Renee's Courtyard Cafe is a restaurant and bar in a unique location in Santa Monica. The place is comprised of…More several rooms of converted apartments and office spaces, all surrounding a courtyard in a brick building dating back to the 1920s. Open nightly for dinner, the menu features "Small Bites" of appetizers and small dishes like buffalo wings, sliders, fig pizza, shrimp cocktail, quesadilla and salads. "Medium Bites" include a few burgers and pasta choices. The "Big Bites" offer steaks, salmon and fried chicken. </p>
<p>Once dinner is over, the crowds gather around the three full-service bars. Most nights find a vibrant young crowd gathered here for drinks and fun. Seating is available in the courtyard, dining room, front bar, middle bar and main bar, all decorated with eclectic and antique artwork, posters, bric-a-brac, mosaics and lighting fixtures. Some nights feature drink specials or live DJs. Happy Hour takes place every night from 5:30pm to 7pm.</p>
The Galley 2442 Main St, Santa Monica, CA90405 The Galley is Santa Monica's oldest restaurant. Around since 1934, it is considered a historic landmark as well as a…More classic neighborhood haunt. Owned and operated by Ron Schur and his wife Camille, this spot is known for its steak platters and seafood pasta dishes, such as Shrimp Diablo and Linguini with Clams. It even serves platters for two, which seems to make it a popular date night spot.
Cafe Delfini 145 W Channel Rd, Santa Monica, CA90402 Gianpietro Silardi and Alessandro Ercoli, owners of Caffe' Delfini, started their restaurant 24 years ago…More with one goal "to create great food" Well, they did it and this little (there are only 15 tables) restaurant is a gem. It's romantic lighting, fantastic food and vast wine list make this place a local favorite.It is a nice place to go when you want to be able to talk and hear the other person you're with. When it is your turn to pick a restaurant for "date night " this is the place to choose.