La Palapa Del Mar is located on the water adjacent to Long Beach pier in Southern California.

4020 Olympic Plaza
Belmont Shore, CA 90803



Open Tuesday through Sunday
Tues. through Thurs. 3:30-10:00 pm

Friday & Saturday 11:30am-Midnight

Sun. 11:30am-10:00 pm

Happy Hour:
Tuesday - Friday:  3:30 - 6:30

Breakfast & Lunch:
Friday -Sunday: 11:30 - 3:00

Live Music Nightly


Banquet Room | Services
La Palapa Restaurant

Weddings & Receptions at La Palapa

Wedding on the beach under bamboo arch


Wedding on the beach under the Nantucket arch


Pictures of the La Palapa Dining Room


Long View Decorated


Centerpieces that look wonderful in the dining room


Sign In Table with Flowers


Appetizer Buffet prior to entrees



La Palapa Restaurant’s wedding planner guides the bride through the entire wedding planning process from the decor program, seating assignments, menu planning with custom menu for the event and all those things that pertains to the bride’s special day. This service is complimentary.

The brides at La Palapa Restaurant do not need to bring in music, we have live music on stage Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and the music starts at 9:00pm.

We also have great recommendations for wonderful vendors in our area:
Rossmoor Pastries for the cake; www.rossmoorpastries.com
Romance Etc in Belmont Shore for the flower decor, www.romance-etc.com.
Great party favors and decor; www.saveoncrafts.com.
The Fabric Barn on Anaheim St. Long Beach for ribbons, faux flowers and notions.
Linens are ordered through La Palapa Restaurant.
The Pacific Inn in Seal Beach for a wonderful hotel in a great area close to shopping and restaurants and reasonably priced plus will take long term reservations; www.pacificinn- sb.com.

Bar Program

There are many ways to have a bar program that will not break the bank, just talk to one of our planners for

Menu Suggestions

Chicken Picatta-Chicken Marsala-Coconut Crusted Filet of Sole-Paella-Pork Carnitas-Grilled King Salmon-Seared Rare Ahi Tuna-Fried Seafood Basket-Guava Glazed Thick-cut Pork Chop-Filet Mignon-Grilled Rib Eye and lots more.

Weddings on the Beach


The wedding on the beach includes the following:

  1. Permit
  2. Nantucket Arch or the Bamboo Arch
  3. Hawaiian runner
  4. Chairs
  5. Set up and break down
  6. Electrical cord for music
  7. Exclusive use of the beach

Please feel free to call us at 562-433-5702 for an appointment or information to be e-mailed.

Thank you,
Mary de la Haye-Owner & Planner
La Palapa Restaurant

4020 E. Olympic Plaza
Long Beach, CA 90803