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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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“panang curry” (29 reviews)
“chicken sausage” (10 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll 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 today

We wandered in here for a late lunch with no particular expectations and were pleasantly wowed. From the service to the food and drinks this place has high standards across all areas.

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a great restaurant. We had two in our party that are gluten free and the gluten free options were delicious. The menu was creative and varied- we had a party of 7 including kids and teens and all were happy. I admit I...More

Thank Meredith L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect place to dine in Santa Monica. Food and service were excellent. Great selection on menu with a wide range of prices. Would definitely return.

Thank rexcoast
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will enjoy this attractive, friendly, affordable restaurant. A shout out to Lea - a terrific server! The menu is creative & varied & the kitchen did a great job of making it all delicious. Located on the outside of the big shopping mall, it...More

Thank Ellen I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience everything was fabulous ! Everything organic and sustainable. Service was good , Best meal we had on this trip to la . We will come back .

Thank e0frantz
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I were feeling like having something healthy for dinner, so I made reservations here. The Hummus appetizer was AWESOME! She loved her Quinoa dish with grilled chicken. The fish tacos and Sangria were really good too! Great service & clean facilities!!!

Thank Soccamomma1316
Reviewed 1 week ago

From first impressions it looks like a very casual place, but as it is relaxed in formalities, and not a white table cloth place, its service is on very high standard and the food is top of the top. At first we had a lunch...More

Thank 5lizzy55
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not a vegan, but I went there with a vegan. They have great options for both. In fact, I ended up ordering a vegan dish and it was fantastic! Their menu offers really fresh food with tonnes of flavour!

Thank melissajazz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great restaurant with many very tasty choices. Extremely healthy menu with many vegan and gluten free options if you are so inclined The Edamame Dumplings really stood out. A very large restaurant but service was fast and there was little to no wait for...More

Thank hardwoodguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love the one in El Segundo and while in Santa Monica with friends I found out this was here!! So good, clean healthy menu and food. Highly recommended.

Thank Richard K
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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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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