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La Vecchia Cucina

2654 Main St, Ste D, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4066
+1 310-399-7979
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (43 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2654 Main St, Ste D, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4066
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We wanted a quick dinner for the family after a long day of travel We all choose pasta GREAT CHOICE A couple of glasses of wine Service was fast , dinner arrived quickly we are all happy Good value for money Only feedback is that...More

Thank stanc179
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fabulously busy restaurant and the food is wonderful. Helpful staff orders are delivered to the table Very quickly.

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We ate here first some two years ago while on a visit and returned this year for a family meal. This is the real deal: excellent food, super wine list, professional and highly friendly service. Being Saturday, it was packed out, brilliantly full of life,...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 1 December 2017

with 2 ladies we booked a table for dinner next to a family that explains the kind of relaxed atmosphere of the restaurant.packed with people waiting at the bar for a free table,very friendly but busy staff. salads and starters and fine californian white wine....More

Thank D1027LEanthonyw
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Ate here last night. Nice cozy and vibrant atmosphere. Food was ok: had a Caesar salad (a bit soggy). Sausage/mushroom pizza (good!), linguine pescatore (sauce heavy), lasagna (needs more zip, dry piece covered in sauce). Portions are big. Food was fine but not amazing. Service-...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Both managers, Tao and Niko are great hosts. They always make me feel welcomed and they have eye for detail. I can not brag enough about the food services and atmosphere. I always left the restaurant satisfy and counts the days to be back.

Thank Nasser E
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best Italian meals we ever had even in Italy.Everything was prepared fresh.The service was excellent and the pastas homemade. We especially liked the house special with lamb bolognese and fresh buffalo ricotta Truly delicioso

Thank summerbreeze267
Reviewed 10 October 2017

stopped here without a reservation, the guys were very kind and helpful to let us know for a late lunch, the service was super good. The food we ordered was simply awesome, all of it, the risotto, the pasta and pizza were all amazing, very...More

Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with my husband and it was wonderful. Food was fresh and delicious and their wine recommendation was also great. Ambience and atmosphere was just what we wanted so had a wonderful evening and will definitely visit again if in LA

Thank Ify O
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Le Vecchia is a very popular place for dinner but as we found out this weekend it's also a great place for a leisurely Sunday brunch. The service (from Mike) was excellent. They open at 11 a.m. and we were seated at a great table...More

Thank _dt_arch
Santa Monica
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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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2654 Main St, Ste D, Santa Monica, CA 90405-4066
    (Ocean Park)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-399-7979
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