Friday night dinner within walking distance of LAX Embassy Suites South?
Can any one recommend a good place for a Friday night dinner in March withing walking distance (2-3 blocks) of the LAX Embassy Suites South (4400 East Imperial Highway) We are on an overnight layover before catching a flight out on Saturday morning.
There is a trolly from the airport hotels (http://www.gatewaytola.org/index.cfm/...) or a taxi that will take you to Manhattan Beach 3 miles away. I love Manhattan Beach Post. Great small plates and one of my favorite restaurants in LA. They save 40% of their tables for walk-in's but make a reservation if you can. I also like Darren’s Restaurant for California cuisine and good upscale Greek Food at Petro's both in MB. The Pacific Ocean and the Manhattan Beach Pier is just a block away for all of these.
451 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Darren's Restaurant and Bar
1141 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Manhattan Beach Post
1142 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
That location is truly a "no good dining options within walking distance land" as far as I can think of. If you take a short cab ride either north to Westchester or south to El Segundo there are some good options including Houston's, Paul Martin's American Bistro, Ayara Thai and Chalet Edelweiss (among others).
Ayara Thai Cuisine
6245 W 87th St, Los Angeles, CA 90045
8740 Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045
1550 Rosecrans Ave Ste A, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Paul Martin's American Bistro
2361 Rosecrans Avenue, Suite 180, El Segundo, CA 90245