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The delicious evolution of Santa Monica  Although enveloped into the greater Los Angeles metro area, Santa Monica has long existed in its own cozy, little beach bubble. It's got the sun, it's got the sand, but until relatively recently it didn't offer visitors very much of anything else. You'd come to soak up the sights, people watch along the pier, and then perhaps brave the traffic back to whatever part of town offered more reliable high end food and lodging. Not anymore. The Santa Monica of 2018 is suddenly a premiere destination not just for tourists, but for Southern Californian gourmands in search of a weekend staycation right in their own backyard. What gives?

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Buy Local Give Local Week 2016 Video

SM Mirror:

Spotlighting Buy Local Give Local Week's kick-off event Eat2Give on Saturday Sat. 15th with students from Police Activites League SM and local restaurant owners embarking on cooking demo's and fundraising efforts.  #BuyLocalGiveLocal  #Eat2Give #EatLocalSM #BuyLocalSM


Eat Well Week Returns to Santa Monica

SM Mirror-- Have a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier? The Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau (SMCVB) is here to help with the return of its annual Eat Well Week that begins this weekend.

Now in its third year, it will run Sunday, Jan. 4 through Sunday, Jan. 11.  

The popular culinary program allows Santa Monica restaurant-goers to kick off a healthier 2015 as a record number of Santa Monica restaurants offer brand new healthy menu items created exclusively for Eat Well Week.  Read more > > >