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Wilshire Restaurant

2454 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403-5823
+1 310-586-1707
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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2454 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403-5823
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have been here for dinner with friends and the first impact was positive: relaxed atmosphere, decorations indicationg originality and attention to details, lovely patio and nice staff. The menu had a reasonable variety of suggestions and I decided for an appetizer and hamburger as...More

1  Thank MazzoniA58
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I chose it because it was close by for a dinner business meeting / celebration. We were happy to see a beautiful table reserved for us in the back courtyard and thankfully the southern California weather cooperated. Our waiter, Eugenio was OUTSTANDING. He knew the...More

1  Thank Jemima W
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The Wilshire Restaurant has some of the best al fresco dining in Santa Monica. The expansive, elevated patio is tucked away at the back of the restaurant. There is intimate space, tables suitable for a large group and a bar. The patio is also well...More

Thank Dollyamas
Reviewed 2 October 2017

In 2014 I wrote that this was a pretty good neighborhood restaurant, but unfortunately the menu is abominable. Went for dinner the other night with my family (4) and we ordered a very simple branzino, risotto, duck and scallops. My branzino was stale and dry,...More

1  Thank Lucabentivo
Reviewed 22 September 2017

My guest strongly recommend this restaurant. There are several different rooms that have very different ambiances and we went this time in to the 'library'. It was cozy and warm with only a few tables. My guest had not been in over a year yet...More

Thank sjwbigcats
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We liked it so much we ate here TWICE during our last trip to the area. Once for lunch, once for dinner. The patio is beautiful and a really nice space, day or night. The service was pretty good (kind of slow though during our...More

Thank aubspl
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you live in the neighborhood and have a night to kill with your better half, this place is worth a visit at least once. their outside courtyard is really nice and the design of the place is second to none. Unfortunately, the food is...More

Thank ChezCarrere
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Eat on the patio! You feel like you could be in Santa Barbara, Carmel, or Santa Monica, where it is. The ambience is wonderful, plenty of outdoor heaters and fireplaces. Twinkly lights on all the trees. A beautiful surroundings for a delicious meal. I had...More

Thank EileenTom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Went to this restaurant for our daughter and son in-laws birthday! Food was exceptional! Beautiful ambiance! Great for special celebration of romantic dinner.

Thank dran58
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely restaurant. We sat on the patio which is great as described in other reviews. Food was delicious. I had the short rib pasta which was great. Staff could not do enough for us, even sorted pizzas out for the children, which are only on...More

Thank LeeGridley78
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2454 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403-5823
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-586-1707
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