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Blue Plate Oysterette

1355 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1019
+1 310-576-3474
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (223 reviews)
“lobster roll” (67 reviews)
“key lime pie” (35 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1355 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1019
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Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

We looked at the reviews on Trip Advisor and wanted to give it a try on our first trip to Santa Monica. Coming from NE we are used to great oysters (Legal Sea Foods). I tryed a sampling of West Coast oysters and they were...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Great location - right on the edge of the beach... Great patio... Great staff - super helpful and lovely... And the best oysters and seafood and wine to go... Simple, classic, always quality... Always the first thing I do in LA is eat there...

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We thought we would try this as we are big fish fans (we are pescatarians) It did not disappoint. Lobster mac and cheese was a personal favorite of mine, very filling and well worth the money. My girlfriend had the crab legs and polished them...More

1  Thank Joey L
Reviewed 27 September 2015

We ate here early one evening after a big day of eating, so we were looking for something perhaps not in the full meal size. This was not a problem at Blue Plate Oysterette. As we were early for dinner we got a table outside,...More

1  Thank Belgo96
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Tasty food with good price in front of Santa Monica Beach. Was my first time there and I'm looking forward to the next visit.

Thank Avalenca
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit this little gem on a recent trip to Santa Monica. We had a seat at the bar, which was a great people watching experience. The oysters were superb (as you would expect) and the Lobster Mac & Cheese was...More

Thank aynay
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

What a great meal was that. I was so happy to have such a great night here. I had one of the best seafood in California. You should come and see this unique place. Lobster is their profession. What a taste!

Thank Tansel G
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Have been to this restaurant for a few times. Always have pleasant experience. There are 2 outdoor tables. Great for people watching. The Service: A+++!! The staff greets us at the door. We are seated right away. The sweet potato shoestring isnt crispy as I...More

Thank travelercass
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Great seafood dinner in Santa Monica!! On our last night in Southern California - we found Blue Plate on Open Table and made a reservation. The restaurant was within walking distance of our hotel, so we got a nice bit of the Ocean Ave. scene...More

Thank LKSebastian
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

For a day out at the beach in casual wear this is a good choice. Try the fish and chips they were good! Lobster roll was ok, fish taco was ok. But I'm not sure if I would return. Our bill was about 100 dollars...More

Thank Nadia T
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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Jayne Z S
22 May 2017|
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Response from smokeater55 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the Blueplate web site, they have a "parking" URL that will give a lot of local info in detail. Or use google earth and you can see all the parking lots that are around the place. Looks like a parking lot... More
Jayne Z S
22 May 2017|
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Response from DoctorB325 | Reviewed this property |
Lot right next door and on street as well
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1355 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1019
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-576-3474
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