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La Vecchia Cucina

2654 Main St, Ste D, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4053
310-399-7979
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Ranked #5 of 566 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Ocean Park
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English first
Portland, Maine
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

Based on others' reviews, we came here to celebrate the completion of our daughter's cross country bike trip. WE WERE NOT DISAPPOINTED. Food was great, staff very friendly and informative, and we lingered to no one's irritation! Would go back in a heartbeat, but we're from Maine!

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Hong Kong, China
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

Our friends are regulars here. We were a party of. 6 and had a mix of seafood, pasta and pizzas. We started off with a huge bruschetta which had been cut into 6 slices - delicious. The ariabata penne was delicious with quite a lot of garlic. The mashed potatoes are a house speciality and soon disappeared off the plates.... More

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Reykjavik, Iceland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

La Vecchia Cucina is a real Italian restaurant with great food and good atmosphere. I recommend for foodies.

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

What more can I say.... My husband and I had a delicious meal in an inviting atmosphere with pleasant staff. Keep up the good work.

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n ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

My husband and I booked this restaurant for my birthday while on holiday in Santa Monica. Our waitress was Liz and she was extremely attentive throughout our meal. The starter bread and garlic oil was lovely and our main courses were delicious. At the end of our dinner I was presented with a panna cotta dessert with Happy Birthday written... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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123 reviews 123 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

On first entering the very tight little dining room of this well-recommended eatery one is assailed by a wave of noise - no doubt from its happy customers. The tables might be a little close together for some people's comfort (ditto the noise) but it certainly is a very cheery vibe. My wife and I had the calamari (excellente), followed... More

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Santa Monica, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

family owned and it shows. Food is always good, menu changes excellent. One down side is it can be noisy. Starter bread and dipping oil is wonderful (if you love garlic!).

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Santa Monica, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

You'll Love La Vecchia's Authentic, Delicious Italian food! The Ambiance is Fabulous with it's candle lit tables. Make sure when you make a reservation, to ask which day live Jazz is playing...Nothing beats siting at it's Bar, sipping some wine and listening to live Music!

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is a 5 star restaurant. I had lasagna and my wife had another kind of pasta. The price was about 20 USD per dish and they were worth every single cent we paid. We had beef carpaccio for appetizer which was also excellent. The tiramisu at the end was the best dessert I ever had and I am not... More

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Corrales, NM
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153 reviews 153 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stopped here for dinner on a very busy night with no reservations and were seated right away. There is a good vibrant atmosphere. Great Italian food. The linguini pescatore was literally filled with seafood. The linguini mare e monte pesto was indeed creamy and the rotolo alla brace was simply delicious. The service was very good. The wine list... More

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Additional Information about La Vecchia Cucina

Address: 2654 Main St, Ste D, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4053
Phone Number: 310-399-7979
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Italian

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