Hermosa Beach is a friendly town in the South Bay of Los Angeles County in . If you're looking for the "typical" Southern California beach town experience, towns like Hermosa Beach and Seal Beach provide a unique cultural experience. By day, locals can be found playing volleyball on the beach, riding/cycling/rollerblading along the Strand, or congregating around the Pier Avenue shopping area. By night, the bars and restaurants along Pier Avenue become crowded with young people, while the chatter and bustle of private parties can be seen and heard from the patios, balconies and decks of the tightly packed residences.
Pier Avenue is the hot spot for singles and the young.
Sharkeez: Atmosphere: Jocks and trailer trash. Don't try to pick a fight in here!
Sangria: Atmosphere: Hip-hop and ghetto
Patrick Malloy's: Atmosphere: Suburbanites letting off steam for the weekend