things to do in santa monicaThere is a lot to love about the ocean and Santa Monica, California. It is easy to find things to do in Santa Monica like the Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Pier when you are looking for something fun to do. However, when your tummy begins to rumble, it can be hard to decide where to go for a delicious meal to tame your hunger. When you stay with us at Hotel Carmel, we have a few suggestions for finding the best seafood dishes in Santa Monica to satisfy your taste buds.

Upscale Dining At Santa Monica Water Grill

For an upscale dining experience with gourmet culinary creations, there is no better place than the Santa Monica Water Grill. Conveniently located on Ocean Ave, the Water Grill offers a breadth of exquisite dishes that will leave your taste buds singing. By offering everything from raw bar choices to mouthwatering steak and fish entrees, there is something for every palate.  

Savory Sushi Sugarfish

If you love seafood, but prefer it to be wrapped with fresh ingredients and rolled in rice or seaweed, then Sugarfish is the perfect place for you! Whether you are grabbing a quick lunch or searching for a relaxing dinner, the Sugarfish is ideal. It is located nearby all of the other things to do in Santa Monica so that you can easily drop in at your convenience or even order delivery and enjoy it from the comforts of your Hotel Carmel accommodations.

A Charming Meal At Herringbone Santa Monica

When you are in search of the perfect pairing of wine and seafood as well as a charming atmosphere, a meal at Herringbone Santa Monica is a must. Known for their “Oyster Hour,” the Herringbone is especially great for couples or groups of friends looking for the best seafood and drinks at the best price. You can also take a look at their other menus for brunches, dinner, and oh so sweet desserts!

Only The Best

When you stay with us at Hotel Carmel, you will be right in downtown Santa Monica with all of the best opportunities right outside your doorstep. Many of the best things to do and dining experiences in Santa Monica are within a short walking distance, and it is easy to find something you love without needing to venture too far. The next time you are staying with us at Hotel Carmel, check out these three incredible seafood hubs and many of the other unique places for an unforgettable experience on the ocean shores of Santa Monica.