1212 Santa Monica

1212, 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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Guest capacity 20 to 1,000
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About 1212 Santa Monica

1212 Santa Monica is a restaurant and wedding venue that is situated in Santa Monica, California. This restaurant, found only minutes from the beach, combines modernity and tradition to provide a distinctive setting for weddings and other special events. It supplies couples and their loved ones with a warm, welcoming ambiance, delicious cuisine, and a dedicated staff.

Facilities and Capacity

This venue offers more than 12,000 square feet of event space for to-be-weds’ dream engagement parties, wedding showers, elopements, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. Its first floor includes the spacious main bar and dining room, where couples and their guests will marvel at the eclectic mixture of materials used. Wood floors, colorful tiles, textured stone, and wood bow trusses can all be found here. In addition, the restaurant supplies patio seating, where guests can look out onto the promenade and enjoy its bustling energy. Stairs lead from the first floor to the second-floor balcony area, with a private dining room and after-hours lounge providing extra seating. The majestic ceiling features more than 100 copper drop lights, adding a charming touch to any event.

Services Offered

1212 Santa Monica features a professional staff that enjoys working closely with couples to help bring their wedding visions to life. They take the time to get to know to-be-weds, ensuring that each event is an accurate reflection of the couple’s one-of-a-kind love and style. The venue offers a wide range of services to assist in providing experiences that are as free of stress as possible. When booking your celebration here, you may avail of services such as all-inclusive packages, event planning, lighting and sound, setup, cleanup, and more.

Cuisine

This restaurant’s Chef Luca Maita is internationally trained and creates customized menus to suit to-be-weds’ individual tastes and needs for their big day. Using fresh, locally sourced ingredients, he prepares dishes that are sure to delight couples and their loved ones alike. Various dining options are available at the venue, including buffets, cocktail receptions, family-style service, French service, plated service, stations, and others. In addition, clients may opt for either cash, a limited, or an open bar for their event while enjoying the following bar services:

  • Bartending
  • Champagne toast
  • House beer, liquor, and wine
  • Premium liquor
  • Signature drink
  • Specialty beer and wine
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Catering by 1212 Santa Monica
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1212 Santa Monica
Private dining room
Private dining room
Entrance
Entrance
Second-floor private dining
Second-floor private dining
Board room
Board room
Speciality cocktails
Speciality cocktails
Patio
Patio
Flexible event space
Flexible event space
Entrance from outside
Entrance from outside
Space for intimate gatherings
Space for intimate gatherings
Balcony
Balcony
Private dining room bar - second floor
Private dining room bar - second floor
Private dining room lighting
Private dining room lighting
First-floor wine cellar
First-floor wine cellar
Wall art
Wall art
Area for private dining
Area for private dining
Seating on the balcony
Seating on the balcony
Elegant tables and chairs
Elegant tables and chairs
Catering by 1212 Santa Monica
Catering by 1212 Santa Monica
Event setup
Event setup
The staff
The staff
Time to celebrate
Time to celebrate
Elegant event spaces
Elegant event spaces
Private dining room
Private dining room
PDR wood table
PDR wood table
Private dining room
Private dining room
PDR wood table
PDR wood table
PDR wood table
PDR wood table
Silver table PDR
Silver table PDR
Main dining room
Main dining room
Booths - second floor
Booths - second floor
Main dining room
Main dining room
Main dining room
Main dining room
Main dining room
Main dining room
Lights
Lights
Main bar
Main bar
Main dining room
Main dining room
The restaurant's vegan burger
The restaurant's vegan burger
Chicken pesto spaghetti
Chicken pesto spaghetti
Tray passed appetizers
Tray passed appetizers
On-order food
On-order food
Main bar - entrance
Main bar - entrance
Main bar area
Main bar area
The restaurant's old fashioned
The restaurant's old fashioned
Second bar
Second bar
Stationary and tray-passed appetizers
Stationary and tray-passed appetizers
Stationary and tray-passed appetizers
Stationary and tray-passed appetizers
The staff
The staff
Mushroom arancini
Mushroom arancini
Cheeseburger sliders
Cheeseburger sliders
Ribye steak 12 oz
Ribye steak 12 oz
1212 Burger
1212 Burger
The staff
The staff
Hanger steak
Hanger steak
Burrata and prosciutto salad
Burrata and prosciutto salad
Asian wings
Asian wings
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Amuse
Amuse
Cheers!
Cheers!
Branzino
Branzino
Panna cotta
Panna cotta
Lamb chop
Lamb chop
Tray-passed appetizers
Tray-passed appetizers
Seafood fresh spaghetti
Seafood fresh spaghetti
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Custom menu
Catering by 1212 Santa Monica
Catering by 1212 Santa Monica
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1212 Santa Monica
Private dining room
Private dining room

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2 Reviews for 1212 Santa Monica

Recommended by 100% of couples


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0
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    Janessa · Married on 02/07/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Wonderful wedding event!!!!!

    Lucian and the 1212 team were fantastic! Lucian is extremely competent, professional, caring, kind individual who went out of his way to my experience amazing! The 1212 staff was professional and the food was great. Highly recommend.

    Sent on 06/06/2020

    1212 Santa Monica's reply:

    Janessa,

    Thank you very much for your kind words, we hope to see you soon again!
    Be safe and strong!

    Best,
    Lucian Tudor

1212 Santa Monica FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 500
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 500
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    China
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Lighting/Sound
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Dessert
    Server(s)
    Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 35
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    1000
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    20
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • Describe your venue:
    Restaurant
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Cake
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Get Ready Rooms
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    French Service
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Audio Equipment
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Chocolate Fountain
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    March
    April
    May
    July
    August
    September
    October
    November
    December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    June
    October

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  • 1212, 3rd Street Promenade Santa Monica, CA, 90401 See on map
    3105769996 (Phone number)
    310-308-3912 (Other Phone Number)
    Sun to Thurs- 11:30am-10pm Fri to Sat - 11:30am-11pm For Private Events, we can be open until 2 am
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