Fine dining in Redondo Beach at Baleen Kitchen

BALEENkitchen

Our Redondo Beach restaurant rated "One of the Top 10 Best Restaurants for Waterside Dining in LA" - ZAGAT.

Nationally renowned for its light mood and serious food, the all-new BALEENkitchen in Redondo Beach brings an eclectic, eccentric fine dining experience to The Portofino Hotel & Marina. Enjoy dining outside on the patio overlooking the marina with dramatic drapery and fire pits. The upstairs bar offers a cosmopolitan-lounge vibe, with fireside sofas and chairs, and a cocktail list using fresh juices, hand selected herbs and premium liquors to create food-friendly drinks that perfectly complement the acclaimed menu.

Fine dining at Baleen Kitchen Redondo Beach California

BALEENkitchen

Culinary art and theater, with front row seats to the Pacific. That's the BALEENkitchen experience.

CALL TO RESERVE: 310-372-1202

Fresh seafood at Baleen Kitchen in Redondo Beach

Hours of Operation

Breakfast Mon-Fri Open for coffee at 6:30am, breakfast from 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Brunch Sat-Sun 7:00 am – 2:30 pm
Lunch Mon-Fri 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Dinner Daily 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Social Hour Mon-Fri 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Drinks in front of the fireplace in Redondo Beach at Baleen Lounge

Large Party Reservations

Let us be your planning partner.
Thank you for considering Baleen Kitchen to be the host for your event! We know you will be satisfied not only with our service and food, but also with our wonderful location along the Marina! All large party reservations are available for groups 15 to 150 people.

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For more information, please email hrogler@hotelportofino.com or call 310-798-5874.

Delicious Thanksgiving turkey dinner

BaleenKitchen Thanksgiving

Gather with loved ones this season. As the leaves begin to fall and the air begins to chill there is warmth to be found around the holiday table at BaleenKitchen.

Join us for an amazing Thanksgiving celebration with friends and family and dine on traditional Thanksgiving favorites and some new updated Thanksgiving dishes. Don’t forget to save room for Toasted Cinnamon & Allspice Pumpkin Pie and Sweet Dough-Crusted Bourbon Pecan Tart.

Make your reservations early as we always sell out by calling 310-372-1202

Thanksgiving Menu >

Girl opening a holiday present

The Season of Giving

Thank you for joining The Portofino Hotel & Marina as we give back this holiday season to “Cheer For Children” Please bring an unwrapped new toy for children ages: infant to 18 years old. For every toy you donate The Portofino Hotel will provide you with a “Holiday Gift To You “ card which will entitle you to a complimentary dessert at BaleenKitchen.

Toy bins will be located in The Portofino Hotel & Marina Lobby and in BaleenKitchen. Cheer for Children is a nonprofit, all volunteer organization in the South Bay established in 1985. They also have events at Washington, Jefferson and Adam Schools in Redondo Beach for the physically challenged children. They also help with request from Harbor UCLA Hospital Child Life Department.

Glass jar with lights on the beach

Christmas Dinner - An Evening To Remember

BaleenKitchen and The Portofino Hotel and Marina invite you to join us to start a New Tradition. Christmas Dinner at BaleenKitchen. Let our talented culinary team treat you to a memorable holiday dinner with family and friends. Don’t delay in making reservations for preferred dining times.

Call 310-372-1202 for reservations