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True Food Kitchen

€€ - €€€American, , Vegetarian Friendly
395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
+1 310-593-8300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate lunch with some friends. Food for both vegans and carnivores. The food was fresh and tasted amazing. The waiter was nice and accommodating. Truly a wholesome positiv visit.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ate breakfast at this restaurant the food was fresh and healthy as well as tasty .The service was fantastic and the coffee good . Great vibe in this quirky space . Highly recommend a visit to this restaurant!

Thank trickytrac
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had two delicious meals here. We liked it so much the first night, we came back again before leaving for home! Friendly waitstaff, hip atmosphere & delicious food! GF/Vegan options were amazing! I had the GF Pan Roasted Chicken dish & it was wonderful!...More

Thank NatalieEllen
Reviewed 1 week ago

And yummy food! My daughter who lives near by told us about this place and its awesome!!!!! Its close to downtown you cant miss it. very clean!

Thank Misonix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great outdoor space and a wide selection of fresh and innovative salads. Service very good, abroad selection of wine by the glass and but a few local drafts. Well worth the visit.

Thank Riskm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

True food has a great California vibe. We had a starter of watermelon and tomatoes. It was creative, but boring. The Lasagna was outstanding. The steak tacos were forgettable. The service was average at best. Our server struggled to open our wine.

Thank scottandmaryg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food. Lovely lovely service. Look at the menu before you go. We wish we did. Chocolate cake was lovely

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three food is a place to take anyone . The menu is seasonal . One thing I like about this place is it has options for vegans , carnivores , gluten intolerant and even the fussiest eater can be satisfied. Plus, they have cocktails.

Thank Buckynjumbo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took mom there for a healthy and delicious brunch. Everything on the menu was fresh and service was excellent.

Thank DaizyB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Both our starters, main dishes and deserts have been really delicious. I had the dumplings with white truffle oil, the Thai noodles with prawns and the Chai pudding, and could not have been more satisfied. On top, Enrico was attentive and observant and was key...More

Thank Christian L
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Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
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Anne S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Melissa B | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask them to be sure. They know how well they can segregate the kitchen and if you might be at risk for contamination.
2 September 2016|
Response from KimTherese | Reviewed this property |
Sorry apart from Jasmine,?i don't know the other ingredients, but it is really delicious!
26 August 2016|
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Response from dirkj0t | Reviewed this property |
Don't underestimate the power of Google! "true food kitchen santa monica" will get you there. (We cannot post links here so I can not be more specific)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-593-8300
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