Shop For Easter and Passover in Manhattan BeachApr 08, 2020 11:05AM ● By Jeanne Fratello
Jellycat bunnies available at Bella Beach Kids
It may be the most unusual Easter and Passover in recent memory, with families shut in at home and no communal celebrations. Nevertheless, Manhattan Beach merchants are at the ready to supply you with special meals and gifts.
Becker's Bakery and Deli is open for limited hours (11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday) and offering sandwiches, Easter cookies, and cakes. You can choose pickup or delivery. Email your order to [email protected]
Fishbar has all of the elements of your favorite matzoh ball soup for Passover (from its sister restaurant, Katella Deli). They also have adorable bunny-themed Easter cookie decorating kits. Visit their website or call ahead to order at 310-796-0200.
Fresh Brothers Pizza is bringing back its popular Matzah Pizza for Passover (available until April 16). You can order it online with contactless delivery or curbside concierge.
GROW The Produce Shop is featuring Easter and Passover meats including brisket, prime rib roasts, hams, and racks of lamb. The meat is available for pre-order and pickup between April 8 and 11, with 24 hours' notice.
Rice is serving a Easter dinner special with a variety of choices ranging from $75 to $150. Dinner includes sushi rolls plus appetizer (crispy rock shrimp, baked crab hand roll, crispy rice spicy tuna, Brussels sprouts, kabocha pumpkin, and green beans). Order must be received by 3:00 p.m.; Rice offers free delivery within 5 miles and $10 delivery within 10 miles. Call 310-798-7722.
Editor's note: Shade's Easter meal is sold out; stay tuned for family meals coming soon.
Shade Hotel has a $50 family Easter meal for pickup. The meal features a green salad with an herb vinaigrette, honey-glazed ham with whole grain mustard sauce, herb butter roasted chicken with garlic chicken gravy, roasted Brussel sprouts and candied bacon, garlic mashed potatoes and homemade biscuits. Add on assorted ice cream sandwiches for dessert + a bottle of good wine for $15 or a "killer" wine for $25. Call (310) 698-5559 to order.
The Arthur J is offering an Easter dinner feast that serves four to six for $160. The meal features
a glazed Easter ham, roasted Weiser Farm potatoes, honey-lavender glazed carrots, chilled sweet pea and pasta salad, Little Gem salad with creamy buttermilk dressing, soft pain de lait rolls with whipped honey butter, no-nut cardamom carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Pre-order from noon to 4:00 p.m. through Thursday, April 9. Orders will be available for pick-up on Easter Sunday from 1pm-5pm at The Arthur J. To order, call at 310-878-9620.
Easter/Passover GiftsBella Beach Kids has the most adorable bunnies and Easter-themed kids' gifts. Order on their website and use the code LOVE20 for 20 percent off.
Deep Roots Garden Center and Floral Shop is open (as a nursery, it is considered an essential business). They have flowers, veggies, herbs, and a variety of special plants to make Easter and Passover celebrations special.
Growing Wild has a variety of Easter plants and bunny-themed gift baskets. Browse and place your order on their website. The shop is offering delivery to Manhattan, Hermosa, and Redondo Beaches as well as El Segundo.
Gum Tree has Easter and Passover gifts, plus an array of pretty hand soaps. They are offering 20 percent off everything online, plus free South Bay delivery and free shipping on orders over $100.
Lulu's Nouvelle features a variety of colorful gifts that make a great Easter basket. Choose from assortments featuring chocolates, cozy eyemasks, paper dolls, and more. Call (310) 545-8800 for more information.
pages, a bookstore has all of the best new books - plus they have a new shipment of puzzles to keep you and your family engaged and having fun together. Swing by their store window for suggestions, and/or place your order on their website. They offer curbside pickup, local delivery, and shipping options.
Tabula Rasa has an array of Easter gifts and birthday presents wrapped up in adorable baskets. You can do your "window shopping" online on their web site; or you can tell them what you want and your budget, and they will pack it up for you. Bonus: Spend $150 on the website between now and noon on Thursday, April 9, and you will be entered into a drawing for a $250 gift card from The Arthur J.