Via Veneto

A romantic, candle-lit setting on Main Street, this bustling Italian bistro combines authentic tradition with premium, locally sourced, seasonal ingredients. This Santa Monica restaurant has been a leader in fine Italian cuisine since 2001. When its creator, Fabrizio came to the United States decades ago he decided to start this intimate and charming spot, often considered by Italian-lovers to be one of the best restaurants in Santa Monica.

All of the pasta at Via Veneto Santa Monica is homemade, and they’re proud to locally source ingredients and fresh seasonal produce to create their authentic dishes. Loved by celebrities like Chrissy Teigen- the upscale ambiance and warm, friendly staff at Via Veneto make any guest feel like a VIP.

Whether you’re solo dining, it’s a date night, or you’ve got a special occasion, this Santa Monica Restaurant boasts delicious classic and a lovely drinks menu that’s sure to please any Italian fanatic.


Yelp Rating

  • Truffle crusted filet mug on is to die for. Tiny portion BUT it was soooo rich with flavor. Perfectly executed. The only thing that could have made this... Full Review