WHY For the complimentary pâté and lavosh (why doesn’t every restaurant offer this?), the strong drinks (watch out!) and the clubby, comforting atmosphere.
WHAT A Naples institution, Kelly’s is where politicians and business leaders kibitz over huge martinis at the bar while hungry folks with well-stocked wallets sit in cushy booths and eat steak, prime rib and Caesar salad. Good old-school service.
WHO Everyone who’s anyone in Long Beach.
Region: South Bay to South L.A.
Neighborhood: Long Beach
Features: Cocktails, Dinner, Quiet
Price Range: $25-$33, $34-up
Cuisine Type: American, Steakhouse