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Blue Plate

1415 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403-1711
+1 310-260-8877
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“french toast” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
$$ - $$$
1415 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403-1711
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oops! Better make that 90403. But you get the idea: a blue plate diner in the heart of NOMA (north of Montana Avenue for you out of town visitors) but with a friendly, laid back, west coast vibe. By no means cheap, but not expensive...More

Thank bbchea
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Called in here last night to grab some takeaway food. A chicken taco and a burger took twenty five minutes to show up, this with only six or eight diners in the house. It cost $34 + with a side of coleslaw. Ok, we know...More

Thank Liege-Bastogne-Liege
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

I went with my friend : I had a Cobb salad & she had a turkey burger ! Everything was very good , the service excellent but the place is too noisy ! I will go back though

Thank paris1962
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

A great local spot on Montana, accommodating menu whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner. One vegan dining with us was so pleased with her choices. Staff is always friendly and helpful. Fresh products, and always great specials.

Thank Ann L
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

RESTAURANT: B Food quality C Value B Ambiance A Location A People A Staff A Service B Scene B Decor CLEAN OR DIRTY: B Utensils C Table B Glassware ? Bathrooms- they only have one and it was occupied continuously so I had to go...More

Thank james90211
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The food was really good, I will go back for sure. The service was great. It's a cute casual environment. Tables are close together so it's not a good place for breaking up with your girlfriend. The portions were good both had generous amounts of...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 26 October 2016

You can choose from either the breakfast of main menus, which can make deciding a little difficult; Avo Toast or Lox Toast...? Healthy selection of sides available. Service was a little off when we dined but the food was good.

Thank Pete2111
Reviewed 2 October 2016

While visiting some local shops we spotted this retro/modern diner. We wandered in, and we were glad we did. There was something for everyone on the menu, from breakfast options to sandwiches and sides. The staff was helpful, the service was quick, and overall, we...More

Thank edyrp
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Blue Plate has very good healthy food. This is where I go when I want to treat myself to a proper breakfast. Their breakfast menu is varied and you can get almost anything you are in the mood for. Substitutions are no problem and many...More

Thank luisa1SantaMonica
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My daughter and I enjoyed our breakfast at blue plate although their prices are a little high! They do have a lot however to offer!

Thank Lorifurey5655
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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Nearby Attractions
Montana Avenue
277 reviews
.30 km away
Santa Monica Public Library
118 reviews
1.58 km away
Santa Monica History Museum
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1.54 km away
Santa Monica Playhouse
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1.55 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1415 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403-1711
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-260-8877
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