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Tender Greens

201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (96 reviews)
“chicken” (28 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
11:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
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11 - 20 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Quick, inexpensive, and lots of vegan options. I had rainbow carrots, cauliflower, Brussels, and squash and it was SO GOOD. wish there were more locations nationwide.

1  Thank Britt S
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Restaurant was highly recommended by a volunteer for the City of Santa Monica when we were searching for food on the Street Directory. Excellent taste for the value. The steak was delicious

1  Thank faigrace
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something healthy in Santa Monica head to Tender Greens. They have a healthy selection of salads and soups which are always fresh and delicious. While the salads can be a little pricey they are huge so you can take half...More

1  Thank anangryexpat
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

A boutique chain of locally sourced fresher ingredients with emphasis on Whole and minimum of processed Fresh salads, soups, entrees with multiple sides. Order adult beverages elsewhere In SoCal you can eat well, healthy and yummy through Tender Greens.

Thank RMJ11
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Cafeteria style- order and find a seat, but great food and great change from run of the mill dining. Everything was so healthy and fresh. Wish they had a location on the east coast!

1  Thank dianewilliamg
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Santa Monica location is great, but, love the new "Village" location at Costco on Victory & Topanga in the San Fernando Valley!!!! Everything is sooo fresh, delicious!

Thank reneelancon
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Every time I go to the US for a short visit, I always drop by Tender Greens for it is just in front of my cousin's bead store, Beadah's at Arizona Street. Their servings are really big. I love all their sodas! Their food is...More

1  Thank Nikkitix N
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

We loved this place. Does "fast food" in a really healthy way. You order off the menu as you go in and watch them prepare you meal and then pick it up at the end add your drinks and deserts, pay and find a seat...More

Thank stewardj70
Reviewed 20 July 2017

It's kind of cafeteria style, except they bus your tray when you are done. I had Caesar salad with steak and Mighty Leaf tea for $15.99. You can eat inside facing the street or at an outdoor patio. The City has a surface parking lot...More

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Loved everything here. Could eat Tender Greens everyday (treats too!) Recommend the soft lettuce and chicken salad. Cookies too :) Perfect food for a picnic! Which we did!

Thank MacdonellFoodie
Santa Monica
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: 310-587-2777
Opened Sept 2011
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