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Coast Beach Cafe & Bar

1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Ranked #69 of 572 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Price range: $21 - $50
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Appian Way
Transit: Pico Blvd - Ocean Avenue
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Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
602 reviews 602 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
301 helpful votes 301 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

Had brunch at Coast last Sunday and...never again. Really a bad experience: poor food and scarce service. Had not been to Coast for a couple of years and things have changed since. Had ordered a burger and asked for it to be "rare" and instead got "something" that was more than well done. We had also ordered an omelette: tasteless... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I thought about staying at Shutters when picking a hotel to stay in Santa Monica. Santa Monica has fabulous sunsets yet the area to watch them having a drink outside at Shutters only has seats for 20... So i went down to Coast. The bar was packed. For a 5 star hotel, i would expect more class. This felt like... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great drinks, great view, relaxed and good fun. What more do you want in a bar? Very knowledgeable bartenders, plus the atmosphere in the place was great. Nice place to bookend a walk on the beach.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

After reading some negative reviews on yelp we were pleasantly surprised with the food and service at this restaurant. Our waitress was very friendly, we ate outside.

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New York City, New York
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50 reviews 50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Maybe bring a flashlight and wear neon? Don't go there when hungry? The food itself is fine. the wait will kill you.

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Waupaca, WI
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86 reviews 86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Nice seafood place located inside the Shutters Hotel. Service was excellent. Prices not bad for a 5 star hotel. There is a wide variety of seafood plus hamburgers, steak and pasta. Also had breakfast here which was excellent. Portions are large. location is right on the beach.

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Los Angeles, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Right on the beach next to the bike-path. You can see the beach and beautiful sunsets from the bar! Best Grilled Calarmari dish I've ever had. Good drinks too!

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Lovely restaurant right near the beach. I had the Dungeness crab salad, lovely fresh lettuce and sweet flavoursome tomatoes but the crab was too salty for my taste. Hubby had a lobster roll with a beautiful salad that was delicious. Staff was slightly remote, but we are used to that in Australia, so no real problem.

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Houston, Texas
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78 reviews 78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I would recommend Coast for brunch for a leisurely day or for a special casual event. There are two hotel restaurants at Shutters, the lower level one is Coast. The service was excellent. The nicoise salad was excellent, well proportioned and well seasoned. I also enjoyed a taste of the corn beef hash which was also flavorful. The peach trifle... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Food was great, mojitos and margaritas excellent, staff friendly and helpful. Lovely atmosphere, not surprised it was always busy.

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Additional Information about Coast Beach Cafe & Bar

Address: 1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone Number: 310-581-7714
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 50
Cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Seafood, Steakhouse

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