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Caffe Bella

1400 3rd Street Prom, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2322
+1 310-394-3400
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
6 Sep 2017
“Good sandwiches, reasonable prices”
21 Jul 2017
“Great food and great service ”
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8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
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1400 3rd Street Prom, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2322
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I dont know what to say that other already haven't. Bella is an Italian eatery in what looks like an old English-style news stand in the busy third street promenade at Santa Monica Blvd. The Pollo 'panini' combo which came with a side of salad...More

Thank CndTrvlr042
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I ordered Salmon Bagel with coffee latte for breakfast. The salmon is very fresh and the bagel is crunch outside and soft at the inside. I will definetely come back again when visit Santa Monica

Thank Sandra1412
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Santa Monica is expensive so this little gem is a real find. Good Italian sandwiches at an affordable price. Soft drinks also. Great gelato. I think they make it there or at the sister restaurant Lacanda Del Lago, which is on the promenade at Arizona...More

Thank jeanjeni2003
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for dinner, portions are perfect sizes and the prizes are reasonable. I would visit again for sure.

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Good coffee, tasty panino and quick service helped to ensure this place did it's job and kept me fed and watered without fuss.

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Popped in for coffee and cake when passing. Great coffee and chocolate flatbread at reasonable prices. Called a few days late grabbing a Panini and coffee, which was far better than my Cheesecake Factory meal the previous night plus Quick efficient service.

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Good healthy menu choice at a good location where you can choose to take away or eat at the venue. It does involve waiting for your order to be prepared, but in our experience, it was worth the wait.

Thank JCHodges
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We dropped in here for lunch on our first day in Santa Monica. It is located in the 3rd Street promenade and serves good sandwiches, focacia's etc.. It also has ice cream for the kids. We enjoyed our lunch and would have no hesitation in...More

Thank Troy010
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We tried the pancetta & eggs with a Nutella latte, nice food, nothing fancy, quick service, well priced, nice location, we would eat here again if in the area

Thank Brooke W
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Loved the atmosphere on the promenade and more so that it was open relatively early - hard to get a breakfast in Santa Monica other than McDonald's at 8. The idea of a panini looked good but in reality was just another name for toasted...More

Thank RonWamberal
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
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 3rd Street Prom, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2322
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-394-3400
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