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3rd, Santa Monica, CA
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Ranked #80 of 573 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Californian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: new Andrew Weil restaurant in mall
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English first
Spring Hill, Kansas
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64 reviews 64 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This was my first visit to True Food and I will absolutely be back! The entire menu was so healthy and the options were terrific. Plus, the location can't be beat!

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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I had never gone into a restaurant before with this kind of concept. But I was pleasantly surprised with what I ended up eating. For a starter I got the Tortilla soup and it was very tasteful. Then had the street tacos for the main course. I recommend both of these dishes. The service is very cool, hip, and helpful... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We really loved the healthy kale salad and gluten free pizza. It is just up the street from a great yoga studio and we were really hungry. This place hit the spot! The outdoor patio is really pleasant. I could eat at this spot every day. I want to try what the other diners were eating as well. Our server... More 

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Sevastopol, Ukraine
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

Disappointed because the food is too expensive and tasteless. I expect more from a $$$ restaurant than to mush vegetarian ingredients together randomly and watch people pretend it is the best food in town.

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Montreal, Canada
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Excellent good, good ambiance. Place to go if there is nô crois waiting for. We went for lunch 2 Times and for dinner, once. Clean, good music, smooth personnal. Organic good and not very expensive. To try.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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216 reviews 216 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Was really disappointed in this place ! The food was VERY expensive - way over priced, and almost everything we ordered was rather bland and tasteless. We did like the lentil dip we ordered, except they charged us $10.00 for 1/3 cup of dip that came with 5 crackers and about 4 pieces of celery and 4 slices of cucumber!... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Yummy meal. Really nice ambiance, fresh, well prepared food and nice selection. Loved the curry dish with shrimp and the sea bass tacos. Kids menu is excellent too - so glad to visit a restaurant that does not serve chicken nuggets and fries and macaroni and cheese - selection was great and our kids loved it.

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San Diego, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This is a nice [lace to eat. The food was good and the ambiance was vibrant. We had salads and soup. We really enjoyed it.

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

Looking for California style but need gluten free choices. Thanks to Tripadvisor, found True Food. Dinner for two included edamame dumplings (awesome). The trout was recommended by the waiter and did not disappoint. Pizza was wood burning and very good. To finish, the flour less torte was amazing. Highly recommend.

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London, United Kingdom
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144 reviews 144 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We showed up without a reservation and ended up sitting by one of the bar tables. The food was really good quality and different from what you normally get in the US. I particularly liked the fusion dishes like the spicy hummus - but all dishes were good. The wine list and beer list was not extensive, but definitely big... More 

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Address: 3rd, Santa Monica, CA
Phone Number: 310-593-8300
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
Cuisine: Californian

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