Cuisine: Cocktails

K.C. Branaghan’s

This Irish-American pub offers great grub for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a robust selection of craft beer, including Stella Artois, and a menu of pub favorites to pair them with. Full bar, too.

5734 E. 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA 90803

The Breakfast Bar

Breakfasts appetizers?  Why not!  The Breakfast Bar thinks out of the pan with an array of creative family recipes (with names to match) for breakfast and lunch. It’s never too early to cocktail, and you’ll find an array of shaken and stirred favorites – and more than just Bloody Marys (although those are pretty tasty crowned with a selection of toppings and treats).

3404 E 4th St
Long Beach, CA 90814

Pike Restaurant & Bar

Pike Bar is one of Long Beach’s most popular dining and imbibing destinations. Chris Reece, former drummer for Social Distortion, owns the joint and is there most nights either greeting guests or taking to the stage. The menu features an array of delicious item, including locally-famous fish and chips, beefy burgers, salads, sandwiches and more. Most nights feature live music, and breakfast is served on weekends. Belly up to the bar and get an ice-cold beer or, better yet, a handcrafted cocktail.  Come for dinner, stay for the live music.

Signature Drink:
Fade to Black Old Fashioned $13

Blackened Whiskey, Luxardo, bitters

Lavender Haze $13

Sweet Gwendoline French Gin, lavender, lemon, egg white

1836 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90802

Saint & Second

As the name implies, this favorite dining destination and the rooftop bar is located in Belmont Shore at the corner of St. Joseph and Second Street. Part of the Hofman family of restaurants, Saint & Second features a chef-inspired menu with an inviting ambiance coupled with creative, locally-sourced seasonal fare, handcrafted organic cocktails, a curated list of whiskies and walls graced with works from California artists.

 

Signature Drink:
Winter Warm $16.50

Redwood Empire "Emerald Giant" rye whiskey, Sales GEntia, vanilla chia syrup with black walnut bitters

Queen's Park Swizzle$15.50

Diplomatico Reserva Exclusive Rum, organic cane sugar, fresh lime juice, fresh mint and cocktail bitters

Park Rose $16

Empress Gin, fresh lemon juice, lavender honey and Prosecco

4928 E. 2md Street
Long Beach, CA 90803

El Barrio Cantina

Located in what once was Ashley’s Bar & Grill along Retro Row, El Barrio Cantina raises the bar (literally) with its refreshing menu of cocktails and modern botanas (translation: appetizers). Open for brunch Friday-Sunday and dinner every day excluding Monday, El Barrio Cantina offers an array of delicious fare, from empanadas and grilled octopus to crispy pork belly and Mexican fried chicken. In addition to its libations (try the Smoky Paloma!), El Barrio Cantina also offers a nice selection of draft beer and wine.

Signature Drink:
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1731 E 4th Street
Long Beach, CA 90802

Remix Kitchen Bar

ReMix Kitchen Bar at LBX is a modern version of the acclaimed Mix Mix Kitchen Bar by esteemed Chef Ross Pangilinan. With a focus on market-driven small plates, the menu showcases Chef Pangilinan’s eclectic style, which is a nod to French, Italian and modern Filipino influences and is complemented by a curated and approachable wine list and a rotating selection of craft beer. Handcrafted cocktails, an exhibition kitchen and a relaxed ambiance adds to the overall vibe.

LBX | 3860 Worsham Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90808

Long Beach Tap House

Long Beach Tap House offers an elevated menu of favorite pub foods and craft beer and plus a full bar with a selection of creative cocktails. Grab a table at the restaurant’s open-air, graffiti-art-covered parklet or take your food to-go.  Long Beach Tap House is located near the intersection of 2nd Street and Granada Avenue.  Bring your pup, too, and enjoy the dog-friendly patio.  Doggie menu includes chicken and beef patties (we hear dogs give it two paws up!).

Dine Out Long Beach, Restaurant & Cocktail Menu available from 4-8pm.

 

 

Signature Drink:
Chocolate Martini $14

vodka / bailey’s / godiva chocolate sauce

5110 E. 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA 90803

908 RESTAURANT

The 908 is the place to go for contemporary American fare featuring an array of appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees coupled with craft beer on tap, a full bar of creative cocktails, wines by the glass and more. Enjoy outdoor dining year-round.

 

 

3850 Worsham Avenue at LBX
Long Beach, CA 90808

The Ordinarie

The Ordinarie is an 18th-century term meaning all persons and their horses were welcome. While the modern-day version may not welcome horses it has a dog-friendly patio along with an elevated menu of American comfort food, classic cocktails and a slew of beer, wine and spirits.

 

210 The Promenade N.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Roe Seafood

Roe Seafood, just a sandal-toss from the Alamitos Bay, features an award-winning menu of fresh fish and cocktails.  Signature dishes include the cevichos (think poke nachos), clam chowder, pan seared scallops and more.  Enjoy an array of handcrafted cocktails–on-site or for takeaway a drink with any food purchase.  A few non-seafood dishes will appeal to landlubbers as well. Monday is Industry Night with Steak and Martini Specials from 4pm to closing with 25% off for hospitality professionals.  Wine & Jazz Wednesday – all bottles of wine 1/2 price with an entree purchase plus live Jazz from 5-8pm.
Signature Drink:
Berry White$10

Drake's Oragnic Vodka, Blackberry, Irish Cream, Powered Sugar

Roesy's Pearl$10

Gin, Lemon, Orgeat, Nutmeg

Barrel Rum Old Fashioned $13

Plantation Pineapple Rum, El Dorado 12-year Rum, Angostura Bitters, Maraschino Liqueur

Pear Fiori Prosecco Martini$10

Grey Goose Pear, St. Germaine, Prosecco Float

5374 E 2nd Street
Long Beach, CA 90803