Comfort Inn Santa Monica - West Los Angeles
2815 Santa Monica Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 828-5517
Fax: (310) 829-6084
Established in 1970, this one has never tried to reinvent itself into a trendy hot spot that so many sushi bars fall victim to. Flavor and fun have always been the top priorities here and it shows. Try the spicy tuna roll or a tasty rainbow roll made with some of the freshest fish in the city. Right on the corner of Wilshire and Yale, this place is centrally located to be considered the perfect neighborhood hangout. The crowd is full of locals who don't want to pose, but just want a good roll in a friendly atmosphere.
Named after the Vietnamese herb, Tiato is an eco- friendly restaurant that serves American and Vietnamese cuisine. With a belief in serving food essential for the body and the soul, most of the ingredients are grown in the cafe garden, ensuring its health as well as taste factor. The recipes are simple and inspired by 'Mother's-style cooking'. Sumptuous breakfast and lunch options are satisfying to the health-conscious without compromising on the taste. Don't forget to end your meal with a homemade dessert. Check website for their menus and more details.
Branding itself as a gourmet pizzeria and bakery, Milo & Olive is a Santa Monica favorite on the famous Wilshire Boulevard. Wood fired pizzas are charred to perfection with crispy, light crust and gooey fresh mozzarella cheese. Daily changing salads are inspired by farmers market finds with organic ingredients like vine ripened tomatoes and crunchy cucumbers. The morning hours sees a variety of delectable pastries made fresh from scratch, while the afternoons and evens features a selection of small plates aside from the pizza and salad. Baked breads, gourmet coffee, wine and craft beer round out the menu selections.
Located between Cloverfield Boulevard and 26th Street, Daily Grill has American traditional cuisine, steaks and seafood on offer. There are offices and residential also in the vicinity of the location, hence it is one of the neighborhood favorites for business meetings and private events in their two private rooms with a capacity of forty and eighty guests each. Their happy hour offerings are extremely reasonable, also check their 600 calorie menu which has healthier options without compromising on the taste. Call ahead for reservations.
Located on Wilshire Boulevard, this restaurant is a great place to relish organic fare. House-made Brioche, Smoked Roe, Peking Duck, Braised Short-ribs, and Kobe Rib-eye Steak do the rounds. The wine list is decent and the bar menu doesn't fail to satisfy. Wilshire can accommodate up to 200 people for a private gathering. Reservations required.
If you love tasting some authentic Mexican flavors then Tacos Punta Cabras is a must visit. Loved for their fish tacos, this place is known to serve great vegan menu too. Tacos Punta Cabras ensures having something for everyone by offering a gluten-free menu for the people with food allergies. Tacos Punta Cabras is committed to serving best delicacies in town, using finest quality handpicked ingredients. Savor the vibrant Mexican flavors at this restaurant.
Situated in an old, 1890s building, Bistro of Santa Monica demonstrates a romantic ambiance and serves delicious Italian food. With Italian music playing in the background, Bistro of Santa Monica has special lunch combos apart from their regular a la carte offerings. The a la carte menu features delicious seafood options, pasta, soup, salads and a lot more. You can also order your meal online for delivery and take out. Their banquet can be booked for private events. Get in touch with the management for more information.
Cafe Bizou serves authentic American delicacies and a hint of French dishes are featured on the menu as well. The restaurant is upscale hence its a great venue for business meetings, birthday parties etc. The decor is quite appealing to the eyes with plants on the corners, dim lamp-like lights and wooden furniture. Enjoy a full meal with your family or laze at the bar with your friends while you bite sumptuous bar snacks to go with your drink. Call ahead for reservations on +1 310 453 1004.
Against common expectations, Champagne French Bakery is as affordable as it is tasty. Inasmuch as its locations on the main drag of bustling downtown WeHo is a great boon, securing a non-stop flow of business through its doors, it is not the tourist element that earned the place its comfortable standing, but the delightful multitude of pastries, from eclairs to black forest cake, and flavorful sandwiches, with market-fresh handpicked ingredients served on freshly baked bread. Salads and soups are also on hand. You may choose to sit inside in the warming glow of glass displays or on the front patio, where unmatched people-watching is to be had throughout the day.
All sushi lovers know that Los Angeles is the best metropolis in America as far as the sushi talk goes. And chef Nobi Kusuhara's decade old practice as owner of Sasabune is as flourishing as ever. A popular lunch spot among teens and the working crowd, you will find most locals waiting for sumptuous sushi and sashimi in the spacious room. Notice the pattern in which the fish is cut and the almost perfect absence of oil in your Hamachi, which is just one of the magnanimous treats of the master chef. Why not go all the way to savor the Midas touch? Call ahead for hours.
Pizza? Earth Wind and Flour has dense, deep dish in both white or whole wheat and 24 toppings to choose from, or pick one of their 10 Greatest Creations. Lunchtime is packed with white collar workers from both ends of Wilshire Boulevard. Dinner is also packed with families, birthdays, and couples. Park your car with the valet or on the street if you don't mind the walk. A neighborhood favorite for 26 years, the Italian food has home sized servings; thick, rich, and heavy! Sit at their full bar and watch the gluttony or join in with your own slice of Chocolate Suicide Cake.
Stop by the Bergamot Cafe while browsing the 40 art galleries housed at The Bergamot Station Art Complex. Sit in the patio and enjoy your tasty meal while using the Wi-Fi connection. The Bergamot Cafe serves breakfast until 11am. Be sure to order one of the La Brea Bakery pastries. The lunch menu includes delectable, heart-healthy, hot and cold sandwiches on La Brea Bakery bread, homemade soups and a variety of salads. There is also a long list of hot and cold drinks including Mexican Mocha, hot spicy Chai, Bundaberg Ginger Brew and fresh mint lemonade.