Santa Monica Restaurants

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Winner: The Pikey
Every time I come here for food, it's one of the best meals I've had. Every time I come here for drinks, it's one of the best times I've had. Super laid...

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Winner: Kravings
Came here not a first time and again very happy This is so nice, romantic and cozy place for family dinner. A lot of choices of different meat, sooooo...

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Best Cafes in Santa Monica

Winner: Cafe Vida
Went here for lunch before going to the Self-Realization Fellowship Temple. Very small café, but we had no problems getting a seat for lunch. We sat at...

Best Cafes in Santa Monica

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Grilled Fraiche
Great customer service!! Great seeing this spot in the area!! Nice experience!! And parking which is such a great thing in LA! Walk up window perfect for...

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Winner: Big Jo's
I've never review any restaurant twice, but feel compelled to with how friendly everyone here is...and how much I enjoy going. I got a veggie burger...

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: A Food Affair
Love this french spot. Food is excellent though the portions are a bit small. The chef comes around to greet each table which is so charming and makes for...

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Winner: L.A. Gastronomy
Dinner at LA Gastronomy, first time visitor and very impressed with food, service, and atmosphere. I had the K-Town and my friend had the Westwood. Both...

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Winner: Vicious Dogs
This place has a fun, funky environment, in a cool NoHo neighborhood, and really great dogs. We drove up and got there just before closing, but I didn't...

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Mad Men Burger
Oh. my. goodness. The Mad Veggie burger with cheese and the seasoned fries are to live for. The burger reminds me of the In-N-Out grilled cheese but with a...

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Fritto Misto
Awesome pasta and awesome service, what more could you ask for? So there's one in Santa Monica and one in Hermosa Beach but if I want to be honest, I like...

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Hokkaido Ramen Santouka
I like to get a combo every time I come here. Typically I'll order the Large Spicy Miso Ramen with an extra egg combo with the Chasu Pork bowl. It's so...

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Dune Venice
I had the organic fried chicken sandwich "shawarma". One of the most flavorful organic chicken sandwiches I've had. The tahini and charmoula sauce that they...

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Mexican Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Bootleg Taco Stand On Lincoln
Watched these guys prep for one of the best taco stands I've ever seen, food trucks included. They(meaning three people) had a machine like process going...

Best Mexican Food in Santa Monica

Best Middle Eastern Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Oasis Mediterranean Cuisine
We came on a Monday night and it was delightfully quiet. The hummus was the best kind- the kind that is rich with tahini and the consistency was creamy and...

Best Middle Eastern Food in Santa Monica

Best Pizza in Santa Monica

Winner: South End
I never take the time to write reviews, but South End absolutely deserves it. First of all, the owner and his partner are the most LOVELY hospitable...

Best Pizza in Santa Monica