310) 645-9555 Aliki's Greek Taverna serves up Greek favorites with quality, imported ingredients. Fast Food

Fast Food

If you're looking for fast food in Los Angeles or El Segundo, check out these options.

16. In-N-Out Burger

600 N. Sepulveda Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245


: 1 (800) 786-1000 Perhaps the most famous of California chain restaurants, In-N-Out Burger is a must for anyone visiting the Golden State. This burger joint's pared-down menu of fresh burgers, fries, and shakes can't be beat. The not-so-secret menu favorite "Animal Style" is a delicious topping (great on their burgers and fries) made with the chain's secret spread, pickles, and grilled onions.

17. Johnny Rockets

6801 Hollywood Blvd., Suite 325 Los Angeles, CA 90028


: 1 (323) 465-4456 If you're spending the day sightseeing in Hollywood and need a bite to eat, Johnny Rockets is a fun stop. With a retro diner vibe, Johnny Rockets serves up fresh burgers, shakes, fries, and more.


Hungry for more? Check out the California tourism website to explore more restaurant listings. Bon appétit! Got a hot dining tip? We want to know! Share it on MyBaseGuide's Facebook or tag @mybaseguide on Instagram or @mybaseguide on Twitter. More like this: 17 of the Best Things To Do in Southern California Near Los Angeles AFB



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