Easter weekend is upon us, and these Manhattan Beach restaurants and merchants have you covered for all kinds of Easter celebrations. Read on for Easter dining, Easter meals to go, Easter desserts, and Easter shopping in Manhattan Beach. (And there's one last surprise if you read ALL the way down):
Easter Dining in Manhattan Beach
has Easter meal specials going on all day long on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. onward. Featured dishes include a seared Ahi platter, lobster hash, lemon ricotta pancakes, crispy halibut tacos, and pan roasted Chilean sea bass; plus three new cocktail specials. Call 310-796-0200 to reserve.
is offering a three-course Easter Brunch on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the courtyard and on the terrace. There will be special activities for little ones as well as drink specials for the adults. The cost is adults $85; children under 10 $35. Click here for reservations
or call 310-469-3466.
The Strand House
is serving a three-course Easter Brunch on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The menu includes a pan-seared branzino with black truffle risotto, Hon Shimeji mushrooms, crispy leeks, and parsley nage (broth). There will also be live music at Strand Bar from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Click here for reservations
Easter Meals to Go in Manhattan Beach
Bristol Farms has a whole selection of Easter main courses and side dishes to go, from ham to prime rib, to turkey breast (prices vary). Pickup is available all day Easter Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Order online here.
Gelson's is offering a variety of Easter meals (prices vary), including roasted turkey, spiral glazed ham, and prime rib dinners. You can order as late as 6:00 p.m. on Easter Sunday. Special bonus: If you're an adventurous cook or baker, Gelson's is featuring a recipe to make your own Peeps with upscale ingredients. Check out the recipe here.
Tin Roof Bistro
is offering an Easter Feast To Go. The multi-course meal includes deviled eggs, roasted beet and citrus salad, herb-crusted NY strip steak, aged cheddar mac and cheese, maple sesame roasted carrots, and pineapple upside down cake. The meal serves 4-5 and costs $210. Pickup is between 3:00 and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Order here
Easter Desserts in Manhattan Beach
Becker's Bakery and Deli
is offering its famous bunnies and Easter egg cookies, plus a variety of colorful Easter cupcakes. Note that pre-orders require 24 hours notice and the store is closed on Easter Sunday. Shop in-store or order online here
has all of your Easter needs covered, from cakes to cupcakes to cookies. They also sell cookie and cupcake decorating kits, perfect for keeping kids busy and entertained. Order online here
Sweet Lady Jane Bakery
has an Easter version of its famous Triple Berry Cake, plus an Easter carrot cake and Easter cookies. Pre-orders require 24 hours; limited stock is available in store. Pickups are available between Friday and Sunday. Order online here
Easter Shopping and Goodies in Manhattan Beach
is ready to set you up with all of your (grownup) Easter basket needs, from bags to clothes to jewelry, to fragrances and more.
invites you to their "super sale" and party on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. through 6:00 p.m. Enjoy a live DJ and see the new collections - perfect for Easter basket surprises.
has a "Bunnies and Baskets" promo through Saturday. Buy
any bunny or basket and pick an egg with a surprise discount inside. A discount of 10%, 20%, or 30% off will apply to your entire purchase.
Suite 6 Gallery
(adjoining Two Guns Espresso on Sepulveda) is hosting an Easter Pop-Up from 9:00 a.m. to noon on Saturday. The sale will feature chocolate, coffee, candles, and more from local artisans and small businesses.
Tabula Rasa has a bunch of new merchandise that is perfect for Easter baskets. They have a full selection of JellyCat animals and figures, including these super-adorable happy eggs.
Two Guns Espresso is celebrating "Easter Bean Week." Get 20 percent off all beans and Two Guns branded merchandise in stores and online with code BUNNY22. Wright's
is ready to set you up with the (grownup) Easter basket of your dreams, with bags, shoes, jewelry, accessories, and more.
One Last Fun Treat
One last fun Easter treat: Right Tribe
will hold another one of its famous scavenger hunts on Saturday, starting at 9:00 a.m. Items will be hidden all over the South Bay from El Segundo to Palos Verdes. Visit Right Tribe on Instagram
for all the rules and for video clues starting at 9:00 a.m.!