Taste of Santa Monica Place

THROUGH AUGUST 14

We are launching "Taste of Santa Monica Place" on Friday, August 5th-14th to celebrate our 1 year anniversary.  Get a taste of all Santa Monica Place has to offer by experiencing special pre-fixe menus at participating restaurants. The pre-fixe menus will offer the restaurants’ finest offerings.  Pre-fixe menus include a $20 per person 3-course lunch option and $30 per person 3-course dinner option. 

The Market Participating Restaurant Menus

The Curious Palate
Reservations are available at Opentable.com or at 310-752-4110. 
220 Broadway, Santa Monica

THE CURIOUS PALATE LUNCH:

1st Course

  • Pazole Rojo
  • Tripe, white hominy, cripsy pork belly

2nd Course

  • Beef Cheek Tacos
  • Braised in espresso, peanut mole

3rd Course

  • Tres Leche Cake
  • Rum raisin ice cream

THE CURIOUS PALATE DINNER:

1st Course

  • Chilled cucumber soup with yogurt, madras curry, and habanero honeyor
  • Crispy calamari with tomato confit, shishito peppers, morrocan olive vinaigrette.

2nd Course

  • Espresso rubbed beef tenderloin with peanut mole, creme fraiche, potato puree and chimichurrioror   - OR -
  • Big eye tuna with silver pearl barley risotto, sweet corn puree, heirloom carrot, and piment espelette.

3rd Course

  • White chocolate souffle cake with rum raisin ice cream and mectarine puree

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Primi al Mercato
888-530-5204

PRIMI AL MERCATO LUNCH - $20:

  • Cup of Daily Soup and Piatto Unico
  • Choice of Fresh Fish and Salad or Meat Skewer of the day (rotating between Quail, Chicken and Pork Loin).

PRIMI AL MERCATO DINNER - $30:


  • A choice of Soup or Salad
  • Fish or Meat Skewer with Pasta
  • Dessert


Additional participating restaurants include Ozumo, La Sandia, Zengo,  Sonoma Wine Garden, Xino, Pizza Antica and Blue Stove. View their menus here.