Santa Monica Restaurants

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  • 1. Bubba Gump Shrimp Co

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    What I like about many of California's piers is the availability of good restaurants. Bubba Gump Shrimp Company is exceptional. Although, the restaurant caters to sea food, it also included many other...

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  • 2. The Lobster

    4 out of 5 stars

    I stopped in The Lobster just to avoid driving out and eating elsewhere when I was at the pier, and I'm glad I did! I had a delicious salad and crab-stuffed steak that remains one of my best meals in...

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  • 3. Ye Old Kings Head Pub

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We popped in to Ye Olde Kings Head whilst in Santa Monica during our Route 66 Road Trip .We took a chance but it looked good from the outside ,and we were not disappointed. It is just like an old...

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  • 4. I Cugini

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    A real buzzy restaurant right on the Ocean Boulevard. We started with drinks at the bar...first apple martini of the holidays..very good! The restaurant is huge with quite a large terraced seating...

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  • 5. Sonoma Wine Garden

    Wow! What a great, comfortable, trendy, hip, restaurant. The atmosphere is exciting. The menu is small but some wonderful items. They have breakfast, lunch & dinner. Wine, of course, but also saw a...

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  • 6. J.R. Seafood Restaurant

    3 out of 5 stars

    Very nice and pleasant restaurant. Best time to go is lunch time before 3pm. All dishes are served with rice,soup and chinese green tea. Its included. A very nice lunch for 2 will run you around $25...

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  • 7. Border Grill

    4 out of 5 stars

    Described by a local as "upmarket Mexican", the Border Grill is actually a quite reasonably priced restaurant, with great service and chic decor. It also has fantastic and authentic Mexican food,...

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  • 8. Bar Pintxo

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Finding Bar Pintxo in Santa Monica was such a joy. It was great to sample some authentic Spanish tapas in California. As one would expect, Bar Pintxo offers a wide range of Spanish wines too. Both bar...

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  • 9. Ivy at the Shore

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Ivy at the Shore is the sister restaurant to the famous star-seeking Ivy on Robertson Blvd. in Beverly Hills, but with a nice, beachy charm. The food is excellent, but a bit on the pricey side. Know...

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  • 10. Il Fornaio Caffe

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    With a location on Ocean Avenue, just across from the Santa Monica Pier, il Fornaio could easily have been a tourist trap. Fortunately, the cuisine is delicious and service excellent, plus it has a...

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  • 11. Bravo Cucina

    4 out of 5 stars

    The coolest thing about this restaurant is the location. It's right in the heart of the 3rd Street Promenade. So grab an outside table and watch the wonderful foot traffic. Another added bonus is that...

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  • 12. Rusty's Surf Ranch

    4 out of 5 stars

    Rustic Canyon is really one of the best restaurant I've eaten at in LA/Santa Monica. The tasty menu, which ranges from fried artichokes to squash blossoms as appetizers, and from grilled branzino to...

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  • 13. El Cholo

    4 out of 5 stars

    Went on a Sunday night, no waiting, seated right away. Service was excellant. Food was very good. If you like hot salsa, ask for some as well as what they bring, mix the 2 salsas together, its a tasty...

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  • 14. Rebecca's

    Rebecca's was originally located in Venice on the corner of Pacific Avenue & Venice Blvd. Unfortunately for all of us, when their lease expired, the building owners did not renew the lease (and...

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  • 15. Sushi Roku

    4 out of 5 stars

    Sushi Roku's Santa Monica location (there are also locations in West Hollywood and Pasadena), is on Ocean Blvd. and is always packed full. A great place to people watch and if you are an "out of...

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  • 16. Mariasol

    4 out of 5 stars

    Restaurants that are located on piers or along the beach offer some very special views and dinning. Mariasol is one of those uniques places that is popular for its mega margaritas and tasty Mexican...

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  • 17. M Street Kitchen

    We came to town for the Dwell House Tour and was a little early. We decided to have some breakfast. Checked out the yelp reviews and this look like a good one. Without reservations, we only had to...

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  • 18. Cezanne at Le Merigot

    This restaurant has got to be one of Santa Monicas best kept secrets, and I dont want to be the one to spoil it....but I´ve just got to tell you what a fabulous place it is! On the lower ground floor...

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  • 19. Starbucks Coffee

    After driving in from Moreno Valley and dropping our friends off at LAX, we found ourselves wandering along the Third Street Promenade. An old familiar sight from home, Starbucks, greeted us and...

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  • 20. Fig

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    It was okay, not great. I guess I expected more because there are some fabulous restaurants to eat at in Santa Monica. Most of those I called to make reservations and they were booked up. Go figure!...

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  • 21. The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    This isn't just one restaurant. It's like a whole conglomerate of restaurants! You'll find Italian, Japanese, Mongolian, Mid-Eastern etc! It's amazing. I didn't know which restaurant to pick! I...

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  • 22. Charlie Kebob Specialties - EATZ

    Well, I hate it because it's at the mall. It's always a hassle to get a parking there because it's always packed. Their store is located at the end of the food court from the entrance. And the second...

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  • 23. Lares Restaurant

    I actually haven't had a ton of good Mexican food since moving to California. It's much like anywhere else -- some places are really good, and some places are really bad, and it's hard to tell what...

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  • 24. Bravissimo Cafe and Pizzeria

    We really enjoyed this casual dining courtyard restaurant. They sell pizza by the slice, as well as whole pies, pasta, salads, and desserts. We sat in the lovely courtyard on a beautiful summer night,...

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  • 25. Johnny Rockets

    Another of America's diner chains, Johnny Rockets offers the usual selection of diner fare including burgers, fries, omelettes, breakfast options, etc. I stopped here for a late breakfast on a day...

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Santa Monica is definitely one of the best places in Los Angeles to enjoy a meal. Most of them on the fancy side, here are a few of my favorites :

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