Massilia – Santa Monica

A Culinary Voyage to the South of France in the Heart of Santa Monica

Nestled along the vibrant Fourth Street in Santa Monica, Massilia stands as a captivating fusion of Mediterranean flavors and captivating ambiance. With its rich history, culinary artistry, and commitment to quality, Massilia has been a beloved fixture in the community for over 25 years.

A Journey Through Time and Taste

The origins of Massilia can be traced back to the bustling port city of Marseille, France. Inspired by the rich culinary traditions of the Mediterranean, the restaurant’s founders sought to create a haven where guests could savor the flavors and aromas of the region.

In 1997, Massilia opened its doors in Santa Monica, quickly gaining a reputation for its authentic and flavorful dishes. Over the years, the restaurant has become a beloved destination for locals and tourists alike, seeking a taste of the Mediterranean in the heart of Southern California.

A Symphony of Mediterranean Flavors

Massilia’s menu is a testament to the diversity and richness of Mediterranean cuisine. From classic dishes such as moules frites and pasta dishes to more regional specialties, the restaurant offers a wide range of options to tantalize every palate.

In addition to its commitment to authenticity, Massilia also takes pride in using the freshest possible ingredients. The restaurant sources its produce from local farmers and suppliers, ensuring that each dish is bursting with flavor.

Unique Dishes that Delight and Surprise

In addition to its classic Mediterranean offerings, Massilia also features a number of unique dishes that are sure to delight and surprise even the most discerning palate.

  • Pan-seared scallops with saffron risotto: Succulent scallops are pan-seared to perfection and served atop a creamy saffron risotto, creating a delicate and flavorful dish.
  • Lamb shank with braised vegetables: Slow-cooked lamb shank is served with a medley of braised vegetables, resulting in a rich and comforting dish that is sure to please.
  • Mediterranean seafood stew: A bountiful stew featuring a variety of fresh seafood, such as shrimp, scallops, mussels, and clams, simmered in a flavorful broth.

Happy Hour and Brunch Specials

Massilia offers a variety of happy hour and brunch specials that are sure to please.

Happy hour: Monday-Friday from 3pm-6pm

  • $5 glasses of wine
  • $6 beers
  • $7 appetizers

Saturday and Sunday from 10am-3pm

  • $10 bottomless mimosas
  • $12 bottomless bloody marys
  • $15 brunch entrees

A Mediterranean Oasis in Santa Monica

Whether you’re a seasoned connoisseur of Mediterranean cuisine or simply looking for a taste of authentic flavors, Massilia is sure to exceed your expectations. With its commitment to quality, captivating ambiance, and delectable dishes, Massilia is a true gem in the heart of Santa Monica.

1445 4th St, Santa Monica, CA 90401


( 310 ) 319-1995



Massilia Hour Hour Menu
( Monday through Friday 4 am to 6pm ):

Happy Hour Menu – Food ( Prices subject to change )
Clams with merguez sausage$9.00
Quiche lorraine bites$7.00
Pan con tomate with prosciutto$8.00
Spanish albondigas meatballs$8.00
Roasted red peppers bruschetta$6.00
Shrimp and tuna ceviche$8.00
Flatbread comté cheese pizza$8.00
Spicy chicken wings$8.00
Crispy calamari$8.00
Fries with harissa mayo$7.00
Socca chips with tapenade & pea hummus$7.00
Marinated olives$5.00
Happy Hour Drink Menu – Drinks 50% Off
All Craft Cocktails50% Off
Wine By the Glass50% Off


Monday9:00 am – 11:00 pm
Tuesday9:00 am – 11:00 pm
Wednesday9:00 am – 11:00 pm
Thursday9:00 am – 11:00 pm
Friday9:00 am – 12:00 am
Saturday9:00 am – 12:00 am
Sunday9:00 am – 11:00 pm


Massilia – Santa Monica

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