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2901 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2919
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:30 am - 8:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Perth WA
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62 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Very very friendly staff. Very clean Starbucks. Could not get wifi when we visited. And the coffee. ....not bad

Thank Janny_9
Santa Monica, California
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This Starbucks seems clean and busy with limited seating. A good choice for internet since I was able to upload video very quickly when I needed to. Otherwise, just another Starbucks.

Thank jordanelle13
New York City, New York
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709 reviews
471 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 900 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

I was early for a meeting around the corner and being thirsty had a ice cold Vanilla Bean, Always a good idea on a warm day.

Thank jeremy t
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012 via mobile

Thanks to the friendly Lady helping me choose the right Coffee =) i dont remember her name but she has a beautiful smile and greeted me with excellent service.

Thank Stephanie L
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

The Starbucks on the Santa Monica 3rd Street Promenade is the busiest Starbucks I have ever seen. In spite of that you never have to wait long to place your order. Amazingly the staff never loses their friendly upbeat charm. Even at the end of their shift, after getting pounded for 6-7 hours they are still friendly and upbeat. Amazing.... More 

Thank Brock M
Jackson, Mi
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117 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

The coffee is good and the staff is kind. All the patrons get along and help each other. Not a big indoors but a nice size patio. Close to the beach. Plenty of plugs. Clean.

Thank justjoe2
Malden, Massachusetts, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

The staff was very friendly and quickly learned my name and had a smile for me when I'd come in. Fast service even though they were busybusy!

Thank Lisa H
San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

My drink was made quickly, and the barista was really funny, cracking jokes as he took my order.

Thank hbud75
Santa Monica, California
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2011

All in all and average Starbucks. If you're looking at reviews for Starbucks I assume that you like their coffee and are looking for information regarding service and atmosphere. We all love Starbucks product, and most of the time I get great service. At this location its pretty good. I've never had a mistake in my order. I normally am... More 

Thank briantesh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Open Hours
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
5:30 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Santa Monica

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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 coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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