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Fritto Misto

601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
+1 310-458-2829
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (113 reviews)
“salads” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Possibly my favorite Italian restaurant EVER! Everything I ate tasted as if it was made in Italy! The bread, the dipping oil, the pasta! Magnifico!!!!

Thank Belinda H
Reviewed 6 days ago

We've been going to Fritto Misto for years and I am glad to report that the quality of food and service remained of excellent quality. Our favorite is the salmon special over the squid linguini and artichoke gniocchi. But we've tried a variety of dishes...More

Thank LAVict0ria
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location, staff and atmosphere were great. Menu is highlighted by 'mix and match' pasta where you have the ability to select the type of pasta, sauce and meat from a list of options. Additional meal choices as well but myself and my family opted for...More

Thank bobs60641
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicious meal here last weekend. All four of us ordered a different pasta dish and each of us LOVED ours!!! We were just talking about it again tonight! Great atmosphere, very friendly staff...our service was wonderful and attentive. We will definitely go...More

Thank MacccD
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You must order the Grotto Misto appetizers! It is cheap and delicious. The spaghetti also very nice.

Thank 萬泉 林
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A bit like a corner hole in the wall. Small. Old fashioned. Great food with lots to choose from. Daughter had cheese ravioli with pesto and claimed it was the best ever. Boys (wanted a basic meat sauce which they don't have!!) had fettuccini noodles...More

Thank AMY82371
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice small Italian, feels like a neighborhood restaurants with many frequent visitors. A great selection of very tasty pastas, some nice starters and salads and friendly service. If you, like me, stay in some of the close by hotels make sure you...More

Thank sandbypag
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Great little Italian place! Not near the shops or boardwalk, but worth the walk! Had the Carbonara & it was delicious! Not too pricy and great service! A must if you're in the area!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We found this place by complete accident on our first day in Santa Monica and came back on our last night in town 3 days later because it was soooo good! Our waitress, Cynthia, even remembered us and our order from the first time we...More

Thank Jim-Deanna
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The restaurant is well-positioned, almost opposite the metro. The menu is totally based around pasta - some set dishes and then the option of making your own dishes by adding sauces and meat/fish. There is no children's option as such but they cook half dishes....More

Thank Lirac
Nearby
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
...More
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David R
Do they accept credit cards?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90401-2507
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-458-2829
  • E-mail
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