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“Only so-so”
Review of Cast Restaurant

Cast Restaurant
Ranked #301 of 719 Restaurants in Santa Monica
Price range: $21 - $80
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Private Dining, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Santa Monica
Cross street: Pico
Description: Cast Restaurant at Viceroy Santa Monica exceeds all expectations of sophisticated dining. The Westside restaurant features a globally-influenced menu sourced from local markets and farms. Focusing on taste combinations and traditional technique, the menu's cultural sensibility is dictated by the seasonal and authentic flavors of Los Angeles. Cast's stunning interior décor features a central dining room that includes communal tables and booths for a cozy crowd. Beautifully detailed mosaic sliding panel doors transform the traditional dining room into an intimate space perfect for a private affair.
Reviewed April 9, 2014

Made the lunch reservation through Open Table, based on the description of the food and the intimate patio setting. Showed up on time, and mentioned the Open Table arrangement. "Sorry, out patio is in use by a private party". Both the menu and the dining room décor are cool and understated to the point of starkness, and the chairs and tabletops could use a little maintenance. The food was delicious. We were one of only two 2-person parties in the dining room, but it took 30 minutes to get a simple salad, a half-sandwich and a bowl of soup out out of the kitchen. The hostess and three waitstaff held a chatty social conversation at the reception desk that lasted our entire meal. The next day Open Table sent me an e-mail gently rebuking me for not showing up for the reservation.

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Reviewed October 29, 2013

My wife and I spent our anniversary dinner at CAST and couldn't have been happier. The food was simply perfect. We started with a bite of burrata corstini and hamachi ceviche. We then shared the roasted salmon and scallop risotto. We finished the evening with the big apple and peanut butter ice box pie for dessert. The admostphere was elegant, but relaxed. I would happily return for another special evening.

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Reviewed September 22, 2013

Loved the fresh juices they have available daily. I enjoyed the Orecchiette, Basil Pesto, Roasted Tomatoes and Artichokes, Speck and Pecorino. Dessert trio has a unique presentation in mason jars and is delicious. Service is excellent.

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Reviewed July 23, 2016
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