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Busby's West

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Santa Monica
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
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3110 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404
+1 310-828-4567
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09:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 02:00
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New Orleans, Louisiana
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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Great find on Santa Monica Blvd just a few miles from the beach and 405, hotels across the street, local favorite hangout, the sports bar is actually several different dining rooms, bars and gathering places in adjoining rooms to hang out with friends or family, made it much more friendly feeling, tons of good energy on big screens and off.... More 

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Thank thaddt
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Great fun at the Buffalo Bills pregame celebration! Good pub food, cold drinks, super friendly staff, and a great group of fans for both teams. Special thanks to the person who turned in my wallet that was left on our table and to the honest employees that kept it safe for me until I was able to retrieve it the... More 

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Thank Karen C
Melbourne, Australia
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Went to this place on the recommendation of the staff across the road at Days Inn. Ordered a burger which cost $15 plus fries that cost $5. The burger wasn't cooked and had no flavour. The chips were old and not hot. I ordered a pint of Guiness which was served over 1 inch below the rim of the glass.... More 

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Thank AdamandJulieCole
Santa Monica, California
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I could've overlooked the atmosphere, and filthy surroundings had the food and service been at least mediocre. Upon walking into the place...one wouldn't expect much more. Once our waitress (Lauren) finally did arrive, she was obviously not a happy girl...that too, I could've tolerated had she been even somewhat attentive. She was much more concerned about flirting with the couple... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Great little place we loved it there,really good drinks and a very good crowd of people.Next time your in Santa Monica check out this cool little Bar.

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Thank 400shell37
Mesa, Arizona, Usa
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

My bf and I got into town really late. We went to the days in front desk for restaurant ideas and the said it is after 10pm your only option is fast food. So we stepped the front door and there was busby's across the street. The decor was amazing and divey at the same time! I hv to thank... More 

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Thank Chelsey S
Pontiac, Illinois
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96 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Service good, food good. The soccer match was on and all eyes glued to the TVs. That was ok, but the volume was so loud and we were the only ones sitting at a table. I did like the place and will be back.

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Thank Dan R
Santa Monica, California
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

We live a few blocks from here. Really good pub food and a nice beer selection. We aren't sports bar people and it's still a fun place to get lunch. The bartenders are very knowledgeable about their beer selection. I just told him the style of beer I liked and he picked me a great one. Even came back to... More 

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Thank Jack S
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Food was expensive and totally mediocre. Any average citizen could lay waste to their food. Waitress ignored us for stretches at a time and was more concerned about chilling out and chatting. I don't know how this place has any good reviews, I'm amazed they are even still open. What a joke.

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Reims, France
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2014

The ambiance of American bar and dinner place, full around with TV screens, a complete menu card, where you can taste traditional american dishes, from fish and chips to steaks, pleasant team and assistance. If passing by again, surely we will come back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3110 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-828-4567

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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