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True Food Kitchen

395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
+1 310-593-8300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a great dinner here during our short stay in Santa Monica. Wanted an upscale casual place with healthy food choices and True Food Kitchen was perfect. Excellent GF options and just great overall food.

Thank LakeMichiganGirl
Reviewed 3 days ago

I took a friend here for a birthday dinner. It was Saturday evening and we were seated promptly because we had a reservation (otherwise a 30 minute wait). We ordered cocktails, an appetizer and entree each. The cocktails came first and were both overly sweet...More

Thank _dt_arch
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Grass fed burger, poke bowl, Mediterranean chicken pita. Burger and pita were 10/10, would get again. Thought the poke bowl sauce was a little strange but still pretty good, fresh tuna. The kale as a side could have used some acidity to cut the bitterness...More

Thank Kat N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was excellent - fish tacos and guacamole a real treat. Service on the Ball. We were in and out within 45 mins. Don’t bother booking, we did and It made no difference what so ever as we still had to wait a bit. Ps....More

Thank MikeDimelow
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The menu is made from organic ingredients, and yet it’s so delicious. We tried the pizza, the burger, and the tacos, which were all great. A great option for lunch when around Santa Monica place or third street promenade.

Thank aalmarzooq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had diner with our family and enjoyed a very good evening. The place is nice and trendy with good background lounge music. All the tastes of our meals and drinks were outstanding and service was at good level. The Curry’s are fantastic and spicy...More

Thank Graafjesontour
Reviewed 1 week ago

I met my friend Annie for dinner and we both had a really nice dinner here. I had the Salmon, which was great. I'm not usually a Margarita drinker, but I tried the Skinny Margarita, and loved it!

Thank SupaFrank
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very good lunch though it was extremly busy the service was very friendly! The vegetarian and vegan options are amazing and the food is very clean, fresh and healthy. Absolutely perfect for everyone who‘s lookin‘ for a casual lunch or dinner.

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great clean food, surprisingly good drinks too. Catered for the kids well, good easy location with privacy. Indoor or outdoor space. Definitely worth a visit

Thank edwardp88
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went out eating after visiting the beaches in Santa Monica. Food and service were ok. Unfortunately our young son forgot his glasses and hat in the restaurant. As we leave back to Europe in 3 days we asked the manager if it would be...More

Thank RikkieN
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Anne S
April 8, 2017|
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Response from Melissa B | 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
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 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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