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Santa Monica Café Menu

*walk-ins only – no reservations

Served with lemons, SMS Classic Cocktail Sauce and Mignonette. Ask your server for our Daily Selection.

Oyster on the Half Shell $2.95
Dozen $30

Alaskan King Crab Legs (market price)
Build Your Own Seafood Tower $90
Please ask your server for the delectable details
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Chilled Whole Cracked Dungeness Crab $26
Served with SMS Spicy Mustard Sauce
Sautéed Dungeness Crab $29
Sautéed in butter, garlic, shallots and white wine.

ahi tuna tartareAhi Tuna Tartare $15
With avocado, cucumber, tomato, micro-basil, chives, chili sauce and balsamic reduction with wonton chips

calamari frittiCalamari Fritti $14
Lightly breaded and served with housemade spicy tomato sauce and lemon aioli

Steamed Mussels $17
With white wine, tomatoes, garlic, shallots and grilled ciabatta

Steamed Littleneck Clams $17
With white wine, tomatoes, garlic, shallots and grilled ciabatta

Dungeness Crab Cakes $16
2 Crab Cakes served with SMS Spicy Mustard Sauce and organic greensPacific Coast Ceviche (9)

Shrimp Cocktail $15
5 poached jumbo white Shrimp, served with SMS Classic Cocktail Sauce and lemon

Pacific Coast Fish Ceviche $13
White Fish marinated in citrus juice with tomato, onion, jalapeno, cilantro and topped with avocado, served with corn tortilla chips

New England Clam ChowderNew England Clam Chowder $7/$9
Our family recipe with Ocean Clams, onions, celery, potatoes and cream (no bacon)

Manhattan Clam Chowder $7/$9
Ocean Clams, celery, onions, potatoes, plum tomatoes and oregano

Fish Chowder $7/$9
An assortment of fish with potatoes, corn and onions in an aromatic finfish and tomato broth

King Crab Bisque 8oz $10 / 12oz $13 / 16oz $16 / 32oz $22
A creamy and savory bisque made with the perfect blend of King Crab and spices

Squid Ink Pasta $24
A medley of Shrimp, Calamari, Bay Scallops, crimini mushrooms and basil tossed in a yuzu soy sauce

Pan Roasted Chilean Seabass $34
Served with pan roasted polenta cakes, a medley of fresh vegetables and finished with a red beet puree.

Grilled Swordfish $28
Served with roasted cauliflower, fingerling potatoes, caramelized red onions and finished with tomato basil vinaigrette.

Cioppino $28
A traditional Italian fish stew with Clams, Mussels, Fish, Shrimp and Calamari in a spicy tomato broth with garlic, shallots and grilled ciabatta
Add in Atlantic Lobster Tail $10

Alaskan Cod Fish and Chips $15
Battered and quick fried, served with french fries, SMS Traditional Tartar Sauce and lemon

Grilled Salmon $27
Served with couscous, topped with cranberry, tomatoes and cilantro and finished with Santa Monica yogurt dill sauce.

Five Cheese Ravioli with Shrimp and Bay Scallops $23
Sautéed in a lemon garlic butter with baby spinach and cremini mushrooms
Add Atlantic Lobster Tail $10

Sesame Crusted Albacore $22
Served on a bed of corn-mashed potatoes and asparagus, drizzled with SMS Wasabi Soy Dressing

Pan Roasted Scallops $30
Served on a bed of Lotus black rice, grilled corn, capers, bell peppers and carrot purée

Hawaiian Poke Bowl $20
Ahi Tuna poke served with a choice of rice or baby kale, with carrots, cucumber, green onion and daikon sprouts with a drizzle of SMS Original Hawaiian Poki Dressing and topped with avocado, Tobiko Caviar and sesame seeds

Served with your choice of house salad, Caesar salad or french fries (sliders excluded)

Lobster Burger $20
Served on a Rockenwagner Brioche bun with cucumber, butter lettuce, tomato and lemon aioli
Add Avocado $2

Grilled Mahi Mahi Flatbread Sandwich $16
With shredded cabbage, pesto aioli and grilled peppers
Add Avocado $2

Lobster Roll $24
Maine Lobster meat with lemon aioli and chopped chives in a butter toasted Rockenwagner Brioche roll

Fresh Albacore Tuna Melt

Albacore Tuna Melt $14
Fresh Albacore Tuna salad with fontina cheese and tomatoes on Rockenwagner sourdough (contains onions)
Add Avocado $2

Ahi Tuna Sliders $15
Ahi Tuna blackened with a house rub, served on Rockenwagner Brioche slider buns with arugula, red onion, tomatoes and garlic herb aioli
Add a house salad or french fries $5

Spicy Swordfish Sliders $15
Three sliders on Rockenwagner Brioche slider buns with chipotle aioli, spicy coleslaw and tomatoes
Add a house salad or french fries $5

Dungeness Crab LouieCrab Louie $22
A blend of Dungeness and Blue Crab, Artisan Romaine lettuce, tomato, cucumber, hearts of palm and chopped chives with a louie dressing
Add Avocado $2

Grilled Shrimp Panzanella $18
5 jumbo grilled white Shrimp with organic greens, capers, avocado, red onion, radishes, crostinis and tomatoes with white balsamic vinaigrette

Grilled Calamari $17
Served over mixed greens with asparagus, sun-dried tomatoes, red onion, fennel and dried cranberries then drizzled with a raspberry vinaigrette and finished with Pecorino cheese

House Salad $6
Organic greens with cucumber, tomatoes, radish, crostinis, and white balsamic vinaigrette

Side Caesar Salad $6
Chopped Romaine hearts, fresh made Caesar dressing, Parmesan cheese and crostinis

Grilled Atlantic Lobster Tail $12
Sautéed Spinach and Garlic $6
Mixed Vegetables $6
Roasted Potatoes $3
Shrimp $3
Avocado $2
Grilled Ciabatta $1
Extra Sauce $.75

Kid’s Pasta $7
Penne pasta with choice of marinara sauce or butter
Fish & Chips $8
Served with your choice of french fries, fruit or mixed veggies
Grilled Cheese Sandwich $6
Served with your choice of french fries, fruit or mixed veggies
Chicken Tenders $6
Served with your choice of french fries, fruit or mixed veggies

CannoliTiramisu $8
Gourmet Carrot Cake $8
New York Cheesecake with Raspberry Coulis $8
Chocolate Temptation Cake $8
Cannoli $8
Fountain Soft Drinks $3
Iced Tea $3
Hot Tea (assorted varieties) $3
Groundwork Coffee (Certified Organic & Locally Roasted) $3
Sparkling Water or Flat Water $2.99 small/$3.99 large

House White, Storypoint Chardonnay 6oz $9 / 9oz $14 / Bottle $28
Pinot Grigio, Jermann 6oz $15 / 9oz $23 / Bottle $52
Chardonnay, Kali Heart 6oz $10 / 9oz $15 / Bottle $35
Sauvignon Blanc, White Haven 6oz $10 / 9oz $15 / Bottle $35
Sauvignon Blanc, Honig 6oz $10 / 9oz $15 / Bottle $35
Patient Cottat Sancerre 6oz $15 / 9oz $22 / Bottle $52

Canella Rose $9
Prosecco Glass $10 / Bottle $35
Bailly LaPierre Cremant de Bourgogne Glass $10 / Split $20

House Red, Storypoint Cabernet 6oz $9 / 9oz $14 / Bottle $28
Pinot Noir, Sean Minor 6oz $10 / 9oz $15 / Bottle $34
Cabernet, Alexander Valley Estate 6oz $12 / 9oz $18 / Bottle $42

Miraval 6oz $12 / Split $20
Bonny Doon 6oz $12 / 9oz $18 / Bottle $36

310 Blonde Ale (Santa Monica) $5
Santa Monica White Wit (Santa Monica) $6
Dogfish Head (Milton, Delaware) $6
Inclined IPA (Santa Monica) $5
Guinness Stout (Ireland) $6
Peroni (Italy) $6
Bitburger Non Alcoholic (Germany) $4
Stella Artois Draft (Belgium) $7

Corkage Fee $10.00
$5 corkage fee for wines purchased from our market)


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