Blue Plate Taco
1515 Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA
Blue Plate Taco brings the coastal approach of Mexican food to the heart of down town Santa Monica. As they are known to have some of the best tacos around, they also serve up a wide variety of dishes crafted with organic and sustainably farmed fresh ingredients. The atmosphere is definitely attention drawing and really compliments the fun and delicious food. A large majority of their dining is hosted on their outdoor patio area, in which they did such a wonderful job with decor and colorful lights in the evening.
Their extensive margarita and cocktail menu presents for the hardest decision of the meal…. Which one to choose?! If you’re a fan of choices when it comes to food as well, they offer flights of their fresh salsa options, made in house daily. Each of these salsas are inspired by different regions of Mexico; like an adventure without the plane ticket!
As if you haven’t had enough fun choices so far, their taco menu offers a wide variety, including vegetarian options that are accompanied by a large portion of rice and beans. Be sure to save room for dessert; Blue Plate Taco offers the most incredible gelato. These gelatos are crafted locally and rotated daily. Be sure to add this spot to your dining list when visiting Santa Monica.
*Lilmiszlanah’s MUST Try Recommendations:
- Hibiscus Margarita
- Salsa Flight
- Poblano & Corn Queso Dip
- Lobster Tacos