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The Gables

331 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1311
+1 424-280-4470
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  • Average4%
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Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“patty melt” (3 reviews)
“steak frites” (3 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
331 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1311
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Gables
1. Vibey Atmosphere and Patio
"Not only was everything visually beautiful from decor to the food,"
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2. Farm to Table Menu
"My friends had the cool leafy green and kale Caesar salads"
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3. Incredible Breakfast & Brunch
" the pancake and homemade granola were some of my favorite highlights"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good. The service was great too. We didn’t have to wait long for the food and the price was reasonable. There was free refills on the coffees which was awesome. We will definitely be back!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Annika A
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Reviewed 2 September 2018

I often go to Santa Monica, and am surprised that there aren't so many good restaurants there. Well, now there's good news: The Gables just opened a few weeks ago, and we were fortunate to discover it because of reviews on sites like this. Everything...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Alisco
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

Don’t appreciate being asked for a tip when all you do is take an order at the counter. Had to pour my own coffee and find salt. The dish I had was good but there was a limited breakfast selection due to it being the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gabbycpa
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Went to the Gables a few weeks ago. Great new restaurant a an ideal setting. I can be find to place that isnt overly pretentious or touristy in the area. This place had a casual fancy vibe, and seems like a place for the local...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roving67491883225
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Great selection of satisfyingly prepared food with a great touch. Attentive service. refreshing atmosphere. It's the kind of place you want to visit again and again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Leonard S
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The Gables is a hidden gem in the heart of downtown Santa Monica. I highly recommend trying this place. I had the Patty Melt which was delicious. The light and spacious environment makes your time at the Gables pleasurable and memorable.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Elliot S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

There are so many things to see and do in the Santa Monica are, unfortunately I would always find myself not satisfied with the food options until now. This is a great new spot, for breakfast, lunch and dinner, conveniently located close to the beach...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank olivia d
Reviewed 2 October 2018

The Gables is definitely one of Santa Monica's new go-to gems. Here on the westside, it is surprisingly difficult to find both a delicious and trendy all day eatery that features an airy patio and The Gables is just that. To start, the decor is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Olivia C
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Great ambiance, coffee and food. Super convenient location in Santa Monica. Highly recommend the Turkey Meatball Parm sandwich. It’s a 10

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank leehlevy
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

I was out with mom who wanted to see what the 3rd street promenade was all about and the farmers market. After walking around for what seemed like hours she started to get grumpy. Hangry. I had read about this new little place that had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 331 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 424-280-4470
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The Gables serves a seasonal menu of homestyle California cuisine by Chef Vicki Fan Matsusaka, known for her past work with Superba Food+Bread and Beacon. Chef Matsusaka's menu features elevated American classics, with an emphasis on ingredients sourced at the local Santa Monica's Farmer's Market, alongside ethically raised meat and sustainable fish. The restaurant features an airy dining room with exposed brick walls and large patio. The Gables was featured on Thrillist's Best in LA list for new restaurants, Eater's Hottest New Restaurant list and Food & Wine's Big Deal Openings. We offer full waiter service dining in the evening and counter-order dining for breakfast, lunch and brunch.
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