We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mariasol Cocina Mexicana

) #61 of 529 Restaurants in Santa Monica $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Latin
401 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3129
+1 310-917-5050
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“guacamole” (30 reviews)
“enchiladas” (19 reviews)
“black beans” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
401 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3129
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (507)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 406 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Mariasol Cocina Mexicana restaurant is at the end of Santa Monica pier offering a spectacular view of the ocean. I ordered the iViva Mexican burrito and requested to seat outside on the deck to enjoy the view. Delicious dishes, amazing ocean view on vacation....couldn't find...More

Thank Depasco
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Even though the restaurant was busy the service was excellent as were the food and drinks.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pier was crowded and so busy and we were glad to sit and enjoy a nice meal with a beautiful view. We had an outside table with a view of the beach and pier. I had the clam chowder which was excellent. Wish we'd...More

Thank MyHumbleOpinion
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I pay $6 a taco and am in California on the water I expect the fish to be fresh, cooked well, and not dried out. I also expect that when a manager and server walk over and notice I'm not eating any of my...More

Thank jessielyneeeeee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is the only restaurant on the pier and is located at the end of it. I was eating solo and got a seat outside and just relaxed while taking in the lights of the rides, especially the ferriswheel which was so cool at...More

Thank nhtigercat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. It's the last restaurant at the end of the pier. We ate outside around sunset so it was an ideal setting. Our server was great and explained things pretty well. I felt we had her towards the end of a long day and...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience here started with walking the pier to the restaurant location. It is a unique walk that was complemented by wonderful sunset. This location is unique to all of Southern California as it is at the end of the Santa Monica pier. The actual...More

Thank salesguytoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened upon this restaurant when we unexpectedly visited the Santa Monica Pier. I was looking for a good waterfront restaurant to celebrate my birthday. I didn't find a good waterfront restaurant, I found a FABULOUS restaurant at Mariasol Cocina Mexicana!!! From the atmosphere, to...More

Thank BT1959
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only thing going for this restaurant is its location. This is the westernmost restaurant on the pier and so it is always busy. I suppose the decor is nice as well. Also, who doesn't love Mexican food? I told my husband when we arrived...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a busy weekend for some drinks and appetizers while we enjoyed the view. The view was amazing and worth fighting the crowds for. The restaurant had high chairs for the kiddos. My michelada was awesome! The food was tasty and service...More

Thank Erik M
Nearby Restaurants
The Lobster
1,667 reviews
.56 km away
Blue Plate Taco
823 reviews
.63 km away
Del Frisco's Grille
721 reviews
.62 km away
Big Deans Oceanfront Cafe
310 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby Attractions
26-Mile Bike Path
1,125 reviews
.47 km away
Santa Monica Beach
5,459 reviews
.60 km away
Santa Monica Pier
12,644 reviews
.44 km away
Pacific Park
745 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
3 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from fj787 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, you would have to contact the restaurant directly.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3129
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-917-5050
  • E-mail
Located at the very end of the picturesque Santa Monica Pier, Mariasol serves mouthwatering Mexican fare reminiscent of that found in the Mexican beach towns of Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta. Visitors enjoy the vivacious colors of the patios and the decor of a true Baja Cantina. Mariasol's use of distinctive sauces, flavorful peppers and fresh fish make this cuisine a favorite among food lovers. Lunch and dinner are served daily.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing