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2807 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2905
+1 310-450-4999
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“caesar salad” (15 reviews)
“osso bucco” (3 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
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2807 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2905
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

When you go to Vito, don’t expect glitzy environment. This is old world Italian place. People come here for the food. Service is great. You develop a personal relationship with the staff. Whenever we come here, I see familiar faces coz people just come back...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mimi87654321
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

I've been in LA for 6 months and still looking for the best pie. This place is my favorite so far. Great ready made options to choose from and can build your own. Good beer and drink selection too. Very family friendly. They have 3...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank todwith1d
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Fun evening In a restaurant dripping with the nastaliga. He’s old-school Italian service up read dishes at extremely reasonable prices. Well seasoned and professional waitstaff add to the overall ambience. Start off with a Caesar salad prepared table side and then order anything else in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank PaulE745
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I absolutely adore everything about Vito's... the atmosphere, the staff, the food, the wine. I've never had a bad meal here. Every year on my birthday, and most big celebrations, such as my son's graduation, we come here to dine.... because it's dining, not just...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank starblossom
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

This is seriously one of the best Italian restaurants I’ve ever been to. We started with a Caesar salad that was literally unbelievable. They make it right at your table and it is the right amount of olive oil garlic and seasonings and it was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2018

Perfect Italian in Santa Monica. Easy parking in the back and intimate and cozy New York Italian atmosphere. Great wine list and really reasonable. We split a nice salad and I had the veal meatballs and spaghetti which was the best this side of Milano....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We decided to go to Vito to celebrate 3 birthdays. I told the maitre d at the outset about the birthdays and he asked who were the celebrants. He took our orders first, second and third from the celebrants before the other guests. At the...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank MHKLosAngeles_CA
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Crowded, hectic, unfriendly staff were our first impressions. Then, I was pickpocketed at the table by a waiter! We had to confront the waiter and chase him into the kitchen to get back our money. Thank goodness they fired the guy on the spot but...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Nan00k
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We love this restaurant. It has been there for years and offers traditional Italian Cuisine which is delicious as well as an extensive wine list and full bar. The waiters have all been there for years and provide excellent service as well as adding an...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank drmichelledc
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Just a wonderful place. Waiters, busboys all bring passion experience and love to their jobs and it shows. Our waiter has been there for 22 years. He made the best Caesars Salad I have had in my life. Based on my conversations with him and...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank DSPen1
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August 4, 2018|
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Response from David K | Reviewed this property |
I think so. Great place for a party
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 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 - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2807 Ocean Park Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-2905
    (28th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighborhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-450-4999
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