We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Is this your business?
802 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2711
+1 310-393-9793
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“finger food” (4 reviews)
Open Now
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
802 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2711
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (115)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

31 - 40 of 103 reviews

Reviewed January 2, 2016

We flew into L.A. on Christmas night, and the only place open was Swingers. Thank God they were!! They have something on the menu for all ages and tastes. The place was slammed!! The servers were all friendly, even for working on a busy Christmas...More

Thank Korndog I
Reviewed January 1, 2016

I always like checking out "original" restaurants when I travel. Basically I try to find something local that I can't find at home. We went at 2:30 on New Year's Eve and We were able to seat ourselves in a large booth. After having our...More

Thank wmreinke
Reviewed December 25, 2015

The staff are nice enough but the food is so basic its almost better to pay even $6 more for a really nice breakfast - I ordered the basic $6 breakfast as we do this every city we go (try to find the best cheapest...More

Thank msmiley501
Reviewed December 24, 2015 via mobile

One of the things that's hard to find in Santa Monica is a decent breakfast for less than $10. We were overjoyed to discover that Swingers does an early bird breakfast for a very affordable $5.95 Chai lattés are decent enough, although how badly can...More

Thank Ryan1victor
Reviewed December 16, 2015

Nice retro vibe joint. High-end Dennys but not High-end Pricing. Nice and friendly staff. And they have veggie sausage!!!

Thank TheValleytoTheWorld
Reviewed December 13, 2015

Was really hungry and stopped in for a quick lunch. Had the quinoa topped with poached eggs (plus rye toast). It was the best egg dish I ever had. Friendly atmosphere, good service, great menu choices, moderate prices. Seriously, I can't wait to go back...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed November 3, 2015

Swingers is a diner that has been around for over 20 years. I used to go after hours when young, now I go with friends/business lunches/family. Fun hipster atmosphere, extensive diner menu that I have yet to have anything that wasn't good. My 12 year...More

Thank VickiLosAngeles
Reviewed September 27, 2015

Great little diner in Santa Monica. Went on a Sunday, it was packed. There is some limited outdoor dining on the sidewalk. Typical diner fare but everything is organic. There seemed to be quite a few vegie options also. We had a patty melt, scrambled...More

Thank playamomma
Reviewed July 31, 2015

My husband and I visit Santa Monica every summer. When we do, our first and last meal is at Swingers, as are some meals in between. They have a big variety of plant-based, whole food selections which are all delicious (many meat options, too). The...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed July 25, 2015

At Swingers, they use fresh, organic products in a fun & inventive menu, with delicious results! Our first time here was wonderful...service was great and we all cleared our plates. Only drawback...booth was not large enough for four adults to sit comfortably. Bottom line is...More

Thank Sarah B
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Santa Monica
Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
239 reviews
.25 miles away
Courtyard by Marriott Santa Monica
96 reviews
.27 miles away
American Motel
6 reviews
.30 miles away
Hotel Carmel
1,016 reviews
.44 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Pono Burger
470 reviews
.05 miles away
Blue Daisy Cafe
188 reviews
.16 miles away
Bay Cities Italian Deli
293 reviews
.04 miles away
Sweetfin Poke
50 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Santa Monica Public Library
127 reviews
.20 miles away
Santa Monica Place
260 reviews
.33 miles away
Santa Monica History Museum
21 reviews
.21 miles away
The Broad Stage
8 reviews
.27 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Swingers staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 3:00 AM
7:00 AM - 3:00 AM
7:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-393-9793
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing