Sunset Beach spills over both sides of Pacific Coast Highway (State 1) between Seal Beach and Huntington Beach. Free parking is available around the town-long greenbelt a block west of the highway.
Kites Etc. Kiteboarding lessons. 16802 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-5483.
Malibu Ocean Sports. Kayak rentals, lessons, and tours. 16910 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-0800.
Sunset Rentals. Kayaks, pedal boats, hydro bikes, canoes, inflatables, and electric party boats for rent. 16862 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-5537.
Captain Jack’s. Surf-and-turf landmark serves dinner only. 16812 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-2514.
Harpoon Harry’s. Fresh seafood in a nautical setting; dinner only. 16821 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-5216.
Westbay Cafe. Pete Stone concocts calorie-busting plates of battered and deep-fried French toast for breakfast and burgers for lunch. 16600 Pacific Coast Hwy.; (562) 592-9469.