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True Food Kitchen

395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
+1 310-593-8300
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken sausage” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sea bass was fantastic as well as the ancient grains bowl! We were there for lunch and came back in the evening for dessert. The no flour chocolate cake was the best by far and that is the one i would recommend. Squash pie was...More

Thank VI Girl S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything we had was delicious! The food was very inventive, fresh and perfectly prepared. Service was good too.

Thank DO101
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have dined here twice. I am a big fan of True food kitchen. The edamame dumplings are very tasty. I also had the poke bowl and it was very good. This is a great casual place to go to with or without kids and...More

Thank MarissaAF823
Reviewed 4 days ago

TripAdvisor did not disappoint. Atmosphere is great, food was even better, but my most favorite part of my time there was the grapefruit martini!!! OMG!! I loved it so much I ordered 2 of them. It had the perfect amount of sweet combined with grapefruit!!...More

Thank Delana M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fresh and clean food! I had a quinoa burger that was delicious, the staff paid attention to us and gave us good service.

Thank Johan L
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a lovely lunch out on the patio at True Food. Very healthy, organic selections (no soda, etc). Chopped salad was very good as was the edamama dumplings. Kids selections were also nice in pizza and pasta, so its not just for the adults....More

Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place feels fresh from the decor to the dishes. I had lunch at the bar and the service was quick an efficient. If you want to have something healthy this seems like a great option. they have several bowls and entrees, vegan, vegetarian and...More

Thank kcanavan2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife, son and I ate lunch here and it was a delight to have a lot of vegan choices. Most times I am trying to find a few dishes that are truly vegan, but True Food Kitchen had a number of choices. As I...More

Thank Yan81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and fresh food, perfect cooking, great mix of meat, cereals and vegetables, large portion. Perfect service and attractive price. To sum up, a great experience.

Thank Romain L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Healthy, fresh and beautiful food. The ancient grains bowl with chicken was a great meal! I wish one of these would open in the Milwaukee, WI area.

Thank Kirbysm
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Anne S
8 April 2017|
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Response from Melissa B | Reviewed this property |
I would call and ask them to be sure. They know how well they can segregate the kitchen and if you might be at risk for contamination.
2 September 2016|
Response from KimTherese | Reviewed this property |
Sorry apart from Jasmine,?i don't know the other ingredients, but it is really delicious!
26 August 2016|
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Response from dirkj0t | Reviewed this property |
Don't underestimate the power of Google! "true food kitchen santa monica" will get you there. (We cannot post links here so I can not be more specific)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 395 Santa Monica Pl Ste 172, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3471
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-593-8300
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