From Our Editors
One of the most-frequented French restaurants in Santa Monica, Cafe Dana has a flavorful menu. The relaxed environment and great menu options allow visitors to focus on what matters: the terrific food.
There's no specific recommended attire, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, if you're searching for the perfect spot for a family gathering (or a birthday meal), it's rated as a nice local option for big groups and families with children. In addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you.
A breakfast and brunch staple in the community for more than 25 years, you shouldn't walk away from Cafe Dana disappointed. The restaurant is easily reachable by public transit, and visitors who drive have access to a private lot nearby (or can park on the street).