Santa Monica Yacht Club

Modern American

  • 94
  • 2015 Best Cocktail Program
  • 2016 Best Seafood
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Overview

Fresh seafood like striped bass ceviche, lobster burrata toast and grilled branzino with chimichurri sauce are nightly affairs at Santa Monica Yacht Club. Owner/chef Andrew Kirschner’s seafood-focused eatery features an elegant nautical theme replete with wood-paneled walls finished with an octopus mural, blue leather banquettes and hanging sea-glass globes. The intimate bar features a thoughtful wine list and excellent cocktails like the King Tupac made with pisco, passion fruit, pear, egg white and cinnamon.

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Menu for Santa Monica Yacht Club

Dinner Menu

Raw

  • Todays Oysters cocktail sauce, yuzu mignonette
    $18.00
  • Yellowtail citrus, white soy, whipped ricotta, shiso
    $16.00
  • Ceviche striped bass, coconut water, cilantro, jalapeno
    $14.00
  • Torched Spanish Mackerel ginger, togarashi, bonito
    $12.00
  • Ridgeback Prawn Tostada Cucumber avocado, onion, lime
    $13.00
  • Swordfish Carpaccio meyer lemon, chili oil basil
    $12.00

Fish

  • Salt Cod Brandade Fritters white anchovy & lemon mayo
    $11.00
  • Bbq Eel Lunch Box rice,egg,togarashi,sweet soy
    $12.00
  • Octo-Bun Octopu olive aioli,tomato,arugula,potato bun
    $15.00
  • Spaghetti Bottarga chili,garlic,breadcrumb
    $12.00
  • Swordfish Nduja Bruschetta calabrian chili,dried olive
    $10.00
  • Sweet and Sour Sardine onion,fennel,grapes,pine nuts
    $13.00
  • Dorade mushrooms,grilled ramps,shrimp reduction
    $15.00
  • Grilled John Dory cauliflower couscous and mousse
    $16.00
  • Charred Octopus potato salsa verde,smoked paprika
    $17.00

Crustacean

  • Crab Cake singaporean chili sauce,cilantro,pea shoots
    $15.00
  • Mussels Tangerine olive,fennel,aleppo pepper
    $13.00
  • Shrimp North Shore Style garlic,chili,lemon,dipping bread
    $15.00
  • Manila Clams heirloom bean & tomato bread salad, chorizo vin
    $14.00
  • Lobster Toast garlic aioli, lemon,dried roe,chive
    $17.00

Meat

  • Vitello Tonato veal loin, tuna sauce, parmesan, caper
    $13.00
  • Pork Jowl tomato, pecorino, charred shallot
    $15.00
  • Lamb Kabobs banana raita, piquillo pepper harissa
    $11.00
  • Bone-In New York 16 oz dry aged, olive oil, lemon
    $49.00

Garden

  • Fried Smashed Potatoes sea urchin aioli
    $9.00
  • Grilled Asparagus white anchovy vinaigrette, breadcrumbs
    $9.00
  • Baby Artichokes arugula hazelnut pesto, pecorino
    $10.00
  • Green Papaya and Cabbage Slaw fish sauce, herbs, peanuts
    $8.00
  • Warm Farro Salad apple, kale, mustard, candied pecan
    $9.00
  • Grilled Caesar marinated white anchovy, soft egg, sourdough
    $10.00

Drink Menu

Aperitifs

  • Smyc Martini gin, bianco vermouth, smyc orange bitters. up
    $14.00
  • Seamail rum, lime, pineapple, cava. flute
    $14.00
  • Bramble gin, lemon, blackberries. rocks
    $14.00

Firewater

  • Old Fashioned bourbon, bitters, orange peel. rocks
    $14.00
  • Smooth Sailing jamaican pot stilled rum, orange bitters, green chartruese. rocks
    $14.00
  • Julep rye whiskey, cognac, mint, sugar. rocks

Long Drinks

  • Don's Mai Tai a blend of aged rums, lime, grapefruit, pebble ice, absinthe.
    $14.00
  • Terrington Punch gin, lavendar, lime, a hint of an herbal elixir, soda.
    $14.00
  • Queens Park Swizzle rum, lime, bitters, mint, pebble ice.
    $14.00
  • Singapore Sling gin, bendictine, cherry heering, lemon, pineapple, egg white, soda.
    $14.00

Cocktails

  • Hotel Nacional Special aged rum, pineapple juice, apricot liqueur, lime. up
    $14.00
  • Eastern Standard vodka, cucumber, lime, mint. up
    $14.00
  • Army/Navy gin, lemon, almond, orange flower water. up
    $14.00
  • Picante De La Casa tequila blanco, mezcal, lime, agave, fresno chili, cilantro. rocks
    $14.00

Housemade Sodas

  • Ginger Beer
    $6.00
  • Orange Whip
    $6.00
  • Cucumber/Mint
    $6.00
  • Blackberry Lemonade
    $6.00

Bottled Drinks

  • Mexican Coke or Sprite
    $5.00
  • Diet Coke
    $5.00
  • Abita Root Beer
    $5.00

Beer

  • Smoked Helles, Ballast Point, Ca
    Draught $7.00
  • Scrimshaw Pils, Mendocino Brewing, Ca
    Draught $7.00
  • Boont Amber, Anderson Valley Brewing, Ca
    Draught $8.00
  • Ipa, Lagunitas, Ca
    Bottle $8.00
  • Piercing Pils, Dog Fish Head, De
    Draught $8.00
  • Belgian White, Santa Monica Brew Works, Ca
    Draught $8.00
  • Grapefruit Ipa, Sierra Nevada, Ca
    Draught $8.00
  • Porter, Deschutes, or
    Draught $8.00

Rose

  • '14 Txakolina Rose Amestoi, Spain
    $48.00
  • '13 Provence Rose, Chateau L'afrique, France
    $13.00
    $52.00

White Wine

  • '14 Sauv. Blanc , Bodkin, Ca
    $13.00
    $52.00
  • '13 Irsai Oliver, Szoke Matyas, Hungary
    $11.00
    $44.00
  • '12 Chardonnay, Mount Eden, Ca
    $15.00
    $60.00
  • '13 Albarino, Granbazan, Spain
    $15.00
    $60.00
  • '13 Pinot Grigio, Lageder, Italy
    $12.00
    $48.00
  • '13 Gruner Veltliner, Weixelbaum, Austria
    $12.00
    $48.00
  • '13 Rebisaca, Do Ferreiro, Spain
    $62.00
  • 13 Sancerre, Alain Gueneau, France
    $65.00
  • '13 Muscadet, Chateau Beau Soleil, France
    $42.00
  • '13 Riesling, Stony Hill, Ca
    $69.00
  • '13 Chardonnay, Radio Coteau, Ca
    $125.00

Bubbles

  • Cava, Avinyo Nv, Spain
    $12.00
    $48.00
  • Cremant De Loire Rose, M. Bonnamy, France
    $12.00
    $48.00
  • Prosecco, Merotto Brut, Italy
    $52.00
  • Champagne, Billecart-Salmon, France
    $176.00
  • Sparkling Vouvray, Petite Coteau, France
    $52.00

Red Wine

  • '11 Barbera D'alba, Renato Corina, Italy
    $14.00
    $56.00
  • '12 Bordeaux , Duc De Nauves, France
    $15.00
    $60.00
  • '12 Beaujolais, Dom. De Lardy, France
    $13.00
    $52.00
  • '13 Pinot Noir, Hitching Post, Ca
    $13.00
    $52.00
  • '11 Rioja Crianza, Luberri, Spain
    $48.00
  • '11 Saint Laurent, Juris, Austria
    $63.00
  • '12 Syrah, Emanuel Tres, Ca
    $68.00
  • '12 Cabernet Sauvignon, Vineyard 29, Ca
    $85.00
  • '10 Pinot Noir, Chehalem, or
    $125.00

620 Santa Monica Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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Details
  • Price Range: $$$
    Atmosphere: Intimate, Modern, Rustic, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Groups, Hot Spot, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (310) 587-3330
  • Private Dining Room: Yes