Famous for its iconic pier and walkable Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica has the right kind of restaurant for just about everyone, from the casual to the fine dining end of the spectrum. While there are tourist traps galore (and a fair amount of restaurants that don’t necessarily stand out), there are also hidden gems and noteworthy destinations to be found all over the standalone city — and not just next to the ocean. From whimsical Midwestern fare to pristine Italian-style seafood, here now are 18 superb Santa Monica restaurants to try.
Added: Citrin, Crudo e Nudo, Socalo, Goodboybob, Cafe Ruisseau
Removed: Fritto Misto, Ingo’s Tasty Diner, Cha Cha Chicken, Tacos Por FavorRead More