I've lived in Vancouver, Los Angeles, and NYC but happy to touch on many others. Lets chat!
A great spot in Santa Monica is The Upper West. Its a ways down Pico but the food is great and the room is always full. Beef carpaccio is great but the miso glazed duck meatballs are simply superb. Most of the other places mentioned here by others are... See More
When i lived in Santa Monica one of the things my girlfriend (now my wife) and i loved to do was rip up the PCH on Tuesday afternoons to hit Duke's Malibu. We'd sit at the bar at The Barefoot Bar, eat fish tacos, and chit chat with the locals... See More