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1 Pico

1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-1063
+1 310-587-1717
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-1063
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best lunch ever!!! Even though we did not have a reservation we were seated by the window with a fabulous view of the beach and water!! Our server, Andrea was very attentive and took our order right away. I ordered the barramundi,...More

Thank jacygem
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Not sure if it was because the venue was busy but we were not impressed at all with the food. There was only a limited three course mother's day menu to choose from. I'm not sure if this is standard or just for Mother's day....More

Thank Jenilynn
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Dear Jenilynn, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are sincerely disappointed that the quality of your meal did not meet your standards, it certainly fell short of ours. Your constructive comments are greatly appreciated and will be utilized to further...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I 've been to 1 Pico a number of times and the room is spectacular with it's ocean view. The service is excellent and the food looks wonderful. My friend loved her halibut but I found my short ribs tasteless. For $34 I would expect...More

Thank Susanloves2travel
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Dear Susanloves2travel, Thank you for your feedback. We are so glad to hear that you are a loyal guest, and are equally disappointed that your short ribs were not up to your expectations. Your comments have been noted and will be utilized as we continue...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Good atmosphere, seaside decor and the ocean just across! The menu offers fish, meat and pasta and vegs. The service is good and plates tasted delicious, prices not really friendly;)More

Thank sciopina
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear sciopina, Thank you for your comments. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Our top priority is ensuring guests receive the best experience, especially in terms of value. We will take your comments into consideration for further improvements. Sincerely, Laura McIver General...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The restaurant was basically almost empty at brunchtime. There were a few tables, maybe 3-4, but the rest of the space was sadly devoid of patronage. Brunch menu was limited to egg dishes and there were also several lobster offerings, but none interesting enough: lobster...More

Thank Anna G
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear Anna G, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We are glad that the service met your expectations, but are equally disappointed that the remainder of your experience was not up to par. Providing excellent value to our guests is of...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Delicious food. Had the fish special and it was perfection. The ceasar salad was tasty too. All of this with a view of the ocean on the beach. My server was terrific too.

Thank pipercub2012
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear pipercub2012, Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We are delighted that your experience was so enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Sincerely, Laura McIver General Manager Shutters on the Beach

Reviewed 10 April 2017

The prices looked high at first until you got the food. The portions were generous and the favors and tastes were excellent. I had a fritta with mushrooms and she had the catch of the day which was grilled to perfection. We split a lobster...More

1  Thank Jay B
Laura M, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Dear Jay B, Thank you for sharing your comments. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us. Our goal is to provide the best experience for our guests, and comments such as yours let us know we are on the right track. We...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Special occasion outing for four. This was the highlight of our trip and we wanted somewhere special to eat. Great table with a view out to the beach and the Ocean, with the pier as a backdrop. Good attentive service at first but once we...More

Thank Wardieeee
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The restaurant and attached hotel are beautiful. The waitstaff was polite and helpful. The meals are a la carte and a bit pricey - but you get what you pay for...I had a calimari appetizer, ribeye steak and side of asparagus. All were done perfectly....More

Thank UpNorthAlot
Jean-Christophe L, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Dear UpNorthAlot, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal and the service you received lived up to our high standards. We look forward to welcoming you back, and hope you can try something new next time! Sincerely, Jean-Christophe...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The setting for this restaurant is great... lovely view of the beach. Service was good and wine list is terrific. The food however was a major disappointment. My husband's steak was very overlooked, and the pasta with lobster was completely uninspired. We loved our stay...More

Thank beausmomKansasCity
Jean-Christophe L, General Manager at 1 Pico, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Dear beausmomKansasCity, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We are so glad that you enjoyed the setting and service at 1 Pico as well as your stay with us. We share your disappointment that the food did not meet your expectations. Offering the finest quality...More

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Response from MandevilleTina | Reviewed this property |
I agree with passportG. Call the hotel and ask the hostess of One Pico.
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Sorry I don't know the names of the chefs at One Pico!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 80
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90405-1063
    (Appian Way)
  • Public Transportation: Ocean Ave./Pico Blvd.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-587-1717
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Description
Perched above the beach, with a seasonal market menu and a wine list even Californians will admire, 1 Pico is one address you'll always remember.
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