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Del Frisco's Grille

1551 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2108
+1 310-395-7333
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (86 reviews)
“lemon cake” (7 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
1551 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2108
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1 - 10 of 627 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Myself, my husband and my husbands uncle ate here and all agreed that it was one of the best steaks we've ever had. I have my steak bleu and often it comes out cold in the middle but not here, it was heated all the...More

Thank LRH1706
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Grille Prime Cheeseburger was recommended to me by a friend. Wow was this amazing. A toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickles, not one by two juicy beef patties topped with their signature sloppy sauce and melty cheese dripping down the sides....More

Thank chrisdziuba
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was our first night in Santa Monica and the kids were hungry for a burger! It was amazing, they said! The grown ups had steaks which were fine along with wine! It was an ok dinner, nothing to brag about it.

Thank Gia L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked into the restaurant on a Sunday with no reservations and was seated within a couple of minutes. It's located on ocean drive near the pier. The outdoor seating is a plus. The menu has a great selection. We had the baby back ribs, fries,a...More

Thank 722Lola88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was close with the right view. It also happened the food and service was really good. I would definitely recommend.

Thank E C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here after checking out the Santa Monica Pier right across the street. Chose the outdoor seating option since they had heaters outside. Staff was friendly, food and cocktails were good. Might have given them 5 stars if my burger didn’t have to be sent...More

Thank delpuertoRS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This steak I had was possibly the best if not close to the best I have had, it was cooked perfectly and my uncle who was with me which happens to be a master butcher in London agreed with how good it was. Highly recommend...More

Thank Superhoopsa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ask for Nicole to be your server. One of the best we have ever had! Friendly, knowledgeable, attentive. The food was also very good. I'd recommend the NY Sirloin -- perfectly cooked and prime meat. Also, the chicken in the oven is very good.

Thank Sakman73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our Texan server was knowledgeable and friendly (and also skilled at the upsell). Good wine selection, even if pricey. Others in my party enjoyed the twin fillet special immensely. Our large group was easily accommodated with a reservation. Beautiful location. Two thumbs up.

Thank lilbsmom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked an 830p table (Saturday) and when we showed up on time the hostess said that folks weren’t leaving as fast as expected and said it would be 10-15 mins. So we went to the bar. 30 mins later went to check and was...More

Thank Kirk G
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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
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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rb252
12 September 2015|
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Response from Rikstar26 | Reviewed this property |
Not unless you want yo end up in the lockup! Why would you put a question like this on TripAdvisor?
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barbara l
6 January 2015|
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Response from Marietta N | Reviewed this property |
Hi Barbara I don't conduct tours for other people. I am a couple traveller with my husband. We enjoy trying new places to explore and eat the local food. Marietta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1551 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-395-7333
  • E-mail
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