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  • Acadie Hand Crafted French Crepes French
    2801 Ocean Park Boulevard #201, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-384-5070, Homemade French Crepes and French influenced specialities, ranging from savory and sweet crepes to soups and a salad bar, is served at this restaurant that offers... more info  map

  • Akbar Cuisine of India Indian
    2627 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-586-7469, A warm, contemporary atmosphere sets the tone for excellent Indian cuisine with attention to Western taste at this restaurant that offers such signature dishes as Ginger... more info  map

  • Amelia's Espresso & Panini Italian
    2645 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-396-9095, A family of varying talents blends expertise to share memorable, authentic Italian cuisine. The restaurant serves Italian coffee, pastries, and desserts, in addition to... more info  map

  • Areal Restaurant Regional Cuisine
    2820 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-392-1661, Whimsical and artistic, this restaurant is continually experimenting with its intriguing atmosphere and serves equally inspired California cuisine with influences from... more info  map

  • Art's Table New American
    1002 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-395-2500, Chef Mark Mittleman prepares "savory, elegant New American cuisine and market-fresh seasonal specials prepared with love and the finest-quality ingredients." more info  map

  • Bagel Nosh Deli Delis & Sandwich Shops
    1629 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-451-8771, Deli and restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and hand-rolled bagels since 1978. more info  map

  • Baja Fresh Mexican Grill Mexican & Southwestern
    720 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-9313, Open daily for lunch and dinner, this restaurant serves authentic Mexican cuisine and makes their homemade salsas fresh daily. more info  map

  • Bangkok West Thai
    606 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-9658, This beautifully decorated restaurant offers your choice of Thai fusion or traditional Thai menus then complements your meal with Saturday evening live Jazz or classical... more info  map

  • Bay Cities Italian Deli & Bakery Delis & Sandwich Shops
    1517 Lincoln Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-8279, A tradition in Santa Monica since 1925. Enjoy authentic, homemade Italian specialties. They also have a gourmet market available. more info  map

  • Benihana of Tokyo Japanese
    1447 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-260-1423, A traditional Japanese-style hibachi steakhouse that offers performance-based food preparation as an entertaining chef prepares and serves meals at your table. Diners... more info  map

  • Bergamot Cafe Cafes
    2525 Michigan Avenue, #A-3, Santa Monica, CA 90404
    310-828-4001, Primarily serving the Bergamot Station Arts Center, a collective of over 30 of LA's more prominent galleries; this cafe offers an inviting place to relax and enjoy a... more info  map

  • BOA Steak House American
    101 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-899-4466, BOA offers a menu of delicious appetizers, starter & entree salads, sandwiches, sides, and a variety of entrees. A sampling of entree selections includes their Brick... more info  map

  • Border Grill Mexican & Southwestern
    1445 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-1655, Chefs Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, Food TV's "Too Hot Tamales," present the bold foods and flavors of Mexico in a hip urban cantina with decor as wild and bright... more info  map

  • Bravo Cucina Italian
    1319 Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-0374, Rustic Italian cuisine with a focus on use of fresh, organic ingredients is served at this restaurant which brings a bit of New York's Little Italy to Los Angeles to the... more info  map

  • BricoLA Southern
    1518 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-656-1500​, They are open Tuesday through Sunday while offering delicious pizza, burgers, pasta and salads. more info  map

  • Britannia, The Sports Bars & Pubs
    318 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-458-5350, A warm and friendly pub that serves great British food, including the signature fish and chips. Full bar service and a pool table are also available. Entertainment is... more info  map

  • Buca di Beppo Italian
    1442 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-587-2782, Designed as neighborhood restaurants, this restaurant satifies a need for community, as well as authentic Italian cuisine. Here, they serve classic favorites of the... more info  map

  • Buddha's Belly Asian
    205 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-458-2500, Inside the Feng Shui-designed restaurant, guests can enjoy a "culinary trip across Asia", a full take-out menu, and off and on-premise catering. Pan-Asian foods at an... more info  map

  • Buffalo Club Contemporary
    1520 Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404
    310-450-8600, Exclusive and upscale, this trendy spot can present a challenge to gain access. Leather furniture and Chinese lanterns add romantic ambience, while outdoor dining and a... more info  map

  • Cafe Montana Regional Cuisine
    1534 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-829-3990, Upscale, casual, and friendly, this restaurant serves innovative California cuisine daily for lunch and dinner, including fresh seafood, steaks, and pastas. more info  map

  • Caffe Bellagio Cafes
    1400 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-3400, Panini pressed and grilled sandwiches, salads, breakfast available. Genoa Tuna, Fontina Cheese, Parma Prosciutto, Grilled Zucchini, Eggplant, Portobello. more info  map

  • Caffe Delfini Italian
    147 West Channel Road, Santa Monica, CA 90402
    310-459-8823, This simple, neighborhood hideaway serves authentic, uncomplicated Mediterranean-Italian cuisine. Come here for wonderful pastas and perfectly grilled seafood. The... more info  map

  • California Pizza Kitchen Pizza
    210 Wilshire Boulvevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-9335, Based on the cocept of serving innovative hearth-baked pizzas, this pizzeria introduces flavors and tastes from around the world, all on a pizza. This upbeat, casual,... more info  map

  • Capo Italian
    1810 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-5550, Specializing in contemporary Italian influenced cuisine, this restaurant offers an extensive wine list and a full bar. The atmosphere is rustic Italian elegance,... more info  map

  • Catch Contemporary
    1910 Ocean Front Walk, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-581-5503, Always innovative and fresh, this restaurant serves seafood cuisine with a variety of cultural and regional influences. Large glass windows framing exquisite ocean... more info  map

  • Cezanne French
    1740 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-395-9700, Inspired by fresh, local, seasonal ingredients and European tradition, this restaurant is a dramatic, yet elegant, fine dining restaurant, serving classic French... more info  map

  • Chez Jay Restaurant Steaks & Chops
    1657 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90402
    310-395-1741, Located less than one block south of the Santa Monica Pier, Chez Jay is "one of the premiere steak and seafood neighborhood restaurants in all of Los Angeles." more info  map

  • Chinois on Main Asian
    2709 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-392-3038, A menu based on the treasures of the Far East is featured at this restaurant that carries a broad appeal. The fascinating dining room features historical Asian and... more info  map

  • Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, The Coffee Shops
    829 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-0560, Started in 1963 and now one of the largest privately-owned, family-run coffee and tea companies in the world, this place serves a variety of gourmet coffee, tea, and... more info  map

  • Coogie’s Cafe Cafes
    2906 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-829-7871, Everything is made fresh daily and from scratch at this 24-hour cafe that prepares breakfast all day. more info  map

  • Country Kitchen Cafes
    510 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-260-4888, Serving a variety of early morning breakfast favorites lunch and dinner, this cafe is a comfortable, casual spot. Their waffles are extremely popular. more info  map

  • Dhaba Cuisine of India Indian
    2104 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-399-9452, Enjoy healthy, home style Indian cuisine while at this restaurant that offers you a choice of dining in the informal dining room or on the heated garden patio. They are... more info  map

  • Earth, Wind & Flour American
    2222 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-829-7829, This comfortable and casual family restaurant serves a mix of American and Italian cuisine in a friendly atmosphere. A magic show is performed on Sundays. The are open... more info  map

  • El Cholo Cafe Mexican & Southwestern
    1025 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-899-1106, Famous for award-winning margaritas and green corn tamales since 1923, this restaurant welcomes diners to enjoy their casual, Southwestern inspired dining room or sunny... more info  map

  • Enterprise Fish Company Seafood
    174 Kinney Street, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-392-8366, Enjoy the freshest fish and seafood that is broiled on charcoal while at this restaurant. An oyster bar and a sushi bar is also available. They are open daily for... more info  map

  • Fig Restaurant Bistro
    101 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-319-3111, A seasonal bistro with an emphasis on organically grown and locally sourced ingredients. more info  map

  • Galley, The Steaks & Chops
    2442 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-452-1934, The original steakhouse of Santa Monica with specialties including delicious cooked-to-order steaks, fresh fish, lobster, chicken, and pasta. Full bar and outdoor cafe... more info  map

  • Gate of India Indian
    115 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-656-1664, Calming decor accented by beautiful tapestries sets the tone for a healthy dining experience at the restaurant. The chef's signature Indian-style mashed potatoes... more info  map

  • Hillstone Restaurant Steaks & Chops
    202 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-7558, Fine dining in a business casual, comfortably elegant atmosphere awaits you at this restaurant that serves consistently outstanding contemporary American cuisine, with... more info  map

  • Infuzion Cafe Cafes
    1241 5th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-0643, Infuzion Cafe is a casual, friendly neighborhood coffeehouse. They serve a variety of beverages, including organic coffees and teas, boba and smoothies, as well as... more info  map

  • Ivy at the Shore Regional Cuisine
    1535 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-3113, Relax while dining in this upscale, ocean front beach house atmosphere. Here, the menu features California favorites, such as crab cakes and grilled vegetable salad. ... more info  map

  • Jack’s on Montana Cafes
    1610 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-453-2771, This upscale neighborhood cafe serves an eclectic mix of pastas, pizzas, and California cuisine in a friendly, casual atmosphere. They are open Monday through Friday... more info  map

  • Jinky's Cafe Cafes
    1447 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-747-6533, A unique neighborhood breakfast and lunch cafe that serves a full coffee bar, complemented by an eclectic menu of American and Southwestern style breakfast and lunch... more info  map

  • JiRaffe Restaurant Regional Cuisine
    502 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-917-6671, The natural light, white linens, and dark wood furnishings of this comfortable neighborhood bistro offers an atmosphere that complements the sophisticated California... more info  map

  • Joe's Pizza Pizza
    111 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-9222, Joe's offers individual slices and full pies with a variety of toppings. They also serve salads and offer delivery & catering. more info  map

  • Johnnie's NY Pizzeria Pizza
    1444 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-9062, Johnnie's NY Pizzeria can definitely help fulfill your authentic Italian food cravings. They begin every day by mixing secret ingredients and special filtered water to... more info  map

  • Josie American
    2424 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-581-9888, Innovative and contemporary American cuisine with French and Italian influences, such as Baked Pear and Endive Salad and Chicken Sous la Terre, are featured in an... more info  map

  • La Botte Italian
    620 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-3072, La Botte was designed to feel like an Italian wine cellar, with built-in wine storage shelves lining the walls and dark, smoky ceilings. You will receive a warm greeting... more info  map

  • La Vecchia Cucina Italian
    2654 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-399-7979, An informal and contemporary restaurant which is a comfortable, neighborhood-style northern Italian restaurant. They are open daily for dinner, and for brunch on Sunday... more info  map

  • Le Pain Quotidien Cafes
    316 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-6800, Offers bakery breads, delectable pastries, gourmet products and bakery classes. more info  map

  • Le Petit Cafe French
    2842 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90404
    310-829-6792, Compared to a countryside French bistro, Le Petit Cafe offers a menu of French fare sure to please.  more info  map

  • Library Alehouse Brew Pubs
    2911 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-314-4855, Offering a wide selection of unique microbrews and select imports on tap and many hard-to-find bottled beers from around the world, this place is a Santa Monica-style... more info  map

  • Lobster, The Seafood
    1602 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-458-9294, Combining fresh air, ocean views, seafood, and fine dining, this restaurant reopened in its historic location near the Santa Monica Pier and it serves classic American... more info  map

  • Locanda Del Lago Italian
    231 Arizona Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-3525, Authentic Italian cuisine from Bellagio and the lake region of Northern Italy is the specialty at this restaurant, where the atmosphere reflects that of an Italian inn... more info  map

  • Mariasol Cocina Mexicana Mexican & Southwestern
    401 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-917-5050, Reminiscent of the fine Mexican cuisine found in the beach towns of Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta, this restaurant is known as one of Santa Monica's best kept... more info  map

  • Marmalade Cafe and Catering Company Cafes
    710 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-395-9196, Marmalade Cafe offers a menu of breakfast items, salads, soups, sandwiches, and a varied selection of entrees. They also have a full service coffee bar and bakery. You... more info  map

  • Melisse French
    1104 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-0881, Offering a mix of traditional French and contemporary American cuisine, this place is an attempt to redefine fine dining. The elegant French Provencal atmosphere... more info  map

  • Menemsha Seafood
    822 Washington Boulevard, Venice, CA 90292
    310-822-2550, New Englanders longing for a taste of home enjoy the lobster rolls and rich chowder at this restaurant, which is named for a village on Martha's Vineyard. Oysters and... more info  map

  • Michael's Regional Cuisine
    1147 Third Street, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-451-0843, This trendsetting restaurant leads the way in developing delicious, always innovative California cuisine based on French, Italian, Hispanic, Asian, and American... more info  map

  • Mon Roll House Sushi Sushi
    1509 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-3956, Roll House offers modern Japanese cuisine. Everything is made to order and combines traditional and modern flavors.  more info  map

  • Monsoon Cafe Asian
    1212 Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-9996, Featuring an array of Asian cuisine, including Thai, Laotian, Vietnamese, Indonesian, and Chinese selections, as well as a full sushi bar, this restaurant uses... more info  map

  • Musha Restaurant Japanese
    424 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-576-6330, The menu here features sashimi, hot & cold dishes from the kitchen, salads, tofu selections, soups, grill items, and rice & noodle dishes. Their Shichirin Grillers are... more info  map

  • Nawab of India Indian
    1621 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-829-7576, A selection of vegetarian dishes complement a menu of traditional, authentic Indian cuisine at this restaurant this is notable for its curry dishes and a great lunch... more info  map

  • Ninjin Japanese Restaurant Japanese
    607 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-9800, Menu items include appetizers & salads, sushi, rolls, baked rolls, tempura rolls, low carb rolls, sashimi, combination sushi, lunch & dinner boxes and boats. They also... more info  map

  • One Pico American
    1 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-587-1717, Featuring beachfront sunsets, ocean views, and a casual, elegant beach atmosphere, this restaurant also offers outdoor and fireside dining, as well as a Sunday brunch. ... more info  map

  • P.F. Chang's China Bistro Chinese
    326 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-395-1912, Traditional Chinese cuisine is served daily for lunch and dinner at this contemporary, high energy, bistro style restaurant, which also offers over 50 wines by the... more info  map

  • Panera Bread American
    501 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-566-3080, Cafe and bakery offering a friendly environment to enjoy coffee, espresso, breads, bagels, pastries, soups, salads, and gourmet sandwiches. more info  map

  • Pearl Dragon Fusion
    15229 Sunset Boulevard, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
    310-459-9790, Enjoy Asian fusion in a casual, yet elegant atmosphere at this trendy spot where lobster dishes are a specialty, such as Thai Lobster-Mango Salad, while sushi and... more info

  • Pradeep's Contemporary Indian Cuisine Indian
    1405 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 904003
    310-393-1467, Introducing a new concept of contemporary, all light Indian cuisine, this restaurant blends the flavors from India and vegetation of California, and the tastes of both... more info  map

  • Real Food Daily Vegetarian
    514 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-7544, Serving healthy organic gourmet vegan cuisine in a stylish, comfortable atmosphere, this restaurant is truly unique and it is open daily for lunch and dinner. more info  map

  • Ritto Misto Italian
    601 Coloroda Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-458-2829, Open daily for lunch and dinner, this casual dining restaurant features delicious Italian cuisine, including fresh homemade pastas, salads, and desserts. more info  map

  • Rockenwagner Cafe Cafes
    311 Arizona Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-4267, This bakery/café offers a large selection of breakfast items, salads, soups, mini sandwiches, and paninis & full-size sandwiches. Have some coffee, tea or a shake to... more info  map

  • Rusty's Surf Ranch Eclectic
    256 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-393-7437, An award-winning restaurant, which specializes in eclectic American cuisine, including seafood and barbecue, and features live entertainment nightly. They are open... more info  map

  • Seasons 52 Italian
    1501 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-1152, Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar that invites guests to discover the sensational flavors of a seasonally-inspired menu and award-winning international wine list... more info  map

  • Sonny McLean's Irish Pub & Restaurant Brew Pubs
    2615 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-449-1811, This cozy and welcoming brew pub is a favorite with locals, and it offers 20 beer choices on tap, an extensive variety of bottled brews, dart boards, a pool table, air... more info  map

  • Stefan's at L.A. Farm Regional Cuisine
    3000 West Olympic Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404
    310-449-4000, Upscale elegance and excellent service complement California-French cuisine at this restaurant that offers many traditional French dishes like roasted lamb and smoked... more info  map

  • Sugarfish By Sushi Nozawa Japanese
    1345 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-3338, Serving authentic Japanese cuisine and the best sushi in town, this restaurant is open for lunch and dinner daily. more info  map

  • Sushi Roku Japanese
    1401 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-458-4771, White walls, exposed beam ceilings, and dark wood furnishings present a slightly less traditional atmosphere, more indicative of Japanese country style at this trendy,... more info  map

  • Thai Dishes Thai
    111 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-6189, Restaurant serving authentic Thai cuisine in the same location for the last twenty years. more info  map

  • Tommy's Original World Famous Hamburgers American
    1900 Lincoln Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-392-4820, This historical landmark restaurant, renowned for its delicious hamburgers, award-winning chili, and friendly fast service, is open 24-hours a day. more info  map

  • Typhoon Asian
    3221 Donald Douglas Loop South, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-390-6565, Overlooking the runway of the Santa Monica Airport, Typhoon is a contemporary, eclectic restaurant serving unique Pan-Asian cusine with a wildly varied menu which... more info  map

  • Upper West Restaurant American
    3321 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-586-1111, Upper West offers something approachable, but still creative, romantic and fun. They serve lunch & dinner and offer a happy hour.  more info

  • Valentino Italian
    3115 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    310-829-4313, Noted as one of the best Italian restaurants in America and frequently awarded for its wine selection, this restaurant is truly a signature dining spot in Los Angeles,... more info  map

  • Vim Thai-Chinese Restaurant Thai
    5132 Hollywood Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90027
    323-662-1017, An emphasis on fresh ingredients and cleanliness to ensure an appreciation of the flavors of the authentic Thai cuisine served here, sets this restaurant apart from its... more info

  • Wahoo's Fish Taco Mexican & Southwestern
    418 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-393-9125, Wahoo's menu offers starters, soups, salads, sandwiches, combo platters, wahoo's bowls, banzai burritos, a la carte selections, sides and a kid's menu. more info  map

  • Water Grill Seafood
    1401 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-394-5669, Inspired by the British West Indies, the atmosphere transports diners to the islands. A wonderful oyster bar and the freshest seafood in Santa Monica are available at... more info  map

  • Wilshire Restaurant Contemporary
    2454 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90403
    310-586-1707, This eatery presents haute cuisine made from natural and organic ingredients. Physically, especially in the main bar and in the large outside dining patio and bar, it... more info  map

  • Wokcano Restaurant & Lounge Japanese
    1413 5th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-458-3080, Enjoy their hot appetizers, signature cold dishes, soup, salad, sushi & sashimi, signature rolls, and dinners featuring everything from sushi to beef to seafood. They... more info  map

  • Ye Olde Kings Head Sports Bars & Pubs
    116 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401
    310-451-1402, With the feeling of a warm, country inn, this restaurant and pub serves delicious, traditional British faire, winning rave reviws for their fish and chips. They are... more info  map

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