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La Sandia - Santa Monica

Chef Richard Sandoval, internationally recognized as the Father of Modern Mexican Cuisine, elevates Mexican cooking to new heights at La Sandia. Guests enjoy authentic Mexican specialties served alongside over 200 fine Tequilas and agave spirits. Inspired by his culinary mantra of 'old ways, new hands,' Chef Sandoval reinterprets traditional dishes with innovative techniques and skillful presentation.



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La Sandia
395 Santa Monica Place, 305 N
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Tel. 310.393.3300


Daily 11:30am to 4:00pm


Daily 4:00pm to close


Sundays 11:30am to 3:00pm


Sunday-Friday All Night Happy Hour
At the Tequila Bar & Lounge
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Easter Brunch

Come celebrate Easter by having a delicious Mexican brunch at La Sandia, Guests can enjoy menu items like Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Chocolate Waffles, and more. 

In addition to our delightful brunch menu, each table will also be receiving a plate of Mexican wedding cookies, which are a traditional pastry served on this day.

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Guacamole Festival!

Chef Richard Sandoval introduces guests to La Sandia's Fourth Annual Guacamole Festival, featuring guacamoles that highlight regional flavors, including: Yucatan, Baja, Sur, Norteno, and Pacifico!
Join us May 1st - June 15th for the celebration!

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Latin Light Menu

Chef Sandoval has partnered with Chef and Dietitian, Diane Henderiks to develop a new light and healthy menu. Each item is 500 calories or less and is packed with flavor.

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All Night Happy Hour

At the Tequila Bar & Lounge

$2 Tuesdays

4-7 PM | At the Tequila Bar & Lounge
$2 Tacos... al pastor / skirt steak / chicken tinga / carnitas
$2 Torta Sliders.... chicken tinga / carnitas
$2 Tecate to wash it all down

Sunday Brunch

Sunday Brunch features Huevos Rancheros, Mexican Chocolate Waffles, Iron Skillet Steak and Eggs... Linger over the afternoon and wash down your brunch favorites with Bloody Marias and Tropical Fruit Margaritas.  Salud!

Every Sunday from 11:30AM-3PM.

$5 Bottomless Guac

Monday-Friday / 4PM-7PM
Bottomless Guacamole at the Tequila Bar
$5 per 2 guests

Planning a party?

For your next gathering, choose from one ofour signature dining experiences, or let us help you customize one!
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