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1810 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3216
+1 310-394-5550
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“branzino” (11 reviews)
“ravioli” (12 reviews)
“white corn” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
1810 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3216
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the lobster risotto immensely. Excellent wine selection as well. Perfect for romantic dinner.

Thank J-Doddy
Reviewed 25 April 2017

on April 21 we celebrated my Birthday at CAPCO. I live in Toronto and was visiting my son and his family. My son recommended CAPO and WHAT A RECOMMENDATION! We brought our own wine ($50/bottle corkage) but their wine list is very extensive. You can...More

1  Thank Barry S
FoodcoWest, Guest Relations Manager at Capo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Barry, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to your next visit. Please call to schedule a reservation. 310.394.5550

Reviewed 9 April 2017

jim belushi eats here a lot so you might see him if you eat here. But it is rather pricey so maybe not worth it unless you are a gigantic fan. food is outstanding. Service top notch. We love this place.

1  Thank spurg
Reviewed 27 March 2017

On our last night, we dined at Capo and can highly recommend them for authentic Italian Cuisine. The wine list is spectacular! Capo has an intimate, quaint atmosphere yet also very lively and perfect for couples. Perfect late night dining experience.

1  Thank Coach E
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

While the food was really good, there is simply no way anyone should get away with charging $22 for Mushroom Soup as a starter. That is just one of the highlights of the most overvalued menu we have ever seen. The chef is great, but...More

1  Thank smkluck
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Definitely a place to put on my favourite list! Excellent food, Professional staff and an outstanding room. My kinda place. I will be back.

1  Thank K L
Reviewed 25 February 2017

This place has list of greatest not to be missed including the Maryland Crab Cake (with no breading), The fire grilled romaine lettuce, the white corn and truffle ravioli, the dover sole and the spectacular veal scallopini. A gem.

1  Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Some things you just need to do. The atmosphere is really interesting with eclectic pieces of art from the owner's private collection. The service is phenomenal; a perfect balance between warm friendliness and expert professionalism. My selections were excellent, from the bread, to the bona...More

2  Thank Benjamin D
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This restaurant is only in business because there are 5 hotels in walking distance. Rude manager, slow device and expensive.

Thank TfhPalisades
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The ravioli with truffle is TO DIE FOR!! we had a fantastic dinner up at the bar when we managed to get a last minute spot at Capo... as Aussies travelling with a 14 year old daughter we were thrilled to have a staff member...More

1  Thank mjkTownsville
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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Do you have a round table for 8 or 9 people?
16 January 2015|
Response from Stan W | Reviewed this property |
We sat at around table with 7 people and it was a bit tight. I am sure if you ask them they can arrange for a larger table. But the dining area is just not very large. The food is so good, it's worth being a little cramped... More
Do you have a round table for 8 or 9 people?
16 January 2015|
Response from MikeLudin | Reviewed this property |
I think they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1810 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3216
  • Public Transportation: Big Blue Bus on Pacific and Ocean Park Blvd.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-394-5550
  • E-mail
Capo faire, a modern Italian style cuisine, offers a rustic yet elegant dining room with high-beamed ceilings, flickering candles and a brightly burning corner fireplace. Capo has an extensive wine list of over 130 bottles as well as a full bar.
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