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True Food Kitchen

395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
+1 310-593-8300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
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Reviewed yesterday

And yummy food! My daughter who lives near by told us about this place and its awesome!!!!! Its close to downtown you cant miss it. very clean!

Thank Misonix
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great outdoor space and a wide selection of fresh and innovative salads. Service very good, abroad selection of wine by the glass and but a few local drafts. Well worth the visit.

Thank Riskm
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

True food has a great California vibe. We had a starter of watermelon and tomatoes. It was creative, but boring. The Lasagna was outstanding. The steak tacos were forgettable. The service was average at best. Our server struggled to open our wine.

Thank scottandmaryg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice food. Lovely lovely service. Look at the menu before you go. We wish we did. Chocolate cake was lovely

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three food is a place to take anyone . The menu is seasonal . One thing I like about this place is it has options for vegans , carnivores , gluten intolerant and even the fussiest eater can be satisfied. Plus, they have cocktails.

Thank Buckynjumbo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took mom there for a healthy and delicious brunch. Everything on the menu was fresh and service was excellent.

Thank DaizyB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Both our starters, main dishes and deserts have been really delicious. I had the dumplings with white truffle oil, the Thai noodles with prawns and the Chai pudding, and could not have been more satisfied. On top, Enrico was attentive and observant and was key...More

Thank Christian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic. As a vegetarian it's harder to find genuinely flavourful food and to have real options - but this place exceeded my expectations. It also indicates which foods are veggie, vegan and / or gluten free. Plenty of meat options for my...More

Thank CrazeeDiamond
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place I found on trip advisor, and I was absolutely blown away by their food and options. Everything we ate was fantastic, so much flavor and it was all very healthy. The edamame dumplings are a really nice appetizer to try. I would definitely...More

Thank Rose P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't recommend this restaurant more! Waitress was fantastic, and all four dishes that my family ate were delicious. Not unreasonably priced either. Amazing.

Thank marlakate96
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Anne S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Melissa B | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask them to be sure. They know how well they can segregate the kitchen and if you might be at risk for contamination.
1 September 2016|
Response from KimTherese | Reviewed this property |
Sorry apart from Jasmine,?i don't know the other ingredients, but it is really delicious!
25 August 2016|
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Response from dirkj0t | Reviewed this property |
Don't underestimate the power of Google! "true food kitchen santa monica" will get you there. (We cannot post links here so I can not be more specific)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-593-8300
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