Head to Marina del Rey this July 4th for the Los Angeles Westside’s premier fireworks show. Join a festive party at the following restaurants, make reservations for prime viewing spots or click the button below for information on where to watch the show for free, plus other details including road closures.
Beachside, a waterfront restaurant along Marina “Mother’s” Beach, will offer two special Independence Day menu items served family-style from noon-10 p.m.:
Seafood Fry for $55 (serves up to 4) includes 8 pieces beer battered cod, half-pound of calamari fries, half-pound of popcorn shrimp, French fries and coleslaw; served with cocktail, tartare sauces, grilled lemons.
Beachside BBQ for $60 (serves 2) includes Beef Brisket, pulled pork, hot links, corn on the cob, tater tots and coleslaw.
Guests can enjoy 80’s and 90’s live music by a cover band from 5 p.m. to 9.30 p.m. Reservations highly recommended. 310-823-5333View Website
Cafe del Rey
Cafe del Rey, known for its elevated coastal California fare, is offering a three-course prix fixe dinner featuring choices such as braised beef short rib, grilled swordfish and crispy fried Jidori chicken. Two seatings are available at 5 p.m. (complimentary sparkling wine included) and 7 p.m. (fireworks seating, no sparkling wine) for $95 per adult, $20 per child 12 and under. Special kids menu includes fruit, choice of pizza, pasta or burger and sundae for dessert. Reservations highly recommended. 310-823-6395View Website
Cast & Plow at The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey
Celebrate Independence Day at Cast & Plow, the Ritz-Carlton Marina del Rey’s signature waterfront restaurant boasting spectacular views of the fireworks over L.A.’s Marina. Cast & Plow is offering an Americana-inspired 4th of July prix fixe dinner which includes an Ice Cream Sundae and Sorbet Bar. $89 per person and $36 for ages 12 and under. 5:30 p.m.-10 p.m.
Firepit table and patio seating will be offered at an additional rate* (not including food and drink) for an exclusive view of the fireworks display show: $100 for Firepit tables; $50 for patio seating. Open on a first come, first serve reservation only basis for both in-house and non-hotel guests. Advance reservations are highly recommended! 310-574-4333
Hornblower Cruises will offer special July 4 cruises: a brunch excursion and a 2-hour observation cruise with light bites timed to watch the fireworks. 310-301-6000View Website
Marina del Rey Hotel All-Day Party
The annual all-day Independence Day celebration kicks off at 11 a.m. on the Pool Deck and Event Lawn featuring food, drinks, games, and live music. The DJ will be spinning 1 p.m. until the fireworks begin at 9 p.m. Located right on the marina, the hotel offers the best views of the fireworks show. Entrance to the Pool Deck is $20. Please note the fireworks are only visible from the Pool Deck, SALT Bar Patio and the Promenade.
Visit the website for ticket information. 310-301-1000
Marina del Rey Marriot BBQ Celebration
Enjoy a traditional BBQ on the patio of Sinder Lounge from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The culinary team will grill-up BBQ platters featuring Baby Back Ribs, Chicken, Grilled Shrimp Skewer and Smoked Sausage served with local beers on tap. $28 per platter (feeds two people). 310-301-3000View Website
Pizzarito N.Y. Pizza by the Slice
Get $5 0ff any order of $25 or more at local pizzeria, Pizzarito N.Y. Pizza by the Slice on 4th of July.
Present above coupon when ordering. The local pizzeria celebrates its 35th anniversary this year! 310-823-7333View Website
PRO Sup Shop Paddleboarding Special
Start the holiday off with a morning paddle right on the calm waters of Marina “Mother’s” Beach. The first 10 people who come to PRO Sup Shop by 8:30 a.m. will get to stand-up paddleboard for $10 only (includes rental and lesson). 310-989-4350View Website
Tony P's Dockside Grill
Enjoy food and drink specials from 3 to 6 p.m. on July 4. Dinner patrons seated on the patio get a priceless view of the fireworks show. Reservations highly recommended. 310-823-4534.View Website
Whiskey Red's "Red, White and Boom" Party
Don’t miss Whiskey Red’s annual 4th of July “Red, White and Boom” party. Indoor and outdoor seating, live music, all-American barbecue buffet plus a seafood bar, a carving station, and cocktail specials. Plus, fun contests and prizes throughout the evening. Click website button for ticket sales. 310-823-4522View Website