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  • “My husband loved the classic Dean's burger! My veggie burger was tasty, too.”

  • “This is a really nice cafe/bar near Santa Monica beach. They have a friendly staff and wonderful locals. I'd definitely would come back the next time I'm in LA.”

  • “I would live here if they would let me. Amazing burgers and cold beer!”

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Customer Reviews

  • Nakia Perkinson

    An amazing way to spend part of our afternoon at the beach!! The tacos were great as were the mozzarella sticks. My son had The shrimp basket and fries which he enjoyed. A glass of wine to top it off. And, it was nice to know the owner was is also a ...

  • TheWorleys Winchfield, United Kingdom

    We Love Big Deans!!! We visited nearly every day of our stay in Santa Monica. Great beer selection. Great sourdough chilli bowl, wraps, and daily food specials. You gotta try the Big Deans Burger - one of the best burgers - anywhere! Staff great too.

  • Ed D

    Location is great, of course, beer is fine.

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About Us

Big Dean's Ocean Front Cafe

Phone (310) 393-2666
Hours Mon: 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue, Wed: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu, Fri, Sat: 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun: 11:00 am - 10:00 pm