On the west side of the LA area, there is no better surf spot than El Porto in Manhattan Beach.  No better beach to hang out at.

And when you get hungry or thirsty, or need to jump start your day with a cup of joe, the Surf Food Stand is there to hook you up.

Partake in a beautiful breakfast or lunch on the sand at Surf Food Stand, located between life guard towers #40 and #42. Grab an ice cold smoothie or a warm latte, and nosh on tasty American, Mexican and Mediterranean food. Rent your surfboard, lounge chairs and umbrellas and make a day of it.