Hinterland

New American

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Overview

Hinterland, a chic, midcentury-modern bistro in Santa Monica, serves refined New American seafood fare. Menu highlights include dishes like grilled country-cut pork chop topped with chimichurri, shrimp and white cheddar grits with chorizo and charred shishito peppers or Greek-style octopus salad with hummus, paired with global craft beers and a French- and California-heavy wine list.

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Accolades

  • 15 New Under-the-Radar Restaurants Around LA 2016 - Zagat
  • 10 Best New Weekend Brunches Around LA 2016- Zagat

Menu for Hinterland

Brunch

To Begin

  • Avocado Toast Pickled radish, shallot, poached egg
    $11.00
  • Pork Belly Skillet Spicy tomato sauce, yucca, red onion, pickled cabbage
    $13.00
  • Octopus Salad Tomato, cucumber, romesco, tangerina vinaigrette
    $15.00
  • PEI Mussels Tomato, capers, shallot, white wine, grilled rustic bread
    $15.00
  • Brussels Sprouts Salad Black mission fig, granny smith apple, candid walnut, pecorino, wild arugula
    $12.00
  • Burrata & Tomato Salad Grilled green onion, balsamic vinaigrette, picked shallot basil oil
    $13.00

Offerings

  • French Toast Fresh fruit, whipped cream, bourbon caramel, powdered sugar, toasted pecans
    $13.00
  • Coconut & Almond Granola Seasonal fruit, greek yogurt
    $11.00
  • Shrimp & Grits Creamy whit cheddar grits, chorizo, charred shishito peppers
    $24.00
  • Hinterland Cheeseburger Aged cheddar, bacon-caramelized onions, pickles, french fries
    $18.00
  • Spanish Omelette Roasted peppers, chorizo, summer squash, potatoes, white cheddar, spring onions
    $15.00
  • Breakfast Burrito Chorizo, eggs, cotija, avocado, sour cream
    $13.00
  • The Classic 2 eggs, applewood smoked bacon, potatoes, rustic toast, house made jam
    $15.00
  • Chorizo Skillet Potatoes, eggs, avocado, sour cream, bacon pecorino
    $13.00

Sides

  • Two Eggs Prepared your way
    $5.00
  • Applewood Bacon
    $5.00
  • Toast
    $3.00
  • Avocado
    $3.00
  • Roasted Potatoes
    $6.00
  • Cheesy Grits
    $7.00

Charcuterie

  • Pate Chicken Liver-Bourbon
  • Salami Framani
  • Rillette Pork belly
  • Smoked Duck Applewood smoked, Mary's Duck Breast

Featured Item

  • Oysters cocktail sauce, granita, mignonette
    $21.00
  • Cheese Toasted fruit, bread, sweet mustard, toasted nuts, spiced honey. Daily selection
    $22.00

Dinner

Starters

  • Seasonal Soup Kitchen's whim
    $9.00
  • Smoked Salmon Avocado Toast House smoked, chevre, citrus oil, pickles, dill
    $15.00
  • Crispy Calamari Thai chile sauce, cilantro, lime
    $13.00
  • Octopus Salad Tomato, cucumber, romesco, tangerine vinaigrette
    $15.00
  • Burrata & Tomato Salad Grilled green onion, balsamic vinaigrette, pickled shallot basil oil
    $13.00
  • PEI Mussels Tomato, capers, shallot, whit wine, grilled rustic bread
    $15.00
  • Brussels Sprouts Salad Black mission fig, granny smith apple, candid walnut pecorino, wild arugula
    $12.00
  • Pork Belly Skillet Spicy tomato sauce, yucca, red onion, pickled cabbage
    $13.00

Entree

  • Shrimp & Grits Creamy white cheddar grits, chorizo, charred shishito peppers
    $26.00
  • Grilled Country Cut Niman Pork Chop Butternut squash puree, roasted crimini, turnip, flg gas trique
    $35.00
  • Sea Food Pasta Scallop, PEI mussels, shrimp, tomato, capers, green olive
    $29.00
  • Pan Roasted 1/2 Chicken Grilled radicchio, yukon potato, lemon, jus, garlic
    $28.00
  • Vegetable Linguini Sundried tomato sauce, white wine, seasonal vegetables
    $16.00
  • Hinterland Cheeseburger Aged cheddar, bacon-caramelized onion, pickle, steak fries
    $18.00
  • Grilled 16oz Ribeye Parsnip puree, roasted carrot, potato, red wine reduction
    $39.00

Sides

  • Roasted Cauliflower Red curry yogurt, currants, cilantro, green onion
    $12.00
  • Roasted Acorn Squash Mixed green salad
    $10.00
  • Grilled Corn Skillet Poblano chiles, queso fresco, red onion, chipotle sour cream
    $11.00
  • Garlic Fries Fresh parsley
    $8.00
  • Hummus & Olives Parmesan, parsley
    $8.00

Sweets

  • Half-Baked Peanut Butter Cookie Fresh bananas, warm chocolate sauce, vanilla ice cream
    $9.00
  • Ice Cream Sandwich Chocolate chip cookies, warm chocolate sauce
    $9.00
  • Ivian's Daily Dessert
    $9.00
  • Flourless Chocolate Cake A la mode
    $9.00

Charcuterie

  • Pate Chicken Liver-bourbon
  • Salami Framani
  • Rillette Pork belly
  • Smoked Duck Applewood smoked, Mary's Duck, Breast

Featured Items

  • Shrimp Tostadas guacamole, lime, red onion, cherry tomato, cilantro, cocktail sauce
    $15.00
  • 1/2 Dozen Oysters cocktail sauce, granita, mignonette
    $21.00
  • Cheese Toasted fruit bread sweet mustard, toasted nuts, spiced honey. Daily selection
    $22.00

The Drinks List

Draught Beer

  • Almanac, Craft Pilsner, California 4.8%
    $8.00
  • Green Flash, Tangerine Soul Style IPA, California 7.1%
    $8.00
  • Ale Smith, Oktoberfest, California 5.5%
    $8.00

Bottled Beer

  • Tona, Lager, Nicaragua 4.6%
    $6.00
  • Stiegl, Pilsener, Austria 4.9%
    $7.00
  • North Coast Brewing, Scrimshaw Pilsner, California 4.4%
    $7.00
  • Mother Earth, Boo Koo, IPA, California 6.5%
    $8.00
  • Green Flash, West Coast IPA, California 8.1%
    $8.00
  • Maui Brewing, Mana Wheat, Hawaii 5.5%
    $8.00
  • Hofbrau, Hefeweizen, Germany 5.4%
    $7.00
  • Petrus, Aged Pale Sour Ale, Belgium 7.3%
    $10.00
  • Kiuchi Brewery, Hitachino Nest, White Ale, Japan 5.5%
    $11.00
  • Bear Republic Brewing, Red Rocket Ale, California 6.8%
    $7.00
  • Brasserie D'Achouffe, La Chouffe, Belgian Strong Pale Ale, Belgium 8%
    $9.00
  • Anderson Valley, Barney Flats, Oatmeal Stout, California 5.8%
    $7.00
  • The Bruery, Jardinier, Belgian Pale Ale, California (750 ml)
    $12.00
  • The Bruery, L'Ederacola, Spiced Ale, California (750 ml)
    $12.00

The Wine List

Sparkling

  • Sparkling Rose, Simonnet-Febvre, Brut, Cremant de Bourgogne, France
    Glass $12.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Cava, Vilarnau, Brut, Spain
    Glass $11.00
    Bottle $44.00
  • Sparkling Wine, Scharffenberger Brut, Mendocino County, California
    Bottle $52.00
  • Lambrusco, Monte delle Vigne, Parma, Italy 2014
    Bottle $40.00

White

  • Rose, Clementine, Cotes de Provence, France 2015
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Emmolo Winery, Napa Valley, California 2014
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $52.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Crossings, Marlborough, New Zealand 2016
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Vinho Verde, Broadbent, Portugal 2015
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $40.00
  • Grenache Blanc, Curran, Santa Ynez Valley, California 2015
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $52.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Domaine Wachau, Wachau, Austria 2015
    Glass $12.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Verdejo, Buil & Gine, "Nosis", Rueda, Spain, 2012
    Glass $12.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Sancerre, Pascal Jolivet, Loire, France 2014
    Bottle $64.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Gamble Vineyard, Napa Valley, California, 2014
    Bottle $54.00
  • Pinot Grigio, Kettmeir, Alto Adige, Italy 2015
    Bottle $42.00
  • Cortese, Fox Hill Vineyard, 'Idlewild', Sonoma County, California 2013
    Bottle $78.00
  • Pouilly-Fuisse, Chateau Fuisse, Tete de Cru, Burgundy, France 2012
    Bottle $70.00
  • Muscadet, Luneau Papin, 'Pierre de La Grange', Nantes, Loire, France 2013
    Bottle $38.00
  • Chenin Blanc, Domaine Aux Moines, Savennieres La Roche Aux Moines, Loire, France 2012
    Bottle $74.00
  • Chablis, Christian Moreau Pere & Fils, Chablis, France 2014
    Bottle $64.00
  • Gewurztraminer, Crow Family Vineyard, Willamette Valley, Oregon 2014
    Bottle $50.00
  • Bourgonne Blanc, Olivier Leflaive, 'Les Setilles' Burgundy, France 2013
    Bottle $58.00
  • Burgundy, Theulot Juillot, Mercurey 1er Cru, "Les Saumonts", Vendanges, France 2009
    Bottle $80.00
  • Chardonnay, Westerley, Santa Barbara County, California 2012
    Bottle $62.00
  • Garnacha Bianco, L'Acino 'Chora' Calabria, Italy 2012
    Bottle $44.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Schloss Gobelsburg 'Steinsetz', Kamptal, Austria 2014
    Bottle $62.00
  • Riesling, Hermann J. Wiemer, 'Dry', Finger Lakes, New York, 2013
    Bottle $42.00

Red

  • Pinot Noir, Cline, Sonoma Coast, California 2014
    Glass $14.00
    Bottle $56.00
  • Tempranillo, Beronia, Crianza, Rioja, Spain 2011
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $52.00
  • Malbec, Michel Torino Estate, 'Don David', Calchaqui Valley, Argentina 2014
    Glass $13.00
    Bottle $52.00
  • Syrah, Domaine de Saint Cosme, Cotes du Rhone, France 2015
    Glass $12.00
    Bottle $48.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Daou, Paso Robles, California 2015
    Glass $16.00
    Bottle $64.00
  • Barbera, Forlorn Hope, Napa Valley, California 2014
    Bottle $70.00
  • Pinot Coir, J. Christopher, "Hinterland" Willamette Valley, Oregon 2013
    Bottle $60.00
  • Pinot Noir, Las Brisas Vineyard, 'Ryme', Carneros, California 2013
    Bottle $75.00
  • Pinot Noir, Ghostwriter, 'Amaya Ridge', Santa Cruz Mountains, California 2013
    Bottle $90.00
  • Tempranillo, R. Lopez de Heredia, Vina Tondonia, Rioja, Spain 2004
    Bottle $90.00
  • Grenache, Birichino, Besson Vineyard, Old Vines, Central Coast, California 2012
    Bottle $44.00
  • Grenache, Chateau La Nerthe, Chateauneuf-du-Pape, France 2011
    Bottle $105.00
  • Nerello Mascalese, Pietradolce, "Archineri", Etna Rosso, Italy 2012
    Bottle $68.00
  • Super Tuscan, Terrabianca, "Campaccio" Tuscany, Italy 2011
    Bottle $72.00
  • Brunello di Montalcino, Mastro Janni, Tuscany, Italy 2011
    Bottle $105.00
  • Anjou Rouge, Rene and Agnes Mosse, Anjou, France 2013
    Bottle $60.00
  • Bordeaux Blend, Dominus 'Nappanook' Napa Valley, California 2011
    Bottle $120.00
  • Syrah, Fausse Piste, 'Garde Manger', Pacific Northwest 2014
    Bottle $52.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Faust, Napa Valley, California 2013
    Bottle $88.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Altus, Napa Valley, California 2010
    Bottle $175.00

2917 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Modern, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Groups, Hot Spot, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Wine/Beer Only
    Phone: (310) 399-0805
  • Private Dining Room: No