You’re by the ocean, so eating things that live in the ocean seems like the logical option. Seasalt has everything from fish & chips and poke to fried clams and fish tacos. We tend to go for a piece of grilled fish with rice and vegetables, for a sort-of-healthy change-up to the salad rotation.
More spots in Santa MonicaSee more
Blue Plate Taco
Blue Plate Taco is a rowdy, but solid option for tacos in downtown Santa Monica.
Santa Monica’s HiHo Cheeseburger is home to the best classic burger in Los Angeles.
More Seafood spotsSee more
Fishing With Dynamite
We don’t use the term “destination restaurant” lightly. But the seafood at Manhattan Beach’s Fishing With Dynamite more than fits the bill.
Newport Seafood is an upscale SGV classic where you should be ordering the whole lobster.
Providence is experimental, seafood-focused fine dining that’s absolutely worth the price of admission.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more