Enjoy a laid-back attitude and surf-inspired charm at Hermosa Beach's Pier and Pier Plaza. Easy living is the name of the game in this friendly beachside enclave, which is absolutely packed with shops, restaurants, bars, and clubs. The Pier itself is just for strolling, fishing, and sunset selfies. Walk a couple of blocks to Pier Ave and Pier Plaza to find all the action you need, from Irish pubs to surf shops to trendy gastropubs. Grab your flip flops and head to the beach to watch the surfers and sand volleyball games. Rent bikes and cruise The Strand. Work on your tan and savor the sweet So Cal life at one of the best hotels near Pier Plaza: Sea Sprite Motel.
There is a wide variety of restaurants, cafes, bakeries, pizza parlors, and coffee shops at Pier Plaza. Popular eateries include The Standing Room, Rok Sushi Kitchen, Scotty's on the Strand, Brother's Burritos, Underground Pub & Grill, and Laurel Tavern Hermosa Beach.
What kind of shops are at Pier Plaza?
Shops abound in the area. There are numerous surf and skate shops, along with specialty boutiques selling beach fashions, swimwear, accessories, and shoes. You can also shop at upscale vintage stores and antique markets, and Plaza Hermosa is a nearby shopping mall with a little bit of everything.