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The Misfit Restaurant & Bar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Bar, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene

Location and contact

Menu

OUR DAILY SOUPS + SALADS
$8.0
Wild Mushroom Soup
crispy sage
$8.0
Coconut Carrot Soup
chili oil, lime zest, micro basil
$9.0
Chicken Tortilla Soup
roasted chicken, avocado, lime
$13.0
Lgo Café Brussel Sprout Salad
the original, almonds, dried berries, manchego
$14.0
Shredded Kale + Quinoa Salad
sunflower seeds, grapes, preserved lemon, manchego, parmesan
FROM OUR LOCAL MARKET
All sourced from santa monica's arizona avenue farmers market. Vegetables and soups will vary and can change due to market availability
$12.0
Avocado Toast
bub and grandma's red wheat sourdough, tamai farms artisan baby tomato, burrata
$10.0
County Line Organic Melon
la quercia prosciutto, greens, pink peppercorn
$10.0
Blistered Sugar Snap Peas
tendrils, mint, soffrito
$9.0
Israeli Cucumber Salad
cherry tomato, arbequina olives, feta, za'atar
$11.0
Local Spinach Salad
cherry tomato, garcia farms citrus, creamy aleppo dressing, breadcrumbs
TO BE SHARED
we recommend our burgers rare or medium rare / any burger served on gluten free bread or adam + eve style n/c (+ cage free fried egg n/c)
$13.0
Chickpea Wraps
organic butter lettuce, smoked almonds, pickled apple, house made sambal
$7.0
House Made Shoestring French Fries
kennebec, hand cut
$16.0
Prime Rib French Dip Nik Niks
sliced to order, house made jus, mayo, the original king's hawaiian roll
$23.0
Crispy Lobster Nik Niks
pancetta, tomato, spicy russian, the original king's hawaiian roll
$22.0
Delicious Bbq Salmon
served with arugula salad, omega-3 galore
$14.0
$23.0
Tuna Tataki
daikon sprouts, dry roasted edamame, spicy ginger vinaigrette
$14.0
Baked Mac + Cheese
green chili, brown rice pasta - gluten free!
$16.0
Crispy Chicken Sandwich
jidori chicken breast, fennel-apple slaw, spicy mayo
$15.0
The Misfit Burger**
strauss grass fed beef, cheddar, tomato, onion, mayo, house cured pickles
$15.0
Green Chile Burger**
strauss grass fed beef, roasted fresh anaheim chilies, cheddar
RISE + SHINE
$5.0
Housemade Butter Croissant
homemade butter & seasonal preserves
$11.0
Vegan Superfood Granola
housemade nut milk, pudwill farms fresh fruit (sub greek yogurt n/c)
$14.0
French Breakfast
croissant, fennel cured salami, artisanal cheese, fruit, homemade butter & preserves
$13.0
House Cured Salmon on Toast
cucumber, red onion, tarragon goat cheese, over easy egg
$14.0
Shakshuka
moroccan braised eggs, spicy tomato gravy, harissa, lebni
$10.0
Famous French Pancakes
honey, organic berries, crème fraiche
$12.0
Misfit Quiche
gruyere, fine herbs, mixed greens
$12.0
Classic French Omelet
spinach, mozzarella, white cheddar, herbs
$12.0
Egg White Omelet
spinach, mozzarella, white cheddar, herbs
$15.0
Chilaquiles
baked tortillas, roasted chicken, salsa verde, ranchero sauce, oaxaca cheese, fried egg
GELATO
$4.0
Pistachio
$4.0
Mint Chocolate Chunk
$4.0
Whiskey Caramel
$4.0
Strawberry
$4.0
Meyer Lemon
About
New restaurant near the walking mall in Santa Monica CA
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After the Rose Parade we were treated to a trip to Santa Monica. When it came time for dinner we found Misfits. It was happy hour and it was buzzing. They had a number of unusual cocktails on their menu and during happy hour they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 248henryb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great meal surrounded by relaxed and comfortable decor. Food was great, fresh and prepared exactly to order. Serving of fries was large enough for 4 people. I had the ahi burger and really enjoyed it.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank James_DriveMada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really relished the "Thunderbird" cocktails I ordered, finding them well balanced and a pleasure to drink. I chose the baja shrimp ceviche and enjoyed the flavor, but wasn't really wowed. My husband enjoyed his food too, but I think what we liked best was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank emgailm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great ambiance with sophisticated cocktails. This place is really good right off the 3rd street promenade. High ceilings, huge antique mirrors and floor to ceiling bookcases behind the bar. The cucumber cocktail is delicious. Is one of the best dining experiences I have had in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MegHaleM
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Can't understand the popularity of this place other than the prices which are reasonable. Has gone downhill since last year!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Richard C
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

This was an excellent find in Santa Monica! Excellent service, drinks, and food. The decor is amazing! I loved everything about this place! We will be back!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SarahFergy
Reviewed 8 November 2018

...with a creative menu. Enjoyed lunch here. Giant bowl of french fries, enough to share with two other people, very tasty. Chicken sandwich was great, too. Good service. Prices fair enough. Would come back soon.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SanNic44
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had dinner here on Sunday night this past week. The food was great, the drinks were delicious. Had the Chicken Sandwich which was hearty and not overly breaded like you get in some places. They missed one of the food items, but promptly fixed it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank alamew
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Great location at end of Santa Monica Bvd. Staff very friendly and relaxed, food for thought and drinks at reasonable prices. Easy to spend an afternoon here with friends.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Arnold B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Came here on a Sunday evening around 6pm and got seated immediately, the crowd came soon after. Service was great, she recommended some great dishes, highly recommend both sliders on the menu, the shrimp service and the kale quinoa salad (probably my favorite to my...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank morganyyang
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