The Prospector, located on the corner of 7th St. and Junipero Avenue was opened in 1965 and has not lost is old timey charm. This frontier-themed steakhouse and saloon has got prime rib, mashed potatoes and entertainment. Catch a local band or sing your heart out on karaoke night, a must for all karaoke lovers.
It’s game day and MVP’s really is Long Beach’s MVP. They have it all, meaty American style burgers, huge baskets of seasoned fries and an outdoor patio. You can watch the big game and chow down on a delicious burger, sounds like a home run to us!
Hole Mole restaurants are the definition of “Southern California Comfort Food.” They are a family-owned and operated chain servicing Long Beach, Carson, Tustin, Huntington Beach and Costa Mesa, but don’t let the word “chain” fool you. For anyone looking for that authentic Ensenada style fish taco, Hole Mole is what you seek. From the crema to the fresh fish, add a little of their tasty salsa and you got yourself a taco tuesday straight from baja.
If you’re looking for comfort on a cold day Sophy’s has got you covered. With their array of Cambodian and Thai dishes you are bound to find a bowl that fits your needs. Not to mention the the Phnom Penh noodles, Beef jerky, and the BBQ pork are divine! and with the largest population of cambodian residents in the nation, here in Long Beach, there is no question they know their dishes.
La Parolaccia Osteria is a family owned and operated restaurant with a relaxed and intimate atmosphere where everyone is treated like family! Perfect for birthday celebrations, date night or just to enjoy some delicious pasta and wine, which is never scarce around these parts. You are sure to leave happy and satisfied.
Sushi On Fire is all about good food and fun! Serving some of the best fusion and traditional Japanese sushi dishes since 2005. All items are prepared with authentic Japanese ingredients, flavored by their famous recipes, and presented to you in the Sushi On Fire style. As they would say, “Come light the fuse!”
This boutique Thai restaurant is like no other, in the heart of the East Village, Thai District is a must stop for locals and visitors alike. Some of their signature dishes include a spicy lemongrass soup and Khao soi, a house specialty from the owner’s hometown in Northern Thailand. Your taste buds will never be the same!
Since 1999 Open Sesame has offered cuisine created from scratch with heart and passion – to nourish and revive memories of the flavors and traditions that the owner, Ali Kobeissi cherishes. His love of herbs and spices began at age 15, when he worked for a neighborhood spice factory in Lebanon. Now with two locations, open sesame brings the flavors of tradition to our part of the world.
Nestled in the heart of ‘Retro Row,’ Lola’s seamlessly blends traditional and contemporary culinary creations drawing inspiration from all over Mexico while staying true to original family recipes passed down from generations. Everything they serve is farm-to-table fresh ingredients. Their green salsa has become famous in the area, affectionately known as “green crack,” and luckily it’s available for purchase by the pint and half pint. Although it’s a great spot any day of the week (and brunch on the weekend), you won’t want to miss Taco Tuesday where guests will enjoy $2 tacos and $2 Pacifico’s that will satisfy both the carnivore’s and vegans among us!
Rainbow juices was born out of a natural expansion of love for delicious, living foods and a passion to educate and serve others says the owners Donna and Chrissy. Rainbow Juices take the time to provide you with the very best juice on the planet: sourcing the freshest local, organic ingredients and cold-pressing it to perfection. The result is always a delicious, raw, living juice that contains the nutrients to keep you happy, healthy and thriving!
For all you romantics out there 555 steakhouse is the perfect combination of sexy and cool. The talented piano player sets the scene while the vast selection of wine elevates the mood. Top it off with an exquisite dish and you got yourself the perfect date night. Thank me later.
A house turned restaurant the coziness factor is real, add fresh Southern cuisine with a Southern California twist, what more can you ask for? Be sure to add the Attic to your LB bucket list, from the welcoming staff to the bloody mary with a slider on top, you will not be disappointed.
The Potholder Cafe is the undisputed “King” of Long Beach when it comes to breakfast, which they proudly serve all day. Weekday mornings and early afternoons find plenty of starving artists and blue-collar diners wolfing down stacks of pancakes and bacon. Weekends are packed with hungry friends and families enjoying the atmosphere and history of this Belmont Heights landmark. So the next time you’re in the mood for waffles at 1pm be sure to check in to any of their 4 locations in LB.
Massage by Staci specializes in neck and shoulder release, as well whole body. People tend to hold stress and tension in the neck area and she can provide deep structural work to free and mobilize these areas. She is nationally certified in personal training and can also recommend stretches and exercises to help correct muscle imbalances or pain. Whether you’ve slept wrong or just feeling stressed Staci has got you covered.
Kiwi Nail Lounge is a fun and classy getaway from the regular nail experience, focused on you – pampering you, treating you, making you feel beautiful, and having a party while they do it. Prepare to be greeted with a warm smile, relax in one of their leather lounge chairs, or pull up to the nail bar and enjoy a bottle of water, juice, iced/hot tea or coffee. It can get tiring shopping down 2nd street, so why not kick off your shoes and let the girls at kiwi salon pamper you.
Susan has been an esthetician and skin care professional for over 17 years. She customizes facials to each individuals skin type, needs and personal goals using holistic therapy such as facial acupressure and essential oils. Susan is a firm believer in wellness and relaxation on top of good skin care, if you’re seeking expert advice on how to get your skin looking 100, she is your woman! On top of all that, her space is a hidden oasis of relaxation. Book your appointment online!
Kari Barba started tattooing at age 19 and has built a 35 year long career and is now considered one of the most prestigious tattoo artist of her time. She has won over 500 awards, including Best Tattooist 3 times, and a lifetime achievement award. Kari loves to tattoo colorful Asian styles, Portraits, Realism, and Black and Gray. Kari thrives on the diversity of her clientele and the endless options of art styles. She’s constantly growing and learning and it is reflected in her ever changing style. She is now the owner of the oldest tattoo shop in the U.S., Outer Limits Tattoo. If you are interested in a consultation or an appointment with Kari, feel free to contact her directly.
When you’re considering a permanent addition to your body in the form of ink, choosing a shop with a long history is always crucial. Look no further than the Outer Limits Tattoo shop, the oldest continuously operated tattoo shop in the USA and the second oldest worldwide. The shop originally opened in 1927 inside the then “Seaside Amusement Park,” part of the original “Pike District” and gave many young seamen their first nautical tattoos. Whether you’re looking for a tattoo or a little piece of Long Beach history, Outer Limits is a must see.
Robert has spent 20 years pursuing the best training possible, both following and shaping current trends and styles while specializing in color treatments and precision cuts. He has been part of the Spa Sidney Team since opening day in 2002. His philosophy is simple, “I have a clear understanding that you wear your hair every day and it is your most important accessory. To book an appointment visit the Spa Sidney Beauty Lounges website.
The Den Salon in Long Beach is without a doubt the place for men’s and women’s contemporary hairstyles in an authentic barbershop environment. This relaxing atmosphere is the perfect place to try out something new, seductive highlights or sensational colors; or just the usual chop. Their seasoned stylists can help suggest hair products to maintain your look. Their attention to detail and uniquely comfortable environment is what brings their repeat customers back over and over again.
Zoe Garcia of Dapper & Dames Parlour is your go-to hair extraordinaire, from razor shaves to styling she provides the ultimate experience. Servicing women and men she exudes versatility and style. Building lasting relationships is her business model and has gotten her where she is today, servicing the East Village in Downtown Long Beach. Book your appointment on dappers and dames website today.