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Amelia's

2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
+1 310-396-9095
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (8 reviews)
“polenta cake” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
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1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way to the Santa Monica beach. It was excellent! In particular we loved the panini and the iced tea. We ate outside as it was quite warm indoors. A lovely spot to grab a bite to...More

Thank Ottawatraveller547
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amelia’s smokes their own porchetta! The sandwich was incredible. The service, staff and family know how to run an exceptional cafe. We loved talking to the staff and enjoyed their appreciation for the art of conversation :)

Thank ACBam
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This small family owned coffee and panini shop is a gem. I have been going here for 13 years because it's that good. The portions are huge, the coffee is excellent, service is amazing. The breakfast egg sandwich with prosciutto is my favorite and the...More

Thank KittyMartone
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The comfy cozy atmosphere coupled with delicious pastries, paninis, and lattes made for a delightful breakfast on our first day in LA. The owner took the time us feel so accommodated with our party of six and give us advice about places to see on...More

Thank Scott H
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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Unbelievable service! Family run restaurant with the most delicious Italian sandwiches I’ve had outside of Italy! Amelia is an amazing woman as is her husband and son. They treat each customer as part of their family. True gem in Santa Monica and a must go!...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for brunch with our family of 4 for the best food we have had in the USA so far. Highly recommend this friendly little place

Thank Sarah Y
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Only had coffee and cake here but the food looked excellent. What makes this place stand out is the service, the guy in the counter (didn’t get his name, sorry). He clearly enjoys his job and his customer service is outstanding. It’s a shame we...More

Thank danaeboy
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

After an early flight from the east coast, we walked to this great little place for breakfast/lunch based on our time difference. Undecided and starving, I followed the recommendation for the avocado toast. It was amazing! I was a little weary as I have had...More

1  Thank Travelingirl257
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Amelias is a true gem. No surprise they are ranked as no1. The food (breakfast sandwich) was absolutely amazing, and so was also their coffee and orange juice. But whats equally important is the atmosphere and the people. Well, at Amelias, also this is beyond....More

2  Thank Kenneth N
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Gem of a place right next to our seashore hotel. Owners are fun and friendly and patrons ditto. Great place to get a breakfast panini and coffee.

Thank crystalcatSandiego
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-396-9095
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