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Urth Caffe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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All Urth sandwiches are made on rustic bread, served with farm fresh, locally grown mixed greens salad and Urth balsamic vinaigrette. Salad may be substituted with fresh fruit for an additional $3.10. Pita, sourdough, whole wheat, ancient grain sprout, olive ciabatta, country white or Gluten Free bread substitute available
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Grilled Cilantro Chicken Breast with Pesto
Cheese-free pesto is available
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Herb Roasted Turkey Breast
Dijon mustard and mayonnaise
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Tuna Sandwich
Celery, onion, cucumbers, tomato, olive oil, vinegar and mayo on bread
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Chicken Curry
All-natural chicken breast, raisins, onions, celery in a curry sauce & mayo on bread
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Grilled Veggie with Pesto
Eggplant, zucchini, mushroom and roasted peppers
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Sprout Sandwich
Alfalfa sprouts, Jarlsberg Swiss cheese, red onion, Roma tomatoes, avocado and hummus on sprouted bread
Caprese Sandwich
Fresh mozzarella, roasted peppers, heirloom tomatoes and fresh basil. Served on a toasted baguette with basil oil, balsamic vinegar reduction and sundried tomato spread
The "New Yorker" Sandwich
A classic Rueben sandwich with all natural pastrami with Russian dressing, braised green cabbage, imported Swiss cheese on thick slices of marble bread grilled golden brown. Served with a locally grown mixed greens salad and cornichon pickles
Urth Pot Roast Sandwich
Slow roasted all natural beef with natural juices on a classic French baguette. Served with a locally grown mixed greens salad and homemade horseradish sauce
Turkey Burger
Fresh ground turkey (10 ounces) seasoned with herbs, sea salt, Worcestershire and tomato. Grilled well and served on a rustic roll with Dijon mustard, mayonnaise, lettuce and tomato. Served with a locally grown mixed greens salad
Margarita Pizza
Tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and basil
Butternut Squash & Ricotta Pizza
Tomatoes, mozzarella and herbed Ricotta cheese, butternut squash and fresh oregano
Melanzane Pizza
House roasted eggplant, parmigiano reggiano, fresh basil, tomato sauce, castelvetrano olives and fresh mozzarella
Pizza Catona*
Tomatoes, mozzarella, burrata cheese, Prosciutto di Parma, basil and arugula
Sunrise Pizza*
Sausage, pancetta, mozzarella, potatoes, poached egg and brown sage butter
D'lox Pizza
Smoked salmon, herbed mascarpone, red onions, arugula, fennel & capers
Wild Mushroom Pizza
Sautéed wild mushrooms, braised balsamic onions, mozzarella, burrata and truffle pecorino cheeses. Garnished with wild arugula
Pizza Primavera
Vegan Monterey Jack cheese, Heirloom mix tomatoes, poached asparagus, Kalamata olives, grilled artichoke hearts on 100% vegan pizza crust
Tuna Salad
Curry Chicken
Grilled Chicken
Herb Roasted Turkey
Grilled Veggies
Natural Smoked Salmon (Lox)
House Smoked Salmon
Half $10.35
Full $12.85
The Urth Salad
Our famous salad made with locally grown mixed greens, feta cheese, Roma tomatoes, hearts of palm, garbanzo beans, Kalamata olives (with pits) and pine nuts in Urth vinaigrette dressing. Served with fresh baked bread
Full $12.85
Urth Farmer's Salad
Locally grown baby spinach salad with peppercorn dressing, grilled artichokes, tomatoes, French radishes, red onion, shaved fennel, glazed pecans and shaved parmesan cheese. Served with dried fruit, nut bread and butter
Full $20.05
Nicoise Salad
House smoked salmon, live butter lettuce, haricot vert, potatoes, tomatoes, olives, shallots and a hard poached egg. Tossed in our tarragon lemon vinaigrette
Full $14.05
Caravan Kale Salad
Organic Tuscan kale, organic red quinoa, Persian cucumbers, heirloom tomatoes, roasted yams, red onion, pita chips and fresh mint tossed in our pomegranate vinaigrette. Topped with ricotta salata cheese
Full $12.85
The Greek Salad
Live butter lettuce and Treviso lettuce tossed with avocado, seedless cucumbers, feta, Kalamata olives (with pits), tomatoes and Urth oregano vinaigrette. Served with pita bread
Half $9.85
Full $12.35
Caesar Salad
Locally grown hearts of romaine, reggiano parmesan cheese, cheese chips and our delicious homemade Caesar dressing
Half $8.05
Full $10.05
Mixed Greens Salad
With balsamic vinaigrette dressing. Served with fresh baked bread
Half $10.35
Full $14.35
Fresh Fruit Plate
An array of the finest seasonal fruits served with cottage cheese or organic nonfat yogurt. Fruit is cut to order
Heirloom Tomato & Burrata Salad
Fresh burrata cheese, heirloom tomatoes and wild arugula tossed in a Urth vinaigrette. Garnished with basil oil and balsamic reduction
Made with locally grown mixed greens, Roma tomatoes, dressed with Urth balsamic vinaigrette. Served with fresh baked bread. Half - $9.85, Full - $12.35
Grilled Chicken Breast with Pesto
Herb Roasted Turkey Breast
Butter Turkey
Tuna Salad
Chicken Curry Salad
Grilled Veggies with Pesto
Hummus & Tabouli
Served with locally grown baby spinach, baby sugar plum tomatoes, candied pecans and a peppercorn vinaigrette garnished with marinated mixed olives (with pits). No substitutions. Gluten Free bread now available upon request
Panini Portabella
Grilled portabella mushrooms, roasted peppers, arugula, pesto goat cheese and grilled artichokes (completely vegan sandwich also available upon request)
Panini Caprese
Fresh mozzarella, roasted peppers, sundried tomato spread, fresh basil, pesto and olive spread
Panini Prosciutto Di Parma*
Prosciutto di Parma, Italian cheese, sundried tomato spread, porcini mushroom duxelle and fresh basil
Panini Roasted Turkey
Urth butter roasted turkey breast with Jarlsberg Swiss cheese. Served on plain or olive focaccia bread with whole grain mustard sauce
Panini El Diablo
Grilled cilantro marinated chicken breast, three chili sauce, thinly sliced jalapeno, micro cilantro and Monterey jack cheese
The Mediterranean Platter
A plate of feta cheese, grape leaves, hummus, tabouli, roasted peppers and mixed olives (with pits), grilled artichokes and pure olive oil. Served with pita bread
Fresh pasta with mushrooms, zucchini, eggplant and ricotta cheese. Served with locally grown mixed greens salad, fresh baked bread and butter
Urth Quesadilla
Grilled chicken or pot roast (also available: cheese, tuna, grilled veggies, or soy-cheese quesadilla), Monterey jack cheese melted in a flour, spinach or wheat tortilla. Served with black beans, sour cream, guacamole and salsa. Chopped chilies on request
Urth Tamales
Your choice of green chilies and cheddar cheese, or chicken, tomatillo and green chilies. Served with locally grown mixed greens salad and a mild Chipotle sauce
The Tostada
A salad served in a fried tortilla shell with your choice of grilled chicken or veggies on a bed of black beans and romaine lettuce tossed in our lime cilantro vinaigrette. Garnished with salsa, guacamole, Monterey jack cheese and sour cream served on the side
Nori Plum Rice Wrap
Nori sheet stuffed with avocado, organic brown rice, carrots, broccoli, green onions, Umeboshi plum paste, and five spice tofu. Served with a locally grown mixed greens salad and wasabi
A Bowl $6.05
Soups Du Jour
Served with fresh baked bread and butter
Half $13.85
Full $16.05
The Combo Special #1
A bowl of soup or vegetarian chili and any Urth sandwich (excludes Caprese, New Yorker, Pot Roast and Turkey Burger) or entrée salad and bread
Half $14.05
Full $16.05
The Combo Special #2
Our Caesar Salad or Urth Salad w/ bowl of soup or vegetarian chili
Half $12.05
Full $15.05
The Light Lunch Combo
Locally grown mixed greens salad with a bowl of soup or vegetarian chili. Served with fresh baked bread and butter
Smoked Salmon Plate
Our fresh 100% natural smoked salmon is served with a bagel, capers, chives, cream cheese, Roma tomatoes, romaine lettuce, red onions and fresh cracked black pepper
Avocado Toast
Our sprouted ancient grain bread toasted and topped with ripe Hass avocados, Kite Hill almond cheese, micro cilantro and olive oil (also available: brioche or Gluten Free bread upon request)
The Cheese Plate
The finest brie, Jarlsberg, Gouda, and French feta cheese served with a sliced baguette and dried fruit and nut bread. Garnished with sliced apples, seasonal grapes, Dijon mustard and fresh mint leaves, it's great for sharing!
The Egg Sandwich
Eggs with avocado, Monterey jack cheese, mild chilies, Roma tomatoes, lettuce and mayonnaise on a rustic roll. Served with locally grown mixed greens salad
US$ 20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Cafe, Healthy
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews brunch salad sandwiches cheesecake poached eggs lasagna bread hot pot spanish latte green tea great coffee people watching wait for a table worth the wait order at the counter healthy food love this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a cranberry muffin and a vanilla honey latte. My son had a breakfast burrito and frozen coffee chocolate drink. My husband had some sort of poached egg on veggies (spinach) and bread with ham (which had a beautiful presentation). We all agreed our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SassyKatie124
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Calm down and focus on the goal, as your waiting in line to place your order.....yes the food is worth the wait! We had the chicken tamales and the pot roast sandwich, to name a few. The tamales were tasty but the sandwich was crazy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank amo-la-spiaggia
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Can always find something I like to eat or drink, pleasant staff, pleasant indoor or outdoor atmosphere. When meeting a friend to catch up, often suggested.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank kenshermanassociates
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Saw this advertised on the plane. So many different coffee, teas, frappas and so on, delicious. The cakes, pastries wow so delicious. Service brilliant. Seating inside or outside, delightful. Definitely worth a visit

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jacquelinecevans
Reviewed 13 November 2018

First discovered the one in Santa Monica about 10 years ago. We were staying in West Hollywood, and this branch 6-8 minute walk from our hotel. Fabulously fresh food and wonderful coffee.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChrisJL_2005
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This is an extremely popular spot. So popular that the long lines are a drag. However, you'd want to have their cafe latte here. So tasty and well crafted. Not cheap, but a bargain compared to the quality of the coffee drinks other chains produce....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Michael_Saleh
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Yummy food, healthy options. Lots of people watching inside the cafe as well as walking along the street. A great little spot for lunch or just a coffee.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank angelarF2046GP
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Urth Caffe really is a delicious restaurant!! It is so good! I had the Margarita Pizza and it was superb!!! I also tried their Berries and Cream cake OMG did not disappoint! So good and worth the price of $6.95, it was such a huge...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 847tiffanyj
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Love this place, from the smoothies to the salads to the delicious desserts. Coming to Urth is almost a tradition in LA. Love the staff and the place always feels so cosy.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank samanthasreviews
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

With so many places charging a small fortune for a salad, it was great to visit somewhere that does things a little different. Simple salads, nicely dressed and not overpriced. The service is friendly, the WiFi works, and it's a great spot to people watch....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pasta85
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Response from Ken A | Reviewed this property |
No wine in Santa Monica
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Response from Outofdodge_10 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of, but they have a very good apple pie.
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