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Tender Greens

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201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“salad” (96 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
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Reviewed November 14, 2014

After a birthday party, we decided to walk around with my friends to find a place to eat. We had something planned but then we saw Tender Greens. It looked so open and free, we were immediately drawn to the place and walked inside. Honestly,...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

This place is refreshing! High quality food at a reasonable price. My wife and I ate here two days in a row because we liked it so much. Also the portion sizes are generous and you won't go home hungry.

1  Thank GregTrav28
Reviewed October 15, 2014

Found this place by accident and was very impressed with the quality of the food. Quick service place but the food was being prepared as it was asked for so enjoyed it. /very cheap but very nice

Thank Ruth035
Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed in Santa Monica for 5 nights and came to tender greens 3 times, it's that's great! It was actually our tour guide who recommended it to us so thought we'd give it a try. Yes the queues are long but...More

Thank Beth R
Reviewed September 27, 2014

The lunch queues are here for a reason. A great place to stop for a super tasty and healthy lunch. Some very tasty salads and drinks on offer in a great restaurant format for people eating in or taking out. We'll worth checking out.

Thank KCB1980
Reviewed September 25, 2014

Was not a planned stop but saw the line to get in & wasn't sure what to expect. Awesome Surprise of Fresh Choices prepared in front of you. Amongst our group of friends, we had the Chicken, Beef, Salads & Soups. You have a choice...More

Thank sharon n
Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tender greens is amazing! Its the perfect restaurant to dine with friends, fussy eaters or to simply grab a take away. You pick your sides and salads and they choose either meat, fish or grilled veggies to top it all off. They have decadent deserts...More

Thank Yolanda84
Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were looking for fresh and healthy food in a quiet street Tender Greens was just what we were looking for. Food great environment clean and welcoming. Would love to have a Tender Greens in Australia.

1  Thank christine c
Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

At first I had some doubts about this order-prepare-checkout counter like restaurant, but, man it was good! Nice well prepared steak, spinach w/goatcheese and hazelnut salad, sweetcorn bread, apricot crumble cake, cherry berry, it was good! Now I know why there are lines in front...More

1  Thank TomWildenburg
Reviewed July 23, 2014

I very much enjoy going to Tender Greens with my wife, or with friends. The whole process is different from the time you get in line to order your food, to the time, you pay for it. Many people get the process wrong and this...More

Thank battmast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: 310-587-2777
Opened Sept 2011
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