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Boa Steakhouse

101 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2201
+1 310-899-4466
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“new york strip” (15 reviews)
“cotton candy” (9 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
101 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2201
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous atmosphere great service a big variety of steaks and seafood delicious appetizers and sides , if you are in los angeles and looking for a steakhouse this is the place to go

Thank Mohammed A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to enjoy a good steak and fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere, head to Boa. There is a formal dining room (but not stuffy... people laughing and having fun.. some eating at the bar) and a heated patio. The service is excellent....More

Thank lorne f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would consider this a very good steak house. Not the best I’ve been to but good. The service was excellent. The ambiance very chic but a bit too dark. Location wonderful. We enjoyed the fillets and salmon. Disappointed in the beef carpaccio and Caesar...More

Thank laketahoelove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Charming Oceanview eatery with consistently good food and A-1 service. Table made Caesar salad and guacamole. Wonderful spot to see and be seen in a very hip and bustling area of hip Santa Monica!

Thank Jpresskin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brought some business associates for dinner and noone was disappointed. The bone in rib eyes were done to perfection. Our waitress Jen was so professional. Great job

Thank Burgschzz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Jennifer for making our dinner at Boa so special. Loved the professional service with the extra touch. Bone-in filet was the best.

Thank JOHealy
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant with views of the water (across the street) and the service was very good. I was disappointed in the steak, however. My steak was over $50 and for that price I expect excellence. I asked for my steak to be...More

Thank Haley J
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Average quality, over expensive, annoying waiters, dark (you cannot see what you eat) "The pictures on trip advisor are old"

1  Thank Claudio C
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We had a group of eight. Food was good. Outside dining. Everything ala carte. Service was excellent. Listen to your server. He/she will advise you correctly regarding how many and which sides to order. We had Caesar salad as one of our shared sides. We...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

We had 2 dishes, King Crab leg & Bone in 40 days Rib Eye medium rare. King Crab - we asked for white wine butter source, this is one of the best source we ever had. Strongly recommended!! Bone In Rib Eye: the grill is...More

Thank Dxc100
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Euam S
6 April 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
As mentioned by others it is an adult restuarant but I have seen children there early in the evening. I would suggest keeping your reservation before 7pm..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2201
    (Ocean Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-899-4466
BOA Steakhouse is a contemporary steakhouse, serving classic steakhouse fare with a twist. Urbanite modern setting where food and service are top notch and the ambiance is relaxed and fashionable. If you do not see the time you would like available online please call the restaurant and speak with a host.
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