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Casa Martin

1654 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3282
+1 310-663-1732
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (15 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (14 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1654 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3282
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I popped into Casa Martin on a whim while walking back to my hotel from a work meeting at around 7 pm on a Friday. I was drawn in by the smell of fresh tortillas and salsa, and the din of happy conversation, and was...More

Thank TreeAdventurers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a quick drink and a taco, the happy hour deal was great deal on a huge Fish Taco with delicious coleslaw, the chips and salsa were delicious, and the margs did the trick.

Thank Marshall P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved this place. Food was great and the service was amazing. All the staff were incredibly friendly and super attentive. Liked it so much we ate there two days in a row.

Thank 4Putneys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food and margaritas were incredible. Authentic food and the service ws outstanding. We will be back soon:)

Thank JNZ999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owners here just get it! Super friendly and concerned with the customer experience. They are proud of their food and use their mom’s authentic recipes and they make an absolutely perfect margarita!

Thank SFLoverAlways
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Off street parking, excellent Mexican food and awesome service! We had the burrito and fish tacos—perfect in every way.

Thank Ndouglas75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family vacationed in Santa Monica and we took a tour and the tour guide recommended this place to us. The service was wonderful and the food incredible. I asked the waiter for a recommendation and he said the pork I can’t remover the dish...More

Thank carlettems
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived as a party of six without reservation, both host and staff very attentive adjusting tables with a nice table adjacent to window. A combination of guacamole, fajitas and carne asada served with ice cold beers and margaritas, this meal delivered to exceeded expectation. Flavour...More

Thank Inga B
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Yum Yum Yum. We had a couple of meals here whilst staying in Santa Monica. I didn't love their margaritas but their food was great -especially the fish tacos. Actually everything we tried was great and very reasonably priced

Thank travelbunny
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

While visiting the U.S for two weeks we ate at a different restaurant for each meal, each day... Except for this one! The food was so good we had to go back! Great, fresh authentic Mexican food and friendly staff. I have been trying to...More

Thank Peachie307
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 10:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1654 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3282
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-663-1732
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