Santa Monica Restaurants

Best Restaurants in Santa Monica

Winner: Tar & Roses
By far my new favorite restaurant in Santa Monica. I decided to take my clients out and glad we agreed on this restaurant. Happy clients, means happy wallet...

Best Restaurants in Santa Monica

Best BBQ Restaurants in Santa Monica

Winner: Santa Maria Barbeque
I love this place and I love the way they do BBQ. The only bad part is when they're closed. I get the ribs and the pulled pork sandwich with coleslaw. It...

Best BBQ Restaurants in Santa Monica

Best Breakfast & Brunch in Santa Monica

Winner: Posh-Café
I had the most delightful breakfast at Posh Café yesterday! I was greeted warmly by the owner, who showed off his delightful organic offerings. I had the...

Best Breakfast & Brunch in Santa Monica

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Hog's Head Pub
Butter beer with bailéis Frozen butter beer with fire whiskey. Keeping warm with my bae on a rainy day.

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Winner: Kravings
Really amazing salad bar and hot foods! This place is probably hands down my favorite Brazilian BBQ restaurant. It is quite pricing but totally worth the...

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Best Cafes in Santa Monica

Winner: Green Table Cafe
Go here. If you have never had vegan food, go here. If you have had lots of vegan food, go here. Fresh Simple Made with Love by people who obviously care...

Best Cafes in Santa Monica

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Grilled Fraiche
Ok, so one of my boys told me about this place. It's located in South Los Angeles, but I found the food truck in Inglewood. They describe their food as...

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Winner: Big Jo's
Was on the way to a different breakfast place and saw this whole in the wall with "breakfast special - $4.55" signs on the outside. I pulled in and...

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: A Food Affair
simply AMAZING. I came here with a friend for fine LA. I started off with their escargot potato shell and my friend had the wild mushroom tourte. Both...

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Winner: L.A. Gastronomy
Cannot say enough good things about this place! Love the concept of dishes from all around the city. My visit to L.A. was a brief one so it was fun to eat...

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Winner: Vicious Dogs
Hands down one of the BEST casual restaurants in LA, and the very best place to get a damn good hotdog in the valley. The prices are fair, the ambiance is...

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Anzu Japanese Gourmet
This is a very small establishment, but the food is amazing. Definitely not s place for groups of more than 3 to dine in. Unfortunately, there aren't any...

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Forma Restaurant & Cheese Bar
Forma was the perfect place to celebrate my best friend's engagement. The food, drinks, and service were top notch. I would definitely recommend this place...

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Hokkaido Ramen Santouka
Santouka was one of the first ramen places that I tried. It was delicious! The broth was rich and fatty, the noodles were chewy, and the meat was tender....

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Crimson
I'm obsessed with this place. I would literally eat it every single day if I could and love it so much I tried to make my own at home. I was in charge of...

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Santa Monica