LAReview

Shaka Shack Burger review image

Shaka Shack Burger

Some days, you want to pretend you spent the day on a beach in a Hawaii instead of at your desk in a snuggie because there’s an office civil war happening regarding the thermostat. On those days, you have dinner at Shaka Shack. This little burger place on Ocean Park looks just like a touristy restaurant in Honolulu, which would be annoying if you were actually in Hawaii, but is kind of charming in Santa Monica. The burgers are solid (get the Shaka Royale), the fries are good, and the owners are both grumpy and extremely nice at the same time.

Featured in

.
The Santa Monica Dinner Guide guide image
Guide
The Santa Monica Dinner Guide

Don’t get overwhelmed by all the farm-to-table restaurants. Eat dinner at one of these Santa Monica greats.

Suggested Reading

.
Where To Eat In LA After A Bad Week guide image
Guide
Where To Eat In LA After A Bad Week

19 places to grab a meal when the sh*t hits the fan.

HiHo Cheeseburger review image
8.3
Review
HiHo Cheeseburger

Santa Monica’s HiHo Cheeseburger is home to the best classic burger in Los Angeles.

Local Kitchen + Wine Bar review image
7.7
Review
Local Kitchen + Wine Bar

Local Kitchen + Wine Bar is the neighborhood spot in Santa Monica the rest of the city is jealous of.

Bondi Harvest review image
Review
Bondi Harvest

Bondi Harvest is a breakfast and lunch spot bringing Australian vibes to Santa Monica.