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Ye Olde Kings Head

116 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2202
+1 310-451-1402
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Homecooked fish & chips - I don't think so...

We were looking a street map, and a local guide asked what we were looking for and recommned this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
timshaw
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Driffield, United Kingdom
A taste of home

Great place if you're after good value, tasty home cooked-like meals coupled with fabulous friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lollylocks23
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This quaint Irish/English-style pub has received very positive reviews.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“english pub” (12 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (4 reviews)
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116 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2202
Santa Monica
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+1 310-451-1402
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"english pub"
in 12 reviews
"shepherds pie"
in 4 reviews
"english breakfast"
in 4 reviews
"typical british pub"
in 4 reviews
"taste of home"
in 3 reviews
"best fish and chips"
in 3 reviews
"comfort food"
in 3 reviews
"nice pint"
in 2 reviews
"beer batter"
in 2 reviews
"cobb salad"
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"queen size"
in 2 reviews
"hp sauce"
in 2 reviews
"fun pub"
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"great atmosphere"
in 7 reviews
"visit santa"
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"visited santa monica"
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"shop"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking a street map, and a local guide asked what we were looking for and recommned this place. Not very busy, and it did look a bit like a english pub, bit cliched though !! Me and the missus both got the "homemade"...More

Thank timshaw
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place if you're after good value, tasty home cooked-like meals coupled with fabulous friendly service. Lots of choice on the menu without being overwhelming. Relaxed vibe and family friendly. No problem returning!

Thank lollylocks23
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bit of a cliché but after 10 days of burgers really fancied some potatoes! A man recommended this place to us when he heard our accents and had a lovely meal. Steak pie for two of us, chicken pie for two, lovely! Lovely mashed potato...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Every time we visit Santa Monica, we go to the kings head. Great English pub in California. Everyone goes there even the rich and famous. Situated almost on the front at the end of Santa Monica blvd,. Good selection of ales and all other drinks...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018

I've gone here often and thoroughly enjoy coming back to this pub every time I return to Santa Monica. The food is good, great fish and chips.

Thank Greta A. B
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Have been coming here on and off for the last 25 years or so. Have seen a host of celebrities here over this time tucking into fish and chips and cottage pie, etc. The likes of Vidal Sassoon, Ray Winstone and the late George Best...More

Thank 1879fulham
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Having spent two weeks last summer in England, we are still eager for British food. We ran across Ye Olde Kings Head while visiting Santa Monica during Rose Bowl weekend. The atmosphere is very much like an English pub, as is the menu and various...More

Thank Denny S
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

While walking round the delightful town of Santa Monica we came across this delightful pub!.Sat and had two pints of Boddingtons almost felt like home, staff very friendly and they have lots of English beer and also do food as well.Well worth a visit.

Thank RogerJerseyCI
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Just what we needed, a home cooked meal. The place was absolutely packed, but we were in Santa Monica in the holiday season. Thankfully the wonderful staff squeezed us in. Inside was just like a pub from home (Australia). The first night we had Shepard’s...More

Thank Kaznbrett
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

The restaurant was almost empty, two members of staff were sat inside talking, when we asked for a table we felt that we were intruding. We sat outside and waited ages for someone to come out (wouldn't have minded so much if they were busy)...More

Thank Janet B
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