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2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
+1 310-396-9095
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  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of variety for those who want coffee, pastry, breakfast or lunch. The owners and staff are part of the community and deliver high quality everything.

Thank SMOgal
Reviewed 1 week ago

They made my day!!! I had the great breakfast here. Excellent coffee, frittata and yammy lemon croissant. Highly reccomend!

Thank svet-svet
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

The food here seems very good quality and not too expensive. My other half had a vegetarian option and said it was quite tasty and filling.

Thank spinningphotography
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Living just off Main Street in Santa Monica allows for me a variety of wonderful food options. By far my favorite... Amelia’s. It’s not just that the food is consistently good, it’s the entire ambience that goes along with it. This small, family bistro offers...More

1  Thank kaysiekent
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We stopped here for a quick lunch on our way to the Santa Monica beach. It was excellent! In particular we loved the panini and the iced tea. We ate outside as it was quite warm indoors. A lovely spot to grab a bite to...More

1  Thank Ottawatraveller547
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Amelia’s smokes their own porchetta! The sandwich was incredible. The service, staff and family know how to run an exceptional cafe. We loved talking to the staff and enjoyed their appreciation for the art of conversation :)

Thank ACBam
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This small family owned coffee and panini shop is a gem. I have been going here for 13 years because it's that good. The portions are huge, the coffee is excellent, service is amazing. The breakfast egg sandwich with prosciutto is my favorite and the...More

1  Thank KittyMartone
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

The comfy cozy atmosphere coupled with delicious pastries, paninis, and lattes made for a delightful breakfast on our first day in LA. The owner took the time us feel so accommodated with our party of six and give us advice about places to see on...More

1  Thank Scott H
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Unbelievable service! Family run restaurant with the most delicious Italian sandwiches I’ve had outside of Italy! Amelia is an amazing woman as is her husband and son. They treat each customer as part of their family. True gem in Santa Monica and a must go!...More

1  Thank Wanderer658739
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Stopped by for brunch with our family of 4 for the best food we have had in the USA so far. Highly recommend this friendly little place

Thank Sarah Y
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
06:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2645 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4001
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-396-9095
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