4 top spots in Long Beach's Belmont Shore neighborhood

4 top spots in Long Beach's Belmont Shore neighborhoodPhoto: Saint & Second/Yelp
Published on June 30, 2020

Looking to uncover all that Belmont Shore has to offer? Get to know this Long Beach neighborhood by browsing its most popular businesses, from a New American eatery to a seafood spot.

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Belmont Shore, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.

1. Saint & Second

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Topping the list is cocktail bar, New American and breakfast/brunch spot Saint & Second, at 4828 E. Second St. With 4.5 stars out of 1,901 reviews on Yelp, it's proved to be the most popular business in Belmont Shore.

The eatery's dinner menu includes such entrees as roasted chicken, salmon and scallops. It also has an extensive beverage list that includes draft beer, wine and spirits.

2. George's Greek Cafe

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Next up is George's Greek Cafe. The Mediterranean eatery is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the business, at 5316 E. Second St., 4.5 stars out of 1,197 reviews.

Popular dishes with Yelp reviewers include the stuffed salmon combo; beef, chicken and lamb gyros; and filet mignon souvlaki.

3. Open Sesame

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Open Sesame, a wine bar and Lebanese spot, is another high-traffic neighborhood go-to, with four stars out of 3,235 Yelp reviews. Head over to 5215 E. Second St. to see for yourself.

As one of two locations (with another in Los Angeles), the restaurant serves up plates of chicken tawook, lamb chops, beef kebabs, shrimp and more.

4. Roe Xpress

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Finally, check out Roe Xpress, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 556 reviews on Yelp. You can find the seafood spot at 5374 E. Second St.

Dinner offerings include baked wrapped mahi, shrimp ceviche, smokey seafood chowder and yellowtail poke tostadas, as well as select catches of the day and sushi. 

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