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262 26th St, Santa Monica, CA 90402-2571
+1 310-260-1355
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Jul 22, 2017
“Great Casual Mexican”
Jan 13, 2017
“Casual dining with decent food”
Closed Now
$$ - $$$
262 26th St, Santa Monica, CA 90402-2571
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Reviewed July 22, 2017

Mid afternoon in a technical review of project with the owner of the company.and we are beginning to get hungry. We walk downstairs to the street and the owner askes what cuisine we want to try. Not being from the area we asked what was...More

Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

This is a place you can go with kids. The food is good and the kids will enjoy it. They don't mind if the children are loud or messy. They have good things for adults too and some healthy options for adults.

Thank travelingworkingmom
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We have been going to Kay N' Dave's for 13 years. It was started in 1991 by a local attorney. The restaurant has 3 locations and is my favorite Mexican restaurant. I worked in a Mexican place as a youth and lived in El Paso,...More

Thank Dougcspencer
Reviewed June 29, 2016

OK lets get one thing out of the way... the food here isn't the absolute best in the world. It also isn't die hard authentic Mexican food. Lets talk about what it is: Consistently good food that is MUCH healthier than typical Mexican fair that...More

Thank Nate L
Reviewed April 15, 2016

This place is the...worst! Service was slow and indifferent...food was below mediocre (black beans tasted the same as the cheese enchilada, which tasted the same as the rice---and the taste was sort of tangy/metallic. The waiter was slow, forgot one drink order (out of three...More

Thank David L
Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

Location: Santa Monica Atmosphere: pleasantly themed, clean, friendly Staff: nice Menu: standard Mexican Meal: quesadilla Prices: average Visit Again: maybe Recommend To Friends: if they are in the neighborhood

Thank Nicole P
Reviewed November 25, 2015

Kay & Dave's Cantina is on 26th just across from the Brentwood Mart and they serve up good Mexican food & healthy bits as well. Great tasting food and nice service. Had their combo w chile relleno & taco carne asada, plus rice & beans....More

Thank David B L
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Right from the start, this is a cozy restaurant in the Santa Monica/Brentwood area. We had an early dinner here as we had spent all day at the Getty and were hungry for a great restaurant. The restaurant is quite cozy with small wood tables...More

Thank Ashish N
Reviewed September 15, 2014

This place is delicious and we used to bring our very young children and no body minded if they were fussy or loud. That being said, it has very high quality food that I really enjoy. Love the soup, love the guac, love the salmon....More

1  Thank travelingworkingmom
Reviewed June 7, 2014

Really enjoyed the fish tacos as a light dinner. The margarita was made with agave wine since they didn't have tequila and it was still tasty.

1  Thank Elizabeth R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 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 - 9:30 PM
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 262 26th St, Santa Monica, CA 90402-2571
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-260-1355
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