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Fritto Misto

601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
+1 310-458-2829
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (126 reviews)
“bread” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
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Reviewed 21 March 2015

We've been eating at Fritto Misto for over a decade. It is a simple, moderately priced Italian restaurant with good food and service. The only down side is they don't take reservations for less than six guests and at times there is a long wait...More

1  Thank Shuuz
Reviewed 4 March 2015

This small Italian restaurant had the feel of a local eatery. I noticed many of the regulars bringing their own wine bottles. Food was very good, especially the sweet potato ravioli. Good service. Energetic, a little bit noisy, but not too much.

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Reviewed 21 February 2015

a "neighborhood" Italian with Latin influence restaurant. The red pepper fettuccine in a garlic cream source was out of this world. The service was outstanding and a great wine list at fantastic prices. Small list but well chosen. When our server found out this was...More

2  Thank don9611
Reviewed 18 February 2015

They offer pasta in a lot of different combinations you can also create your own based on your personal taste they trend to put too much staff in it, like: pasta plus cheese, plus meet, plus mashroom, plus cream,plus who knows what but this is...More

1  Thank MariacriistinaHeller
Reviewed 5 February 2015

We visited this place after seeing good reviews on Tripadvisor. After a day of sightseeing and wondering around the pier we were all looking a bit tired and messy, so after passing multiple restaurants which looked far too upscale for us, we came across the...More

1  Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

Large dishes of pasta and a meat for 12$ their Pink sauce was the table favorite, they are very generous with their sauce portions which is great to dip the free bread in also, if we had a microwave could of easily been two meals...More

Thank stephen d
Reviewed 24 January 2015

went here tonight as a quick last minute dinner plan with the family after a busy week. A lot of people had recommended it as a 'great' place. I would probably say it was average. The dishes were traditional Italian and if you want a...More

Reviewed 23 January 2015

We didn’t feel like cooking on New Years Eve, so decided to try this place. Our son and his wife reported consistently seeing lines at this restaurant at dinner time. We we’re thankful that we came early: by 6:00 PM there were no tables available!...More

1  Thank J3Pilot
Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

Nice food ! Waiters are very friendly and the food comes out of the kitchen real fast. Good size dishes that can be shared. Deserves being ranked best Italian in Santa Monica.

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 3 January 2015

I noticed that the tripadvisor reviews for Fritto Misto were pretty positive, so we headed over on a Saturday night to check it out. After circling the restaurant a couple of times we found metered parking at the Blue Bus parking area close by. We...More

Thank bikerchick66
Santa Monica
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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
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13 March 2018|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure it is not. Only beer and wine available.
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8 March 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-458-2829
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