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Santa Monica Seafood

1000 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1907
+1 310-393-5244
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cioppino” (17 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (20 reviews)
“oysters” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1000 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1907
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This fresh seafood market and café is amazing - just wish there were more like it in London! My 24 year old son I had just flown separately into Los Angeles and had checked in nearby and we were really looking forward to sampling some...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 4 January 2018

SM Seafood is reliably good. I love to come here with a girlfriend for lunch or brunch and order a glass of prosecco and ceviche or a shrimp cocktail. The interior gets lots of light, although it is a bit noisy. They also offer fish...More

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I think the average of 4 star is pretty accurate overall. I would probably give it 4.2 stars if I could and here's why. Love the ambiance. It's low key, simple, clean with a hint of European like cafe sophistication. The seating is limited and...More

1  Thank coldfootwpulses
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Nice place which is always hopping. Has the feel of eating in a large urban marketplace, with lots of space. Cafe could actually use expansion. There is also a wine section and cheese. Alaskan cod fish and chips is tasty as is the sesame crusted...More

1  Thank Randy S
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very cousy spot large selection of seafood cooked and uncooked not alot of sitting room very close to Venice Beach

Thank sixgears
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Served promptly. King Crab outstanding. Seafood pasta very good. Salmon salad delicious. Great combination of market and restaurant.

Thank Sheplabs
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I've been to this place a few times, and each time I have been beyond satisfied with my meal. Most recently, I went with a friend for dinner on a Sunday night. He had a few oysters and I had the crab chowder for appetizers,...More

Thank Ashley B
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after a fun day of sightseeing. Excellent service and food! Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Kerry F
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I was savouring the thought of a delicious seafood dinner one of my last nights in L.A. and I wasn't disappointed. From the moment you walk in the door, the sight of dozens of varieties of sea creatures beautifully displayed in the refrigerated showcases whets...More

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome. Had an amazing meal and a lovely glass of wine. The crab and oysters were so fresh and the halibut with its purple sweet potatoes mash delicious.

Thank Blayze C
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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28 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from DermotMcQ | Reviewed this property |
Beer, wine and champagne......but it's the seafood you are going for not a full bar! LOL, Try the oysters and the cioppino
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-393-5244
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