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Hillstone Restaurant

202 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1202
+1 310-576-7558
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (69 reviews)
“sushi” (81 reviews)
“steak” (86 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
American, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
202 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1202
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice venue and great atmosphere. Upstairs section is more classy and calm. We shared sushi and the New York strip - very very good.

Thank jeanbart71
Reviewed 4 days ago

The atmosphere was very cool, not pretentious and elegant in a minimalistic modern way. Food was delicious and prepared with great care. The service was fabulous and friendly and I would highly recommend it. Please keep in mind though that I found the portions to...More

Thank MLondon26
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fantastic. Staff is friendly and efficient. I had the ribs which were literally fall off the bone. If you're in Santa Monica this place is a must.

Thank babya1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

visit when during off peak season and during the week. Loved the burgers. The salad dressing was too oily. Maybe a new cook - I'll be back.

Thank SMOgal
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Got ahead of the lunch crowd .....great interior........staff very efficient..... Great menu with char grilled specialities.....being spring we started with char grilled artichoke...one serving included 1 whole globe cut in half. Perfectly cooked. I had deliciously fresh char fillet on thai noodle salad. Very satisfying...More

Thank Soothedtraveller
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We went to the Hillstone on a recommendation from a friend and were not disappointed. The interior lighting at dinner was atmospheric, with the ambience being a combination of privacy (we sat in a booth), but with a buzzy atmosphere, as you can see the...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Very good food, delicious burgers. Fries could be slightly longer fried as those seemed to be undercooked. So, if you order anything with fries ask to have them "well done".

Thank Wolodia P
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We were staying at the Huntley so we were passing by everyday! We could see the rotisserie chicken and the artichokes being prepared daily. So we had to visit. I booked a table online but we were running late so we called to inform them....More

Thank Gia L
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My Mother's favorite sandwich, which I hadn't had since I was a kid! I don't ever eat red meat but this was worth it! Great service and fabulous wine. Definitely go!

Thank JerseyAmy
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Definitely call for a reservation, we tried to walk in the night prior and there was over an hour wait. Food was very delicious and service good and friendly. My only complaint and reason for 4 stars is that we were rushed - we were...More

Thank karagoski
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oska12345
9 June 2017|
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Response from Hatife | Reviewed this property |
Contact them and ask! I don't know.
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28 December 2016|
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Response from SoCalTravelmom | Reviewed this property |
yes, there's public parking lot about midway down the block. it can get crowded, especially during the summer, but there's no valet parking.
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mwysmierski
4 November 2015|
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Hillstone Restaurants generally doesn't cater to large groups. Not part of their business plan. And I have never been to one of their restaurants where a private room is available. And they are usually not a quiet place... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1202
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-576-7558
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