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“Fabulous food - One of the best restaurant”
Review of Sam's by the Beach

Sam's by the Beach
Ranked #41 of 720 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Pacific Coast HWY
Description: A Mediterranean bistro, featuring some Middle Eastern tastes, run by a native of Damascus.
Reviewed December 14, 2007

This is by far one of the best restaurants I’ve been to in LA. The food, the service, the ambiance are all extraordinary!!! Great menu with exotic dishes…… this is truly an LA jewel. we loved every dish we tried, we can’t wait to go back.

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Reviewed November 12, 2006

Friendly simple decor. Good service. The food was poor. Meat was tough, poor quality, should not have been served. Main course served barely warm. Sauces best described as pungent, overwhelmed the taste of the meat. We would never return, not even for a second chance.

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Reviewed September 12, 2006

Superb food, great sevice. Makes excellent use of fresh local ingredients. Soups are to die for.

2  Thank kenmar
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Reviewed July 21, 2005

My wife and I live in Santa Monica Canyon, filled with all of its trendy restaurants.

But this stands out for its caring service, its distinguished food, great wine list, and it boosts a great martini as well.

The fish is fresh, coming directly from the Downtown LA fish market, and the simplicity of the food, combined with the finest ingredients, make this a destination place.

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