Santa Monica Restaurants

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Winner: The Pikey
I was very skeptical about this place at first. It was a last minute thing & we were worried about the food options. They are definitely a lil out of the...

Best British Food in Santa Monica

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Winner: Govinda's Natural Food Restaurant
The food is simple, healthy and delicious and the prices are the most reasonable I've found in the area. I'd give this place more than 5 stars if I could!

Best Buffets in Santa Monica

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Sattdown Jamaican Grill
This is the first food run I think of when my travels take me to LAX. The great debate is always whether I want sweet, savory or off the chain spicy ! Jerk...

Best Caribbean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Winner: Big Jo's
So many things I want to try, but the prices did go up and so it's getting harder to try them. I miss the original lady owner, who I think went back to her...

Best Cheesesteaks in Santa Monica

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Les P'Tits Bretons
A newer restaurant with such a cute story of the couple who opened up the place. I really enjoyed my meal here, and the South Bay is in a great need of...

Best French Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Winner: L.A. Gastronomy
Great people watching at this unexpecting nearly-beach-side Venice restaurant. The owners/employees were very welcoming and sweet. The menu is pretty...

Best Gastropubs in Santa Monica

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Winner: Vicious Dogs
Feeling under the weather and wanted something with a lot Of taste So I decided to try vicious dogs. This was the perfect chili cheese dog can't get...

Best Hot Dogs in Santa Monica

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Winner: Mad Men Burger
It was great. I had mad men burger and fries. Very fresh fries, Just grilled patty. Great smiling service. I found a great place!!!

Best Fast Food in Santa Monica

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Fritto Misto
My one true love is CAJUN SEARED CHICKEN with pasta of my preference- i like linguini! They have different types of linguini- plain, spinach, and hot pepper...

Best Italian Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Hokkaido Ramen Santouka
Best ramen ever! You would never think there could be an amazing ramen place inside a grocery store. It's always busy with a line but it moves super fast....

Best Japanese Restaurant in Santa Monica

Best Mediterranean Restaurant in Santa Monica

Winner: Dune Venice
So glad Dune made its way to the westside! It's away from the chaos of AK steps away from the beach. Love the falafel and hummus plate!

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
One of my favorite Mediterranean restaurants in LA. Delicious food, fair prices, clean restaurant, and very kind owners. If you're in the area definitely...

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

Best Sandwiches in Santa Monica

Winner: Cafe Lucy
My new favorite lunch spot! This place is a hidden gem, and I'm so glad Yelp helped me find it! I went here the other day and got the cheddar and broccoli...

Best Sandwiches in Santa Monica