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True Food Kitchen

395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Suite 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
+1 310-593-8300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Suite 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been there a few times now, and it never lets me down. Good organic food and drinks. A must in Santa Monica

Thank Mon67
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took trip advisors advice and am glad I did. The service was perfect. The food (chicken pita for me) was excellent. Healthy and tasty. The apple soda was amazing. Even the coffee was excellent. Highly recommend this place.

Thank 764paulg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love TFK! Always healthy always yummy-easygoing with accommodations gf Ff vegan but still make an awesome burger-love their gluten-free humus too.

Thank alp222018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect mid price range dining option . Hostess and server were super friendly and helpful in explaining the dishes. Casual inside and outside dining.

Thank Sun4FunGuy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have been to a few of the True Food Kitchens. We are never disappointed. The food is excellent and healthy with several choices. We were especially impressed with the butternut squash pie --- wow! I would go again just to have a slice. BTW...More

Thank Kirk47
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very friendly service and food. Its a lively restaurant that is often times packed. Try the edamame dumplings. Also try the homemade juices and smoothies.

Thank X8614VWjeffs
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Good, nutritious food, great service, well priced. We tries their food 4 times during our week in santa monica and each time was great!

Thank lumibac
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner at the True food kitchen and an excellent healthy menu and friendly staff. Anyone looking for a nice restaurant with good food choices must visit.

Thank Jgud
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

My wife is vegetarian and this was perfect for her. They also have meat dishes. The cauliflower appetizer was out of this world as was the soup. Pomegranate margarita very different and tasty. Service friendly and quick. Highly recommend!

Thank docbob1962
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Healthy good quality food, creative dishes. Staff are friendly and fun. Location is great for shopping and not far from the beach. Outside seating is fine. WiFi is weak.

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Anne S
April 8, 2017|
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Response from melissabarronton | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask them to be sure. They know how well they can segregate the kitchen and if you might be at risk for contamination.
September 1, 2016|
Response from KimTherese | Reviewed this property |
Sorry apart from Jasmine,?i don't know the other ingredients, but it is really delicious!
August 25, 2016|
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Response from dirkj0t | Reviewed this property |
Don't underestimate the power of Google! "true food kitchen santa monica" will get you there. (We cannot post links here so I can not be more specific)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Suite 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-593-8300
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